He packs his bucket on Monday morning
Another long week down at the mines
And he ain’t ready to go back to work
But he’s on the company’s time

–from “Covered in Coal,” written by Blackwater Outlaws

Community


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Interview with Anderson Underwood, part 2, re: Muscoda, 00:22-01:10

Interview with Themla Emmons, part 2, re: Muscoda, 02:00-02:58

Interview with Jesse Grace, part 1, re: Muscoda, 02:37-04:10

Interview with Bobby Clayton, part 2, re: Muscoda, 03:15-04:24

Interview with King Chandler Jr. , Muscoda, 04:32-05:07

Interview with Bobby Clayton, part 1, re: Muscoda, 05:10-06:35

Interview with Jesse Grace, part 1, re: Muscoda, 33:40-35:01

Interview with John Garner, part 1, re: Docena, 34:26-36:02


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Ball Room at White Club, Muscoda

Billiard Room at White Club, Muscoda

Club House, Muscoda

Club house, Muscoda

Colored Community House, Muscoda

Colored Community House, Muscoda

Colored Guild Hall, Mulga

Community Room, Edgewater

Dance Pavillion, Mulga

Domestic science room of Community House, Muscoda

Ladies Room at White Club, Muscoda

Lounge at White Club, Muscoda

White Club, exterior, Muscoda


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Interview with Themla Emmons, part 1, re: Muscoda, 18:40-19:30

Interview with Themla Emmons, part 1, re: Muscoda, 41:07-41:55

Colored Domestic Science Adult Canning Exhibit, Woodward

Community Christmas tree, Edgewater

Community Christmas tree, Muscoda


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Bunk House and Dining Hall, Bunk House side, Woodward Iron Company camp

Bunk House and Dining Hall, Dining Hall side, Woodward Iron Company camp

Construction of mess hall and dormitories, Crockard

Dining hall and bunkhouse building, Woodward Iron Company camp

Home for White Teachers, Mulga

Instructors’ Home, Docena

Instructors’ Home, Mulga

Instructors’ Home, Mulga

Instructors’ Home, Muscoda

Part of the Negro Quarters, Dolomite

Section of ‘Africa’ [housing for African American workers], Mulga

Standard four-room house, Bayview

Standard four-room house, Bayview

Standard four-room house, Bayview

Teachers’ Home, Wenonah

Worker housing, Crockard

Worker housing, Crockard

Worker housing, Crockard

Worker housing, Crockard

Worker housing, Crockard


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Dining room at Lincoln Hall, Colored Boarding House, Woodward

Kitchen at Lincoln Hall, Colored Boarding House, Woodward

Living room and dining room of instructors’ home, Muscoda




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Interview with Leola Harris, part 1, re: Muscoda, 04:28-05:17

Interview with Themla Emmons, part 1, re: Muscoda, 22:45-23:45

Interview with James Nar Williams, part 2, re: Docena, 26:15-29:00

Interview with Katherine Smith, part 1, re: Muscoda, 37:06-37:34

Bedroom of Teachers’ Cottage, Muscoda

Bedroom of Teachers’ Home, Edgewater

Game room at Lincoln Hall, Colored Boarding House, Woodward

Living room and dining room of instructors’ home, Muscoda

Living room of instructors home, Docena

Sleeping room at Lincoln Hall, Colored Boarding House, Woodward


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Interview with Leola Harris, part 1, re: Muscoda, 05:17-06:29

Interview with Themla Emmons, part 1, re: Muscoda, 23:54-24:13

Interview with Katherine Smith, part 1, re: Muscoda, 35:42-36:45

Bathhouse for workers, interior, Woodward Iron Company camp

Bathhouse for workers, Woodward Iron Company camp

Outdoor toilet and coal house, exterior with door open, Woodward Iron Company camp

Sanitary can dumping station, with sanitary wagon, Woodward Iron Company camp

Sanitary can dumping station, Woodward Iron Company camp

Toilet, Woodward Iron Company camp

Schools


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Interview with Arthur D. Shores, part 1, re: Wenonah, 00:55-01:25

Interview with Katherine Smith, part 1, re: Muscoda, 03:54-05:23

Interview with King Chandler Jr. , Muscoda, 05:01-06:16

Interview with Bobby Clayton, part 1, re: Muscoda, 07:44-08:14

Interview with Themla Emmons, part 1, re: Muscoda, 25:31-26:49

Interview with Leola Harris, part 1, re: Muscoda, 53:38-54:49


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Colored School, Edgewater

Colored school, primay cottage, Woodward

Kindergarten, Edgewater

School, Muscoda

Sewing and Cooking Rooms, Colored School, Dolomite

White School, Mulga


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‘Little Grey House,’ Dolomite

Colored Kindergarten, Muscoda

Colored school, primay cottage, Woodward

Interior colored school, Edgewater

Interior of Kindergarten, Edgewater

Interior of school, Docena

Serving soup to school children at noon hour, Muscoda

Serving soup to school children, Edgewater

Typical school room at white school, Muscoda

White School, Mulga

White School, Mulga


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Colored Domestic Science Class, Muscoda

Dancing Class, ‘Little Gray House,’ Dolomite

Recreation class at white school, Muscoda

School Recreation Class, Muscoda

White Recreation Class, Edgewater

White Recreation Class, Wenonah


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Academic Exhibits at colored school festival, Wenonah

Cooking and sewing exhibits at colored school festival, Wenonah

Mass Drill, Dolomite

Mass Drill, Lipscomb

Mass Drill, Mulga

Mass Drill, Woodward

White Domestic Science, Sewing Exhibit, Mulga

White Domestic Science, Sewing Exhibit, Mulga


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Cast of “Hansel and Gretel” in Christmas play, Wenonah

Christmas party for colored children, Ishkooda

Christmas Play, Edgewater

Kindergarten party, Christmas, Edgewater

Performance of “Hansel and Gretel,” Muscoda

Performance of “Hansel and Gretel,” Muscoda


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Interview with Katherine Smith, part 1, re: Muscoda, 06:57-08:34

Interview with Leola Harris, part 1, re: Muscoda, 25:49-27:38

Interview with Themla Emmons, part 1, re: Muscoda, 33:05-34:28

May Festival, Bow and Arrow, Lipscomb

May Festival, Children of the Court, Dolomite

May Festival, Little Bo Peep, Lipscomb

May Festival, Scarves, Mulga

May Festival, The King’s Men, Mulga

May Festival, The Queen of Hearts, Dolomite

May Fete, Ace of Diamonds, Dolomite

May Fete, Cshebogar [Hungarian folk dance], Lipscomb

May Fete, Maypole Dance, Lipscomb

May Fete, Norwegian Mountain Dance, Dolomite

May Fete, Swedish Kalp Dance, Lipscomb

Other Resources


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Interview with Katherine Smith, part 1, re: Muscoda, 32:45-33:08

Interview with John Garner, part 1, re: Docena, 43:31-45:08

Commissary, Edgewater

Commissary, Edgewater

Commissary, meat department, Woodward Iron Company camp

Commissary, Mulga

Commissary, Woodward Iron Company camp

Commissary, Woodward Iron Company camp

Commissary, Woodward Iron Company camp

Commissary, Woodward Iron Company camp

Company Store, Dolomite

Market Commissary, Muscoda


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Interview with Katherine Smith, part 1, re: Muscoda, 00:00-00:37

Interview with Dr. Wallace Clyde, Docena, 01:32-04:34

Interview with Dr. Wallace Clyde, Ishkooda, 01:32-04:34

Interview with Bobby Clayton, part 1, re: Muscoda, 08:15-09:00

Dispensary, Woodward

Domestic Water Plant, Mulga

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