Civilian Conservation Corps

Civilian Conservation Corps (HM21OE)

Location: John Day, OR 97845 Grant County
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Country: United States of America
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N 44° 25.088', W 118° 57.539'

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Malheur National Forest

The CCC was created in 1933 to provide young men useful work during the Depression. Camp Canyon Creek (Company 1231) was established in 1937. The CCC built numerous facilities such as District offices, the John Day Compound, fire guard stations, lookout towers, campgrounds and other improvements.

The John Day Administrative Site was the most ambitious project constructed by the CCC on the Malheur N.F. The site was listed in 1986 on the National Register of Historic Places.

The contributions of the young men of the CCC, under the supervision of the US Army and the US Forest Service, are still found throughout the Malheur National Forest.
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HM NumberHM21OE
Series This marker is part of the series
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Year Placed2009
Placed ByNational Association of Civilian Conservation Corps Alumni, Chapter 4
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 14th, 2017 at 4:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)11T E 344046 N 4920182
Decimal Degrees44.41813333, -118.95898333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 25.088', W 118° 57.539'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 25' 5.2800000000001" N, 118° 57' 32.34" W
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Area Code(s)541
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 169-177 Government Rd, John Day OR 97845, US
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