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The History, Lore & Legacy of the Civilian Conservation Corps Camps in Connecticut


By Wallingford Pub... - Posted on 01 October 2008

Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) began on March 31, 1933 under President Roosevelt's "New Deal" to relieve the poverty and unemployment of the Depression. Join us on Thursday, October 23rd at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room for a presentation by historian Marty Podskoch, author of Adirondack Fire Towers: Their History & Lore (Southern & Northern Districts), and Adirondack Stories: Historical Sketches, and learn about the Connecticut CCC camps and the Connecticut men who lived and worked in them. Please register in person, by phone at (203)265-6754, or online.



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