• Creator
  • Kinsey, Clark
  • Created Date
  • ca. 1938-1942
  • Description
  • The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was a New Deal program created in 1933 to put unemployed young men to work. These men did a variety of conservation work, such as forestry, fire fighting, flood and soil erosion control, and the construction and development of national parks.Elkton is located at the junction of Elk Creek and the Umpqua River in Douglas County, Oregon. The town was named in 1850. Camp Elkton became Civilian Public Service (... more
    The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was a New Deal program created in 1933 to put unemployed young men to work. These men did a variety of conservation work, such as forestry, fire fighting, flood and soil erosion control, and the construction and development of national parks.Elkton is located at the junction of Elk Creek and the Umpqua River in Douglas County, Oregon. The town was named in 1850. Camp Elkton became Civilian Public Service (CPS) Camp 59 in November of 1942. less
  • Format
  • Photograph
    image
    11 x 14 in.
    Silver gelatin, b/w
    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 1000XL at 100 ppi in grayscale. Resized using Adobe Photoshop 7.0 so that the long dimension was either 768 pixels horizontal or 600 pixels vertical, then saved in JPEG format at quality rating 3. 2012