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Red Rocks Civilian Conservation Corps Camp

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1938, Civilian Conservation Corps. Colorado 74 and Red Rocks Park
  • Red Rocks Civilian Conservation Corps Camp

About 125 young men, the CCC laborers who constructed Red Rocks, lived here in what is now one of the nation's best-preserved CCC camps. The simple frame cottages and barracks are still used to house Denver Parks and Recreation employees working at nearby Red Rocks Amphitheater, as well as a small CCC museum.

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Author: 
Thomas J. Noel
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Thomas J. Noel, "Red Rocks Civilian Conservation Corps Camp", [Morrison, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/CO-01-JF40.

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Buildings of Colorado, Thomas J. Noel. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997, 162-162.

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