Digital Writing Heritage II Project
is the third year of a Kellogg-funded
partnership between the Scott’s
Run community and the West Virginia
University English Department. The
project focuses on archiving and presenting
community history and information
in cooperation with the Scott’s
Run Museum in Osage, WV. As one outcome
of the project, this web site provides
information and access to the rich
history and materials available at
the Scott’s Run Museum. Additional
information about the history and
scope of the Project is available
by the Kellogg Foundation, this site
introduces the Scott's Run Museum
in Osage, West Virgininia. The Museum
celebrates and preserves the history
of the coal boom era in the Scott's
Run area and in surrounding Monongalia
County. For a pop-up map of the Scott's
Run area, click here.
of the site:
database of the Museum's holdings.
After clicking on the "scottsrun"
link, you may either go through
all the records using the next button
on the upper right, or use the search
button to find particular objects.
For example, if you enter "photograph"
in the "type" category,
a listing of all archived photos
Project and Museum's mission
Tour of the Museum by Director
Fast facts about the Museum.
including selected artifacts and
a searchable database of the museum's
details about the Scott's Run
area, including historical photos.
contact data and information
about the Museum and this site.
the menu on the left to navigate through
the site. You can also sign the Project
about the rich history of Scott's
Run and visit the Museum in Osage!