UK Libraries is one of the recipients of CLIR funding for “Action in Appalachia: Revealing Public Health, Housing, and Community Development Records in the UK Libraries Special Collections Research Center”! This processing project targets seven hidden collections of War on Poverty-era, social justice organizational records.
More information can be found here.
Above: “General scene upper station Weeksbury
Mining Camp (Eastern Gas).; creek runs beside dwellings, people look
on,” 1946, from the Russell Lee: Wheelwright, KY Photographic Collection