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NA 2638, photograph, p12979, 1939

 Item — Photograph: NA 2638
NA 2638, photograph, p12979

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection includes a series of interviews conducted by MFC staff with men who were enrolled in the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in the 1930s, who and served at one of the three camps run by ANP: the Eagle Lake or Bar Harbor camp, the Long Pond or Southwest Harbor camp; and the Ellsworth camp. Also included in the collection are interviews with women who married men from the camps and other local residents who remember the camps. Included are 226 photographs (P08475-P08701). In addition, there are research materials from the National Archives of Records Administration.


  • Creation: 1939


Conditions Governing Access

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From the Collection: 29 items (digital)

From the Collection: 4 boxes (half sized)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Black and white photograph of Harold Rowe standing on a pile of coal at the 158th Co. CCC. The handwritten caption reads: "Harold Rowe, 1939."

Repository Details

Part of the Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History Repository

5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States