• Creator
  • Kinsey, Clark
  • Created Date
  • ca. 1937-1942
  • 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. Camp Warrenton was located in Warrenton, Oregon in Clatsop County. Warrenton was named for D.K. Warren, an early settler. The town was platted in 1889. Camp Warrenton... 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. Camp Warrenton was located in Warrenton, Oregon in Clatsop County. Warrenton was named for D.K. Warren, an early settler. The town was platted in 1889. Camp Warrenton was largely involved in soil conservation projects, including preventing soil erosion. 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