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Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

"African American CCC Legacy in Tennessee" by Hobart Akin

Identifier: MM.2022.003
Scope and Contents

Article by Hobart Akin titled "African American CCC Legacy in Tennessee" published in the January/February 2022 issue of The Tennessee Conservationist pp.26-29.

Dates: 2022

Cades Cove Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) .

Identifier: MSC 0424
Scope and Contents CCC, Cades Cove. 3 panorama photographs, yearbook, and reunion photographs and materials Panorama photographs: CCC Camp 3465 SP-8, Camp Lynn W. H. Skins, Rutledge, Tenn. (12 x 22 inches) Camp General Spence, Cades Cove, Tenn. CO 5427. (photographer, C. G. Jones, Nashville (n.d.) (7.5 x 25.5 inches) Co. 5427, C.C.C. NP-11, Camp General Spence, Cades Cove, Tenn., 10-24-1939 (Ross G. Ramsey, Commander; Ross J. Young, Jr. Officer; C. R. Murphy, Proj. Superintendent) (dark frame 14 x 40 inches)...
Dates: 1930s, 1980-2002

Civilian Conservation Corps (C. C. C.) Co. 1459 photograph and poem.

Identifier: MM.1984.006
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Copy photograph of “The Volunteers,” C. C. C. Co. 1459 Tenn. N. P. 10, Sevierville, Tenn. (Original photograph loaned for copying by Mrs. Cecile S. Whitson and returned to her. Original circuit camera / panoramic photograph copied in four 8x10” sections. McClung Collection has copy negatives + two copies of poem “Company 1459” by Earl Chambers, 1935. (photocopies)

Dates: 1935

Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Ephemera

Identifier: Ephemera 2021.030
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1) Brown square burlap bag with shoulder strap. One side with painted "CCC" and green tree with brown trunk. 9.25" x 10.25"

2) Round green and yellow CCC patch. Background yellow with green stitching of "CCC" and river with trees. 2.5" diameter.

Dates: 1930s

Civilian Conservation Corps workers (District C)

Identifier: SPC 2017.011
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Five snapshots (2 are duplicates) of District C, CCC workers. 1934. Sepia. SPC 2017.011.001a Two men, no shirts, standing in front of building. Victor Wihera at right. 2 copies. SPC 2017.011.001b Co. 12 (120?) C.C.C. spelled out in rocks on the ground; two men nearby. 1 pc. SPC 2017.011.001c ”Here are the boys in my tent except the one in the front in his B.V.D.’s.” 2nd row, left: Victor Wihera. 2 copies.

Dates: 1934

George Campbell Collection on the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC).

Identifier: MSC 0652
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Material from George Campbell, who belonged to the National Association of Civilian Conservation Corps(CCC) Alumni, Norris Dam Tennessee Valley Chapter #68 in the 1980 (Anderson County, Tenn.). Collection includes CCC and alumni group items, and material on Oak Ridge, Tenn. George Campbell originally served in the Civilian Conservation Corps(CCC) #1508, chiefly in California in the 1930s. Although he was born in Virginia, he enlisted in California at age 18 in 1934.

Dates: 1930s,1980s