Clifty Falls State Park – Madison IN

Description

Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Company 1597 was active at Clifty Falls from November 1933 until 1938. The CCC built roads, trails, gatehouses, shelters, barns, and more. To enhance the outdoors experience projects exhibited designs that were rustic and harmonious with their surroundings, using native materials.

Source notes

People, Parks, and Perceptions: A History and Appreciation of Indiana State Parks by Glory-June Greiff

Project originally submitted by Indiana Division of Historic Preservation/Nicole Cory on July 10, 2014.

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Location Info


1501 Green Rd.
Madison, IN 47250

Coordinates: 38.7612523, -85.42046249999999

One comment on “Clifty Falls State Park – Madison IN

  1. Edith McGaughey

    Looking for possible rosters of men involved in this State park registered in the CCC s. My father Mitchell H Bailey was part of this group possibly in 1936. Any info about this CCC Company would be helpful.

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