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The Civilian Conservation Corps in Nevada : from boys to men

Author: Renee Corona Kolvet; Victoria Ford
Publisher: Reno : University of Nevada Press, ©2006.
Series: Wilbur S. Shepperson series in Nevada history.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A comprehensive history of the Nevada civilian conservation corps (ccc), a program designed to help the nation get back on its feet, and of the "boys" who did so much to restore Nevada's lands and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Kolvet, Renee Corona.
Civilian Conservation Corps in Nevada.
Reno : University of Nevada Press, ©2006
(DLC) 2006012658
(OCoLC)67375047
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Renee Corona Kolvet; Victoria Ford
ISBN: 0874176891 9780874176896
OCLC Number: 77570182
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 200 pages) : illustrations, map.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; List of Illustrations; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I --
The Nation, Nevada, and the New Deal; 1. A Nation Brought to Its Knees; 2. Nevada Fights Back; 3. The CCC Program in Nevada; 4. Outsiders and Small-Town Folk; Part II --
CCC Contributions and the Legacy Left Behind; 5. Rehabilitating the Public Domain: The Grazing Service CCC Program; 6. Irrigating the Desert West: The Bureau of Reclamation's CCC Program; 7. Developing National Wildlife Refuges: The Fish and Wildlife Service Program. 8. Building Playgrounds in the Desert: The National Park Service and the CCC9. Military Expansion in Hawthorne: The Navy and the CCC; 10. Building Ranger Stations and Mountain Parks: The National Forest Service's CCC Program; 11. Controlling Erosion Along Nevada Waterways: The CCC and the Soil Conservation Service; 12. The CCC Legacy in Nevada; Appendix: Compilation of Nevada CCC Camps and Their Supervisory Agencies; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Wilbur S. Shepperson series in Nevada history.
Responsibility: Renée Corona Kolvet and Victoria Ford ; foreword by Richard O. Davies.
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