Michael C. Melton

Letcher

Michael C. Melton

Letcher

Biography

The Scotia Mine Disaster

Oh, How the Memories Linger This project is a documentary project examining the impact that the Scotia Mine Disaster of March 9th and 11th, 1976 had on the community and the generations that followed. The project will include interview with survivors, family members, and the use of other digital resources and media to evaluate the impact that this disaster had on the community. This project is part of the ongoing focus of Letcher County Central High School and place-based learning and education to enrich our students understanding and appreciation of their region.

All sessions by Michael C. Melton