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Civilian Conservation Corps digging waterhole, Almond, N.Y.

The "boys" from Civilian Conservation Corps camp S-92 are building a waterhole, digging out the soil and lining the pit with stone. When complete, the waterhole will aid fire suppression efforts. The CCC camp S-92 was located near Almond, N.Y. and operated from 1934-1942. This image was created to record the reforestation work of the Civilian Conservation Corps under the supervision of the New York State Conservation Department.
Identifier: NYSA_14297-87_3829
Date: July 30 1936
Contributor: I.S. Bowlby
Language: English
Repository: New York State Archives
Source: New York State Archives, New York (State). Conservation Dept. Photographic prints and negatives, [ca. 1904-1949], 14297-87_3829.
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Alternate Identifier: DMS ID Number: 150254
Relation: Is format of: Digital representation of 8x10 inch glass negative in the New York State Archives, Photographic prints and negatives, [ca. 1904-1949] 14297-87_3829.

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