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[A Grandmother and Her Grandson “Just a Sitting,” near Logan, WV]

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Creation: 1979

"The people of Appalachia are a proud people. They were very open and honest with me, welcoming me into their homes and to their tables. They loved the beauty and solitude of the mountains. I understood their love of the land. ...Coal mining changed the landscape forever and the land was never again the same." Photojournalist Jack Corn captured a grandmother and her grandson near Logan, West Virginia.

Title

[A Grandmother and Her Grandson “Just a Sitting,” near Logan, WV]

Contributor

Date

Creation: 1979

Description

"The people of Appalachia are a proud people. They were very open and honest with me, welcoming me into their homes and to their tables. They loved the beauty and solitude of the mountains. I understood their love of the land. ...Coal mining changed the landscape forever and the land was never again the same." Photojournalist Jack Corn captured a grandmother and her grandson near Logan, West Virginia.

Rights

Copyright; licensed to Vanderbilt University

Format

Black-and-white photographs

Source

MSS0774, Jack Corn Collection, Image 104

Files

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/2015-exhibit/MS0774-Woman_Boy_on_Porch-c1968.jpg

Citation

“[A Grandmother and Her Grandson “Just a Sitting,” near Logan, WV],” Gallery, accessed September 20, 2021, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/819.