Photos, Prints, Drawings The house of Kemper and Stella Mae Clay on Shumate's Branch
Photos, Prints, Drawings
- The house of Kemper and Stella Mae Clay on Shumate's Branch
- Contributor Names
- Bradford, Rick (Photographer)
- Created / Published
- Mid- to Late-1980s
- Subject Headings
- - Shumate's Branch
- - Sludge dams
- - Clay, Green
- - Community undevelopment
- - Ethnography
- - Photographs
- - West Virginia -- Shumate's Branch
- - Visit to Homes on Shumate's Branch Prior to Evacuation in Preparation for Slurry Impoundment.
- - Rick Bradford of Edwight, West Virginia, took photographs of homes on Shumate's Branch just before they were torn down to build a slurry impoundment. Dave Bailey describes the houses, their inhabitants, and the way of life on Shumate's Branch in a taped interview. Kemper Clay, Dave Bailey's grandfather, was the son of Green Clay, a grandson of Mitchell Clay, who settled in what is now southern West Virginia in the late 18th century. [CRF-MH-A226]
- 35 mm Color Slide
- Call Number
- AFC 1999/008: CRF-MH-C098-11
- Source Collection
- Coal River Folklife Collection (AFC 1999/008)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
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