• Creator
  • Department of the Interior. Solid Fuels Administration For War. 4/19/1943-6/30/1947
  • Created Date
  • 1946-08-27
  • Description
  • The Clabe Hicks house. Ten people, two adults and eight children live in a four room house for which they pay $11 monthly, plus $1 monthly for water and $2 monthly for electricity. They have running water in the kitchen; the Hicks put in a sink, have repapered the house, supply electric wiring from the outlet fixtures in each room. Mrs. Hicks said, "all the company furnishes is the roof and it leaks". The roof is tar paper. Southern Coal Corpo... more
    The Clabe Hicks house. Ten people, two adults and eight children live in a four room house for which they pay $11 monthly, plus $1 monthly for water and $2 monthly for electricity. They have running water in the kitchen; the Hicks put in a sink, have repapered the house, supply electric wiring from the outlet fixtures in each room. Mrs. Hicks said, "all the company furnishes is the roof and it leaks". The roof is tar paper. Southern Coal Corporation, Bradshaw Mine, Bradshaw, McDowell County, West Virginia. less
  • Format
  • Negative
  • Rights
  • Unrestricted