Pine Mountain Settlement School, Pine Mountain Early Days Photograph Collection,ca. 1900-ca. 1920

Descriptive Summary

Title
Pine Mountain Settlement School, Pine Mountain Early Days Photograph Collection,ca. 1900-ca. 1920
Creator
Pine Mountain Settlement School
Extent
518 items
Subjects
Schools, settlement -- Pine Mountain Settlement School
Harlan County, Kentucky -- Schools, settlement
Harlan County, Kentucky -- Transportation
Harlan County, Kentucky -- Description and travel
Harlan County, Kentucky -- Clothing and dress
Harlan County, Kentucky -- Community life
Harlan County, Kentucky -- Folklife
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:M. Plarr
Repository
Berea College

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
These depict the Pine Mountain area prior to and in the first days of Pine Mountain Settlement School.
Local inhabitants are shown in their homes and interacting with teachers, medical staff, and visitors. Hauling supplies over Pine Mountain, ballad singing, local excursions, and local clothing styles are also portrayed.