A pictorial history of Appalacian life during the great depression. West Virginia coal miners lived in slum like conditions, often called a shanty. Monongalia County - Nears Scotts Run in Cassville, WV. 1935.
THE MOTHMAN: In 1966 and 1967, residents of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, and surrounding areas reported seeing a seven-foot-tall human-like creature with wings and glowing red eyes. After the collapse of the Silver Bridge, no more sightings were reported, causing many people to think that these incidents are related. Is Mothman a harbinger of tragedy?