: Reverse reads:
"Works Progress Administration
Federal Writers Projects' 1
902 Municipal Building
Akron Ohio Sept 8 1937
Camp Jefferson C.C.C.
Activities: Showing wooded section from road near camp. Looking north with game preserve to the
northwest. C.C.C. men grading, planting trees,
making recreational centers, bath houses, etc."
This photograph is believed to show Jefferson Lake State Park in Richmond, Ohio. The lake and other park facilities were constructed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. The dam was constructed in 1934, while the lake was filled by 1946. View on Ohio Memory.
: SA1039AV_B12F11_010_001 Subjects
: Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.); Hills; Forests Places
: Richmond (Ohio); Jefferson County (Ohio)