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Keyes, Olin P.


Biographical Note

Olin O. Keyes is an artist native to West Virginia. After he was discharged from the Marine Corps in 1954, he studied engineering at Virginia Tech and graduated in 1959. His work is showcased in private collections and business offices across West Virginia coal country as well as in the Craft Memorial Library in Bluefield, WV. His pictures show technical insight as well as a close connection to his human subjects.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Olin P. Keyes Coal Mining Prints

Identifier: Ms-2010-035

The collection contains eight different black and white prints depicting common coal mining scenes in Bluefield, West Virginia, created by native artist Olin P. Keyes in 1970.

Dates: c.1970