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Lt. Col. Henry B. Scott describes his experiences as a camp commander in the CCC at Mammoth Cave National Park, Camps 1 and 4. Topics include training at the salary system, duties as a leader, racial tension, military, camp projects, bedbugs, returning to civilian life, recreation for workers,...

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The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was a United States public work relief program that operated from 1933 to 1942 for unemployed, unmarried men from relief families. A part of the New Deal of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, it provided unskilled manual labor jobs related to the conservation...

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This collection of 64 interviews was conducted by Centre College students, under the direction of Assistant Professor history Sara Egge, with Centre College alumni and area residents who served in World War II.

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This collection preserves the reminiscences of the survivors of the Bataan Death March who were in the 192nd Tank Battalion of the Kentucky National Guard in Harrodsburg. They discuss their Army experiences in the United States, their arrival in the Philippines, the Japanese bombing of Fort...

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In this interview, James Parmen discusses his experiences serving in the army during the Vietnam War. Parmen talks about daily life, food, injuries, and fellow soldiers.

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Discusses grandfather serving in the Civil War, new counties and the establishment of Decoy, life in Decoy in the early 1900s. Age 80 at time of interview.

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