Photos, Prints, Drawings Signs showing support for the United Mine Workers of America at a home near the entrance to Packsville
Photos, Prints, Drawings
Little Marsh Fork
Year Round Work
- Signs showing support for the United Mine Workers of America at a home near the entrance to Packsville
- Contributor Names
- Hufford, Mary, 1952- (Photographer)
- Created / Published
- September 28, 1994
- Subject Headings
- - Mining
- - Labor Unions
- - Fall
- - September
- - Year-round work
- - Community undevelopment
- - Ethnography
- - Photographs
- - West Virginia -- Raleigh County -- Pettus
- - West Virginia -- Raleigh County -- Little Marsh Fork
- - West Virginia -- Raleigh County -- Packsville
- - Packsville was evacuated when the Marfork Mining Company (an A.T. Massey subsidiary) opened a mine at Marfork, just up the hollow from Packsville.
- - Event: The evacuation of Packsville.
- 35 mm Color Slide
- Call Number
- AFC 1999/008: CRF-MH-C013-04
- Source Collection
- Coal River Folklife Collection (AFC 1999/008)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
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