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GSMNP: the ccc in the smokies
With words and pictures, this booklet tells the story of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Between 1933 and 1942, over 4,000 CCC enrollees worked in the Smokies, planting trees, building trails, and constructing buildings and roadways. Included are stories of camplife, work life, and the notable accomplishments of our nation's "tree army." Includes many historic photos, drawings, memorabilia, and a map of park camps.