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near Mikesville in Columbia County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Civilian Conservation Corps

April 5, 1933   June 30, 1942

 
 
Civilian Conservation Corps Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, March 20, 2013
1. Civilian Conservation Corps Marker
Inscription.
2,876,638 American youth
served in 4500 CCC Camps
restoring ravaged lands of a
depressed America.

Some Accomplishments
2 to 3 billion trees planted, 800
parks built, 3980 historical sites
restored, and 6 million days
fighting fires.

"We Can Take It"

 
Erected by Civilian Conservation Corps.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps marker series.
 
Location. 29° 54.861′ N, 82° 34.827′ W. Marker is in near Mikesville, Florida, in Columbia County. Marker can be reached from SE Spade Loop.. Click for map. Located in O'Leno State Park, near the suspension bridge (off US 441/41). Marker is in this post office area: High Springs FL 32643, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "CCC Boy" Statue (here, next to this marker); Bellamy Road (within shouting distance of this marker); Town of Leno (within shouting distance of this marker); 1824 - The Bellamy Road - 1952 (approx. 3.6 miles away); Santa Fe de Toloca
Civilian Conservation Corps Marker, left at the CCC Boy Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, March 20, 2013
2. Civilian Conservation Corps Marker, left at the CCC Boy Memorial
(approx. 4.6 miles away); Bland Community and Ogden School / Odgen School (approx. 4.7 miles away); American Legion Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.1 miles away); High Springs, Florida (approx. 6.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in near Mikesville.
 
More about this marker. Physical location of marker is in Columbia County although Postal Zip Code is Alachua County
 
Categories. EnvironmentHorticulture & Forestry
 
Civilian Conservation Corps Marker near the Monument and Museum image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, March 20, 2013
3. Civilian Conservation Corps Marker near the Monument and Museum
CCC Marker found in O'Leno State Park image. Click for full size.
By Julie Szabo
4. CCC Marker found in O'Leno State Park
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 446 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   4. submitted on , by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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