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Pine Mountain Settlement School, Big Laurel and Line Fork Extension Centers Photograph Collection,ca. 1920-ca. 1942, 1920

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kbckysx293aGuide to the Pine Mountain Settlement School, Big Laurel and Line Fork Extension Centers Photograph Collection, ca. 1920-ca. 1942Processed by: staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:M. PlarrSpecial CollectionsHutchins LibraryBerea CollegeBerea, KY40404 USAPhone: (859) 985-3262Email: steve_gowler@berea.eduURL: http://www.berea.edu/library/special.html Copyright 2001 Berea CollegeLibraries. All Rights Reserved.Machine-readable finding aid derived from DBase.Date of source: n.d.Description is in English.Guide to the Pine Mountain Settlement School, Big Laurel and Line Fork Extension Centers Photograph Collection, ca. 1920-ca. 1942Contact InformationSpecial CollectionsHutchins Library Berea CollegeBerea, KY40404 USAPhone: (859) 985-3262Email: steve_gowler@berea.eduURL: http://www.berea.edu/library/special.htmlProcessed by: staffDate Completed: n.d.Encoded by: M. Plarr Copyright 2001 Berea College. All Rights Reserved.Pine Mountain Settlement School, Big Laurel and Line Fork Extension Centers Photograph Collection,ca. 1920-ca. 1942KYSX293-APine Mountain Settlement School75 itemsNo online items. Must visit contributing institution.Berea College Special CollectionsBerea, Kentucky 40404Copyright has not been assigned to Berea College. Open to researchers. [Identification of item], Pine Mountain Settlement School, Big Laurel and Line Fork Extension Centers Photograph Collection, KYSX293-A, ca. 1920-ca. 1942Special Collections, Berea College, Berea, Ky.Organizations, social service -- Line Fork SettlementOrganizations, social service -- Medical SettlementHarlan County, Kentucky -- NutritionLetcher County, Kentucky -- NutritionHarlan County, Kentucky -- Community developmentLetcher County, Kentucky -- Community developmentHarlan County, Kentucky -- HygieneBig Laurel, Kentucky -- Medical SettlementLetcher County, Kentucky -- HygieneGilley, Kentucky -- Line Fork SettlementAppalachia -- Health careLetcher County, Kentucky -- Organizations, social serviceHarlan County, Kentucky -- Organizations, social serviceHarlan County, Kentucky -- Health careLetcher County, Kentucky -- Health careWomen -- Settlement workersBig Laurel Extension Center, also known as the Medical Settlement, was established at Big Laurel in Harlan County, Kentucky in 1919 and staffed by Harriet Butler and Dr. Grace Huse. The Line Fork Settlement, established at Gilly in Letcher County, Kentucky in 1920, was first staffed by Isabella McClannan and Martha Van Meter. The Centers offered health services, instruction and demonstration of personal and community hygiene, hot lunch programs provided through student labor, programs concerning improved nutrition, and practice in community cooperation.These document the development of the two extension centers and the range of their activities, including medical services, home visits, and clinics.Related MaterialKYSX274-A supplies further information on the collection of which this series is a part.

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