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Civilian Conservation Corps photographs of work projects

 File — oversize-folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 7747

Scope and Contents

Collection includes one photograph album with 62 photographs from the Photographic Report of representative work projects being done by Division of Grazing CCC Camps in Region One.

Dates

  • circa 1933-1942

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Civilian Conservation Corps photographs of work projects must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Administrative History

In 1933 to 1942 President Franklin D. Roosevelt organized the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) to help unemployed, unmarried men from age 18 to 25 get jobs during the Great Depression. Most of the work was labor oriented to make roads and fences. Over the nine year span 2.5 million men participated in the program.

Extent

1 oversize folder (0.1 linear ft.)

Language

English

Arrangement

Maintained in original order.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.

Custodial History

This collection was part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections' Americana area, and was given to the Photographic Archives.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred; L. Tom Perry Special Collections Americana Collection; 2011.

Appraisal

Photographs (Photograph Archives).

General

Its previous Americana call number was Q979.2 Un3p.

Processing Information

Processed; Lionel Thomas, student photograph processor; 2011.
Title
Register of the Civilian Conservation Corps photographs of work projects
Status
Completed
Author
Lionel Thomas
Date
2011 February 2
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States