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.
- Wednesday, November 8, 2017
- 2:00pm - 3:00pm
- Halle Meeting Room