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List of Objects

The following is a list of the photos used on the exhibition site, detailing data such as photographer, date, place, and caption as known, and type of photograph. The photographs are listed in the order they appear on the exhibition pages. All of the following photos are housed in the Southern Appalachian Archives in Berea College Hutchins Library's Special Collections and Archives. They may be found by perusing the Council of the Southern Mountains Records, 1970-1989, Series XII. Box and folder numbers are listed for each photo, respectively.

Exhibition Introduction

Photographer: Bob Conner
Coal miner ill with black lung.
Date unknown
SAA 101, 246-9

Photographer: Unknown
"Women in Mining."
Date unknown
SAA 101, 243-9

Photographer: Unknown
Jean Ritchie.
Date unknown
SAA 101, 240-10

Photographer: Alida Herrick
Strip Mining, Knott County, Kentucky.
Winter 1976
SAA 101, 244-10

Photographer: Unknown
Elmer Rasnick.
Date unknown
SAA 101, 236-25

Photographer: Earl Dotter
Coal miner.
June 1979
SAA 101, 242-6

Photographer: Unknown
Hard-working hands.
Date unknown
SAA 101, 246-9

Photographer: Cathy Stanley
Original caption: "Theresa Talford in front of machinery at the Splashdam mine, Haysi, Vigirnia."
July 1978
SAA 101, 242-12

Photographer: Alexander Marshack.
Original caption: "This is Marie Lee, daughter of Steve Lee, and one of her younger sisters, of Barcreek, KY, Clay County, April, 18, 1952. She is 16 years old and has been through the fifth grade in the local 1-room school. She said that this is the most education that anyone in her family has had. She said her 26 year old brother has had no school at all. Ten children and parents."
April 18, 1952
SAA 101, 237-1

Photographer: Unknown
Bill Worthington, staff on the Mine, Health, and Safety Project.
Date unknown
SAA 101, 236-25

Photographer: Photo: Cathy Stanley
Almetor King at a CSM Board meeting in Cincinnati, Ohio.
June 16, 1979
SAA 101, 237-3

Photographer: Cathy Stanley
Miners at Splashdam Mine, Haysi, Virginia.
January 29, 1981
SAA 101, 242-1

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Exhibition Overview

Digital scan from stationary
Council of the Southern Mountains logo
Date unknown
Located on most correspondence

Photographer: Unknown
Southern Mountain Workers Conference in Knoxville, Tennessee.
April 6-9, 1926
SAA 101, 237-14

Photographer: Warren Brunner
Council of the Southern Mountains Conference.
Date unknown
SAA 101, 237-3

 

Online Exhibition

Photographer: Laura Batt
Black Lung March in Washington, D.C., near Washington Monument.
March 1981
SAA 101, 242-30

Photographer: Unknown
Original caption: "Buffalo Creek, West Virginia, after the Pittston slag dam broke. The Council was investigating other slag dams in an effort to prevent another such disaster."
1972
SAA 101, 242-1

Photographer: Shearard
CSM Moves to Clintwood, Virginia
August 1972
SAA 101, 237-17

Photographer: Unknown
Mountain Life & Work cover.
November 1973
SAA 101, 234-16

Photographer: Frank Blechman, Jr.
Original caption: "The Brookside Women's Club for 14 months helped hold the picket line in organizing Duke Power Company's Eastover Mine, at Brookside, Kentucky, District 19." Caption from Mountain Life & Work magazine.
October 1976
SAA 101, 241-25

Digital scan of photo from Mountain Life & Work magazine.
Photographer: Cathy Stanley
Original caption: "Wreaths lined the entrance to Scotia Coal Co.'s No. 1 mine on June 21 as families protested a delay of 3 more months before bodies of 11 men will be recovered. Relatives had placed the flowers at the mine portal on Memorial Day." Quotation from Mountain Life & Work magazine.
June 1976
MT 051 M928 v. 52

Photographer: Dan Hendrickson
Dickenson County Food Co-Op
Date unknown
SAA 101, 247-16

Photographer: Cathy Stanley
Original caption: "Mine Safety and Health Program helped Steve Ratliff, pictured with his wife Mary, to win a settlement for back pay from Standard Sign and Signal Coal Company after he was fired for refusing to break Federal Mine Safety Law."
January 1977
SAA 101, 242-8

Photographer: Dan Hendrickson
Cathy Stanley, Tom Fitzgerald, and others testify against strip mining at a Senate Hearing.
August 1981
SAA 101, 244-28

Photographer: Dan Hendrickson
Original caption: "Left to Right: Ed Grandis of Environmental Policy Institute, Pat Greene of Virginia Citizens for Better Reclamation, and Rick Cagan of Rural Virginia tour Office of Surface Mining."
June 1980
SAA 101, 244-29

Photographer: Cathy Stanley
Miner from Southeast Bellcraft Mine #8 with Oxygen Self-Rescuer
September 1980
SAA 101, 241-10

Digital scan from Mountain Life & Work magazine.
Photographer: Dan Hendrickson
"Four years after the disaster, nine widows attended the first hearing before federal Judge Bertelsman in March. Standing here on the courthouse steps in Lexington, Kentucky are, left to right: Attorney Ellen Silverman, Reda Turner Lawson, Jennifer Boggs, Debbie Turner Stidham, Libby Gibbs, Charlotte Widner Rhodes, Vickie Scott Caudill, Madonna Griffith, attorney Gerald Stern, Geraldine McKnight King, and Phyllis Peavy Gadsen." Quotation from Mountain Life & Work magazine.
September 1980
MT 051 M928 v.56

Photographer: Ken Palisin
Bodies of miners being brought out of the mine; 8 dead. Adkins Mine Disaster, Topmost, KY.
December 7-8, 1981
SAA 101, 242-24

Photographer: Alida Herrick
Kentucky Strip Mine, Knott County
Winter 1976
SAA 101, 244-10

Photographer: Jim Fleischmann
Slag heap, Minden, West Virginia
Spring 1974
SAA 101, 245-9

Photographer: Unknown
CSM Appalachian Bookstore
Date unknown
SAA 101, 234-5

Photographer: Sally Ward Maggard
Almetor King and a young reader in the Mobile Bookstore at CSM Annual Conference
August 1980
SAA 101, 235-18

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Timeline

Photographer: Unknown
Perley F. Ayer
1963
SAA 101, 237-1

Photographer: Unknown
Original caption: "Members of the Brookside Women's Club, who helped lead the UMWA strike at Eastover's Brookside mine, staple issues of Mountain Life & Work for use on their picket line."
Date unknown
SAA 101, 234-16

Photographer: Frank Blechman, Jr.
Original caption: "Former textile worker has breathing
tested at clinic."
1975
SAA 101, 253-17

Photographer: Unknown
Original caption: "Moment of Silence for Miners Killed this Year."
Date unknown
SAA 101, 246-50

Photographer: Alan Brody
Save Our Georgetown Committee members Wylda Harbin and Reva Carter talk with CSM.
Date unknown
SAA 101, 249-23

Photographer: Jackie Van Anda
Original caption: "Mary Fatony and Marilyn Vocke work the evening shift at Westmoreland, Wentz No. 1 Mine."
June 1979
SAA 101, 242-12

Photographer: Cathy Stanley
Virginia Flood
1977
SAA 101, 254-14

Photographer: Bob Gessner
Original caption: "Crowd at February 2, 1980 Anti-Klan Rally, Greensboro, NC. Crowd estimates ran from 3500-7000 people."
February 2, 1980
SAA 101, 250-21

Photographer: Cathy Stanley
Save Our Cumberland Mountains
Date unknown
SAA 101, 249-28

Photographer: Unknown
Buchanan County CSEJ Garden Co-Op.
Date unknown
SAA 101, 247-22

Photographer: Cathy Stanley
Ben Poage, Almetor King, and Mike Henson
Date unknown
SAA 101, 237-3

Photographer: Chris Nichols
Original caption: "Sparky Rucker paused before performing at the 1983 Appalachian Studies Conference as a regional black musician."
1983
SAA 101, 240-23

Photographer: Cathy Stanley
Citizens for Social and Economic Organization
Date unknown
SAA 101, 249-2

Photo: Karen Kasmauski
Original caption: "Deer Lodge Clinic, Wartburg. Mrs. Helen Own, LPN, is on the left. She is the new family health worker."
November 1975
SAA 101, 240-25

Photographer: Michael B. Russell
Original caption: "Cecil Johnson, past chairman of the SC Brown Lung Association, presents statement to Sarah Leverette, chair of the SC Industrial Commission, charging her with pre-judging compensation claims."
1976
SAA 101, 253-18

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