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To put Americans back to work during the Great Depression, the CCC enrolled 100,000 young men to work on conservation and reforestation projects from 1933-1942. With the United States' entry into World War II, the CCC was discontinued. CCC alumni donated to the museum many of the photographs and artifacts depicting their day-to-day life and accomplishments. The site offers picnic areas and trails. Maps are available for self guided tours.

Open daily during the summer months.

Location: Roscommon Michigan Telephone 517-821-6374

Other History nearby:
(Grayling) Camp Grayling
(Roscommon) Civilian Conservation Corps Museum
(Williamsburg) Hitchpoint Cider Mill
(Roscomon) Michigan's Fireman's Memorial
(Acme) Music House
(Mio) Our Lady of the Woods Shrine

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