Sharing Stories Of The CCC

 

Paris, Tenn.—Author-songwriter Bill Jamerson speaks on the impact that the Civilian Conservation Corps had on community across the United States during a presentation at the W.G. Rhea Library Thursday afternoon. Jamerson is from Michigan and shares stories from the CCC that he has gathered while performing at CCC reunions around the country. The CCC was a Depression-era work program that provided jobs to thousands of young men who performed public works projects across the country. (Shannon McFarlin photo).