Western Kentucky University, Special Collections Library

Interview with Joseph Hall

Date of Interview: 

Fri, 06/12/1987

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Subjects: 

Mammoth Cave National Park, Civilian Conservation Corps, CCC, Great Depression, World War II, Recreation

Call Number: 

FA 81 B1,F7

Joe Hall talks about his experiences as an enrollee in the CCC at Mammoth Cave National Park, Camp 2. Topics include the salary system, hitch hiking home on weekends, sewer and water projects, free time, pranks, education programs, racial tension, dating local girls, CCC contributions, problems with the CCC, and work after leaving the CCC. Mr. Hall also talks about his personal background. Tape index, transcript, and audio file are available.

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