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Community development -- Appalachian Region, Southern

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

John Gaventa Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC-630
Abstract The John Gaventa Papers consist of the papers and research materials of political sociologist John Gaventa. This includes research materials concerning coal mining in Appalachia and Wales and the economic and environmental effects of mining on these regions as well as materials concerning the American Association Limited and Sir Denys Lowson. It also includes correspondence, journals and calendars, publications and papers written by Gaventa, interview transcripts, photographs, and audiocassette...
Dates: 1882-1996, undated; Majority of material found within 1962 - 1996

The Plow (Periodical) Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC-877
Abstract The Plow was an independent newspaper published in Abingdon, Virginia from 1975-1979. This collection contains a wide array of photographs linked to Plow articles on issues confronting the Appalachian region.
Dates: 1961-1979