USHS_PR_Page 10Provo River

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Title USHS_PR_Page 10Provo River
Date 2002-04-16
Subject Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)
Description Historical Site Analysis Previous Documentation of Historic Properties at the Pleasant Grove Civilian Conservation Corps - Known as Camp BR-91 Historic Photographs Historic photographs have been collected and are currently in the possession of Mildred Sutch of the Pleasant Grove Certified Local Government. She and Mrs. Beth Olsen have been instrumental in recording the history and the structures of the Pleasant Grove Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Camp. Historic Report Mrs. Olsen, also of the Pleasant Grove Certified Local Government, submitted a Historic Site Form to the Utah State Historic Preservation Office on October 20, 1993, as a result of working with U.S. Forest Service archaeologist Charmaine Thompson during a Passports-in-Time Project for the Uintah National Forest. This documentation included: a. An architectural description of the structures on the property. b. A brief history of ownership and occupation of the property through time (both the CCC and the Army). c. A title search and tax information. d. General location and site maps. e. Pleasant Grove City Council Meeting notes pertaining to the CCC camp. These are historic documents dating from March 1936, June 1940, and August 1941. f. Nine historic newspaper articles from the local paper about camp activities, circa..1935-1936. g. Ten historic photographs of the camp when it was occupied by the CCC boys, h. Documentary photographs taken in 1993 to accompany the report. i. A history of the CCC Camp, their work and activities, and their relationship with the people of Pleasant Grove. This includes an oral history transcript with Mr. Eldon Schoonover taken in June 1992. This historic property is evaluated as being eligible for the National Register of Historic Places. final Repori \O April \6, 2002
Rights Management Digital Image © 2003 Utah State Historical Society. All Rights Reserved.
Type Text
Format image/jpeg
ARK ark:/87278/s6p55kmf
Setname dha_ccc
Date Created 2004-06-28
Date Modified 2004-06-28
ID 428596
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6p55kmf
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