[Connie McCann's CCC Tent Crew 1933]

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Connie McCann's C.C.C. tent crew pose with their cleaning supplies for a photograph in Pineland, Texas. The man in the rear of the line workers is John Hennesy George, a friend of Connie F. McCann. "Connie McCann's C.C.C. tent crew 1933" is written on the back of the photograph. The inscription on the back of the photograph was written by Connie Micheal McCann, the son of Connie Ford McCann, as he and his father were going through the images. The photograph was taken during one of McCann's two six-month tours in the Civilian Conservation Corps located in Pineland, Texas during … continued below

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1 photograph : b&w ; 6.5X9.5 cm.

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McCann, Connie Ford 1933/1934~.

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Connie McCann's C.C.C. tent crew pose with their cleaning supplies for a photograph in Pineland, Texas. The man in the rear of the line workers is John Hennesy George, a friend of Connie F. McCann. "Connie McCann's C.C.C. tent crew 1933" is written on the back of the photograph. The inscription on the back of the photograph was written by Connie Micheal McCann, the son of Connie Ford McCann, as he and his father were going through the images.

The photograph was taken during one of McCann's two six-month tours in the Civilian Conservation Corps located in Pineland, Texas during the Great Depression.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 6.5X9.5 cm.

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C. F. McCann

During the Great Depression, Connie Ford McCann served as a company clerk for two six-month tours in the Civilian Conservation Corps. Included are his diary, documents, and photos from his year with the CCC.

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  • 1933/1934~

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  • 1933~ - 1934~

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  • July 22, 2011, 8:34 a.m.

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McCann, Connie Ford. [Connie McCann's CCC Tent Crew 1933], photograph, 1933/1934~; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth121772/: accessed March 2, 2024), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.

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