[CCC Company 872, Brownwood, Texas, 1934-1935]

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Photograph of a large group of soldiers, cooks, and other men in front of a row of Army trucks and vehicles, with a stone building in the background. They are identified as CCC Company 872, Brownwood, Texas.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 51 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1935.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Library Consortium and one other and was provided by Brown County Museum of History to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 505 times, with 12 in the last month. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Brown County Museum of History

Since 1982, the museum has made its mission the preservation of the region's history, telling the American story of the first Native American inhabitants, early pioneers, World War II and more. Run by a volunteer board, it operates under the oversight of a state-mandated county historical commission.

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Description

Photograph of a large group of soldiers, cooks, and other men in front of a row of Army trucks and vehicles, with a stone building in the background. They are identified as CCC Company 872, Brownwood, Texas.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 51 cm.

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Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

Camp Bowie Photograph Collection

This collection of photographs documents life at Camp Bowie, featuring photos of troops at the camp in Fort Worth during WWI, and of troops, tents, and aerial views of the camp in Brownwood during WWII.

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[List of Personnel: CCC Company 872, Camp Bowie] (Text)

[List of Personnel: CCC Company 872, Camp Bowie]

Roster with a list of personnel at Camp Bowie in Brownwood, Texas, including officers, leaders, assistant leaders, enrollers, drouth relief, mascots, and other personnel. A note in the text says "The pictures of many of these men will be found in the group picture made in early 1935."

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[List of Personnel: CCC Company 872, Camp Bowie], ark:/67531/metapth636839

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Creation Date

  • 1935

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Aug. 27, 2015, 4:12 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • July 12, 2019, 12:19 p.m.

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  • 31.858759, -99.018054

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[CCC Company 872, Brownwood, Texas, 1934-1935], photograph, 1935; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth636849/: accessed October 18, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Brown County Museum of History.