Author shares stories from Civilian Conservation Corps of 1930s at Eagle Public Library, Sept. 13

Author shares stories from Civilian Conservation Corps of 1930s at Eagle Public Library, Sept. 13
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By Krista Driscoll

EAGLE — Author Bill Jamerson will share a multimedia presentation about the Civilian Conservation Corps at the Eagle Public Library today at 2 p.m., featuring video clips from his PBS movie “Dollar-A-Day Boys,” stories and excerpts from his book and original music. Learn about underdogs given a second chance and young men surviving the Great Depression. This program is free and open to the public.The Civilian Conservation Corps had a camp 17 miles south of Eagle, and a Civilian Conservation Corps crew built the shelter house at Camp Tigiwon, as well as the trail to Notch Mountain and the shelter …

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