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At work in Penn's Woods : the Civilian Conservation Corps in Pennsylvania

Author: Joseph M Speakman
Publisher: University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, ©2006.
Series: A Keystone book
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first comprehensive study of Pennsylvania's CCC program; combines administrative history with portraits of many of the men who worked in the camps.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph M Speakman
ISBN: 0271028769 9780271028767
OCLC Number: 62728467
Notes: "A Keystone Book."
Description: xv, 237 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: The first year of the CCC in Pennsylvania --
Enrolling Pennsylvania men for the CCC --
The CCC in Penn's Woods --
African-Americans in Penn's Woods --
Farewell to the woods.
Series Title: A Keystone book
Responsibility: Joseph M. Speakman.
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Offers a vivid portrait of Pennsylvania's CCC program. This work combines administrative history with portraits of many of the men who worked in the camps. It draws on archival research in primary  Read more...

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