Not much has changed in 37 years.

Original Caption: There Is Some Local Opposition to Stripping the Land in Southeastern Ohio. Most People, However, Are Employed by the Coal Companies and Are Afraid Any Demands for Reform Will Cost Them Their Jobs. Off Route 800. 10/1973

From a collection of photographs commissioned by the Environmental Protection Agency in the 1970s, and recently posted on Flickr by the National Archives.

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