Thursday, December 31, 2009 1:30 AM

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FDR's Civilian Conservation Corps comes to life at museum
Tampabay.com
When Franklin Delano Roosevelt made the Civilian Conservation Corps part of his New Deal for America, Mack signed up. He ate three square meals a day and ...
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Recovery then, challenges now
Lake Wales News
The Civilian Conservation Corps reforested hundreds of thousands of acres. The Works Progress Administration also directly put people on the government ...
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Fife, Milton, Edgewood year in review
Fife Free Press
He spent several years in the Civilian Conservation Corps and married Elenora Larson in 1941. They were married 60 years, until her death, ...
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Arthur F. Jensen
Jamestown Sun
Arthur worked on his uncle's farm before joining the Civilian Conservation Corps in 1934. Later he worked as a radio repairman and bricklayer before ...
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Fife, Milton, Edgewood year in review | Milton-Edgewood Signal
By webmaster@tacomaweekly.com
He spent several years in the Civilian Conservation Corps and married Elenora Larson in 1941. They were married 60 years, until her death, and had one daughter, Janell. Fritz Bohren, former Fife council member ...
Milton-Edgewood Signal - http://www.miltonedgewoodsignal.com/
The Adventures Of Stamina Man.....Americas Common Sense Hero: Live ...
By Stamina Man
A few of the more significant of these New Deal programs was the CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) which gave jobs to unemployed youths and to improve the environment, the WPA (Works Progress Administration) gave jobs to thousands of ...
The Adventures Of Stamina Man.....Ame... - http://staminaman.blogspot.com/
Vote: What Was Obama's Greatest Success And Worst Failure Of 2009 ...
Reinstate the Civilian Conservation Corps for jobs, medical care, and a path to citizenship. President Obama's greatest accomplishment has been the restoration of faith in America from our allies. While some would label it "feel good" ...
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First landing state park virginia beach - Kathrin
First Landing State Park (formerly Seashore State Park) was created in the 1930's by the Civilian Conservation Corps. It boasts 19 miles of biking and ... Published on: 30.12.2009 07:15 ...
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Haleakala National Park - The Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S. ...
Between 1934 and 1943 the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) operated work camps at Haleakalā. The CCC was a federally funded work relief program designed to ...

 
Wednesday, December 30, 2009 1:31 AM

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Web sites offer building plans for Lincoln sites
Urbana/Champaign News-Gazette
The site includes a reproduction of the Lincolns' two-room cabin, constructed on the original cabin site in 1935 as a CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) ...
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The Post-Standard - Syracuse.com
Almost 10000 people submit comments on New York's proposed hydrofracking ...
The Post-Standard - Syracuse.com
... between 1929 and 1947 when approximately 1056872 pine, spruce, cedar, dogwood and red oak were planted by members of the Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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Big log table returns to Hartwick Pines
Gaylord Herald Times
The table was likely built by members of the Civilian Conservation Corps when they finished the interior of the Memorial Building in 1933-35. ...
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Arlen Specter lets the truth slip out
The Guardian
... the National Recovery Administration, the FDIC, the Emergency Banking Act, the Federal Emergency Relief Act, the Civilian Conservation Corps, ...
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SolidarityEconomy.net » Blog Archive » Jobs Campaigns, New Deal ...
By Editors
... its successor the Works Progress Administration (WPA) and the Civil Works Administration (CWA) and its successor, the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). There were approximately 5000 camps of 200 enrollees set up in all states, ...
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Kitchens Are Monkey Business: The Hawthornes And Maxine Visit Fort ...
By Rosie Hawthorne
with assistance from the Civilian Conservation Corps. Playwright Paul Green wrote The Lost Colony, creating a new dramatic form that he called "symphonic drama." The symphonic drama is inspired by historical events, ...
Kitchens Are Monkey Business - http://www.kitchensaremonkeybusiness.com/
PrebleNY.com » Almost 10000 people submit comments on New York's ...
By Frank Hogg
The forest, in the town of Scott in Cortland County, was established between 1929 and 1947 when approximately 1056872 pine, spruce, cedar, dogwood and red oak were planted by members of the Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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Constructive Thoughts: Sensible stimulus
By noreply@blogger.com (Sheldon Wolfe, RA,...
... the economics or details of the public works programs of the 1930s, but there are countless examples of well-designed, useful, long-lasting projects of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) and Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). ...
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What did the civilian conservation corps build | ChaCha Answers
ChaCha has the answer to this question: What did the civilian conservation corps build Answer: The CCC built more than 40000 bridges, planted two billion ...
 
Tuesday, December 29, 2009 1:32 AM

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Friends of the Decorah Fish Hatchery launches membership campaign
Decorah Journal
The current restroom facilities at the site were constructed in the 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps and are no longer able to meet the increased ...
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Groups benefit from rooms before demolition
Traverse City Record Eagle
A team from the SEEDS Youth Conservation Corps is helping the Odom effort. Comprised of youth ages 15-23 and based on the old Civilian Conservation Corps ...
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Deb Peterson's Years Past: Let's take a glance back intohistory
Baxter Bulletin
The Civilian Conservation Corps ruling veterans will be entitled to re-enroll for further service in the camps for the new enrollment after the first of the ...
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Parkway opened 70 years ago in Wilkes area
Wilkes Journal Patriot
The article said Civilian Conservation Camp workers from the CCC camp near Laurel Springs were still engaged in building walls, landscaping and other work ...
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Living The European Dream: Why Mennonite Culture is Dutch Culture
By MakeCulture
... to eliminate poverty, massive public works projects to prevent flooding such as those that the U.S. Mennonites were successful at under the Civilian Conservation Corps, foreign aid and cooperation, and protecting the environment. ...
Living The European Dream - http://livingtheeuropeandream.blogspot.com/
Brisson's Bakery: Sweet Potato Souffle
By Brisson's Bakery
From Kathy Squires in the Civilian Conservation Corps cookbook. Main Ingredients *4-5 sweet potatoes (3-5 cups mashed) * 3 eggs (beaten) *tsp. vanilla *1/2 cup raisins *1 1/4 cup sugar (or less) 1/4 tsp. salt 2 tsp. baking powder ...
Brisson's Bakery - http://brissonsbakery.blogspot.com/
Thought Head: The New Deal
By Thought Head
Roosevelt expanded Hoover's Federal Emergency Relief Administration work relief program and added the Civilian Conservation Corps, Public Works Administration, and (starting in 1935) the Works Progress Administration. ...
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MCAS El Toro: EPA Superfund
By Robert J. O'Dowd
Former Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) El Toro, California is one of 130 military bases on the National Priority List (EPA Superfund). The organic solvent contamination of soil and groundwater at El Toro is shared by many military bases. Millions of dollars were spent in remediation by ..... If these chemicals contaminate the drinking water, then ingestion and inhalation (through hot showers) would expose everyone on the base, including dependents and civilian workers. ...
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Civilian Conservation Corps: American Experience | BYU Broadcasting
He proposed the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) to provide jobs in natural resource conservation. Over the next decade, the CCC put more than three ...
Civilian Conservation Corps
The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was created as one of President Franklin D . Roosevelt's first acts upon taking office in 1933. ...
 
 
 
Monday, December 28, 2009 1:30 AM

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Jim McKee: Ponca one of Nebraska's oldest cities
Lincoln Journal Star
... in the early 1930s, and with the aid of the Civilian Conservation Corps, buildings were built and more than 5000 trees planted in Ponca State Park. ...
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Naming baby Medford
Mail Tribune
The Feldmans had no connection to Southern Oregon, except for a cousin who was working somewhere in the Medford District of the Civilian Conservation Corps, ...
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National Parks - What has been your experience? - Airstream Forums
By blickcd
Remember that many of the National Park Campgrounds were built in the '30's with Civilian Conservation Corps labor, and were designed to meet the needs of campers of that era. Some of the nicest campgrounds we've stayed at were a tight ...
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Great Lakes Seaway Trail Winter Fun Tips
By Contributor
This historic park dates to the 1930s when the Civilian Conservation Corps built cabins and pavilions here. Call 315-947-5205 or check www.nysparks.state.ny.us/parks <http://www.nysparks.state.ny.us/parks> for details. ...
Gouverneur Times News Feed - http://www.gouverneurtimes.com/
Justice: What's The Right Thing To Do? Episode 05 | Law Advice
By admin
EVERYONE does two years in either the military (and here's where it might differ, i'm not sure) or a civillian agency, say, the Peace Corps or Americorps, or even say, a renewed Civilian Conservation Corps. jamtrae says: ...
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Jobs, Jobs, Jobs « Mountain Man and City Girl
By Mountain Man
Roosevelt had his Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), which pulled many through the depression by creating labor-intensive jobs (meaning more people than machines). Why not get something like that rolling, where people of all skill ...
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Year was marked by corruption probe, killings, closing of schools ...
... Gordon was in charge of the Civilian Conservation Corps in Northeastern Pennsylvania. the Wilkes-Barre resident was perhaps most recognized for his television work with WNEP, where he urged everyone to get outdoors and “enjoy, ...
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Business First of Columbus: Civilian Conservation Corps related ...
It would be modeled after the federal Civilian Conservation Corps that ... The ideas have spurred references to the Civilian Conservation Corps and the ...
Tri-State Neighbor: South Dakota Farm Newspaper
The Civilian Conservation Corps Museum of South Dakota will hold its grand ... Top photo: The Civilian Conservation Corps Camp SCS-3 was located on the edge ...

 

 

 
Sunday, December 27, 2009 1:29 AM

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New way to elect a governor
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
... management sciences center, establishing a Civilian Conservation Corps for tourism and setting expectations and accountability in state government. ...
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Year was marked by corruption probe, killings, closing of schools, parishes.
Wilkes Barre Times-Leader
During the Great Depression, Gordon was in charge of the Civilian Conservation Corps in Northeastern Pennsylvania. The Wilkes-Barre resident was perhaps ...
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Florida State Parks Announce 25 Signature Events to Celebrate 75th ...
Saturday, November 6: 25th Annual Civilian Conservation Corps Festival at Highlands Hammock State Park, Sebring. Thursday, November 11: Veterans Day – Free entry to all state parks except Skyway Fishing Pier State Park. ...
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When And What Date Will Mount St. Helens In Washington State ...
By admin
What I found on the Internet was that there was a youth hostel in Bingen, Washington that is called The Bingen School Inn and it used to be an elementary school created by the CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) and now, ...
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» Lost Mine – Big Bend National Park » National Park Photo Tour
By Timm
The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) built the Lost Mine Trail between 1940-1942 for the new Big Bend National Park, which was officially established in 1944. East Rim of Chisos Mountains. Theresa gazes at the towering East Rim of the ...
National Park Photo Tour - http://www.nat-park.com/
Download The National Parks: America's Best Idea (2009) 720p ...
By Autobot
To battle unemployment in the Great Depression, Franklin D. Roosevelt creates the Civilian Conservation Corps, which spawns a “golden age” for the parks through major renovation projects. In a groundbreaking study, a young NPS biologist ...
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David Byrne - Innovations and ideas: Guns or Butter?
By David Byrne
What if we called an end to the overseas wars, brought the soldiers back home, and created a new Civilian Conservation Corps -- with Military personnel! (Soldiers are not discharged - their duties are changed. ...
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Civilian Conservation Corps | DVD Browser
Started in 1933 by President Franklin Roosevelt as part of the New Deal, the CCC was used as a way to not only help unemployed Americans, ...

 

Saturday, December 19, 2009 1:30 AM

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Hurley attains Eagle rank
York Weekly
This day was to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). The trees were counted as part of CCC's initiative to plant One ...
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Carroll: How is the Obama change working for you?
Morganton News Herald
Roosevelt also created the Civilian Conservation Corps, a public work relief program providing vocational training focusing on conservation development of ...
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Aspen Daily News
Ritter touts new funds for beetle fight, says saving forests will create jobs
Aspen Daily News
Ritter compared his vision for the beetle battle to President Franklin Roosevelt's New Deal-era Civilian Conservation Corps. With $40 million in recently ...
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Southern Blessings: My Daddy
By southernblessings@gmail.com (Nancy M.)
During the depression he worked in the Civilian Conservation Corps. He helped build parks, roads, buildings, and things like that. My mother moved to NC for work in the mill, eventually my father married her and moved also. ...
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FDL Action » Tax Credit Structure Ensures Individual's Costs are ...
By Jon Walker
If it were for mandatory national service, with choices among the armed services, and a civilian conservation or teaching corps, for example, it might be met with universal acclaim, especially if the pay were minimum wage plus a year's ...
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Marshall and Eisenhower « Padresteve's World…Musings of a ...
By padresteve
After his promotion he worked to improve the Civilian Conservation Corps. His organizational talents were recognized by President Franklin D Roosevelt and he was appointed Chief of Staff of the Army in 1939. Marshall's career is unique; ...
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Cooter's History Thing: Roosevelt's "Tree Army-"- Part 2
By RoadDog
The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) especially left its mark on forest preserves, parks and state lands throughout the Chicagoland area. Barbara Brotman then proceeded to take the reader on a trip to some well-preserved sites. ...
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Bring back the United States Civilain Conservation Corps | Facebook
The US Civilian Conservation Corps had given 3000000 Americans physical and mental ... The reactivation of the United States Civilian Conservation Corp. ...
 
Friday, December 18, 2009 1:30 AM

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Rep. Josh Zepnick: Look to FDR for short-term unemployment answers
Capital Times
A few weeks ago, a large group of community leaders gathered at Milwaukee's City Hall to celebrate the 76th anniversary of the Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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Community calendar
Arizona Daily Star
The Civilian Conservation Corps and its Impact on Saguaro National Park — Saguaro National Park West, 2700 N. Kinney Road. A brief history of the CCC. ...
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Cold Stream Trail teems with wildlife, history
San Diego Union Tribune
... was first developed in the 1930s by the California Conservation Corps and “represented some of the best examples of CCC-era park rustic architecture in ...
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Rep. Josh Zepnick Steps Up On Need For Jobs Intitiatives In ...
By millerlf
A few weeks ago, a large group of community leaders gathered at Milwaukee's City Hall to celebrate the 76th anniversary of the Civilian Conservation Corps. The CCC was a public works relief program for unemployed men that ran from 1933 ...
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Obituaries for Dec. 17, 2009 | Union Democrat | Sonora News ...
She taught at the Civilian Conservation Corps camps during the Great Depression in the Yosemite area. She also taught at Long Barn, Columbia and Sonora elementary schools. Along with her husband, Sam Kerns, they were part of the group ...
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Political Irony › WWII Skeptics Denounce 'WarGate'
By Iron Knee
First a “Civilian Conservation Corps,” then a “Securities and Exchange Commission,” and now this? Besides, joining the war would explode the deficit. I don't know about you, but I don't wanna tighten my belt to support Roosevelt! ...
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The Business of America Is... Government? - Scragged
By Petrarch
Roosevelt wasn't such a fool as to actually pay people to dig holes and fill them back in again, of course; much of the work of the Civilian Conservation Corps was quite useful infrastructure and is with us to this day, particularly in ...
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Have we become a Nation of Scabs? « Clergyman P-Ray's Pub of Idealism
By Clergyman P-Ray
... desperate ailing populous with 30 percent joblessness unemployment insurance, social security and jobs programs as diverse as the Works Progress Administration, the National Youth Administration and the Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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Civilian Conservation Corps Lake Arthur Campsite - New Mexico ...
Dec 13, 2009 ... One of the many CCC camps established during the great depression on the 1930's.

 

 

Thursday, December 17, 2009 1:34 AM

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Ryan Holland: Hidden treasure to save
Battle Creek Enquirer
It turns out that Fort Custer was the site of one of two CCC training centers in Michigan. After McCarty ran a story in a CCC alumni journal, ...
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Southwest Portland clinic will provide free healthcare for uninsured children ...
OregonLive.com
The clinic also will start a program called the Civilian Conservation Corps that will hire unemployed adults to perform community service. ...
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Lewes lights up Christmas of 1934
Bethany Beach Wave
One of the most visible programs was the Civilian Conservation Corps, which provided work for unemployed young men, and at the same time completed ...
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The Post-Standard - Syracuse.com (blog)
Hydrofracking: Will drilling process in Central New York offer promise or peril?
The Post-Standard - Syracuse.com (blog)
Hewitt is the New York's first state forest; its trees were plant´ed by members of the Civilian Conservation Corps. This letter responds to Jim and Cindy ...
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Maske seeks 4th District seat
Estherville Daily News
Maske called for massive federal works projects - similar to the Works Projects Administration and Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s - to get the ...
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The Rafu Shimpo
TAKING A STAND: Block 42
The Rafu Shimpo
After about a week later, the two groups were reunited at an old Civilian Conservation Corp camp named Camp Tulelake, located 10 miles from the Tule Lake ...
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US History need to know for test PLEASE help!?
By hirby
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). Works Progress Administration (WPA). National Industrial Recovery Administration (NIRA). 42. What were the main goals of Roosevelt's New Deal legislation? ...
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Ryan Holland: Hidden treasure to save | battlecreekenquirer.com ...
One former farm house resident, who lived there in the 1920s and did not recall a fountain on the property, said he thought the structure might have been constructed during the New Deal by workers in the Civilian Conservation Corps, ...
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Historical Context For Farewell To Manzanar
... California (Santa Anita Racetrack, stables) Fresno, California (Big Fresno Fairgrounds, racetrack, stables) Marysville / Arboga, California (migrant workers' camp) Mayer, Arizona (Civilian Conservation Corps camp) Merced, ...
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Civilian Conservation Corps In Great Depression | Networking Directory
The Civilian Conservation Corps was one of the most successful New Deal programsof the Great Depression . April things that are good for depression ...
Civilian Conservation Corps « The Daily Reporter
Tags: 1930s Depression, Barack Obama, Civilian Conservation Corps, Franklin Roosevelt, George W. Bush, Gerald Ford, IHS Global Insight, Jimmy Carter, ...

Manly Lessons From The Depression: The Civilian Conservation Corps ...
Picture: Men of the CCC at Work and Play Source: National Parks Service Eighty years ago the nation was plunged into Depression when the ...

 

Wednesday, December 16, 2009 1:34 AM

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PETER DANIELS
Belmond Independent
He attended school at Belmond and joined the Civilian Conservation Corps. He married Esther H. Mosiman on September 15, 1936 at Webster City. ...
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Two USFS Rental Cabins Coming Next Summer
Telluride Watch
The Lone Cone Cabin was built as housing for Forest Service rangers during the 1930s as part of the Civilian Conservation Corps program that provided work ...
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Just a Bump in the Road » Blog Archive » Young and jobless
By Jennifer Cooper
In an emergency session of Congress in March 1933, FDR called for the creation of the Civilian Conservation Corps. Some 300000 young men were put to work planting trees, building bridges, and cleaning beaches. ...
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In Memoriam: HCMA Founding Boardmember Joe Barnett « Hillcrest ...
By hillcrestcemetery
After graduating from Russell High School in 1935, during the great depression, he signed on with the Civilian Conservation Corps “CCC” and along with other young men – help build Lake Rabun Beach and Recreation Area in North Georgia. ...
Hillcrest Cemetery Updates - http://hillcrestcemetery.wordpress.com/
Grayling Visitors Bureau » Landmark Pine Table back on exhibit at ...
By grayling
The table was likely built by members of the Civilian Conservation Corps when they finished the interior of the Memorial Building in 1933-35. The table was moved last week in the snow. Because of its immense size and weight of ...
Grayling Visitors Bureau - http://grayling-mi.com/
10 Gorgeous Waterfront Campgrounds in the U.S. : TreeHugger
History buffs should keep an eye out for the stonework along park roads and the lodge and terrace on Cleawox Lake -- all were built by members of the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. ...
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www.maybememe.com: A Chinese construction migrant worker¹s notes ...
By Maybe Meme
In the 1930's, the US drew upon the socialist and environmentalist currents from 40 years earlier when it had to set up several large Federal programs, eg Civilian Conservation Corps, to clean up their ecological disasters brought on by ...
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Edward Cuthrell and the CCC Camp
in the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Camp at Bell Is- land and New Holland in the 1930s. Life: How did you get into the CCC, the Civilian Conserva- ...

 

Tuesday, December 15, 2009 1:31 AM

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CCC was more than just a job
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
No wonder he lied about his age to get into the Civilian Conservation Corps at age 16. fdr's famed jobs program for young men meant a steady $36 a month; ...
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Tardy Notices Could Have Wiped Out Safety
Daily News - Galveston County
For instance, I now know there were 51 state parks built in Texas by the Civilian Conservation Corps. In 1933, the state really didn't have any plans for ...
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John Hogan, 99, devoted to service, family
Minneapolis Star Tribune
... claimed a 1928 amateur featherweight boxing championship and worked in the Civilian Conservation Corps, said his daughter Diane Kellerman of Aitkin. ...
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QUESTIONING CLIMATE CHANGE - Nealz Nuze on boortz.com
These alleged "scientists" & their peer-reviewed studies are nothing more than a "jobs program", much like the FDR's Civilian Conservation Corps & the writer's project from the New Deal. The ONLY way to increase funding is to show by ...
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Georgia On My Mind « Robert in America
By Robert
We spent that night at the old Civilian Conservation Corps house at the summit of Blood Mountain, the highest point on the AT in Georgia. From the top we could see the lights of the Atlanta skyline, and in the morning we caught one last ...
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The Common Ills: Suicides, homelessness, veterans issues
By Common Ills
Niraj Warikoo (Detroit Free Press) reports, "Frietas was a combat engineer who began active duty in the Marine Corps in August 2004, according to the U.S. Marines. He was promoted to the rank of sergeant in September 2008 and began his tour on Okinawa in June." ... Reuters adds, "Separately on Sunday, "The Hurt Locker" was also named one of the year's 10 best movies by the American Film Institute, a Los Angeles-based group that promotes movie conservation and education. ...
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Suicides, homelessness, veterans issues « The Common Ills
Lou Michael (Buffalo News) reports on Iraq War veteran Michael D. Hauser's efforts to readjust to civilian life including -- after being left partially paralyzed by a bombing in Iraq -- while attempting to win custody of his daughter: ... Reuters adds, "Separately on Sunday, "The Hurt Locker" was also named one of the year's 10 best movies by the American Film Institute, a Los Angeles-based group that promotes movie conservation and education." As disclosed before, I know ...
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Volunteer Work Abroad: Your Ticket To A Meaningful Contribution ...
Founded by Quakers in 1917 to provide conscientious objectors with an opportunity to aid civilian war victims, AFSC's work attracts the support and partnership of people of many races, religions, and cultures. ... an alternative globalization where people, healthy food systems, and environments come first. Our research and education programs support conservation – both of the land and people's livelihoods – through sustainable agriculture and alternative market channels. ...
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American Experience: The Civilian Conservation Corps, Robert Stone ...
BARNES & NOBLE - Find American Experience: The Civilian Conservation Corps with Robert Stone. Read movie reviews and watch movie clips.

Cades Cove A Tribute to the Civilian Conservation Corps Company ...
Dec 14, 2009 ... Book title: Cades Cove A Tribute to the Civilian Conservation Corps Company 5427 , Subtitle: The World in a Book, Category: Uncategorized.

 

Monday, December 14, 2009 1:31 AM

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Fred Wooley
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
The very first toboggan was actually a single track and was built by the “boys” of Company 556 of the Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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15 million: Jobless Americans
Charleston Gazette
As we've said before, we think America should launch a 21 st -century version of the Civilian Conservation Corps, the New Deal plan that helped rescue the ...
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You've heard about the POWs
Detroit Free Press
They lived in an old Civilian Conservation Corps camp in the middle of the forest in the center of the county; today, a historical marker indicates where ...
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Green Team Reading Blog
By Ms Fulgham's blog
Civilian Conservation Corps CCC 1933 Sent 250000 young men to work camps to perform reforestation and conservation tasks. Removed surplus of workers from cities, provided healthy conditions for boys, provided money for families. ...
Green Team Reading Blog - http://greenteamreading.blogspot.com/
A hero's family accepts combat medals that had been lost for ...
Bowers left his hometown of Liberty Center, Ohio, where he was born in 1918, and joined the Civilian Conservation Corps as a teenager. Stevens recalls that her "dad was a modest man and never let us know that he was so highly decorated ...
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Not Another Episcopal Church Blog: Those Pesky Prophets Are Always ...
By The Underground Pewster
In March 1933, Roosevelt issued an executive order allowing the enrollment of 25000 veterans in the Civilian Conservation Corps for work in forests. When they marched on Washington again in May 1933, he sent his wife Eleanor to chat ...
Not Another Episcopal Church Blog - http://lowly.blogspot.com/
Real Estate Blog - BIG SOUTH FORK TENNESSEE: More Here Than Meets ...
By Leslie Helm/Real Estate For Trail Riders...
Many of the original buildings were constructed of native sandstone rock that the Civilian Conservation Corps workers quarried from the nearby forest. These beautifully-built buildings have stood the test of time, qualifying the park to ...
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Bobbitt Family Blog: SMN 13 Dec 2009 Sunday Savannah Morni...
By bobbitt
During the depression he was a surveyor in the Civilian Conservation Corps. He retired from Prudential Insurance Company in Savannah after more than 20 years as an award winning insurance agent. Family members, in addition to his loving ...
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Nature's New Deal: The Civilian Conservation Corps and the Roots ...
The CCC created public landscapes--natural terrain altered by federal work projects--that helped environmentalism blossom after World War II, Maher notes. ...

 

Sunday, December 13, 2009 1:30 AM

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Volunteer archaeologists explore ancient civilizations in Southern Calif.
Washington Post
... archaeology and historic preservation, from excavating prehistoric ovens to repairing structures built in the 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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Examiner.com
Cook County Board President candidate Roger Keats - interview
Examiner.com
He believes that a civilian conservation corps could be formed with inmates to gain jobs skills, to supply much needed manpower for extensive conservation ...
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Hare Proposes "New 'New Deal'"
WGIL Radio News
... transportation projects and small-business tax incentives, the bill is reminiscent of the Works Progress Administration and Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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Life stories : Improving her community was Ruby Bartlett's life
Arizona Daily Star
The site was a former Civilian Conservation Corps camp. At that time, there were more than 1000 children with tuberculosis attending public schools in ...
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Approval Index/President Obama/Lowest Ever Approval Index » Right ...
By Frank
... to new york and plant green parks and in essence clean up america with what I would call a new version of the Civilian Conservation Corps-teaching a whole nearly lost generation the old skills and how to do and keep a job as well. ...
Right Pundits - http://www.rightpundits.com/
Tried and Tested Programs for Obama to Expand Job Growth « High Noon
By David Offutt
One is Franklin Roosevelt's most noble achievement: the Civilian Conservation Corps, which created 250000 jobs in 1933 and rose to 2 million jobs by the time the U.S. entered WWII at the end of 1941. The CCC employed young men between ...
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Dec 10, 2009 ... The Civilian Conservation Corps was one of the many work projects originated by President Roosevelt during the Depression years of the 1930s ...
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Saturday, December 12, 2009 1:30 AM

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How to Create New Jobs: The CCC Reimagined
Huffington Post (blog)
This is where the new CCC—the Civilian Connectivity Corp—can ride to the rescue. Like the Civilian Conservation Corp of the Depression, the core will be ...
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New York Times
Affordable Skiing: Alta
New York Times
Built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in 1938, the lodge offers a hodgepodge décor of granite walls, pine accents and electric blue chairs. ...
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For Washington, creating jobs is Job One again
Long Island Business News
Another 3 million Americans signed up for the Civilian Conservation Corps, a kind of Boy Scouts on steroids that planted forests, repaired erosion and built ...
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National debt-woe: 'Americans know it'
The Swamp (blog)
(More) Congress authorizes creation of the Agricultural Adjustment Administration, the Civilian Conservation Corps, the Farm Credit Administration, ...
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Civilian Conservation Corps Resource Page: New Deal Days: The CCC ...
By Michael
What you see here on the Civilian Conservation Corps Resource Page will pertain to CCC history and research. No such promises can be made if you navigate away from this page. You should always use the internet with parental permission ...
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The Back Forty » Obama Ignores Public Jobs Option
By Miryam Ehrlich Williamson
An allied Depression-era jobs program was the CCC, the Civilian Conservation Corps. The goals of both programs were: to provide employment at a living wage, inculcate new jobs skills and to complete a vast array of public infrastructure ...
The Back Forty - http://www.ruralvotes.com/thebackforty/
CCC Headquarters Marker
One of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's New Deal programs, the Civilian Conservation Corps hired unemployed young men during the Great Depression. The CCC provided training to men between the ages of 18 and 25 for work on conservation ...
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The Thunder Run: From the Front: 12/11/2009 | peace corps
By peacecorps
The American civilian mentors who suss out d evolve with the shillelagh there invited us to an end immunizations to the inmates and shillelagh. This is a certain of the three prisons who benefited from the exactly thousands of vitamins my ..... Stanley McChrystal, told CNSNews.com on Thursday that the United States and the ecumenical community desire be dressed to guarantee Afghan sanctuary until the Afghan conservation grows ample outfit to substantiate that expense. ...
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Free of State » Blog Archive » Six Ways to Strengthen the Economy
By admin
Similar to the Civilian Conservation Corps of the New Deal-era, these projects would provide benefits to a generation left behind, and to all future generations as well. Finally, he proposes adopting a long-term national innovation ...
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Friday, December 11, 2009 1:31 AM

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Albert T. "Pete" Ferrell
Mansfield News Journal
During the depression, Pete worked for the Civilian Conservation Corps planting trees in southern Ohio. That job, along with his military service in Alaska, ...
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Stimulus dollars in New Bedford
By Jack Spillane
I'd still like to see an identifiable government worker program like FDR's civilian conservation corps. That would be a tangible use of stimulus dollars that people could latch on to, you know, maybe I could get on the Obama version of ...
All Politics is Local: South... - http://blogs.southcoasttoday.com/new-bedford-politics/
Morning Out with the Little Explorers « River City Homeschoolers
By ummtafari
The park was constructed in the 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps which consisted of a group unmarried young men aged 18-25 from families on relief. A portion of the class was spent visiting a museum at the park which housed ...
River City Homeschoolers - http://rivercityhomeschoolers.wordpress.com/
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By PRH.......
Dad, served with the Civilian Conservation Corps in Idaho back in 1938. After returning home to Ohio, he eventually joined the Army Air Corps during World War 2, where he served stateside in Colorado, Delaware, and at Mather Field in ...
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Bernard Martoïa: Harriman State Park
By Bernard Martoïa
During the Great Depression, the civilian conservation corps offered thousands of jobs to young idle workers such as building trails, camps and shelters. Fingerboard is one of them. I follow low inclined slabs on a treeless ridge. ...
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Book Signing With Local Authors At Locust Grove « Hudson Valley ...
By Sojourner
... the river through the centuries, describing the painters-like Thomas Cole-who found in the river inspiration for great art and the Civilian Conservation Corps's work to build recreational facilities during the Great Depression. ...
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, December 10, 2009 1:30 AM

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California Conservation Corps. trainees gain skills in Watsonville
The Salinas Californian
Both are members of the CCC, California Conservation Corps. Twenty-eight members of the CCC from Salinas and Watsonville took part in the rudiments of basic ...
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Shop for the holidays at the Central Library
Chesterfield Observer (subscription)
Preschoolers and kindergarteners can visit the Civilian Conservation Corps. Museum, enjoy games and a craft. $3. Registration required. 796-4255. ...
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I was with a 'skivvy waver'
San Diego Daily Transcript (subscription)
Elgin, before finishing high school, joined the Civilian Conservation Corps. The "CCC" stationed him in California, so when he enlisted in the Navy in 1939, ...
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Obama using grab-bag approach to fight recession
The Associated Press
... alphabet-soup collection of government agencies to put people back to work, from the Civilian Conservation Corps to the Works Progress Administration. ...
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Public sector should get to work on jobs
HeraldNet
Precedents include the Works Progress Administration, the Public Works Administration, the Civilian Conservation Corps, CETA, VISTA and Americorps. ...
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Obama Reaches Into Grab-Bag To Battle US Unemployment - The ...
... the scale that FDR used to fight the 1930s Great Depression, when he created an alphabet-soup collection of government agencies to put people back to work, from the Civilian Conservation Corps to the Works Progress Administration. ...
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The Development of Trucks During World War One | peace corps
By peacecorps
High payloads and conservation were more high-level to civilian operators than mighty sod boundary line or all-wheel driveway. If you are looking to bail someone out Lusty trailers or Lusty behold in the front loaders, inflict Lusty ...
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hhpphappyjerseys9dsw » Obama, Roosevelt, Stimulus and First ...
By deanwashington1963
FDR supported everything from the Civilian Conservation Corps to the Federal Emergency Relief Act to the Agriculture Adjustment Act. Roosevelt's economic stimulus turned out to be the equivalent of at least six times the annual budget, ...
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• Lookout Towers • « Shreveport-Bossier In The Know
By voltima
Extensive tree planting was undertaken when a Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) camp was located on the forest during 1933 – 1940. During CCC days, the enrollees, mostly World War I veterans, built the log administrative building, ...
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Civilian Conservation Corps Foot locher
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Wednesday, December 9, 2009 1:30 AM

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New americorps Crew Members Sworn In
RIMOFTHEWORLD.net
americorps performs work in the spirit of the original Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) inspired by President Franklin D. Roosevelt during economic crisis. ...
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Remember the Depression
Buffalo News
Programs such as the Works Progress Administration and the Civilian Conservation Corps put America to work, real work building real things, ...
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In the Long Run, We're All Dead | Everyday Citizen
By Bob Hooper
Earlier, in 1933, he created Civilian Conservation Corps and 3.5 million government-paid jobs. Later, in 1942, they were absorbed into the military. In 1935 came the Works Project Administration which provided nearly 8 million jobs in ...
Everyday Citizen - http://www.everydaycitizen.com/
The Obscenity Of Our Wars In Afghanistan And Iraq: One Percent Of ...
By Ronald
If nothing else, having young Americans serve in the Peace Corps or start a new Civilian Conservation Corps as alternatives would make the American people begin to appreciate their responsibility to the nation and remind us of the ...
The Progressive Professor - http://www.theprogressiveprofessor.com/
On the Trail with IMBA » Blog Archive » Waco, Tx: Humans and the ...
By chrisandleslie
We begin by sharing the story of the Civilian Conservation Corps. Back in the 1930s and 1940s, the CCC contributed a significant amount of labor to our nation's infrastructure, especially in terms of natural resources. ...
On the Trail with IMBA - http://onthetrail.imbatools.com/
By the Book @ Rogers Memorial Library » Archive » Does the road ...
By Terry
The reaction by the mountain community to an influx of young men from the Civilian Conservation Corps, who were imported to work on the Blue Ridge Parkway, reflects the way an isolated group of people can be affected by change. ...
By the Book @ Rogers Memorial Library - http://myrml.org/blog/
Open Left:: A look at the actual authors, and major components, of ...
By Chris Bowers
I'd like to see $200 billion more in aid going to the states and a real jobs program that looks like the Civilian Conservation Corps or the Works Progress Administration (WPA) program. And I'm frustrated that what President Obama ...
Open Left - Front Page - http://www.openleft.com/

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The Civilian Conservation Corps could be revived for a wide variety of work, everything from re-forestation (which is a lot more multi-faceted than just ...
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Tuesday, December 8, 2009 1:29 AM

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Book explores how New Deal program helped UP men
Chicago Tribune
One of the solutions came in the Civilian Conservation Corps, one of the most popular programs in FDR's New Deal, Chabot said. From the first camp opening ...
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Where is a modern day CCC?
Hattiesburg American
As part of president Franklin Delano Roosevelt's New Deal, the Civilian Conservation Corps came into being for the purpose of putting able-bodied men to ...
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German pows, Hamlin residents got along
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
(This is the last in a series of articles about the Civilian Conservation Corps camp at Hamlin Beach State Park. It was later used to house Italian and ...
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Hold the champagne
Bennington Banner
... jobs from government-funded infrastructure or alternative energy projects or Civilian Conservation Corps-style employment - or something else entirely.
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Spotlight: Sailor's move averts death in attack at Pearl Harbor
El Paso Times
He had served in the Civilian Conservation Corps, a program to put unemployed men to work on public projects, before enlisting in the Navy. ...
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FACTBOX-Possible elements of US jobs package
Reuters
Congress could provide money for new public-sector jobs to clean up parks, along the lines of the Civilian Conservation Corps of the 1930s. ...
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Clarence Petty, conservationist, 104, dies
UPI.com
Petty worked for the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Depression, then served as a Navy pilot in the Pacific in World War II. ...
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Harvey man relives attack on Pearl Harbor
Worcester Telegram
"I had just got out of the CCC," the Civilian Conservation Corps, which built national parks. He and two buddies had gone to California with the corps, ...
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Express from The Washington Post (blog)
Park Life: Ken Burns' 'The National Parks'
Express from The Washington Post (blog)
Not only did people flood them because of Franklin Roosevelt's stimulus program — the first dollars went to the Civilian Conservation Corps, which brought ...
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Harvey man, 89, survived attack on Pearl Harbor | New Orleans ...
By Melinda Morris, The Times-Picayune
The smaller photo shows him looking like a boogie-woogie bugle boy, but this was actually in his Civilian Conservation Corps just days before enlisting. He didn't know how to play. 'I grabbed the horn from some guy and told him to take ...
New Orleans Living - http://www.nola.com/living/
How to Create Jobs on the Farm: The CCC Reimagined | Friend of the ...
By David Becker
The original Civilian Conservation Corps, one of the most successful New Deal programs of the Great Depression, left a legacy of great public works. With the farmer-friendly updated version of the CCC funded at Depression-level wages, ...
Friend of the Farmer - http://friendofthefarmer.com/
Ernie's Journeys: I'm a "Wanna-Be Has-Been"
By Ernie Margheim
In 1940 after I finished high school, I enrolled in the Civilian Conservation Corps, for a year until 1941, and I worked at radio station KVGB (Great Bend, Kansas) with Harry Wright and I was an accountant at Thies Packing Co (my 54 ...
Ernie's Journeys - http://erniemargheim.blogspot.com/
NJBIZ - Daily News & Publications for New Jersey
He said the programs would be along the lines of the Civilian Conservation Corps, which created public-works employment during the Great Depression in the 1930s. And he said the surprise dip in November's unemployment rate, ...
njbiz.com Daily - http://www.njbiz.com/blog.asp?pid=165
the New American Village: Where's Our Modern Day CCC?
By James Polk
The Civilian Conservation Corps, better known as the CCC, went about constructing park facilities including campgrounds, vacation cabins, recreational trails, mountain lookouts, picnic areas, and a host of other amenities throughout the ...
the New American Village - http://newamericanvillage.blogspot.com/

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Monday, December 7, 2009 1:30 AM

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AmeriCorps crew members sworn in
Press-Enterprise
AmeriCorps works in the spirit of the Civilian Conservation Corps inspired by President Franklin D. Roosevelt. The CCC helped restore the nation's parks and ...
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Obama and Health Care: Confronted by Critics, Haunted by History
History News Network
... the CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps), the PWA (Public Works Administration), the AAA (Agricultural Adjustment Administration), and the NRA (National ...
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Walking trails could link 4 cities
Times Daily
The old moss-covered stonework constructed by the Civilian Conservation Corps along the river could be part of the attraction. ...
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West Virginia Blue:: Link drop
By Clem Guttata
Because of the Civilian Conservation Corps and the Works Progress Administration, Americans can go just about anywhere in this country and see FDR's hand on the landscape. These programs weren't flawless, but they were smart, effective, ...
West Virginia Blue - Front Page - http://www.wvablue.com/
New Oconaluftee center planned for Smokies
By admin
The new center will replace a 1700-square-foot stone building that was built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the late 1930s. It serves up to 350000 visitors annually, the newspaper says. This entry was posted on December 6th, ...
This Land, Your Land - http://www.carolinaoutdoorsguide.com/YourLand/
Democrats…Wake UP & Save Middle Class America « For People Who Think
By 4peoplewhothink
We did this sort of thing in the 1930s with the Works Progress Administration, launched in 1935, and the Civilian Conservation Corps, which put unemployed people to work building trails, fighting forest fires and so on. ...
For People Who Think - http://4peoplewhothink.wordpress.com/
Us History Need To Know For Test Please Help!?
By admin
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Works Progress Administration (WPA) National Industrial Recovery Administration (NIRA) 42. What were the main goals of Roosevelt's New Deal legislation? (Points: 5) new institutions and buyouts of ...
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Environmental Engineer Job at Bae Systems – Stafford, VA ...
By yudhis97
BAE Systems is looking for an Environmental Engineer to join our Engineering Team to propose on future program support opportunities with the United States Marine Corps. The ideal candidate would demonstrate in your resume submission ... Knowledge of environmental functions, such as Environmental Management Systems (EMS); environmental regulatory compliance; management of hazardous materials/waste; air quality; water quality; energy conservation principles and practices; ...
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Maine State Archives, Civilian Conservation Corps: Submit a Tribute
You can submit your personal account of service or offer a tribute to honor a person who served in the CCC in Maine. There are three ways for you to submit ...
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Sunday, December 6, 2009 1:29 AM

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SC park visitors invited to help plant trees
WBTV
It was originally developed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression in the 1930s. A renovated bathhouse now serves as a park center ...
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Veteran overcame troubled youth
Canon City Daily Record
Afterward, he joined the Civilian Conservation Corps in 1939 and went first to Glenwood Springs before being transferred to Leadville, where he also ...
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Banding together for research
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
They learned of a hawk banding project run at Cedar Grove since 1935 by the Milwaukee Public Museum, with assistance from the Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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FOREST ARMY: Nearly Lost: Photos of CCC Work at Interstate Park ...
By Michael
The November-December issue of the Civilian Conservation Corps Legacy Journal ran a terrific article about the Intestate Park bison site and its connection to CCC history. Camp Interstate was established in order to use CCC labor to ...
FOREST ARMY - http://forestarmy.blogspot.com/
Do Glowing Unemployment Stats Make a Difference? | WindyCitizen.com
For example, my uncle worked for the Depression-era Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) & sent much of his pay home to his family. Unfortunately, such CCC jobs seldom led to long term private sector employment and did little, ...
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Ward Pound Ridge Reservation a 'different' kind of hike « New York ...
By newyorkoutdoors
Many of the trails and buildings in the Reservation were constructed by the Civilian Conservation Corps (C.C.C). The C.C.C. was part of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's Work Progress Administration (W.P.A.) program, which put 8 million ...
New York Outdoors Blog - http://newyorkoutdoors.wordpress.com/
tim1965: With American writing in the grip of the
By tim1965
He later helped establish the Civilian Conservation Corps, retired to a ranch in Arizona, ran unsuccessfully for Congress, served as internal security director for the Army Provost Marshal General in World War II, and died in Laguna ...
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Saturday Roundup: “Energy Independence Legislation” | The Plum Line
By Greg Sargent
Reforestation Relief Act- Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). 5. Federal Emergency Relief Act- grants for state relief. 6. Agricultural Adjustment Act- price controls/subsidies for farmers. 7. Tennessee Valley Authority Act- nation's ...
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EBSCOhost Connection: CITIZENSHIP THROUGH TRAINING IN THE CIVILIAN ...
Education: The article presents an emphasis on the importance of citizenship in the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) training program. It also...
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Built by the Civilian Conservation Corps on the rim of the Palo Duro Canyon in the 1930s.
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The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was a public work relief program for unemployed men, focused on natural resource conservation from 1933 to 1942.
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He proposed a Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) to provide jobs in natural ... Over the next decade, the CCC put more than three million young men to work ...

 
 
Saturday, December 5, 2009 1:30 AM

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New York Times
Finally, Some Very Good Jobs News
New York Times
We need to make a concerted effort to get people employed, and one of the best ways would be to encourage Civilian Conservation Corps style projects. ...
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Bender: Bring back federal work programs
Indian Country Today
This involved the Civilian Conservation Corps, which enabled many Native Americans to survive the Depression more comfortably than in pre-Depression days. ...
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Mechanic, metal worker JC Banks, Pearl Harbor survivor, dies at 91
Dallas Morning News
He joined the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. The toughness of the CCC camp days seemed to define his father, Jimmy Banks said. ...
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MAKING CAMP IN MEXIA
Corpus Christi Caller Times
A view inside Old Fort Parker, which was originally reconstructed by an African American group of Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s and then rebuilt ...
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Conlin, Krause oppose Obama troop buildup
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
It may be controversial, Fiegen said, but, if necessary, he would re-authorize the Civilian Conservation Corps to create jobs for young Americans. ...
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MLive.com
';Bird in Santa's Beard' author Jeffery Schatzer talks about Santa school ...
MLive.com
... published his first chapter book, “Fires in the Wilderness,” which is Michigan historical fiction based on the work of the Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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rexcurrydotnet: CIVILIAN CONSERVATION CORP, CCCP USSR SSSR ...
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The USA's Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was military socialism inspired by Francis Bellamy (the author of the "Pledge of Allegiance") and his cohort Edward Bellamy (author of the book "Looking Backward"). The Bellamys idolized the ...
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Houston Style Magazine » Congresswoman Kilpatrick's Statement ...
By Style News Wire
Working from the template that was established with the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) during the Depression era, updated by the Comprehensive Employment Training Act (CETA), we could insert language in one of the remaining ...
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Loon Commons: Dedicated to Protecting and Restoring Minnesota's ...
By Brian
An old Civilian Conservation Corps stone structure stands in one of the farm's pastures. It looks like it was built to withstand a hurricane, but in reality the overbuilt structure was an attempt to deal with a different kind of ...
Loon Commons: Dedicated to Protecting... - http://www.looncommons.org/
Job fair for veterans in downtown Tampa. | Sarasota Speaks
Brown said that he would be interested in potentially working for the [Civilian Conservation Corps](http://www.wecantakeit.org/), if congress revived the depression-era program. Lashelle Eligon is the wife of a veteran, ...
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Political Parties of the US | LurveTech Dot Com
The Civilian Conservation Corps, the WPA and Social Security all brought Americans into the system, freeing people from fear, giving to people a stake in the future, making the nation stronger. With the election of Harry Truman, ...
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Friday, December 4, 2009 1:29 AM

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Camp Chowenwaw Park adds cabins
Clay Today Online
... of varying sizes and nin
e “tree houses” available at the 155-acre park that was built by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. ...
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Walk2Write in Florida: 'For There's a Kind of World Remaining Still'
By walk2write
In 1935, members of the CCC, Civilian Conservation Corps, disassembled the house, ferried its pieces across the river, and reassembled it at its present location, where it has been gradually restored to its former glory. ...
Walk2Write in Florida - http://learningtoheal-walk2write.blogspot.com/
As Obama's jobs summit convenes, pundits offer job-creation ideas ...
By David Schepp
Since only Government Workers, local, state to federal, seem to have secure jobs look for Obama to bring back the New Deal projects of FDR, ( the Civilian Conservation Corps, Works Progress Administration, etc.,), and give all those ...
DailyFinance - http://www.dailyfinance.com/
Obama's Human Resources - Swampland - TIME.com
By Jay Newton-Small
... anything like the Works Progress Administration as a plan to recruit pro-Obama brownshirts — but we should note, for the record, that at their peak, the W.P.A. and the Civilian Conservation Corps employed millions of Americans, ...
Swampland - http://swampland.blogs.time.com/
FromDC2Iowa: Obama's Afghanistan
By Nick
As I wrote last Monday, President Franklin Roosevelt put the Civilian Conservation Corps in place over the opposition of the U.S. Army (which had at least partial responsibility for administering it), and his Secretaries of the Interior ...
FromDC2Iowa - http://fromdc2iowa.blogspot.com/
CQ Politics | Craig Crawford's Trail Mix - Less Muddle and More ...
"The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was a public work relief program for unemployed men, providing vocational training through the performance of useful work related to conservation and development of natural resources in the United ...
Craig Crawford's Trail Mix - http://blogs.cqpolitics.com/trailmix/

 

 

Thursday, December 3, 2009 1:30 AM

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Historic Forest Service complex part of county land deal
Eagle Valley Enterprise
The structures were built in 1937 by Civilian Conservation Corps workers under the direction of Ranger William Brown. For more than 70 years, ...
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Conflicting ideas but no illusions set for White House jobs summit
Kansas City Star
... and public-service jobs, a remedy akin to President Franklin D. Roosevelt's 1930s Works Progress Administration and Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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Wonder of Creation » Blog Archive » Of Chickadees and Wall Street
By Dean Ohlman
They were sometimes handfed by Civilian Conservation Corps workers during the Great Depression. They watched FDR pondering his war decisions at Camp David (then called Shangri-la!). Daily they visit the trees around the lonely crash ...
Wonder of Creation - http://www.wonderofcreation.org/
Economy + War = More Trouble For Dems In 2010? | The Plum Line
By Greg Sargent
These included the creation of the Federal Emergency Relief Administration, the Civilian Conservation Corps, the Reconstruction Finance Corporation, and the Tennessee Valley Authority. Congress also gave the Federal Trade Commission ...
The Plum Line - http://theplumline.whorunsgov.com/
Air-it-Out with George Wenschhof: Daily Democratic Wire 12-2-2009
By George Wenschhof
As a former administrator for employment and training programs, I have been wondering where is the public service jobs programs that have worked so well over the years since President Roosevelt created the Civilian conservation Corps. ...
Air-it-Out with George Wenschhof - http://airitoutwithgeorge.blogspot.com/
CareerDiva - Career Advice, Labor Issues, Job News and ...
By telleve
Such agencies as the Works Progress Administration (WPA) and the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) were established to dispense emergency and short-term governmental aid and to provide temporary jobs, employment on construction projects ...
CareerDiva - http://www.evetahmincioglu.com/web/blog/
Is there a summer camp near Eugene or Portland Oregon that teens ...
By admin
See if the Civilian Conservation Corps has worksites around there. http://www.opb.org/programs/oregonexperience/programs/15-Civilian-Conservation-Corps. Oscar says: December 2, 2009 at 9:20 am. I heard the Oregon Zoo is offering ...
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The story of the CCC from the American Experience series. The film includes individual stories of CCC workers FDR's personal ...

 

 

Saturday, November 28, 2009 1:29 AM

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New toilets meet ADA and environmental needs
WZTV
But during the winter, the old restrooms -- built more than six decades ago by the Civilian Conservation Corps -- will be replaced. ...
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Vet could have skipped WWII, but 'wanted to go'
The Tribune-Democrat
Following graduation, he enrolled in the Civilian Conservation Corps, which was a public work relief program that came out of President Franklin D. ...
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FromDC2Iowa: No Such Thing as 10.2% Unemployment
By Nick
One of those programs was called the "Civilian Conservation Corps." Opposed at the time by President Roosevelt's Department of Labor, Department of the Interior, and the U.S. Army (responsible for some of its administration), ...
FromDC2Iowa - http://fromdc2iowa.blogspot.com/
Restrooms To Be Replaced In Smoky Mountains - Nashville News Story ...
The Civilian Conservation Corps built those facilities more than 60 years ago. Park officials said the new toilets will meet standards of the Americans with Disabilities Act, as well as more stringent water quality standards. ...
WSMV.com - News - http://www.wsmv.com/news/
 
 
 
Friday, November 27, 2009 1:29 AM

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Reservation a 'different' kind of hike
Poughkeepsie Journal
Many of the trails and buildings in the Reservation were constructed by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). The CCC was part of Franklin Delano ...
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Another Point of View: The Afghanistan “War Speech” President ...
By peacecorps
... those who took detachment in them — the Civilian Conservation Corps and the Works Progress Administration. predominantly We cannot liberate a limitation struggling in Afghanistan and a 10.2% legitimate unemployment chide at ace in. ...
peace corps - http://peacecorps.edublogs.org/
$100.00 – 50 Acs Pristine Land On County Rd, Recreat.area $329/mo ...
By Land Auction Listings
Mill Creek was the site of a 1930's Civilian Conservation Corps work camp. Historic pillars of stone are still visible at the campground entrance. The Mill Creek Recreation Area turnoff is located 20 miles south of Battle Mountain, ...
Find Land Auctions Online - http://www.findlandauctionsonline.com/
 
 
 
Thursday, November 26, 2009 1:29 AM

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Great Depression spawned successful program
Frazee Vergas Forum
That succinct title is an assessment by author Barbara Sommer concerning the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) of the 1930s. It is also the title of her ...
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$45M in stimulus funds to go to Glacier maintenance backlog
The Missoulian
Aimed primarily at young people, the program is not unlike the old Civilian Conservation Corps, which helped build the nation's park infrastructure during ...
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Noteshow » Blog Archive » Justice: What's The Right Thing To Do ...
By admin
EVERYONE does two years in either the military (and here's where it might differ, i'm not sure) or a civillian agency, say, the Peace Corps or Americorps, or even say, a renewed Civilian Conservation Corps. jamtrae Says: ...
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Can it happen here?: A tale of two Presidents
By janinsanfran
Didn't he immediately start a slew of programs including the Public Works Administration, Works Progress Administration and the Civilian Conservation Corps that put millions to work.? Yes -- Roosevelt did initiate those programs. ...
Can it happen here? - http://happening-here.blogspot.com/
 
 
Wednesday, November 25, 2009 1:29 AM

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How to bake a perfect Thanksgiving turkey
Ocala
My mother learned from her mother, and my father learned while serving in the Civilian Conservation Corps back during the Great Depression. ...
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E-baad-e News: Tomgram: "This Administration Ended, Rather Than ...
By eebad.rahman@gmail.com (Ebad)
... part in them -- the Civilian Conservation Corps and the Works Progress Administration. These basic programs put millions of Americans back to work on public projects that mattered to this nation and saved families, lives, and souls. ...
E-baad-e News - http://ebaadenews.blogspot.com/
Rangers Adventures: Sideling Hill Camp
By Ranger
The Sideling Hill Camp was built in 1933 by The Civilian Conservation Corps. Some of the buildings from the camp have since been torn down. The camp is located on State Forest property in the Buchanan District of Fulton County along ...
Rangers Adventures - http://rangersadventures.blogspot.com/
A View from the North Coast: Where Is Dick Crowley? VISTA in ...
By View from the North Coast
One need only to think of the Civilian Conservation Corps and the WPA projects of the FDR presidency. So thinking about VISTA led me to thinking about Dick Crowley, a VISTA volunteer in Cincinnati in the early 1970's. ...
A View from the North Coast - http://northcoastview.blogspot.com/

 
 
 
Tuesday, November 24, 2009 1:30 AM

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Giving up coal mining for work at a CCC camp
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
That next summer was the summer of 1933, my dad signed on to the Civilian Conservation Corps and we spent a summer up near Marvine Lake. ...
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Tester hears Flathead economic concerns of Flathead business community
The Missoulian
He discussed public land projects completed decades ago by the Civilian Conservation Corps, whose positive impacts are still being felt, as well as urban ...
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Civilian Conservation Corps Resource Page: A Mystery From the ...
By Michael
What you see here on the Civilian Conservation Corps Resource Page wi
ll pertain to CCC history and research. No such promises can be made if you navigate away from this page. You should always use the internet with parental permission ...
Civilian Conservation Corps Resource... - http://cccresources.blogspot.com/

 

 
Monday, November 23, 2009 1:29 AM

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Volunteers spend a day greening the city
Philadelphia Inquirer
He pointed to a CCC patch sewn onto his denim 2008 Phillies World Series jacket. "My father was in the Civilian Conservation Corps," he said. ...
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Time for a new New Deal for California
San Francisco Chronicle
By contrast, the Works Progress Administration (WPA) and Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) built smaller and simpler projects, such as roads, sidewalks and ...
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Sunday, November 22, 2009 1:30 AM

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PULPIT: Be thankful for the Lord
Sanford Herald
Our government created the Works Projects Association (WPA) and the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) for those who were out of work and wanted jobs. ...
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Let's remember the Blue Ridge Parkway's origins
Asheville Citizen-Times
It was, in small part, built by the Civilian Conservation Corps —another federal program. The Folk Art Center was partially financed by a grant from the ...
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The Afghan Speech Obama Should Give - Pakistan Defence Forum
By fatman17
... see James Fergusson, "Obama is haunted by Gorbachev's ghost"; on the upcoming White House Jobs Summit, see Robert Kuttner, "A Wake Up Call on Jobs"; on the Civilian Conservation Corps, see William Astore, "Hey, Government! ...
Pakistan Defence Forum - http://www.defence.pk/forums/

 
 
Saturday, November 21, 2009 1:29 AM

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You want real stimulus: Give it to those who serve
East Oregonian
Oh, and that new civilian conservation corps? A four-year honorable commitment, which could include work on public schools and national, state and county ...
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CBS News
The Afghan Speech Obama Should Give
CBS News
... but were remembered fondly long after by those who took part in them -- the Civilian Conservation Corps and the Works Progress Administration. ...
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The United States of America AND WORLD Online Articles: Born poor ...
By articlespublisher
At 17, he joined the Civilian Conservation Corps. When he was 25 he joined the Morton Air Academy where he rose to the rank of a lieutenant and became an army flight instructor. During World War II Kirk flew daredevil missions across ...
The United States of America... - http://publisherarticles.blogspot.com/
Sipsey Street Irregulars: Absolved, Chapter Three. Poor White Boys ...
By Dutchman6
Renamed in 1930 as the Columbus General Depot, it was used during the Thirties as the District Headquarters for the “Triple Cs”—the Civilian Conservation Corps—for Ohio and West Virginia. Thus it was to the Columbus General Depot that ...
Sipsey Street Irregulars - http://sipseystreetirregulars.blogspot.com/

 

Friday, November 20, 2009 1:29 AM

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Harrison Gulch CCC Camp ready to go in July, 1933
Record-Searchlight
The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was one such project. Men lined up to work at these camps because it provided them with paid work and housing, plus, ...
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Examiner.com
Judge: Army Corps of Engineers responsible for Katrina flooding
Examiner.com
... program similar to that used by Franklin Roosevelt in the Great Depression with the old Civilian Conservation Corps to provide people with jobs. ...
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Les Leopold: Clinton's Cash for Caulkers? Not enough Economic Insulation
AlterNet
... would be the creation of a national Caulkers Corps, modeled after the New Deal's Works Progress Administration and its Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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Les Leopold: Clinton's Cash for Caulkers? Not enough Economic ...
By Les Leopold
A more direct approach would be the creation of a national Caulkers Corps, modeled after the New Deal's Works Progress Administration and its Civilian Conservation Corps. Like those programs, the Caulkers Corps would directly hire the ...
The Blog - http://www.huffingtonpost.com/theblog/
t r u t h o u t | The Afghan Speech Obama Should Give (but Won't)
... popular across the political spectrum in the desperate years of the Great Depression, but were remembered fondly long after by those who took part in them -- the Civilian Conservation Corps and the Works Progress Administration. ...
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The Washington Monthly
By Steve Benen
... in 1933, Franklin Roosevelt and Congress had enacted the landmark legislation of the First Hundred Days -- depositor insurance, emergency relief, industrial stabilization, public employment (the Civilian Conservation Corps). ...
Political Animal - http://www.washingtonmonthly.com/

 

Wednesday, November 18, 2009 1:29 AM

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Conservation district recognizes its 70th anniversary
Spring Grove Herald
The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) established in 1932 employed young men who worked at solving the nationwide erosion problems. In 1933, two CCC camps ...
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Sometimes history boils into existence
Enid News & Eagle
In the 1930s, the state — as part of a national effort — started planning a series of parks as projects for the Civilian Conservation Corps, ...
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Montgomery Events:
The Luminary
Tuesday, January 19, 2010 at 7 PM, Mr. John J. Eastlake, a local historian from South Williamsport will be presenting a look at the history of the CCC ...
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Obama's Civilian Army Takes Mighty Scary Turn: Recruiting Military ...
By Pamela Geller
The Veterans Conservation Corps has also inaugurated a new program, called Veterans Corps, which is modeled on the AmeriCorps program. (Deb: Lots of folks think Barry's civilian national security force will be recruited from AmericCorps ...
Atlas Shrugs - http://atlasshrugs2000.typepad.com/atlas_shrugs/
Infidel Bloggers Alliance: Obama's Civilian Army Takes Mighty ...
By Pastorius
two green jobs programs—Veterans Green Jobs of Colorado and the Veterans Conservation Corps of Washington state—and the recently launched “Operation Free” campaign that has veterans touring the country to call for federal action on ...
Infidel Bloggers Alliance - http://ibloga.blogspot.com/
Public Option Stimulus | Future Majority
By ChrisCollins
It (and other direct job creation and training programs such as the Civilian Conservation Corps) created jobs and enhanced our nation by creating numerous public works. Another example of this type of public option economic stimulus ...
Future Majority - - blogging... - http://futuremajority.com/
Letters to the editor: Just say 'no' | My Oregon - OregonLive.com
By Letters to the editor
Given the economic woes that likely will plague this nation for some months to come, the time might be right for a program that combines the best elements of ROTC, the Civilian Conservation Corps and even the Peace Corps. ...
The Stump - http://www.oregonlive.com/opinion/

 

Tuesday, November 17, 2009 1:29 AM

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Award-winning TV news cameraman and Tribune photographer dies
Tri Valley Herald
But the family lost their land during the Depression, and at age 17 Joseph joined the Civilian Conservation Corps federal job program. ...
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Five generations of family gather for the first time
Statesman Journal
The senior Williams was born and raised in Tacoma, Wash., and during the Great Depression, he was in the Civilian Conservation Corps, working with two camps ...
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High-level musings from China
MiamiHerald.com
... The New York Times got so excited he wrote a column calling for ``New Deal-style employment programs'' like the WPA and the Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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Post-3962 Town Hall Tour: Becerra Bombs In L.A., Sherman Kills In ...
By Tim Cavanaugh
It's hard to get people excited about Public Option Jr. when they're really in the mood for another Work Progress Administration and a revamped Civilian Conservation Corps. Sherman and Becerra both made statements about how getting ...
Hit & Run - http://reason.com/blog
Really Need Help?
By admin
Civilian Conservation Corps Home Owner's Loan Corporation 44: Which of the following did New Deal programs fail to address? protection of domestic workers low prices for agricultural products the decline of industrial prices ...
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NASA reports hottest June to October on record* « Climate Progress
By Joe
If you look back at 1937, during the middle of the dust bowl, the only thing that finally made Congress act to form the Civilian Conservation Corps was when soil from the plains blew straight into the Senate during a debate about Dust ...
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Monday, November 16, 2009 1:29 AM

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Blue Ridge Parkway Begins 75th Anniversary Celebration
News Channel 7
Additional laborers from the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) built campgrounds and picnic areas, trail shelters, rail fences, and waterlines. The CCC also ...
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AUSTIN PARKS AND RECREATION
Austin American-Statesman
The new group's name harks back to the Civilian Conservation Corps, a New Deal program that built parks in Texas. The Civilian Conservation Corps put ...
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Revisiting the national-service proposition
Youngstown Vindicator
Furthermore, I suggested that FDR's Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) be resurrected as a form of national service. My perspective was to provide a work ...
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The Gift of a State Park Marker
The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), part of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's “New Deal” program, operated a camp in High Point State Park from 1933 to 1942. Companies 216 and 1280 lived and worked in the park and were responsible ...
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Jobs Summits Need Big-Picture Focus
By BarbinMD
Americans immediately think of the various New Deal programs such as the Works Progress Administration (which employed about 8 million), the Civilian Conservation Corps (2.75 million employed), and the National Youth Administration ...
malarkynews - http://malarkynews.com/
Jerry Lanson - News Prints – It's time for Obama to help the ...
By Jerry Lanson
Roosevelt started the Civilian Conservation Corps. Why can't Obama do the same? If Obama would take on Big Money and Congress head-on might he not convince people to AT LEAST raise taxes on the wealthy to levels that existed under Bill ...
News Prints - http://trueslant.com/jerrylanson/
 
Sunday, November 15, 2009 1:29 AM

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Wildlife: 21st century Civilian Conservation Corps revisited
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
By Scott Shalaway Last week I suggested that mandatory national service, perhaps in an updated form of FDR's Civilian Conservation Corps, would be a good ...
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Preserving the Blue Ridge Parkway
Knoxville News Sentinel
Begun during the administration of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, the project employed four Civilian Conservation Corps camps that cleaned up along the ...
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David J. Marcou: Reflections on earlier challenges
La Crosse Tribune
Alphabet soup was the order of the day, as new government agencies sprang up, including the Works Progress Administration (WPA), Civilian Conservation Corps ...
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Let the jobless help
News & Observer
... yet FDR signed many bills creating temporary work and training programs - some derided as "make work" and others (like the Civilian Conservation Corps) ...
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The Civilian Conservation Corps Explained on PBS Great History
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Saturday, November 14, 2009 1:29 AM

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For men of the Great Depression era, Civilian Conservation Corps was 'hard ...
Worthington Daily Globe
PERHAM - For hundreds of thousands of unemployed men during the Great Depression, the Civilian Conservation Corps was “Hard Work and a Good Deal. ...
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Obama's jobs summit: Let it be
Kansas City Star
Even old ideas, like the Civilian Conservation Corps, are worth debating. For the nation's future, there should be no hesitancy to call together leaders to ...
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The City Project Blog » Blog Archive » Diversify Access to and ...
By Robert Garcia
Local green jobs through Civilian Conservation Corps-type programs, including jobs for youth of color and low income youth, while improving the nation's parks and recreation. This is one solution to help get the country back to work ...
The City Project Blog - http://www.cityprojectca.org/blog/
Zandar Versus The Stupid: The Kroog Versus Germany
By Zandar
... anything like the Works Progress Administration as a plan to recruit pro-Obama brownshirts — but we should note, for the record, that at their peak, the W.P.A. and the Civilian Conservation Corps employed millions of Americans, ...
Zandar Versus The Stupid - http://zandarvts.blogspot.com/
Late afternoon/early evening open thread
By BarbinMD
All the talk about a modern version of FDR's Civilian Conservation Corps and Works Progress Administration, Meteor Blades will write, ignores what we really need: a permanent jobs program that is part of a new industrial policy.
malarkynews - http://malarkynews.com/
 
 
Friday, November 13, 2009 1:30 AM

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NECN
Meet the Candidate: City Year co-founder Alan Khazei
NECN
President Obama signed it into law last spring -- calling for the largest expansion of national service programs since FDR's civilian conservation corps. ...
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New York Times
Op-Ed Columnist Free to Lose
New York Times
... for the record, that at their peak, the WPA and the Civilian Conservation Corps employed millions of Americans, at relatively low cost to the budget. ...
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Essay by Diana Selsor Edwards
Kansas City Star
When they first married, he painted mountain scenes from his brief stay in Idaho at a Civilian Conservation Corps camp. He sold the oil paintings and ...
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History test 3 / Flashcards - Create Free Flashcards
By georgiafootball22
Civilian Conservation Corps. passed in 1933,... 14. What was AAA? Agricultural Adjustment Act. 5. What was the NRA, Nation Recovery Administration. Told... 15. What was the banking holiday? A plan that would close down insolvent banks. ...
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Tainted Pen: Dobbs to CNN: “Take a dump”
By Bill Britton
To replace the crop pickers and house cleaners lost to deportation, Dobbs envisions the creation of an agency similar to Roosevelt's CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) set up during the Great Depression. “What young man wouldn't like to ...
Tainted Pen - http://taintedpen.blogspot.com/
Obama Starts to Get It: Tackling Unemployment is Job 1
By John Nichols
... cities and school systems; establishment of new trade policies; perhaps the development of schemes to reward businesses that start hiring; perhaps the development of a 21st-century variation on the Civilian Conservation Corps and ...
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The Civilian Conservation Corps | American Experience | PBS Video
Four Corpsmen share experiences of hard work and brotherhood from their time in the CCC.
 
 
 
Thursday, November 12, 2009 1:29 AM

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Champs North West reach CCC final
Trinidad & Tobago Express
REIGNING champions North West will defend their Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Intramural Sports League football title against South West in a re-match ...
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WWII Veterans Visit War Memorial
The Resident
George Henson, 85, Gales Ferry, said he was a 16-year-old member of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in Wyoming when he enlisted in the Navy, in 1942. ...
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Newsmaker of the Day: Colchester author leads hike to summit of New York's ...
Norwich Bulletin
He also gives talks about the Civilian Conservation Corps camps in the Adirondacks and Connecticut. Interest in towers: His fascination with fire towers ...
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A forest of paperwork no more
Wellsville Daily Reporter
“We're basically harvesting trees the Civilian Conservation Corps planted in the '30s. There's no way you can tidy all this up (quickly). ...
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Local vet recalls service in World War II
Escanaba Daily Press
After graduating from Eben High School in the spring of 1941, Kallio signed on for a six-month stint with the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), ...
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Black infantryman earned his title of 'Buffalo Soldier'
The Desert Sun
When Edwards was 17 years old, he joined the Civilian Conservation Corps. “It was set up by (President Franklin) Roosevelt in 1933 to provide work for young ...
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Civilian Conservation Corps Company 2359 Marker
Wide view of the Civilian Conservation Corps Company 2359 Marker Photo, Click for full size. By Paul Crumlish, October 4, 2009. 2. Wide view of the Civilian Conservation Corps Company 2359 Marker ...
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Veterans Have a New Mission: Making America More Secure Through ...
Mark Fischer, who counseled Vietnam veterans for many years and now runs the Veterans Conservation Corps in Washington state, said his experiences confirm Maynard's beliefs. “What I saw was that veterans who had lives that had more of a ...
Apollo Alliance - http://apolloalliance.org/

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WikiAnswers What was the purpose of the Civilian conservation corps
United States History question: What was the purpose of the Civilian conservation corps? the civilian conservation was a relief program who's purpose was to ...
 
 
Wednesday, November 11, 2009 1:30 AM

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Obama Administration needs to promote employment on reservations
News from Indian Country
This involved the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), which enabled many Native Americans to survive the Depression more comfortably than in pre-Depression ...
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Let me know why compulsory national service is a bad idea
Farm and Dairy
The Civilian Conservation Corps was fdr's civilian army charged with restoring heath to the nation's natural resources that had been decimated by the Dust ...
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do-nothing Senate
Washington Post
... public employment (the Civilian Conservation Corps). The second time around, in 1965, Lyndon Johnson and Congress had created the Great Society, ...
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Tuesday, November 10, 2009 1:32 AM

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CCC camp prepared jobless youth for life
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Last week's column described how young men in the Civilian Conservation Corps, based at a camp at Hamlin Beach State Park, constructed roads and buildings, ...
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News-Sun
Building the country out of a depression
News-Sun
As with all CCC camps, the overall administrator was an army officer, but a civilian supervised the men, who typically worked from 8 am to 4:30 pm five days ...
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Borlaug: Hands that helped him
Delta Farm Press
In 1936, when Borlaug again faced the prospect of leaving school because he was broke, he got a job with the Civilian Conservation Corps that paid him $100 ...
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Obama's Choice: Jobs Now or Republicans in November
Huffington Post (blog)
Third, I will create an Energy Civilian Conservation Corps to weatherize every business and home in the country. Because these jobs would require additional ...
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MONDAY Q&A: WWII veteran's unit helped liberate Nazi slave labor camp
Indiana Gazette
I was in the Civilian Conservation Corps camp in Clearfield County. I just couldn't find a job coming out of high school and joined the CCC camp. ...
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WMICentral - Chris Isaacs named an Arizona Culturekeeper
His father, Christopher Columbus Isaacs, came from Shamrock, Texas, to work with the Civilian Conservation Corps in the Blue River country. Isaacs was raised in Eagar until 1950 when his dad took a job in Mesa. ...
WMICentralNews:White Mtn. Independent... - http://www.wmicentral.com/site/index.cfm?brd=2264&dept_id=506184

 

Monday, November 9, 2009 1:29 AM

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Obama was elected, yes, but not given free reign
The News Journal
In 1933 he founded the Civilian Conservation Corps. This hired people directly at government expense to do the kind of infrastructure work that is badly ...
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LOOKING BACK
Maui News
... Haleakala to participate in a unique flag-raising ceremony arranged by Park Ranger Kenneth Williams, in charge of the Civilian Conservation Corps camp. ...
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Sunday, November 8, 2009 1:30 AM

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Tampa Tribune
Cars line up at Highlands Hammock for CCC Fest
Tampa Tribune
Darrel Smith, dressed in a 70-year-old Civilian Conservation Corps uniform, took bits and pieces of the stories of CCC boys and reimagined the story one man ...
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Pages of History: CCC boys enjoy feast
Daily Triplicate
The annual Thanksgiving Day dinner was a highlight in the lives of the enrollees of Company 5478, Civilian Conservation Corps at Camp Gasquet as an ...
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Local Marines to celebrate Corps' birthday Monday
Contra Costa Times
In 1940, Dukes was in the Civilian Conservation Corps and working in Jericho, Utah, when he decided to talk to a Marine recruiter during a trip to Salt Lake ...
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Days Past: A memorial tribute to Leonard 'Rosie' Ross, 1906-2009, Part II
Prescott Daily Courier
In 1933-34, he worked with the Civilian Conservation Corps as a tree skinner, cutting blight out of trees. He worked in the TB ward at the VA beginning in ...
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Time to bring back the CCC and WPA! | Kenneth Thomas's Blog
By Kenneth Thomas
... (http://krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/11/06/why-not-a-wpa/#comments) muses about whether we should have some direct employment programs like the Depression-era Works Progress Administration and the Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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Earth to economists: Recession isn't over - Personal Finance blog ...
By Carla Fried
Civilian conservation corps. Like in the Great Depression, when it quickly added about 1 million new jobs in a year in a country that had 100 million people. Building and repairing parks. Works progress administration. ...
Money Features - http://moneyfeatures.blogs.money.cnn.com/
Bill Totten's Weblog: Credit as a Public Utility
By Bill Totten
From 1933 to 1940 Roosevelt used the RFC, Public Works Administration, Civilian Conservation Corps, and other agencies to attack the depression and provide employment through infrastructure investment. The modern US physical economy ...
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Saturday, November 7, 2009 1:30 AM

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How a Public Jobs Program Could Put America Back on Track
AlterNet
My personal favorite was the CCC, or Civilian Conservation Corps. If you have ever been to a state or national park, you have probably seen their work. ...
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Employment Numbers Worse Than Reported, but Main Street's Pain Is Wall ...
San Diego Reader
The Civilian Conservation Corps was set up, ostensibly to put those young men to work and enable them to send some money home if they so desired. ...
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Open Left:: Obama administration sitting on second stimulus?
By Chris Bowers
Smart pundits like Paul Krugman, Matthew Yglesias and the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities keep talking about the need for a new WPA, a new Civilian Conservation Corps, and more grants to state and local governments to plug their ...
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How a Public Jobs Program Could Put America Back on Track ...
By Julianne Malveaux, The Progressive
My personal favorite was the CCC, or Civilian Conservation Corps. If you have ever been to a state or national park, you have probably seen their work. And with the sorry condition of our state and national parks, it's high time to ...
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Friday, November 6, 2009 1:30 AM

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Cabwaylingo forest is built to last
Charleston Gazette
The program, the Civilian Conservation Corps, provided jobs and vocational training for an estimated 3 million unemployed men. Cabwaylingo was a training ...
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McGinnis: American youth unable to defend the home front
Times Record News
In the meantime we might take a page from the New Deal and take a new generation look at the Civilian Conservation Corps. National service like this could ...
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Announcing the Apollo Alliance 2009 Right Stuff Award Winners ...
As director of the Ohio Civilian Conservation Corps, Sally Prouty created the 'Corps to Career' program, in which she demonstrated that formerly incarcerated young people could leave juvenile justice correction centers, secure jobs, ...
Apollo Alliance - http://apolloalliance.org/
Laughing Orca Ranch: Above It All ~ Sandia Peak, New Mexico
By Laughing Orca Ranch
At the Sandia Crest, elevation 10678 ft., there is a cabin built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in 1936 out of local limestone, built for the Kiwanis Club of Albuquerque but is known by all as the Kiwanis Cabin. ...
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WGBH American Experience - The Civilian Conservation Corps Transcript
Harley Jolley, Joined the CCC in 1937: I remember the time growing up in North Carolina, looking up and watching Kansas blow by, the dustbowl reaching North ...
 
 
Thursday, November 5, 2009 1:30 AM

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Oscar Schaller
Juneau County Star-Times
... Coalition of Wisconsin Aging Groups, Civilian Conservation Corps Alumni, Farmers Union, Farm Bureau and the United Methodist Church in Wonewoc, ...
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Marmots need to leave Sud Island for the birds | Homer Tribune
By Newsroom
During that time, the Civilian Conservation Corps was a government program finding ways to put people to work. And given that watchful era prior to World War II, a coastal program was enacted to report suspicious ships as American ...
Homer Tribune - http://homertribune.com/
One Year Later: Obama's Most Defining Environmental Moments (PHOTOS)
By The Huffington Post News Team
If President Obama achieves anything on the order of the Civilian Conservation Corps, then he can be the green BHO. Reply Favorite Flag as abusive Posted 12:00 PM on 11/04/2009. - + joevecchio I'm a Fan of joevecchio I'm a fan of this ...
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Wednesday, November 4, 2009 1:29 AM
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CCC Festival set for Saturday
Tampa Tribune
Mary Simerlink spins rabbit fur during the CCC Festival held at Highlands Hammock State Park in Sebring. By JOE SEELIG SEBRING - There will be fun for the ...
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Mike Hendricks | Stimulus process plods for “Green Impact Zone”
Kansas City Star
Here's another example: While channel surfing the other night, I happened upon a documentary about the Civilian Conservation Corps. Remember the CCC from ...
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FEMA funds will help repair rock river wall
Dubuque Telegraph Herald
The wall was built in the early 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps, an organization created as part of the work relief program instituted by President ...
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Michael Gerson: Again, it is the young picking up the tab
Minneapolis Star Tribune
In our history, public programs helping the young -- say, the Civilian Conservation Corps or the GI Bill -- tend to be discretionary and temporary. ...
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RealClearPolitics - Funding Health Care on the Backs of the Young
By Michael Gerson
In our history, public programs helping the young -- say, the Civilian Conservation Corps or the GI Bill -- tend to be discretionary and temporary. Entitlements benefiting the elderly are eternal. And health insurance reform adds to the ...
RealClearPolitics - Articles - http://www.realclearpolitics.com/
Matthew Yglesias » Reconstruction for the USA
By myglesias
It might be more useful to restart something like the Civilian Conservation Corps, which was pretty military in structure (no risk of being accused of forming lefty indoctrination camps). An organization like that could take 16- to ...
Matthew Yglesias - http://yglesias.thinkprogress.org/
GRITtv with Laura Flanders » Weekly Audit: Too Big to Fail is Just ...
By webmaster@grittv.org (Laura Flanders)
The Works Progress Administration (WPA) and Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). built schools, parks, roads and bridges which still serve our communities today. Both the WPA and the CCC employed literally millions of people—in the 1930s. ...
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Tuesday, November 3, 2009 1:30 AM

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Skill of CCC camp workers still apparent
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Last week, this column examined efforts under way to open up the site where a Civilian Conservation Corps camp operated at Hamlin Beach State Park during ...
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Window on the Past: Canyon transformation
Amarillo.com
The CCC created a civilian army of men that would battle erosion, plant trees, build roads and develop much of the nation's parks system. ...
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Harold J. Cummins
Newzjunky.com
Hal served the Civilian Conservation Corps in 1939 and 1940. In 1941, he was employed by the Taggart Corp. Carthage. He joined the Army in October 1942 and ...
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What to Watch Monday: Octomom and Hitchcock
New York Times
The only new program in PBS's five-week “American Experience” series “The 1930s” is Monday night's installment, “Civilian Conservation Corps” (9 pm on most ...
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The Civilian Conservation Corps — Economic Recovery Act of the ...
By Ben Hoffman
The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was a public work relief program for unemployed men, providing vocational training through the performance of useful work related to conservation and development of natural resources in the United ...
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History may not repeat but it does rhyme « Tales from the Trenches
By Rob Paterson
He proposed a Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) to provide jobs in natural resource conservation. Over the next decade, the CCC put more than three million young men to work in the nation's forests and parks, planting trees, ...
Tales from the Trenches - http://www.facingmortgagecrisis.org/
The American Experience
By humanbeing
The latest program, The Civilian Conservation Corps tells a wonderful and moving story. You can watch this and many others in this series at: www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/. Do yourselves a favor and check it out. ...
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Monday, November 2, 2009 1:30 AM

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Examiner.com
Senate subcommittee considers a 21st century Civilian Conservation Corps in ...
Examiner.com
Every fan of the national parks can name several projects undertaken in the 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), a working force created by ...
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The Erie Hiker » PBS: Civilian Conservation Corps History: Mon., 9PM
By Mike Ingels
The fantastic PBS history documentary series The American Experience will broadcast an hour about the history of the Civilian Conservation Corps this Monday night at 9PM. The CCC was a Depression-era program that provided jobs to the ...
The Erie Hiker - http://www.blogsmonroe.com/expatriate/

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Sunday, November 1, 2009 1:30 AM

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Jolley reflects on CCC
Asheville Citizen-Times
The CCC was a public works relief program for unemployed young men, and was one of the major initiatives of the New Deal under President Franklin D. ...
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Spooked times 90
Reporter-Times
Inman told a story of how he got signed up for the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). “I went to sign up for the CCC and the woman there was not going to ...
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Pennsylvania: Keystone of the Appalachian Trail
Pocono Record
With the establishment of the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s, the construction of the trail proceeded rapidly and was completed in 1937. ...
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Saturday, October 31, 2009 2:30 AM

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Sidney Herald Leader
Memories of CCC Camp
Sidney Herald Leader
The CCC camp was originally set up by the Franklin D. Roosevelt administration in the 1930s that gave unemployed men jobs. It was later used to house the ...
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Valencia County News Bulletin
Sy Sisneros
Valencia County News Bulletin
Having worked for the Civilian Conservation Corps, which followed Army protocol, he had been assigned to the quartermaster in San Antonio to provide ...
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Open Thread and Diary Rescue
Daily Kos (blog)
by Diary Rescue In this lovely autumn diary, GollyMissMolly explains how the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) helped build these parks in Wisconsin many ...
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Remembering Pondosa - New book shares company town's colorful history
La Grande Observer
Noel Robinson, a youth in Pondosa in the 1920s and 30s, writes of how young men with the Civilian Conservation Corps worked in the Pondosa area in 1937. ...
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klru blog » Blog Archive » Highlights 11/1 to 11/7
By april
In March 1933, President Franklin Roosevelt proposed the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) to provide over three million jobs in natural resource conservation. Civilian Conservation Corps: American Experience tells the story of one of ...
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Friday, October 30, 2009 2:30 AM

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Halloween fun and more
Green Valley News
He'll be watching the TV documentary “The 1930s: The Civilian Conservation Corps,” airing on PBS, at 7 pm Berry was among the former CCC workers interviewed ...
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The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was a public works program that put over three million young men and adults to work during the Great Depression of the ...
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Thursday, October 29, 2009 2:29 AM

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Auburn Villager
The men who made Chewacla
Auburn Villager
By Michael Hansberry A new historical marker commemorates work done by the Civilian Conservation Corps in Lee County. It was a hot summer afternoon when ...
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World Prout Assembly: America's crumbling infrastructure
By Editor
Then, the Democratic president, Franklin Roosevelt, put in place significant public works programs associated with names like the Civilian Conservation Corps, the Tennessee Valley Authority, and the Works Progress Administration. ...
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Some perspectives on the ride « Jim's Bike Blog
By jimsbikeblog
We had expected to camp at Double Lake, but instead are sleeping inside a lodge with a stone fireplace, built in the 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps. Some have set up their tents inside the large wooden building, but I'll roll ...
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Cumberland mountain state park bridge built by the CCC
Men of the Civilian Conservation Corps' built this unsuspended bridge between 1935-1940. The bridge is located in Crossville, Tennessee.

Wednesday, October 28, 2009 2:30 AM

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The Great Depression and green jobs
North Country Public Radio
He looked at the Civilian Conservation Corps - the CCC. Stone says it was the first of Roosevelt's work programs, but it also tackled the biggest ...
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Political Parties of the US | The San Francisco 10 - Top Ten Lists ...
By Allison Davis
The Civilian Conservation Corps, the WPA and Social Security all brought Americans into the system, freeing people from fear, giving to people a stake in the future, making the nation stronger. With the election of Harry Truman, ...
The San Francisco 10 - Top Ten... - http://sanfrancisco10.cityspur.com/
Rhymes With Right - And Now A Word From The Greatest President Of ...
By Greg
We're now going to solve the dropout problem, juvenile delinquency, by reinstituting something like the old CCC camps [Civilian Conservation Corps], and we're going to put our young people in these camps. But again we do some arithmetic ...
Rhymes With Right - http://rhymeswithright.mu.nu/
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By nobody@flickr.com (kimberlyfaye)
During the Depression, between 1936 and 1942, the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) built numerous structures in the forest, often using durable American chestnut wood from trees that succumbed to a blight that nearly wiped out the ...
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Tuesday, October 27, 2009 2:30 AM

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Urban Forestry & The CCC
MLive.com
Lester talks with the director of a new PBS American Experience documentary about the Civilian Conservation Corps. The Environment Report is a free news ...
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Historic marker dedication honors park's builders
Opelika Auburn News
A historic marker was unveiled Sunday afternoon at Chewacla State Park in Auburn to honor the men of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) who built the ...
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al.com
Photo exhibit: Digging out of the Great Depression in Birmingham, Ala.
al.com
Robert Pasquill Jr., "A Great and Lasting Good: The Civilian Conservation Corps in the Birmingham Area." Opening Reception and Book Signing: Sunday, ...
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Days Gone By: Readers share their own CCC memories
Contra Costa Times
The second episode of the series focuses on the CCC and will air at 9 pm Nov. 2 on local PBS stations. I, of course, said 'YES!' So Homes sent me the DVD on ...
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WPA projects still around in the Southland
Southtown Star
Workers in the Civilian Conservation Corps, another Depression-era employment program, were typically men in their late teens and early 20s who were paid $1 ...
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Old POW camp unearthed in Hamlin
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
They erected buildings, walls, and much of the infrastructure that still stands at Hamlin Beach Park — just as other CCC workers left their mark on hundreds ...
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Jonathan Storm: In PBS series on the 1930s, perspectives on hard times
Philadelphia Inquirer
The new one, "The Civilian Conservation Corps," premiering Nov. 2, outlines one of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's quickest and boldest moves to deal with ...
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Phawker » Blog Archive » Those Who Forget History Are Already ...
By Phawker
By far one of the most popular programs was the Civilian Conservation Corps. It was put into law within a week and within a month 25000 young men signed up to be part of the Corps. By the time the program had run its course 10 years ...
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Repeating History Whether We Want To or Not: The 1930s Debuts on ...
The five programs, to premiere on five successive Monday nights are: “The Crash of 1929,” “The Civilian Conservation Corps,” “Hoover Dam,” “Surviving the Dust Bowl,” and “Seabiscuit.” The first episode celebrates the opulent, ...
Great History - Site Wide Activity - http://greathistory.com/
Good Works Indiana: Good Works Indiana Announcement: Governor ...
By Ike Randolph
Clifty Falls State Park - construction of two bridges in the style of the 1930s Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) using trees that had been damaged by Hurricane Ike. Brown County State Park - repaired stone on CCC picnic shelter, ...
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Monday, October 26, 2009 2:30 AM

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The Environment Report
Urban Forestry & The CCC
The Environment Report
And... the Great Depression and green jobs. Lester talks with the director of a new PBS American Experience documentary about the Civilian Conservation Corps.
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';The Crash of 1929' kicks off PBS package 'The 1930s'
USA Today
But paired with the previously unseen Civilian Conservation Corps(Nov. 2), this is the first time PBS has packaged them as a series. ...
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Central Region beaten in CCC cricket competition
Trinidad News
THE Fifth Edition of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Intramural Sports League got going last week Friday and defending champions in cricket — the ...
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Variety
The 1930s (American Experience)
Variety
The first two installments -- "The Crash of 1929," chronicling the run-up to the crash; and "The Civilian Conservation Corps," Franklin Roosevelt's ...
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Before the hunt, a special moment
Southtown Star
BY DALE BOWMAN, Sun-Times News Group From a pine tree, big and old enough to likely have been planted by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great ...
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Sunday, October 25, 2009 2:29 AM

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Remembering how Conservation Corps helped Port
The Daily News of Newburyport
Did you know that Newburyport had a beneficial association with the Civilian Conservation Corps during The Great Depression? People were out of work, ...
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Abilene State Park celebrates 75th anniversary
ReporterNews.com
The park, built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in 1933, has been enjoyed by young and old throughout the years, which became the theme for the ...
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Dr. Harry B. Neel -- Albert Lea
Post-Bulletin
Subsequently, he worked as an intern at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and as a medical officer for the Civilian Conservation Corps. From 1936 to 1940, ...
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HeatingOil.com
Young Mainers Program Weatherizes Homes, Gives Job Training
HeatingOil.com
Maine governor John E. Baldacci says that the program is Maine's version of the Civilian Conservation Corps, created by Franklin Delano Roosevelt. ...
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Tourism Enriches » Blog Archive » Really Need Help?
By admin
Civilian Conservation Corps Home Owner's Loan Corporation 44: Which of the following did New Deal programs fail to address? protection of domestic workers low prices for agricultural products the decline of industrial prices ...
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Saturday, October 24, 2009 2:29 AM

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Gib Tilford, 93, Hillsboro resident
Hillsboro Argus - OregonLive.com
As a young man he worked for the Civilian Conservation Corps, building in the national forests. On July 29, 1942, he married Neoma I. "Nellie" Huffman, ...
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Economic Perspectives from Kansas City: The Time Has Come for ...
By Economic Perspectives from Kansas City
Americans immediately think of the various New Deal programs such as the Works Progress Administration (which employed about 8 million), the Civilian Conservation Corps (2.75 million employed), and the National Youth Administration ...
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Friday, October 23, 2009 2:30 AM

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Latest Jobless Figures Indicate No Bottom in 2009
Daily Kos (blog)
More than a few have suggested a modern version of the Civilian Conservation Corps. or the Works Progress Administration, two New Deal programs that ...
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Beer Rant:: Colorado Trip
By Michael
The Civilian Conservation Corps reunion wrapped up, I enjoyed a day or two with my sisters in the Denver area and then hopped the bird to fly back to the Arizona desert. It was a nice trip with just enough of the gold and amber stuff to ...
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Campaign for the American Reader: Five best biographies about FDR
By Vivian Darkbloom
(Long before the Civilian Conservation Corps reforested Depression-era America, FDR planted 300000 trees on his ancestral acres.) Ward offers sobering evidence that, physical infirmity aside, Roosevelt had enough character defects--from ...
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Latest Jobless Figures Indicate No Bottom in 2009
By BarbinMD
More than a few have suggested a modern version of the Civilian Conservation Corps. or the Works Progress Administration, two New Deal programs that provided millions of jobs during the Great Depression. At the same time, however, ...
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Thursday, October 22, 2009 2:29 AM

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North Central, Central advance
Trinidad & Tobago Express
... of the football and cricket competitions as the fifth edition of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Intramural Sports League got going last Friday. ...
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3 Hoover USA winners picked
West Branch Times
Emily Rose, home schooled in Conrad, “Youth to Restore the CCC/POW Building”: Youth to Restore the CCC/POW Building saw a need to preserve a recreational ...
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It's all part of our history « Portal Wisconsin blog
By jessicabecker2
Seventy four years ago, the Emergency Conservation Work Act was signed into law by President Roosevelt. The largest peacetime army in history, the Civilian Conservation Corps was mobilized to improve domestic infrastructure. ...
Portal Wisconsin blog - http://portalwisconsin.wordpress.com/
American experience | the 1930s: the civilian conservation corps ...
By admin
The second film looks at the creation of the Civilian Conservation Corps, one of the boldest and most popular New Deal experiments, and a pivotal moment in the emergence of modern environmentalism and federal unemployment relief. ...
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Wednesday, October 21, 2009 2:30 AM

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CCC veteran loved baseball, raising garden
Toledo Blade
Mr. Schell, who graduated in 1933 from Oak Harbor High School, served in the
Civilian Conservation Corps, a public work relief program, in Yellowstone ...
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Area native featured in PBS series 'The 1930s'
Wilson County News
2 episode focuses on the
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). It features Ximenes, born in 1919, and three other survivors of the New Deal era program also ...
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Alfred 'Fred' Gabriele Camposan
Powell Tribune
Fred was determined to help his large family in tough economic times and insisted on joining the
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) which brought him to ...
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Sue Scheible: 88-year-old says helping Blue Hills hikers 'keeps me young'
Taunton Daily Gazette
By Sue Scheible Eddie DeSantis talks about the
Civilian Conservation Corps in 1939 and 1940. He's congenial, with a cheerful chuckle and the gift of gab, ...
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Daniel Clayton “Clayt” “Obie” O'Brian
Corning Leader
He had been a member of the
CCC, Civilian Conservation Corps, when he was a teenager. He is survived by his daughter, Esther Ryder of Penn Yan; two sons, ...
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WFYI Public Television Presents "The 1930s"
Indianapolis Star
“The 1930s,” which airs Mondays, October 26 – November 23, at 9 pm on WFYI 1, examines the creation of the
Civilian Conservation Corps, the construction of ...
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The Sullivan Independent News » Samuel Story
By SiteAuthor
Samuel was a member of St. Gerald Catholic Church and Knights of Columbus in Gerald, life member of the Gerald VFW,
Civilian Conservation Corps in Sullivan, and was retired from the Gerald Fire Department. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, ...
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Daily Kos CCC in Texas State ParksGreenroots
Last week I published a diary called The CCC FDR's Forest Army focussing on the very first Civilian Conservation CorpsCCC crews who worked on construction ...
Tuesday, October 20, 2009 2:30 AM

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Earl and Judy Prigge earn conservation honor
Agri News
He was also
conservation minded. He was one of the first farmers in Winona County to install contour strips. The Civilian Conservation Corps planted trees ...
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The Young Mainers Weatherization Corps has swung into action
By Ramona Du Houx
The governor said the program is Maine's version of the
Civilian Conservation Corps, created by Franklin Delano Roosevelt. “Roosevelt wanted to give young people who needed work during the Depression employment. ...
Maine Insights - http://maineinsights.com/
Geogypsy: MWT - Rim to Rim Grand Canyon Day 1 - Part 1
By Gaelyn
Two miles (3.2 km) down it was almost 60F where we removed layers at the Supai Tunnel, blasted into the rock by the
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) during the 1930s. Also used the services, compost toilet, and topped off water bottles ...
Geogypsy - http://geogypsy.blogspot.com/
The Lunchpail: Iron Range lose second-most construction, mining ...
By Jeff Sippila
Roosevelt's unemployment relief initiative was threefold: a
Civilian Conservation Corps to employ 250000 young workers in the national forests at subsistence wages, grants under the Federal Emergency Relief Administration that supplied ...
The Lunchpail - http://thelunchpail.blogspot.com/
Monday, October 19, 2009 2:29 AM

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Pinchot was Teddy Roosevelt's 'conscience' on conservation
York Daily Record
He was a Republican who backed the New Deal, creating a program in Pennsylvania that was the model for the
Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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Kudzu « Cordite Country Show Notes
By corditecountry
During the Great Depression of the 1930s, the
Soil Conservation Service promoted kudzu for erosion control. Hundreds of young men were given work planting kudzu through the Civilian Conservation Corps. Farmers were paid as much as eight ...
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Sequoia National Park - Civilian Conservation Corps ( CCC ) sign. ... Click this icon to see all public photos and videos tagged with CCC CCC ...
Sunday, October 18, 2009 3:34 AM

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Dallas Morning News
Obama praises elder Bush at A&M
Dallas Morning News
Franklin Roosevelt's Depression-era Civilian Conservation Corps combined a celebration of public service with a need to curb unemployment. ...
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When it comes to camping, Mother knows best
Austin American-Statesman
At Mother Neff, Ickles tells me about the park's connection to the
Civilian Conservation Corps, which set up camp there in the 1930s, providing much-needed ...
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WBOY-TV
CCC Holds Biannual Gathering to Reminisce
WBOY-TV
QUIET DELL -- The Harrison County
Civilian Conservation Corps gathered in Quiet Dell today to celebrate their participation in the 'stimulus program' of the ...
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Obama falling short of what is needed
Bellingham Herald
All those young men and women could be in a modern
Civilian Conservation Corps restoring our parks, fighting fires and building roads.
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Kenny Ausubel: Value Change For Survival: 2020 or Bust
By Kenny Ausubel
Create a green
Civilian Conservation Corps national service program. De-subsidize fossil fuels and nuclear energy. Publicly fund elections. Give nature legal rights. Ecuador last year created the first national constitution to give ...
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Saturday, October 17, 2009 2:29 AM

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Parkway meant jobs for many
Wilkes Journal Patriot
He started working on the Parkway again a little over a year later as one of hundreds of young men from the area in the
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), ...
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Clearing the dust
Kingston Daily Freeman
These are the messages filmmaker, director, producer and Rhinecliff resident Robert Stone conveys in “The 1930's: The
Civilian Conservation Corps,” a ...
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Pokagon featured on PBS program
fwdailynews.com
There are old Pokagon photographs and a taped interview with the late Roger Woodcock, a Corunna man who served in the
Civilian Conservation Corps in the ...
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Fruits of labor
News & Observer
The
Civilian Conservation Corps and the Work Projects Administration put millions of Americans to work repairing our nation while helping to promote the ...
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ArtBeet: Representing The Arts Community in Kewaunee County ...
By SJC
"With the multimedia show "Camp We-Kan-Tak-It," collaborators
Milwaukee Public Theatre and Voices Theater look back to the Civilian Conservation Corps, President Franklin Roosevelt's 1930s program that put millions of people to work ...
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Friday, October 16, 2009 2:30 AM

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A.V. Club
Camp We-Kan-Tak-It: Tales from the first Great Depression
A.V. Club
Nowadays, with youth unemployment high and the environment an ever-pressing issue, it's a perfect time to reconsider the
Civilian Conservation Corps, ...
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Pierce County's History Detectives
Tacoma Daily News
It had the engravings of the
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) of the 1930s -- a program introduced under Franklin D. Roosevelt's Administration that aimed ...
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Inside INdiana Business (press release)
Young Hoosier Conservation Corps to Continue
Inside INdiana Business (press release)
Clifty Falls State Park - construction of two bridges in the style of the 1930s Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) using trees that had been damaged by ...
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Hales Corners, WI. 53130
OnMilwaukee.com
A musical comedy about
Wisconsin's Civilian Conservation Corps. Shows at 2 pm or 7 pm Tickets are $8 in advance or $10 at the door, or $5 for children, ...
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Thursday, October 15, 2009 2:30 AM

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fdr's CCC in song
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
With the multimedia show "Camp We-Kan-Tak-It," collaborators Milwaukee Public Theatre and Voices Theater look back to the
Civilian Conservation Corps, ...
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The Fulton County News
The Fulton County News
The former Camp S-51-PA
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was used to interrogate German and Japanese military officers from 1942 to 1945. ...
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National Parks Traveler (blog)
National Park System Quiz 71: Are There Any?
National Parks Traveler (blog)
There aren't any structures in
Haleakala National Park that were built by the Civilian Conservation Corps. 3. True or false? There aren't any grizzly bears ...
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Library program to preview, discuss PBS series
Fremont News Messenger
Video excerpts from each part of the series, which focuses on topics such as the stock market crash of 1929, the
Civilian Conservation Corps, and the Hoover ...
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Presidents Obama, Bush Celebratel
By sameh.habeeb@gmail.com (Pal Tel Admin)
FDR's Civilian Conservation Corps and JFK's Peace Corps attracted Americans to federal service. Bush's Points of Light brought individual citizens together in their own organizations to solve problems in their own communities. ...
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Jobs for America's Unemployed Teenagers : One Penny Sheet
By OPS_admin
FDR's response was to quickly initiate a jobs program for them that ultimately became one of the most popular
New Deal programs – the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). The CCC “boys,” as they often called themselves, were mostly school ...
One Penny Sheet - http://www.onepennysheet.com/
Wednesday, October 14, 2009 2:29 AM

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Weather forces hold on weekend CCC dedication
Guernsey Gazette
The weekend's extreme weather conditions forced the postponement of the statue dedication honoring the work of the
Civilian Conservation Corps at Guernsey ...
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MLive.com
Authors debate: Did fdr's social programs make Great Depression worse?
MLive.com
... like the Civil Works Administration, the Works Progress Administration, the Public Works Administration and the Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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Wonk Room » Bartlett Schools Kudlow: Tax Cuts Would Have Done No ...
By Pat G.
... of President Franklin Roosevelt's Civilian Conservation Corps is invoked). With so many idle resources, it simply makes sense for them to be employed in a useful manner, a notion which Bartlett accepts, much to Kudlow's chagrin. ...
Wonk Room - http://wonkroom.thinkprogress.org/
An Eclectic Mind » A(nother) Visit to Grand View Fire Tower
By Maria Langer
Unnerving when you consider that the tower had probably been built back in the 1930s as part of the CCC (
Civilian Conservation Corps) program. Helicopter Near Grand View The sound of a helicopter caught my attention. ...
An Eclectic Mind - http://www.marialanger.com/
NP Social Studies: Civilian Conservation Corps
By Mr. McCarthy
Civilian Conservation Corps. The CCC was one of Roosevelt's first New Deal programs. Here is a short video that gives a little more information about what this program did: Civilian Conservation Corps Shared via AddThis ...
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Daily Kos The CCC FDR's Forest ArmyDK GreenRoots
The CCC first got on my radar screen on a visit to Timberline Lodge on Mt Hood in Oregon one of the jewels in the crown of their accomplishments That's ...
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Cheat Code Central thats a website ... Civilian Conservation Corps A Depression era make work organization to help lift out the depression ...
Tuesday, October 13, 2009 2:30 AM

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Chiricahua monument to get sewer upgrades
Sierra Vista Herald
The oldest systems were built by the
Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s, and the five wastewater systems to be upgraded are more than 35 years old. ...
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African American CCC camp is focus of Historical Society fall meeting
Augusta Free Press
Last year the
Civilian Conservation Corps celebrated its 75th anniversary. Much has been written about the CCC throughout the years; however, there is a gap ...
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Creating jobs takes money
Kansas City Star
What about the highly successful jobs programs in the Depression-era 1930s — the
CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) and the WPA (Works Progress ...
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The Biggest Shovel is Obama's
American Thinker
In fact, from his inauguration on March 4, 1933, to the induction of the first
Civilian Conservation Corps enrollee, only 37 days had elapsed. ...
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» National Service: A Vicious Concept — And Its Antidote The ...
By captkarl
Starting in 1933 with FDR's
Civilian Conservation Corps, progressive Democrats have had a long history of promoting the idea of “National Service” in this country. Barack Obama continued that tradition during his campaign with proposals ...
The Liberty Tree Lantern - http://captkarl.blogivists.com/
Utah Travel: Seeing Castle Country
The swinging bridge was built during 1938 by the Civilian Conservation Corps. Aside from this, there are primitive campsites under the cottonwood trees along the northern part of the river.</p> <p>The Temple Mountain is the highest ...
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Monday, October 12, 2009 2:29 AM

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African American CCC Camp is Focus of Historical Society Fall Meeting
Rockbridge Weekly
Last year the
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) celebrated its 75th anniversary. Much has been written about the CCC throughout the years; however, ...
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Statue to honor CCC work at State Park
Guernsey Gazette
A statue commemorating the work of the
Civilian Conservation Corps will be unveiled at the Guernsey State Park Museum at 2 pm, October 11. ...
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CCC honours top performers | The Trinidad Guardian
Trinidad Guardian Newspaper: offers Trinidad news, Trinidad stories, sports, business and opinions in Trinidad & Tobago.
Sunday, October 11, 2009 2:29 AM

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Reflections from the Second World War
Beaver County Times
Steve Huzinec and Frank Haklo grew up together in
Ellwood City and served together in the Civilian Conservation Corps before World War II. ...
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The Whig: Government Policies Not Addressing Runaway Debt and ...
By Septimus
In the past, programs like the
Civilian Conservation Corps and the GI Bill succeeded in building human capital and strengthening the economy over the long term, while ultimately costing the government little or nothing, and in the case ...
The Whig - http://whigblog.blogspot.com/
Jobs? The 1930's surely offer us a pointer « Tales from the Trenches
By Rob Paterson
The lessons of the
Works Progress Administration and the Civilian Conservation Corps of the 1930s are right in front of us, ready to be studied, analyzed, updated and applied to the present-day needs of the country. ...
Tales from the Trenches - http://www.facingmortgagecrisis.org/

Saturday, October 10, 2009 2:29 AM

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Nobel Peace Prize: a reward for Barack Obama's effort
Telegraph.co.uk
CCC Civilian Conservation Corps) to pump money back into the economy (look up the 'New Deal'). Franklin Delano Roosevelt saved capitalism. ...
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Op-Ed Columnist Igniting the Growth of Jobs
New York Times
The lessons of the
Works Progress Administration and the Civilian Conservation Corps of the 1930s are right in front of us, ready to be studied, analyzed, ...
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Dad opened up a fascinating world for me
BlueRidgeNow.com
The government, as part of the effort to end the Depression, started the
Civilian Conservation Corps that year and he was selected to be the Commanding ...
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Selected Wayne National Forest Campgrounds Close for Improvements
Black Hills Today
The original facilities were built by the
Civilian Conservation Corps in about 1938-39. Unfortunately, some old buildings are past rehabilitation. ...
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When Visiting the National Parks, Look for Historic Lookouts ...
By Bob Janiskee
The
Civilian Conservation Corps constructed hundreds of new ones and replacements during the 1930s. The passage of the decades brought improved fire detection technologies employing aircraft and satellite imagery, as well as a new ...
National Parks Traveler - http://www.nationalparkstraveler.com/
Common Man News: Obama offers no relief to growing army of jobless ...
By themancommon
Programs like the
Civil Works Administration, the Civilian Conservation Corps and the Works Progress Administration put an estimated 12 million people to work. Today, such measures are precluded by the long-term decline of American ...
Common Man News - http://themancommon.blogspot.com/
THE SIMPLE CONNOISSEUR: Civilian Conservation Corps, 1935
By Isaac Buie
Civilian Conservation Corps, 1935. via parks.ca.gov. Labels: American, Style, Utility, Vintage. 0 comments: Post a Comment. Older Post Home. Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom). About. I work as a financial consultant in Salt Lake. ...
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Blue in the Bluegrass CCC Reunion at Cumberland Falls this Saturday
The CCC was a work relief program established in 1933 by President Franklin Roosevelt to combat poverty and unemployment The young men who made up the CCC ...
Friday, October 9, 2009 2:29 AM

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Bijou Orchestra takes a musical journey to 'Great Music from Hard Times'
The Saginaw News - MLive.com
Concert attendees also can see images from WPA and
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) projects from throughout Michigan during a presentation at 7:30 pm ...
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Camp Rabideau: CCC camp gets old papers
Bemidji Pioneer
Daryle Rice was the illustrator for the
Civilian Conservation Corps Camp Rabideau newspaper, copies of which are being looked at by Forest Service archivist ...
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Prince William County News in Brief
Washington Post
The exhibit features artifacts, photographs, maps and other documents depicting farm life, the Cabin Branch Pyrite Mine, the
Civilian Conservation Corps and ...
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National Public Lands Day needs attention - Marine Corps Community ...
By thedrifter
National Public Lands Day began in 1994 and keeps the promise of the Civilian Conservation Corps whose activities in the 1930s and early-'40s were aimed at protecting America's natural heritage, according to www.publiclandsday.org. ...
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The CCC – Chronic Church Complainers : Kevin Stilley Dot Com
By kevinstilley
Franklin D. Roosevelt instituted the
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) during the Great Depression. The purpose of the corps was to take unemployed workers and put them to work on worthwhile projects. The program benefited everyone; ...
Kevin Stilley Dot Com - http://www.kevinstilley.com/
Thursday, October 8, 2009 2:30 AM

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Preservation award to honor state park
Huntsville Item
According to Patton, Raven Lodge was built in 1939 by the
Civilian Conservation Corps following the construction of Lake Raven in 1930. ...
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sicsal-usa.org » Blog Archive » Changing President Obama's War Mindset
By swright
Several million young people were put into the
Civilian Conservation Corps. They went around the country, building bridges and roads and playgrounds, and doing remarkable things. The government created a federal arts program. ...
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Civilian Conservation Corps Right Of Ways Rd
Civilian Conservation Corps Right Of Ways Rd. Cool autumn evening Sweet memories of the past Makes my skin tingle. The air was perfect not too cool and not ...

Wednesday, October 7, 2009 2:29 AM

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Ask Paul Krugman Questions About the Economy
New York Times (blog)
Also, please comment whether and how much Congress should be putting money into a rebirth of the WPA and
CCC program, and to also into green energy and ...
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Today in History: Unarmed Marshal Arrests Armed Suspects
Centralia Chronicle
A group of
Civilian Conservation Corps left Doty. “A special Milwaukee train left Doty Tuesday with 50 CCC boys, who are being returned to their homes in ...
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Marathon Pundit: Upper Peninsula Upventure: Seney, Hemingway, and ...
By John Ruberry
A
Civilian Conservation Corps project, around what remained of the Great Manistique Swamp, which was drained by some mental midgets who thought it could be turned into farmland. "Big Two-Hearted River" was a popular assigned story in ...
Marathon Pundit - http://marathonpundit.blogspot.com/
Open Left:: They're Called "Trees"
By Natasha Chart
I'd also like to remind everyone bummed out by the latest job loss and unemployment numbers that
FDR's New Deal Civilian Conservation Corps put people to work planting 3 billion of them. Natasha Chart :: They're Called "Trees" ...
Open Left - Front Page - http://www.openleft.com/
Hiking Pine Mountain Trail in FDR State Park | Hiking Trip Reports
FDR often visited Dowdell Knob and the area of the Wolfden and Cascade Falls as well as the fish hatchery ponds built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the late 1930's. On April 12, 1945, Roosevelt died at the Little White House at ...
Hiking Trip Reports - http://www.hikingtripreports.com/

Tuesday, October 6, 2009 2:30 AM

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Police Blotter, Oct. 5, 2009
Grand Junction Sentinel
The
stone structure, which was built by men with the Civilian Conservation Corps in 1941, was damaged on the night of Monday, Aug. 3. ...
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The Seminal » Putting America Back to Work: What A Principled ...
By Scarecrow
I'm watching Ken Burns' fascinating story of the national parks, and tonight's episode describes how FDR created the
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in his first days. The CCC was immediately assigned the task of fixing up the ...
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The Oil Drum | Drumbeat: October 5, 2009
By Leanan
IMHO, what the US needs is a new
Civilian Conservation Corps, which would in effect become the "employer of last resort", and would soak up a lot of the more hopeless long-term unemployed. There are a lot of useful tasks to which they ...
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Monday, October 5, 2009 2:29 AM

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Alumni organization to carry on conservation work
YourHub.com
A new
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) legacy organization called Mile High Chapter 7 is being formed for Colorado residents who are interested in the work ...
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Days Gone By: Digging up bones and building museums all part of a ...
Contra Costa Times
By Nilda Rego SUMMARY: The
Civilian Conservation Corps became one of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's most popular New Deal Programs. At its peak in 1935, ...
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Kettle Creek Below Alvin R Bush Dam Civilian Conservation Corps ...
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Kettle Creek Below Alvin R Bush Dam
Civilian Conservation Corps Ccc, Kettle Creek Under Alvin R Bush Dam, Below Alvin R Bush Dam Kettle Creek State Park | Lg-microhoodxbun.selfip.com. Kettle Creek less than Alvin R Bush Dam, ...
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Sunday, October 4, 2009 2:29 AM

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Industry controls debate
Leader-Telegram
Ask your parents or grandparents where they would have been without the
Works Progress Administration, Civilian Conservation Corps or the Tennessee Valley ...
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Delaware Way: Maybe Obama Needs To Funnel Stimulus Money Directly ...
By Nancy Willing
The
Civilian Conservation Corps was created in 1933 by Franklin D. Roosevelt to combat unemployment. This work relief program had the desired effect and provided jobs for many Americans during the Great Depression. ...
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Civilian Conservation Corps Back to Work at Whitnall Park ...
We Can Take It was the national slogan for the Civilian Conservation Corps one of the wellknownalphabet soup of public works programs created by Franklin ...

Saturday, October 3, 2009 2:29 AM

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All aboard to get passenger train talk rolling| GOOD MORNING
Evansville Courier & Press
... that lined Old US 41 through Evansville around 1960 before the four-lane highway was built. n Men who served on the Civilian Conservation Corps during ...
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Melones stimulus work is under way | Union Democrat | Sonora News ...
These recently hired trail workers — who are getting paid via the federal stimulus package to construct and maintain trails around New Melones — recalled a previous public relief program: the Civilian Conservation Corps, which, ...
The Union Democrat, Sonora, CA... - http://www.uniondemocrat.com/
Channel Guide Magazine » “The National Parks”: Episode Five
By RabbitEars
Among the many programs involved in this is the
Civilian Conservation Corps, which proves to be a boon to millions of young men who are out of work — and to the national parks. The CCC puts men to work in national forests and parks, ...
Channel Guide Magazine - http://www.channelguidemagblog.com/
Parks and the Diverse Values at Stake - SoCal Parks
By Robert Garcia
New Deal projects included 8000 parks and the Civilian Conservation Corps. Part-time jobs kept students in school and out of regular markets. The New Deal created work for artists, musicians, actors, and writers. ...
SoCal Parks - http://www.kcet.org/socal_parks_blog/
Next Great Player » World Hunger Relief – Check my history please ...
By admin
Civilian Conservation Corps d.) Home Owners' Loan Corporation. 8. Which best describes FDR's "brain trust"? (1 point) a.) the members of FDR's Cabinet b.) an informal group of intellectuals who helped devise New Deal policies ...
Next Great Player - http://nextgreatplayer.net/
Friday, October 2, 2009 2:30 AM

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Colorado Kicks-Off New HistoriCorps Program
YourHub.com
HistoriCorps is a public/private partnership modeled after community service programs such as the
Civilian Conservation Corps, Peace Corps, and AmeriCorps ...
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TV tonight: 'Private Practice' opener is moving
Hub
This excellent chapter views other key turning points, from the impact of the
Civilian Conservation Corps to the decades-long fight over area near the Grand ...
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Thursday's Highlights
Los Angeles Times
... ushered in a golden age for the park system, creating the Civilian Conservation Corps to battle unemployment during the Great Depression (8 pm KCET). ...
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Island History
Jamestown Press
75 years ago From the Newport Daily News, Oct. 2, 1934 Jamestown's quota for
CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps), Oct. 10 at Fort Adams, ...
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A taste of jazz
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
As part of the MPTV Cinema Series, you can watch the 60-minute documentary "The 1930s:
Civilian Conservation Corps," then join "American Experience" ...
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Letters October 1, 2009 | The Sag Harbor Express
By The Sag Harbor Express
... with Big Government programs like the WPA, the Civilian Conservation Corps, the TVA that electrified rural America, the cursed Social Security that gave dignity to retired workers, that Bill Jones claims take away their freedom. ...
The Sag Harbor Express - http://sagharboronline.com/sagharborexpress/
PhillyBurbs.com: Farewell to base
"(Fort Dix) has always been a major receiving area for soldiers going to war," Zimmerman said, noting that the post also served as a training destination for the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression and deployed more ...
phillyBurbs.com: Burlington County... - http://www.phillyburbs.com/
Great Nature - SoCal Parks
By Gwynn Perry
To battle unemployment in the Great Depression,
Franklin D. Roosevelt creates the Civilian Conservation Corps, which spawns a "golden age" for the parks through major renovation projects. In a groundbreaking study, a young NPS biologist ...
SoCal Parks - http://www.kcet.org/socal_parks_blog/
Gallery Listings | Spokesman.com | Oct 1, 2009
... role of Western white pine in bringing timber companies to our region, logging and milling activities along the natural and human forces that shaped our forest; and “Civilian Conservation Corps: When We Were Young,” through October. ...
Spokesman.com: Features stories - http://www.spokesman.com/features/
Watch this (TV for Thurs. 10/1) – That Warm Glow - The Press ...
By TV
Tonight the focus is the
Civilian Conservation Corps, and the creation of the Everglades National Park. Educational? Sure. But “FlashForward” will be a lot more exciting. “SNL: Weekend Update” (8 p.m., NBC). I've forgotten to mention ...
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Civilian Conservation Corps Museum Highlands Hammock State Park ...
When Florida's state park system was established in 1935, Highlands Hammock became one of four original state parks, and the Civilian Conservation Corps ...
Thursday, October 1, 2009 2:29 AM

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National Parks TV Series May Turn Texan Eyes To State Parks
The Westside Story
The department also recently launched two
CCC Web Sites that explore the historical and architectural links between the Texas state parks system and the ...
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Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst: Timelines, map, photos
Cherry Hill Courier Post
... center after World War I, then training center for Army, reserve and National Guard, and Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. ...
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Obituaries for Sept. 30, 2009 | Baker City Herald | Baker County ...
Ray worked for the Civilian Conservation Corps in 1934. In 1935 he started work for the Circle C Ranch at New Meadows, Idaho where he met his wife, Ruth Todd. They were married on Oct. 23, 1942. Ray continued to work for the Circle C ...
Baker City Herald, Baker County,... - http://www.bakercityherald.com/
Distant Thunder: Dr Norman Borlaug (1914-2005) Requiescat In Pace
By Clear Stream
First, working to pay for his school, he was a leader in
Civilian Conservation Corps, working with the unemployed on U.S. federal projects. Here he saw hunger. The men under his charge, many 17 and 18 years old, were starving. ...
Distant Thunder - http://clear-stream.blogspot.com/
Stimulus Results: Difficult to Pin Down | GOVERNING
By jgoodman
During the Great Depression, when the
Roosevelt administration wanted to pump money into the economy, it created new federal agencies, such as the Works Progress Administration and the Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
GOVERNING: All - http://governing.com/
Trailblazers lend a hand for Public Lands Day - Issaquah Reporter
Members of the state Conservation Corps — modeled on the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s who spend up to a year maintaining public lands — led the work crews. They pulled up invasive English holly and Himalayan blackberry ...
News - Issaquah Reporter - http://www.pnwlocalnews.com/east_king/iss/news
Candidate Tuesday #4 – Alan Khazei « Sports, Politics and…well ...
By bennylee
The event, and subsequent work by Khazei and ServiceNation, led to the passage, in 2009, of the “
Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act” - the largest expansion of public service since Roosevelt's Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
Sports, Politics and...well, who knows - http://sportypolitics.wordpress.com/
Wednesday, September 30, 2009 2:29 AM

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Police Blotter, Sept. 30, 2009
Grand Junction Sentinel
At least three people on bicycles were seen on video damaging the picnic area, which was built in 1941 by the
Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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Editorial: Wolf Creek program charts decades of success
NRToday.com
The nation was still mired in the Depression when the
Civilian Conservation Corps constructed the camp in Glide and used it as a base for area CCC projects. ...
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Missoula volunteers work together to celebrate public lands
Montana Kaimin
It is a part of a promise to the
Civilian Conservation Corps, which began working in 1933 as a part of President Franklin Roosevelt's “New Deal” to preserve ...
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Design*Sponge » Blog Archive » past and present: log cabin + cast ...
By amya
During the 1930s and 40s, the
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) used log construction extensively in many of the country's Federal and State parks to build every type of shelter from cabins and lean-tos to visitor centers and ...
Design*Sponge - http://www.designspongeonline.com/
Tuesday, September 29, 2009 2:30 AM

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Dunn County News
Harley W. Hayes
Dunn County News
Harley farmed for a number of years, he served in the
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), and later worked as a service manager for Brave Harvestore, ...
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Locals clean up Lake Success
Porterville Recorder
... the promise of the Civilian Conservation Corps that worked from 1933 - 1942 to preserve and protect America's natural habitats by educating Americans ...
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CCC camp gets old papers
Bemidji Pioneer
Barracks like this housed young men in the
Civilian Conservation Corps during the late 1930s. History Center president Jim Gorman and Forest Service ...
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America's Second-Best Idea
American Spectator
Burns also features the stories of three surviving
CCC members, as he presents the proposition that the parks—legends such as TR and John Muir ...
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Volunteer crew helps spruce up old CCC camp - News
By NVDaily
The
Civilian Conservation Corps, created as part of Franklin D. Roosevelt's New Deal, employed hundreds of thousands of jobless men and spawned a national conservation movement. Although the primary goal of the CCC was to generate jobs, ...
News - http://www.nvdaily.com/news/
Yosemite Ken Burns' The National Parks: America's Best Idea | HULIQ
By Donna Diegel
Included: the
Civilian Conservation Corps are created during the Depression to undertake renovation projects in the national parks; NPS biologist George Melendez Wright pushes to reform the NPS's wildlife policies. Part 6, Friday, 10/2, ...
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National treasures
The News Journal
One show will focus on the
Civilian Conservation Corps, which sent men into the parks to cut trails, build buildings and more. It would send a Texas man who ...
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Public Lands Day volunteers help at Mount St. Helens, elsewhere
OregonLive.com
... National Environmental Education Foundation that was created in part to carry on the legacy of the Depression era's Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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The Bridge: How Our National Parks Saved a Lost Generation of ...
By Errol Lincoln Uys
It stated in part: “I propose to create a
Civilian Conservation Corps to be used in simple work, not interfering with normal employment and confining itself to forestry, the prevention of soil erosion, flood control and similar projects ...
The Bridge - http://errollincolnuys.blogspot.com/
Aiming for Grace: Ken Burns and me
By Denise Hagvall
Camp Roosevelt is where the CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) started during the FDR alphabet years. I don't think it's changed much since then. There are only 10 campsites, no showers, no electrical hookups, yes to a flush toilet and ...
Aiming for Grace - http://aimingforgrace.blogspot.com/
Crossing America: Road Reflections - Civilian Conservation Corps
By CTW on the Road
Road Reflections -
Civilian Conservation Corps. During the Depression, Roosevelt cleverly created the CCC for men 18 to 24 years of age who were able to earn wages by participating in a wide variety of projects. ...
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Sunday, September 27, 2009 2:29 AM

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Years of neglect taking big toll on Grand Canyon
Arizona Republic
Depression-era trail work, done by the
Civilian Conservation Corps, is crumbling. The natural environment is in peril. Without prescribed burns to thin the ...
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See gorgeous fall leaves and history in the Shenandoah Valley ...
By Susan Thompson
The boys of the
Civilian Conservation Corps built this stone wall during the 1930's. This section of the National Forest also contains Elizabeth Furnace campground, a picnic area, and several hiking trails, including an interpretive ...
7Bends of the Shenandoah Valley - http://7bends.com/
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By Amber Star
Civilian Conservation Corps. Sunday night there is a new series coming to tv about the Citizens Conservation Corps that was conceived during the Great Depression by Franklin Delano Roosevelt as part of the New Deal. ...
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Saturday, September 26, 2009 2:29 AM

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AMC celebrates 50 years of maintaining Appalachian Trail in ...
Connecticut Plus
The trail was completed in August 1937 when the
Civilian Conservation Corps connected the ridge between Spaulding and Sugarloaf Mountains in Maine. ...
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National Public Lands Day
Backpacker Magazine
The event, a project of the National Environmental Education Foundation, was started in 1994 with the goal of living up to the
Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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Where is the Progressive Agenda for the Great Recession?
Huffington Post (blog)
... public housing, controls on banking, public employment projects like the Works Progress Administration and the Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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Free day to celebrate public lands
The Coloradoan
The day, which celebrates the spirit of the
Civilian Conservation Corps' efforts to conserve public lands in the 1930s and 1940s, was begun by federal land ...
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The National Parks: New Ken Burns Doc Premieres Sunday September ...
By Joe P.
... all 58 national parks with a large-format camera; and Juan Lujan, who grew up in west Texas during the Depression and joined the Civilian Conservation Corps, with which he would help develop Big Bend National Park in Texas. ...
NPT Media Update - http://npt08.wordpress.com/
NJ WILD » Blog Archive » NATIONAL PUBLIC LANDS DAY - Do Your Part ...
By Carolyn Foote Edelmann
It keeps the promise of the
Civilian Conservation Corps, the “tree army” that worked from 1933 to 1942 to preserve and protect America's natural heritage. This annual event: * Educates Americans about critical environmental and natural ...
NJ WILD - http://www.packetinsider.com/blog/nature/
 
Friday, September 25, 2009 2:29 AM

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Virginia Lake water level to be lowered; dirt path to close during ...
Reno Gazette-Journal
It was built in 1938 as part of the original
Civilian Conservation Corps project. And while the water level is low, the north fountain will also be repaired ...
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Washington's best: Five top towns for outdoor jocks and nature lovers
Seattle Times
The tower, which was refurbished in 2004, was built in 1936 by the
Civilian Conservation Corps and used for many years as a fire lookout. ...
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';Dexter,' 'National Parks' both outstanding TV
San Francisco Chronicle
... from politicians to the shovel-wielding hordes in the Civilian Conservation Corps to individuals within the park system itself who have dedicated their ...
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Big Weekend for National Parks: Service Day + Ken Burns PBS ...
By tmadmin
It was established in 1994 to carry on the legacy of the
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), a program to revive communities and create opportunities for employment following the Great Depression. Special Teton Lodging Deal ...
TravelMusings - http://www.travelmuse.com/community/blogs/travel_musings
FIDDLESTICKS: SkyWatch Friday
By Ms. Fiddlesticks
Created in 1935 by
President Franklin Roosevelt from the Great Manistique Swamp by the Civilian Conservation Corps. Believe it or not it is 96000 acres. Some of the wildlife there is sandhill cranes, painted turtles, deer, loons, ...
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INDIANAPOLIS — Veterans of the Civilian Conservation Corps will be honored at Fort Harrison State Park with an Indiana statewide reunion on Oct. 10, ...

Thursday, September 24, 2009 2:29:52 AM

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Our Town Quitman: Clarkco State Park
WTOK
"This was an original
CCC camp that was built by the Civilian Conservation Corps between 1934 and 1937," said park manager Darrell Lanig. ...
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Job Corps day comes to Wolf Creek
NRToday.com
Much of the
Wolf Creek facility was built back in 1933, when the Civilian Conservation Corps was tasked with pulling the country out of the Depression and ...
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Maurice 'Chief' King, 90, Navy veteran and manager
Philadelphia Inquirer
A native of Arkansas, Mr. King served in the
Civilian Conservation Corps during the Depression. He was a forester in Michigan for the CCC and then an ...
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China leads global recovery
Manila Bulletin
... Roosevelt had to create government jobs through the Work Progress Administration (WPA) and Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) so that families could eat. ...
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Henthorn Genealogy News: The Road to Cross Timbers
By Mr. Dickie
The week before the trip, I had read in the county newspaper, that a county case-worker would be at
Cross Timbers the next Monday to accept applications from boys age seventeen and older to enroll in the Civilian Conservation Corps camp ...
Henthorn Genealogy News - http://henthorn-website-news.blogspot.com/
Why the Government Fails to Maintain Anything | The Freeman ...
By Jim Powell
The
Army Corps of Engineers refused. The board wrote letters to their members of Congress asking Washington for money, but they were busy with other things. And the Flood Control Act, which Congress passed in 1965, ..... citizenship, City Center, city government, civil asset forfeiture, civil committment, civil imprisonment, civil liberties, civil rights, civil service rules, Civil War, civil-contempt imprisonment, civil-military separation, Civilian Conservation Corps ...
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A Capital Column » Preserving America's Best Idea…and Its Buildings
By editorial
This humble picnic shelter at
Shenandoah National Park is one of hundreds of rustic buildings, shelters, overlooks, and bridges designed and built by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the New Deal era. Photo: National Park Service ...
A Capital Column - http://traditional-building.com/Kim_OConnell/

Wednesday, September 23, 2009 2:30:09 AM

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Washington Post
The Berkshires' Bascom Lodge Offers Rustic Fall Beauty
Washington Post
Built by the
Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s, Bascom Lodge is a rustic structure made of local schist and red spruce, designed to offer simple ...
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Save La Purisima Mission
Lompoc Record
... California and the largest project ever completed by the Civilian Conservation Corps under President Franklin D. Roosevelt in the 1930s and early 1940s. ...
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Environment and Conservation Celebrates National Public Lands Day ...
By Meg.Lockhart
Organizers seek to honor the legacy of the
Civilian Conservation Corps in protecting America's public lands. Last year, more than 110000 volunteers across the country built trails, planted trees and removed litter to improve America's ...
TN.gov Newsroom - http://news.tennesseeanytime.org/
Appalachian Mountain Club's Great Kids, Great Outdoors: 6 Fall ...
By Kristen
These trails and others in the Hyde Park Trail network were originally built by members of the
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), which was started by Roosevelt shortly after he took office. Walking to the edge of the Hudson River may ...
Appalachian Mountain Club's Great... - http://amcoutdoorskids.blogspot.com/
Milenials.com - Young Voters: Fast Economic Recovery is more ...
By Vicente Duque
What dramatized the New Deal's contribution to the economy--ensuring that Roosevelt was given credit for the rise in employment--was the advent of colorful new agencies like the
Civilian Conservation Corps, the Rural Electrification ...
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The Palestine Herald Palestine Texas CCC work still visible
Editor's Note This is the second of a twopart story on the Civilian Conservation Corps and the work they did at Mission Tejas State Park ...
Civilian Conservation Corps Gave Young Men a Sense of Worth ...
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Tuesday, September 22, 2009 2:30:02 AM

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Honoring a Legacy
Palestine Herald Press
By WAYNE STEWART Editor's Note: This is the first part of a two-part story on the
Civilian Conservation Corps and the work they did at Mission Tejas State ...
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CCC veterans invited to statewide reunion
Muncie Star Press
INDIANAPOLIS -- Veterans of the
Civilian Conservation Corps will be honored at Fort Harrison State Park with an Indiana statewide reunion on Oct. 10, ...
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Crossroads's Blog | America's Best Idea
This one hour of excerpts we're watching focuses, understandably, on the Presidential role in the history of the parks: Teddy Roosevelt at Yellowstone, Franklin Roosevelt and the Civilian Conservation Corps, and John Kennedy and Lyndon ...
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Monday, September 21, 2009 2:29:48 AM

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";The call of McCall"
Bend Bulletin
A statue honoring the
CCC is at the foot of a “Foresters' Walk” identifying trees native to local forests. Idaho's forests are well protected. ...
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Work of CCC endures in today's parks
San Francisco Chronicle
If you've walked a trail, swum a lake or rented a cabin in a state or national park or forest, chances are good that you owe a debt to the "
CCC boys," who ...
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Volunteers needed for workday at Mosquito
Youngstown Vindicator
... built trails and bridges, removed trash and planted more than 1.6 million trees to honor the 75th anniversary of the Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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Illegal MEANS JUST THAT! at Desert Conservative
By Lee S. Gliddon, Jr.
Another should allow workers to join a
Corps Of Engineers program to maintain and build infrastructure, civil engineering and public service projects similar to what the Civilian Conservation Corps did during the 1930s depression. ...
Desert Conservative - http://www.desertconservative.com/
A Last Tragic Episode of the American Revolution Marker
The present monument and memorial grounds were erected by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in 1937. Location. 40° 26.88′ N, 73° 59.759′ W. Marker is in Sandy Hook, New Jersey, in Monmouth County. Click for map. ...
The Historical Marker Database... - http://www.hmdb.org/
The call of McCall | | The Bulletin
East of the Shore Lodge is the Central Idaho Historical Museum, a national historic site of eight buildings constructed in 1936 and 1937 by the Civilian Conservation Corps. Once the official summer home of the Idaho governor and ...
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Sunday, September 20, 2009 2:29:57 AM

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Webb has lived adventurous life
Mount Airy News
5, served at age 16 in a
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North Carolina: Camping at Hanging Rock State Park « Chris ...
By cgigley
Like many park facilities, it was built from indigenous stones by the
Civilian Conservation Corps in the late 1930s. The family and I didn't see everything the park had to offer. Here's a tip for any camper — give yourself time to relax ...
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 Saturday, September 19, 2009 2:29:47 AM

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Arnold William Kippola
Mirror
He attended the school in Black River location, and Republic, and later served in the
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Taking the Initiative: Carl Pope's Blog - Sierra Club
By Sierra Club Typepad Team
These excerpts focus, understandably, on the Presidential role in the history of the parks —
Teddy Roosevelt at Yellowstone, Franklin Roosevelt and the Civilian Conservation Corps, and John Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson supporting Interior ...
Taking the Initiative - http://sierraclub.typepad.com/carlpope/
Shovel Ready: Archaeology and Roosevelt's New Deal « American ...
By Dinah
Under the auspices of the WPA, and other “alphabet soup” programs such as the
Civil Works Administration (CWA) and the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), relief workers tackled a diverse group of projects across the country, ...
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Brokenwing Editorials: CHIEF RALPH STURGES
By Brokenwing
Chief Sturges was part of the
Civilian Conservation Corps and was involved in projects such as cleanup efforts after the Northeast hurricane of 1938. During World War II, he served in the Army's intelligence division in New Guinea and ...
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Friday, September 18, 2009 2:29:54 AM

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Jobs for America's Unemployed Teenagers
Huffington Post (blog)
The
CCC "boys," as they often called themselves, were mostly school dropouts who never had held a full-time job. In the CCC, they received room, board, ...
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Colchester briefs Sept. 17-24
Norwich Bulletin
He is doing research on the 20
CCC camps in Connecticut for a future book. A reunion of CCC men and their families will be held before the hike at noon at ...
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New web site showcases CCC's architectural legacy in Texas state parks
Diboll Free Press
The
CCC was a depression-era federal program that put unemployed young men to work on public works projects across the country. President Franklin Roosevelt ...
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Tales of Civilian Conservation Corps. shared Wednesday
ABC12.com
The
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Hilobrow | Middlebrow is not the solution
By Joshua Glenn
The 1914-23 generation came of age during the Depression, during which time they were kept busy by the
Civilian Conservation Corps “getting things done, building things that worked, things that have lasted to this day,” as Strauss and ...
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Parks for the People - SoCal Parks
By Robert Garcia
The rise in visitors was due to
new trails, campgrounds, roads and other projects by the Civilian Conservation Corps, which provided jobs and hope to unemployed youth. These are valuable lessons for getting the nation back to work and ...
SoCal Parks - http://www.kcet.org/socal_parks_blog/
orange earth, there is little reason in libertarianism, night on ...
By inkbluesky
Borlaug also earned money by working for the
Civilian Conservation Corps, another New Deal Program. The interviewer seemed to admire Borlaug, but that did not stop him from using Borlaug to try and prove some very tenuous point. ...
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Wednesday, September 16, 2009 2:29:48 AM

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Muckety
Few can match the contribution of Norman Borlaug
Muckety
Borlaug traced his life's work to experiences as a young group leader of
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Social Security Card Number tattoos predated Auschwitz & German ...
By tinnyray
The tattooed American was probably part of a quasi-military socialist camp program in the USA, such as the
Civilian Conservation Corps or a subsistence farming community created by the federal police state. For more on the Civilian ...
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Tuesday, September 15, 2009 2:29 AM

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CCC reunion Oct. 10 at Indiana's Fort Harrison park
Buckmasters Online
Veterans of the
Civilian Conservation Corps will be honored at Fort Harrison State Park with an Indiana statewide reunion on Oct. 10, at the park's Camp ...
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Community Unites to Save Former Japanese Detention Site
The Rafu Shimpo
The
La Tuna Canyon Civilian Conservation Corps camp was built in 1930s. The Immigration and Natural Service took over the buildings in 1941 and opened the ...
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To bike, hike or drive, Skyline Drive is brought to you by another ...
By Calvin Woodward
There, the occasional crumbled chimney, rotted cabin logs and family cemetery testify to settlements of another time, before people were moved and the
Civilian Conservation Corps got to work with shovels. ...
Breaking News - http://blog.taragana.com/n/
New Web site Showcases CCC's Architectural Legacy in Texas state ...
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AUSTIN, Texas -- An ambitious new Web site called The Look of Nature: Designing
Texas State Parks in the Great Depression explores the architectural heritage of the Civilian Conservation Corps still visible in state parks. ...
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Chemistry Speech On corps ccc The Elements Asbury Park Press POINT PLEASANT BEACH Mayor Vincent Barrella appears to be winning his fight against those who ...
 
Monday, September 14, 2009 2:29 AM

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Taking back the Angeles National Forest
Los Angeles Times
And 3 million men of varied backgrounds found food and jobs with the
Civilian Conservation Corps, started during the Depression by another President ...
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Projects can return nation back to work
Gloucester County Times - NJ.com
The
Civilian Conservation Corps. The Works in Progress Administration. The Tennessee Valley Authority to create affordable energy. What Congress needs from ...
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Norman Borlaug (1914-2009): Nobel Winner and Father of Pakistan's ...
By Adil Najam
Entering college as the Depression began, Borlaug worked for a time in the Northeastern
Forestry Service, often with men from the Civilian Conservation Corps, occasionally dropping out of school to earn money to finish his degree in ...
ALL THINGS PAKISTAN - http://pakistaniat.com/
 
Sunday, September 13, 2009 2:29 AM

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You'll get no relief, just an appreciation of a time gone by
Arizona Daily Star
By Doug Kreutz Constructed about 75 years ago by young workers of the
Civilian Conservation Corps, the hardy stone structure at the Cam-Boh Picnic Area in ...
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Underage WWII vets, Whiting's flying force, Gosport changes
Pensacola News Journal
He landed a job with the
Civilian Conservation Corps, but before long, they had to let him go. There just wasn't enough work to go around. ...
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National Public Lands Day
Juneau Empire
National Public Lands Day began in 1994 to continue the spirit of the
Civilian Conservation Corps, the "tree army" that worked from 1933 to 1942. ...
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Saturday, September 12, 2009 2:29 AM

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Smoky Mountain Times
Smokies rededicated
Smoky Mountain Times
Roosevelt's depression-era Civilian Conservation Corps, consisting of young men from all over the country, began constructing the park's trails and roads. ...
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A massive idea to reforest Appalachian mine sites
Richmond Times Dispatch
Its idea echoes the 1930s Civilian Conservation Corps, which put young men to work in the Depression planting trees, building trails and doing other jobs. ...
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Althouse: "Remembering the Horror of a Bright Blue Morning."
By Ann Althouse
... played a leading role in the drafting and April 2009 enactment of the Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act, which authorizes the greatest expansion of national service in America since FDR created the Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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Washington DC Events - Weekend Picks
12, 2009, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. The family-friendly event highlights the history of the park as colonial-era farmland, a Civilian Conservation Corps work camp, and a World War II era spy training camp. Enjoy live entertainment and a wide range ...
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Belligerati: Astonishing fact
By OneEyedMan
Sexual activity is notoriously tricky to measure, but Army doctors reported surprisingly lower VD rates among Civilian Conservation Corps recruits than had been found among World War I draftees. Life In (and After) Our Great Recession ...
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Friday, September 11, 2009 2:30 AM

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Another Old Movie Blog: Civilian Conservation Corps Movie Fan
By Jacqueline T Lynch
The footlocker was part of his equipment as a member of the
Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. This particular footlocker is on exhibit at the Civilian Conservation Corps Museum in Stafford Springs, Connecticut. ...
Another Old Movie Blog - http://anotheroldmovieblog.blogspot.com/
Art Galleries | Spokesman.com | Sep 10, 2009
... role of Western white pine in bringing timber companies to our region, logging and milling activities along the natural and human forces that shaped our forest; and “Civilian Conservation Corps: When We Were Young,” through October. ...
Spokesman.com: Features stories - http://www.spokesman.com/features/
New Blog Post: Talk is Great, But the 2010 Mid-Term Elections Won ...
I would rather see a Civilian Conservation Corps than just regular welfare payments sent to those who are capable of working and/or going to school. What should be left is the infrastructure to help those who are truly in need or unable ...
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Thursday, September 10, 2009 2:30 AM

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Minnesota author to talk about her book
Republican Eagle
Minnesota Book Award winner Barbara W. Sommer will talk about her book “Hard Work and a Good Deal: The
Civilian Conservation Corps in Minnesota. ...
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Inside NoVA
Celebrating a park's history
Inside NoVA
The Prince William Forest Park will celebrate its history as a Colonial-era farmland, a Civilian Conservation Corps work camp and a World War II-era spy ...
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Hilobrow | Middlebrow is not the solution
By Joshua Glenn
... Works Administration, the Works Progress Administration, and the Civilian Conservation Corps — to restore faith in American democracy at a time when many people believed that the only choice left was between communism and fascism. ...
Hilobrow - http://hilobrow.com/
On Larch Lane: Cemetery Flag Holders
By Mattenylou
Civilian Conservation Corps Museum - Here is the Civilian Conservation Corps Museum of Stafford Springs, Connecticut. Currently operated by the very knowledgeable curator Elliotte Draegor, th... 1 day ago ...
On Larch Lane - http://onlarchlane.blogspot.com/
Shenandoah National Park to be Featured in United States Mint ...
By Staff Reports
Around that time, President Hoover and his wife Lou established their summer White House on the
Rapidan River, the construction of Skyline Drive began, the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was established and moved into the Shenandoah ...
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Wednesday, September 9, 2009 2:29 AM

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CCC days relived
LaSalle News Tribune
Living at a time when basic necessities were hard to come by, the
CCC provided the enrollees with clothes, shelter, all the food they could eat and $1 a day ...
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Great Smokies Celebrates Its 75th
Virtual Blue Ridge
The ceremony, held at the historic Rockefeller Memorial built by the
Civilian Conservation Corps, was the same spot that President Franklin D. Roosevelt ...
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Colorado Chosen as Model for Preservation Corps
YourHub.com
... for a new preservation initiative modeled after community service programs such as the Civilian Conservation Corps, Peace Corps, and AmeriCorps. ...
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Discover Old CCC Camps in Colchester, East Hampton
Hartford Courant
20 will explore the site of the abandoned
Civilian Conservation Corps' Camp Stewart within the Salmon River State Forest. The 2 pm hike will visit parts of ...
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Playing at Possum
San Marcos Daily Record
Interestingly,
Possum Kingdom State Park just north of the once-bustling town of Caddo, was the last CCC state park project in Texas, with construction ...
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Much was accomplished by Civilian Conservation Corps
Norwich Bulletin
So it's no surprise that the
Civilian Conservation Corps project was the first plank of his New Deal, proposing the organization within seven days of ...
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Pilot program to repair national forest buildings coming to ...
By News Desk
HistoriCorps is modeled after such community service programs as the
Civilian Conservation Corps, Peace Corps and AmeriCorps. It's designed to create jobs, engage volunteers, and teach preservation maintenance, building skills and ...
INDenverTimes - http://www.indenvertimes.com/
Ruminations from the Distant Hills: FDR Comes to Sylva, 9/9/36
By GULAHIYI
The National Park showcased one of the great successes of the New Deal, the Civilian Conservation Corps. In 1933, FDR had signed a bill providing $1.5 million to develop the park, and the CCC was integral to that effort. ...
Ruminations from the Distant Hills - http://gulahiyi.blogspot.com/
Florida State Park Events | Fall – Winter 2009| Southwest Florida ...
By admin
On this date,
National Public Lands Day volunteers are keeping the promise of the Civilian Conservation Corps, the 'tree army' that exemplified land stewardship from 1933-1942, to preserve and protect America's natural heritage. ...
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New England Travels Civilian Conservation Corps Museum
Here is the Civilian Conservation Corps Museum of Stafford Springs Connecticut Currently operated by the very knowledgeable curator Elliotte Draegor the ...

 

Tuesday, September 8, 2009 2:30 AM 

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Examiner.com
High Point State Park, Sussex County, NJ
Examiner.com
Many of the trails were built by the
CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) in the 1930's. The monument, a 220 foot obelisk built for veterans of all wars, ...
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My Blog » Blog Archive » Campsites the Great Depression Created
By admin
Established in 1933, the
Civilian Conservation Corps marshaled an ax-and-shovel army of three million before its end in 1942. Trails, campgrounds, shelters, lodges, fire lookouts — you name it, the C.C.C. made it. ...
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Under Obama Youth Unemployment Reaches New Record | LaRouchePAC
By leandra
Compare what Obama has done, that is absolutely nothing, to
President Franklin Roosevelt's Civilian Conservation Corps, which provided work, skills, social orientation, and hope, to millions of youth. ...
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Roster Of Tennessee Civilian Conservation Corps
It is a rare tuesday night that civilian conservation I tennessee civilian get to spend my time freely It's usually a long day from period 1 to 8 then band ...
 
 
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New York Times
This Land Volunteers Find Muck and Meaning in Service
New York Times
It is partly modeled after the long-gone
Civilian Conservation Corps, the New Deal initiative that trained millions of the unemployed to preserve the ...
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Homecoming hit
Martinsburg Journal
Members of the
Civilian Conservation Corps, who actually built the park, also were recognized during the event, while the Boys and Girls Club provided food ...
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The Melungeon Historical Society: Pickett State Park Old Timers ...
By Dennis Maggard
The park memorializes and preserves the unique work of the
Civilian Conservation Corps which first developed the park. For additional information about the park: Click Here. Or call (931) 879-5821. Posted by Dennis Maggard at 7:55 AM ...
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Swine Flu: Path to Martial Law? @ 911.olotila.net
By Toimitus
Section 1505 gives the newly created
National Civilian Community Corps the power to address national “needs” related to “natural and other disasters,” “infrastructure improvement,” “environmental stewardship and conservation,” “energy ...
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Examiner.com
Stokes State Forest, Sussex County, NJ
Examiner.com
... close to 50 miles of trails, including a 12.5 mile section of the Appalachian Trail, many were built in the 1930's by the Civilian Conservation Corps. ...
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David Adkins: Shaping the Legacy of the Recovery Act: A View from ...
By David Adkins
My dad and Uncle were in the CCC (
Civilian Conservation Corps) They said it couldn't be praised enough for keeping young men from falling into crime to survive and to teach many lifelong skills. At that time there were no game left even ...
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Conservative Central » Blog Archive » I Will Change This Nation
By RMS941
It would also create additional “
corps” to expand the reach of volunteerism into new sectors, including a Clean Energy Corps, Education Corps, Healthy Futures Corps and Veterans Service Corps, and it expands the National Civilian Community Corps to focus on additional areas like disaster relief and energy conservation,” reports Fox News. Let the indoctrination begin. Here comes change you voted for. This entry was posted on Saturday, September 5th, 2009 at 5:23 pm and is ...
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Saturday, September 5, 2009 2:29 AM
 
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Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection announces ...
Stamford Plus Magazine
The
Civilian Conservation Corp was President Franklin D. Roosevelt's solution to the need for environmental conservation work and employing the large number ...
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2009 Tehama County Memories available
Red Bluff Daily News
Of about 560
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC, 1933-1942) camps in California, nine were in Tehama County-three in the Manton area, two each in the Mineral ...
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New York Times
You Asked: Historic South Mountain
New York Times
In the 1930s, with the help of the Depression-inspired
Civilian Conservation Corps, many of the trails and foot bridges were built, and additional ...
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Examiner.com
Great Smoky Mountains National Park--rededication pictures, video ...
Examiner.com
The Memorial was built by the
Civilian Conservation Corps. Among the invited guests were 10 Civilian Conservation Corps alumni who helped build the park, ...
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Great Smokies Celebrates Its 75th - Great Smoky Mountains National ...
Among the invited guests were 10 Civilian Conservation Corps alumni who helped build the park, many of those families who were born in the park area but had to move to make way for its creation, and people who attended the original 1940 ...
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Tennessee's State Parks are celebrating the Labor Day Weekend ...
By News Staff
The park memorializes and preserves the unique work of the
Civilian Conservation Corps, who first developed the park. For additional information about the park, please visit www.tnstateparks.com/Pickett or call (931) 879-5821. ...
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Friday, September 4, 2009 2:30 AM

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Duplicate bridge results
Russellville Courier
In 1933, the
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) laid the foundation for the park as it is known today. Family friendly activities and programs that help ...
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Roosevelt: The Great Divider
New York Times
Establishment of the
Civilian Conservation Corps was fought tooth and nail by organized labor because of the corps' modest wages. Social Security became law ...
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Disneyland's 'Fantasmic' dragon finally surfaces
Los Angeles Times
Roosevelt's chair was placed empty on the stage built by
Civilian Conservation Corps volunteers. Park supporters, lawmakers and others applauded Parton atop ...
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CCC vet watches event with pride
The Mountain Press
He was 15 when he came to work for the
CCC, helping build trails and do other work on what would become the national park. "That matured us young men so ...
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Cherry Picking Polls; Obama's Numbers, Health Care, etc. « blueollie
By blueollie
Establishment of the
Civilian Conservation Corps was fought tooth and nail by organized labor because of the corps' modest wages. Social Security became law over the ideological objections of those who believed that government was best ...
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Beastmen of the North Country « Held Action
By Tyler
Or, suppose an old spur off the Long Trail, built in the 1930s by the
Civilian Conservation Corps and mysteriously dropped off the maintenance schedule a few years later, is officially reopened to use in the modern day. ...
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Crowd gathers for Smokies rededication
Asheville Citizen-Times
Those in attendance include people who where born in the park and people who helped build it as members of the 
Civilian Conservation Corps...
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Venable: Firsthand accounts offer glimpse into park's past
Knoxville News Sentinel
Some had worked for the 
Civilian Conservation Corps, building bridges, campgrounds and trails under a massive economic stimulus effort from another era. ...
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Dolly Parton sings at 75th anniversary celebration of Smokies ...
Roosevelt's chair was placed empty on the stage built by Civilian Conservation Corps volunteers. "I remember seeing the president. I was only 5 years old, but I remember everybody was having a good time," said Eva Ogle Webb, 74, ...
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Rededication ceremony marks Smokies' 75th year | Washington Examiner
By DUNCAN MANSFIELD 
Wednesday marked the 69th anniverary of Roosevelt's speech from the same stone stage onNewfound Gap, built by Civilian Conservation Corps volunteers along with many other still-standing park structures. FDR's chair was placed beside ...
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Wednesday, September 2, 2009 2:29 AM 

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The 1930s: Lancaster 'weathers' economic and natural disasters
Lancaster Eagle Gazette
Young men joined the
Civilian Conservation Corps, and for not much more than room and board, planted more than 200000 trees in Fairfield County. ...
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Wood from trees cut down at park comes back as rustic picnic tables
The Register-Guard
The rough-hewn tables and benches were built to resemble log furniture made by
Civilian Conservation Corps workers during the 1930s and complement the ...
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Park celebration draws those who attended 1940 Smokies event
Knoxville News Sentinel
The park sent about 300 invitations to people with strong connections to the park's early years - young men who worked for the
Civilian Conservation Corps., ...
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William Jamerson
Isthmus
Learn about the Dollar a Day Boys in the
Civilian Conservation Corps through the storytelling and folk music of William Jamerson on Wednesday, September 2nd ...
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Backcountry Scenic Drives: California Fire Lookouts | UGGS BOOTS ...
By admin
The
Civilian Conservation Corps built around Thompson Peak Lookout in 1931. The concrete building next to the square lookout was added in 1950 as headquarters of one to three feet, the iron tower. A radar dome on top of the tower 34 ...
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