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State Agency Records - Historical Society State Parks - #30239

Title: State Historical Society. State Parks, Bismarck Metropolitan State Parks Civilian Conservation Corps

Dates: 1935

Record Series: 30239

Quantity: .25 foot

Abstract: Series consists of project estimates, manpower reports, project completion reports, and correspondence concerning construction and operations. During this time between 180 and 200 men were employed constructing camp stoves and fireplaces, table and bench combinations, foot trails and a stockade typical of Mound Dwellers, and doing fine grading and road sloping, lineal surveys for fence lines, tree surgery, eradication of poisonous weeds, and channel clearing and cleaning in Riverside and Pioneer Parks. Also included are project estimates for Jamestown State Park.

Provenance: Frank Vyzralek found these records in the Fort Abraham Lincoln warehouse in October 1970.

Copyright: Public records are not subject to copyright restrictions, although record series may contain copyrighted material.  Consideration of such copyrights is the responsibility of the author and publisher.

Access: These records are available for public inspection under provision of the North Dakota Century Code, 55-02.1-08.

Citation: Researchers are requested to cite the record group, series name and number, and the State Historical Society of North Dakota in all footnote and bibliographic references.


Box 1:
1 Correspondence – Discharges and Recommendations 1935
2 Correspondence, Incoming 1935
3 Correspondence, Outgoing 1935
4 Journal of Purchases 1935
5 Contracts and Agreements 1934-1935
6 Leader’s Report 1935
7 Manpower Utilization 1935
8 Project Estimate and Allotment Request 1935
9 Project Estimate and Allotment Request Jamestown State Park 1935
10 Report of Project Completion 1935

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