CCC enrollees in shop class
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Photograph, b/w After their day’s work was done, the enrollees had many opportunities for further education. The CCC educational program had nine specific objectives: the elimination of illiteracy; the removal of deficiencies in common school subjects; training on the job; general vocational training; avocational training; cultural and general education; health and safety education; character and citizenship training; and, assisting enrollees to find employment. For background and history of the Civilian Conservation Corps see image “Map of CCC corps areas in the United States”. American Dream; American Communities in History 16 History; 18 Social Systems
|University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign|
|University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University Library|
|Civilian Conservation Corps|
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