Photos, Prints, Drawings Workers for the Rifle Construction Company, from West Liberty, KY, having breakfast at the Back Porch Restaurant
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- Workers for the Rifle Construction Company, from West Liberty, KY, having breakfast at the Back Porch Restaurant
- Contributor Names
- Ferguson, Joey (Depicted)
- Willis, Kathy (Depicted)
- Howard, Donal (Depicted)
- Potter, Cletis (Depicted)
- Helton, George "Snuffy" (Depicted)
- Guett, Wade "Gorgeous" (Depicted)
- Helton, Richard "Shaky" (Depicted)
- Eiler, Lyntha Scott (Photographer)
- Created / Published
- February 1, 1996
- Subject Headings
- - Year-round work
- - Winter
- - Syble's Bed and Barn
- - February
- - Services
- - Syble's Back Porch Restaurant
- - Construction
- - Sub-contractors
- - Photographs
- - Ethnography
- - West Virginia -- Raleigh County -- Naoma
- - The Back Porch is a gathering place where locals come for coffee, a meal, or to take home some "fast food." Out-of-state miners and contractors stay at Syble's and eat all their meals here. Note the collection of cake molds on the back wall, marking another service provided by Syble's. Kathy Willis is taking the orders.
- 35 mm Color Slide
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1999/008: CRF-LE-C064-17
- Source Collection
- Coal River Folklife Collection (AFC 1999/008)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
FormatPhotos, Prints, Drawings
ContributorsEiler, Lyntha Scott
Guett, Wade "gorgeous"
Helton, George "snuffy"
Helton, Richard "shaky"
Syble's Back Porch Restaurant
Syble's Bed and Barn
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Ferguson, Joey, Kathy Willis, Donal Howard, Cletis Potter, George "Snuffy" Helton, Wade "Gorgeous" Guett, Richard "Shaky" Helton, and Lyntha Scott Eiler. Workers for the Rifle Construction Company, from West Liberty, KY, having breakfast at the Back Porch Restaurant. February 1, 1996. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/cmns000177/. (Accessed July 26, 2016.)
APA citation style:
Ferguson, J., Willis, K., Howard, D., Potter, C., Helton, G. "., Guett, W. ". [...] Eiler, L. S. (1996) Workers for the Rifle Construction Company, from West Liberty, KY, having breakfast at the Back Porch Restaurant. February 1. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/cmns000177/.
MLA citation style:
Ferguson, Joey, et al. Workers for the Rifle Construction Company, from West Liberty, KY, having breakfast at the Back Porch Restaurant. February 1, 1996. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/cmns000177/>.