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Kent in Litchfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Camp Macedonia Company 1191

 
 
Camp Macedonia Company 1191 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 19, 2011
1. Camp Macedonia Company 1191 Marker
Inscription.  
To Honor The Men Of
Camp Macedonia
Company 1191
Established 1935
Civilian Conservation Corps
1933-1942
Created By
President Franklin D. Roosevelt
Renewing The Country's Natural Resources
And Challenging The Human Spirit
Of A Nation In Depression

 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Environment. In addition, it is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) 🏞️, and the Former U.S. Presidents: #32 Franklin D. Roosevelt series lists.
 
Location. 41° 46.596′ N, 73° 24.987′ W. Marker is in Kent, Connecticut, in Litchfield County. Marker is on Kent Cornwall Road (U.S. 7) 0.4 miles north of Carter Road, on the right when traveling north. Located in Kent Falls State Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kent CT 06757, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kent Falls State Park (a few steps from this marker); Impressionism in Connecticut (a few steps from this marker); Seven Hearths (approx. 3.2 miles away);
Camp Macedonia Company 1191 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 19, 2011
2. Camp Macedonia Company 1191 Marker
Kent (approx. 3.2 miles away); Francis L. Sheane Memorial (approx. 3.9 miles away); Warren (approx. 4.2 miles away); Warren Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.3 miles away); Kent Soldiers' Monument (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kent.
 
Also see . . .  Civilian Conservation Corps Stories. (Submitted on March 23, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Camp Macedonia Company 1191 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 19, 2011
3. Camp Macedonia Company 1191 Marker
The covered bridge crosses Falls Brook. Kent Falls is visible in the background.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 8, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 23, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 762 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 23, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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