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Near Burnsville, North Carolina in Yancey County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

North Carolina Civilian Conservation Corps Alumni

 
 
North Carolina Civilian Conservation Corps Alumni Marker image. Click for full size.
By Frank Harder Sr., August 23, 2017
1. North Carolina Civilian Conservation Corps Alumni Marker
Inscription. Here served members of Companies 413 and 2410 at Camp SP-2 of the Civilian Conservation Corps (1933-1942) that magnificent Army of Youth and Peace which put into action the awakening of the people to the facts of conservation and recreation. May, 1937
 
Erected 2003 by North Carolina Chapter 175, National Association of Civilian Conservation Corps Alumni (NACCCA).
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps marker series.
 
Location. 35° 45.986′ N, 82° 15.91′ W. Marker is near Burnsville, North Carolina, North Carolina, in Yancey County. Marker can be reached from North Carolina 128 4 miles north of Blue Ridge Parkway and Route 128. Touch for map. Located in the parking lot of Mount Mitchell. Next to the parking lot is a museum, two stores and the footpath to the summit of Mount Mitchell. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2388 NC-128, Burnsville NC 28714, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Elisha Mitchell (within shouting distance of this marker); Rev. Elisha Mitchell, D.D. (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Andrews Geyser (approx. 8.1 miles away); a different marker also named Andrews Geyser (approx. 9.4 miles away); Swannanoa Gap Engagement (approx. 10 miles away); Swannanoa Tunnel (approx. 10 miles away); Swannanoa Gap (approx. 10.1 miles away); Stoneman's Raid (approx. 10.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkHorticulture & Forestry
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 1, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 23, 2017, by Frank Harder Sr. of Dumfries, Virginia. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on September 23, 2017, by Frank Harder Sr. of Dumfries, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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