View of CCC Camp Roosevelt, home of Co. 1545, on Turkey Creek, Shawnee State Forest, Scioto County, Ohio (c.1934).


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View of CCC Camp Roosevelt, home of Co. 1545, on Turkey Creek, Shawnee State Forest, Scioto County, Ohio (c.1934).

CCC Camp Roosevellt was the home of Co. 1545, a special all-black, all-World War I veterans unit, which built the Shawnee State Park's Roosevelt Lake Dam and Spillway Bridge (c. 1934).

Photo credit: Floyd Chapman, "The Development and Utilization of the Wildlife Resources of Unglaciated Ohio," Ohio State University, Ph.D. Dissertation, 1938.


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