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Collierville's Soil Soldiers - The New Deal in Collierville

Collierville's Soil Soldiers - The New Deal in Collierville

Ashley Carver, Director of Collierville Tourism, will lead a discussion about the Civilian Conservation Corp Camp that was located in Collierville from 1935 to 1940. The talk will include a discussion of the research process, a historical overview of the camp in Collierville, the community's response to having an African American camp in Town, as well as the positive impact to the local farming economy.  

Date:
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Time:
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Halle Meeting Room
Categories:
Adult Program Teen Program

Event Organizer

Amber Halter

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