Audio Recording Signs of forest farming on Kayford Mountain.
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- Signs of forest farming on Kayford Mountain.
- Contributor Names
- Fraker, Red (Interviewee)
- Holstein, Roosevelt "Rosie" (Interviewee)
- Holstein, Dottie (Interviewee)
- Hufford, Mary, 1952- (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- May 26, 1996
- Subject Headings
- - Cultural landmarks
- - Chestnut (Castanea dentata)
- - Community space
- - Tulip poplar (Liriodendron tulipifera)
- - Biodiversity
- - Walnut, black (Juglans nigra)
- - Civic commons
- - Locust, Yellow (Robinia pseudoacacia x rectissima)
- - Open forest
- - Basswood (Tilia heterophylla)
- - Walnut, white (Juglans cinerea)
- - Stanley Heirs Park
- - Locust, Black (Robinia pseudoacacia)
- - Wild cherry
- - Ethnography
- - Interviews
- - West Virginia -- Raleigh County -- Kayford Mountain
- - The Stanley Family Heirs, descendants of Jack and Ellen Stanley, host public gatherings at a park they created on top of Kayford Mountain. These gatherings, held each year on Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, and Columbus Day, celebrate kinship and community in the mountains and feature local musicians and traditional foods. The park overlooks the massive Samples Mine, a mountaintop removal project on Cabin Creek. Despite efforts from the coal company to acquire Kayford Mountain, the Stanley Family Heirs are holding their ground.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1999/008: CRF-MH-A121
- Source Collection
- Coal River Folklife Collection (AFC 1999/008)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
Holstein, Roosevelt "rosie"
SubjectsBasswood (Tilia Heterophylla)
Chestnut (Castanea Dentata)
Locust, Black (Robinia Pseudoacacia)
Locust, Yellow (Robinia Pseudoacacia X Rectissima)
Stanley Heirs Park
Tulip Poplar (Liriodendron Tulipifera)
Walnut, Black (Juglans Nigra)
Walnut, White (Juglans Cinerea)
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Fraker, Red, Roosevelt "Rosie" Holstein, Dottie Holstein, and Mary Hufford. Signs of forest farming on Kayford Mountain. 1996. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/cmns002105/. (Accessed May 30, 2017.)
APA citation style:
Fraker, R., Holstein, R. "., Holstein, D. & Hufford, M. (1996) Signs of forest farming on Kayford Mountain. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/cmns002105/.
MLA citation style:
Fraker, Red, et al. Signs of forest farming on Kayford Mountain. 1996. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/cmns002105/>.