Reflections on the legacy of coal camp healthcare and success of the St. Charles Clinic

Several closely tied to the St. Charles Clinic gather to discuss what contributed to its success and reminisce about past generations of healthcare in the area, namely during the time large coal companies were active. They emphasize the determination of local residents and role of widespread community collaboration in establishing and maintaining the clinic. Those pictured and involved in the conversation include: Sister Beth Davies, Art Van Zee, Ron Carson, Wilma McKinney, Jack Morefield, Floyd and Fern Varble, Earl and Loretta Parsons, Fay Elliott, Howard Elliot III, Jean Maffin, and Polly McClanahan-McArthur.

Recorded April 2017.