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CCC enrollees in shop class
CCC enrollees in shop class
Resource Typeimage
TitleCCC enrollees in shop class
Coverage / Yearc. 1933 to 1939
DescriptionPhotograph, b/w
InterpretationAfter 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".
Lesson Plans / ThemesAmerican Dream; American Communities in History
Learning Standards16 History; 18 Social Systems;
Author or CreatorUnknown
SourceYouth in the CCC by Kenneth Holland and Frank Ernest Hill, 267 p., 1942 (p. 159)
Subject / KeywordsCivilian Conservation Corps; Conservation Corps
Collection PublisherIllinois State Library;
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