Format Photos, Prints, Drawings
Contributors Brianna
Hufford, Mary
Price, Terry
Walker, Brenda
Walker, Justin
Dates 2000
Location Packsville
Raleigh County
West Virginia
Language English
Subjects Basses (Fish)
Community Events
Community Space
Cultural Landmarks
Little League
Packsville Ballfield (W. Va.)
Coal River turns out for the opening day of Little League season
Contributor Names
Walker, Justin (Depicted)
Price, Terry (Depicted)
Walker, Brenda (Depicted)
Brianna (Depicted)
Hufford, Mary, 1952- (Photographer)
Created / Published
April 15, 2000
Subject Headings
-  Recreation
-  Community events
-  Cultural landmarks
-  Basses (Fish)
-  Community space
-  Little League
-  Packsville Ballfield (W. Va.)
-  Ethnography
-  Photographs
-  West Virginia -- Raleigh County -- Packsville
-  The three ballfields have been at the mouth of Little Marsh Fork since the nineteen forties. Historically, each coal company sponsored its own team, and coal towns competed against each other. Hundreds of community members gather at the ballfield at the annual opening day of Little League. Justin Walker, Terry Price, Brenda Walker and her granddaughter Brianna are in the foreground.
-  Event: Opening day of Little League season.
35 mm Color Slide
Call Number
AFC 1999/008: CRF-MH-C101-11
Source Collection
Coal River Folklife Collection (AFC 1999/008)
American Folklife Center
Digital Id

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