Civilian Conservation Corps service request forms (Oconee County, Ga.)

Civilian Conservation Corps service request forms (Oconee County, Ga.)

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Georgia. Dept. of Public Welfare.
Title: Civilian Conservation Corps service request forms (Oconee County, Ga.)
Dates: 1937-1941
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms3380

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 approved, denied, and pending Civilian Conservation Corps service request forms from the State of Georgia Department of Public Welfare, from 1937-1939. Applications contain the name of caseworker; applicant's name, age, sex, and race; names of family members (age, sex, and race); head or relation to head of household; and school grade completed of members in household.


Index Terms

Application forms.
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.).

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Civilian Conservation Corps service request forms (Oconee County, Ga.), ms3380, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Applications Pending, 1938-1939
 
2CCC Denied and Closed, 1937-1941
 
3CCC Approved Cases, 1937-1941