Camp Crawford W. Long photograph

Camp Crawford W. Long photograph

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Unknown
Title: Camp Crawford W. Long photograph
Dates: 1934 April 3
Quantity: 1.0 item(s) 1 oversized folder
Coll. Number: ms3103

Biographical/Historical Note

The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was a work relief program (1933-1942) created by New Deal legislation, during the Great Depression. Originally created as the Emergency Conservation Work program to address environmental conservation projects, it employed millions of young men for voluntary 6 month to 2 year periods. Workers' camps were established near work zones, and run by U.S. Army Reserve officers.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of an 8" x 19 1/2" photograph of Camp Crawford W. Long, Civilian Conservation Corps, Chatsworth, Georgia, dated April 3, 1934.


Index Terms

Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.). Camp 483 (Chatsworth, Ga.).
Photographs.
Work camps--Georgia--Photographs.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Camp Crawford W. Long photograph, ms3103, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
OS Folder
1Photograph, 1934 April 3