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Appalachian Region, Southern -- Economic policy.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

John Gaventa papers

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...
Dates: 1882-1996, undated; Majority of material found within 1962 - 1996

Lorin A. Baumhover papers

Identifier: AC-343

Lorin A. Baumhover Papers consists of student papers, newspaper articles, and pamphlets about Appalachian Regional topics from when he taught in West Virginia. Topics include snake-handling, economic development, characteristics of Appalachian people, and an extensive bibliography dated 1967.

Dates: 1942-1976, undated