Item 372A0762 - Civilian Conservation Corps workers clearing ditch in Mount Hood National Forest

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Civilian Conservation Corps workers clearing ditch in Mount Hood National Forest


  • 1933-05 (Creation)


Photograph; safety film; 3.825 x 4.825 in

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Photograph showing a line of Civilian Conservation Corps workers using shovels and pickaxes to dig next to a road in the Mount Hood National Forest in May 1933. A cropped version of this photograph, along with image Nos. 372A0751, 372A052, and 371N5971, was published on Page 2 of the Oregon Journal on Sunday, May 28, 1933. The photographs were published under the headline “Camp Workers Move Into Mount Hood Area.” They accompanied a story headlined “Forest Crew Starts Work In Hood Area.” This photograph had the following caption: “First workers of the Zig Zag camp clearing a draining ditch on one of the roads.” See related image Nos. 371N5969, 371N5970, 371N5971, 371N5972, 372A0751, 372A0752, 372A0753, 372A0754, 372A0755, 372A0756, 372A0757, 372A0758, 372A0759, 372A0760, 372A0761, 372A0763, and 372A0764.

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Oregon Journal Negative Collection; Org. Lot 1368; Box 372; 372A762

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1.3 MiB


August 9, 2019 5:04 PM

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