Pawtuckaway CCC Camp - Deerfield NH
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie
N 43° 06.050 W 071° 14.828
19T E 317136 N 4774462
Quick Description: Located right by the main entrance of the Deerfield Fair.
Location: New Hampshire, United States
Date Posted: 7/29/2013 7:28:10 AM
Waymark Code: WMHP0R
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member cache_test_dummies
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Pawuckaway CCC Camp
28 Civilian Conservation Corps camps were established in NH under FDR's New Deal to provide jobs and training to young men during the Great Depression. In June 1933, a camp was set up on this site. For four years the men completed projects promoting natural resource conservation and its public benefit, including trail clearing, reforerstation and Blister Rust tree disease eradication. In 1938, some of the buildings were turned over to the town, and this site become the premanent home of the Deerfield Fair Association.

2009
Marker Name: Pawtuckaway CCC Camp

Official Marker Number: 214

Marker Type: Official NH State

Marker Location: Deerfield

Date Marker Established: 2009

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