CCC Camp – Mount Clare WV

City:
Mount Clare, WV

Site Type:
CCC Camps, Forestry and Agriculture, Parks and Recreation

New Deal Agencies:
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), Work Relief Programs

Completed:
1935

Description

According to a plaque: “In 1935 the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) established Camp Harrison on the site [which was also the site of the Quiet Dell Grade School, dating from 1922]. This camp was one of 67 in West Virginia during the New Deal era.” There is now in this location a museum dedicated to the CCC in West Virginia.

Source notes

Plaque at site.

Site originally submitted by Scott Kinard on February 7, 2017.

Location Info


Mount Clare, WV 26408

Coordinates: 39.223993, -80.295969

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