• 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 Gasquet (Company 5478) was at Crescent City in Del Norte County, California. Enrollees from Camp Gasquet were responsible for completing the portal to the western... 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 Gasquet (Company 5478) was at Crescent City in Del Norte County, California. Enrollees from Camp Gasquet were responsible for completing the portal to the western boundary of what was then known as the Siskiyou National Forest. 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