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Christmas tree plantation of Norway Spruce planted as 2 yr. stock spring in 1931

A field of young Norway Spruce (Picea abies), intended for use as Christmas trees, are growing on this plantation in Livingston County. The field is maintained by the Civilian Conservation Corps, camp S-117, stationed in Birdsall, N.Y. 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_3868
Date: June 9 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_3868.
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