Coal & Lumber Scrip Token $5.00 Stearns C&L-Stearns-KY-McCreary County

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  • Sold Date: Nov 18, 2012
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Coal & Lumber Scrip Token $5.00 Stearns C&L-Stearns-KY-McCreary County

Coal Mining & Lumber Company Scrip Token Stearns Coal & Lumber Company. Stearns, Kentucky. McCreary County Condition: Very Good Orco No Date Rare

History of Company Scrip

Coal History, Stearns Coal and Lumber Company:

See information from Kentucky Education Television:

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Stearns

(#920) from Kentucky Life Program 920 (2003)

An exploration of coal-mining and timber industry history in Stearns, a “company town” built in the early 20th century by the Justus Stearns coal and timber company. The historic McCreary County town is also a jumping-off point for the adjacent Big South Fork National Recreation Area. Segment includes a postscript by series host Dave Shuffett. /cgi-bin/cheetah/watch_video.pl?name=kkyli_000920_stearns