Test print on carbon paper of Better or Equal Use, “Belcher Mountain,” work in progress.
 (left) Active Mountaintop removal mining on Guyandotte Mountain, West Virginia.  (right) Red Onion State Prison supermax facility in Pound, VA built on former mining site
 Former mining site redeveloped as a strip mall in Louisa, KY. (Research photograph, J. Becker)
 Mount Olive Correctional Complex outside of Mount Olive, West Virginia, built on the former site of Bullpush Mountain. (Research photographs, J. Becker)
  Coal sample from Federal Correctional Institution McDowell   1lb of coal collected from each post-mining redevelopment site that will be used to create a photographic image depicting each site
  Coal sample from Big Sandy Regional Airport   1lb of coal collected from each post-mining redevelopment site that will be used to create a photographic image depicting each site
  Coal sample from Logan County Airport   1lb of coal collected from each post-mining redevelopment site that will be used to create a photographic image depicting each site
  Coal sample from Mt. Olive Correctional Facility   1lb of coal collected from each post-mining redevelopment site that will be used to create a photographic image depicting each site
  Coal sample from Pickering Knob Business Park   1lb of coal collected from each post-mining redevelopment site that will be used to create a photographic image depicting each site
  Coal sample from Twisted Gun Golf Club   1lb of coal collected from each post-mining redevelopment site that will be used to create a photographic image depicting each site
  Coal sample from United States Penitentiary Big Sandy   1lb of coal collected from each post-mining redevelopment site that will be used to create a photographic image depicting each site
 Experiments testing chemistry and printing surfaces for the coal printing process.
 Tests of the pigment and transfer process that I will adapt to use for the coal printing process.   (left) trouble-shooting transfer process (right) the image developing in water.
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