Burton Appleton discusses his experiences as an enrollee in the Civilian Conservation Corps [CCC]. He describes serving at a camp in Glacier National Park, Montana, from 1939 to 1940 and the facets of his daily life there, including food, work, and exercise. Appleton also discusses the social utility and history of the Civilian Conservation Corps.
Glacier National Park; Civilian Conservation Corps [CCC]; Great Depression, 1929-1939; Public works relief program; Unemployment
Unions and Labor Oral History Collection, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
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1 sound cassette (02:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (33 p.: 28 cm.)
Appleton, Burton, "Burton Appleton Interview, August 8, 1987" (1987). Unions and Labor Oral History Collection. 4.