New Deal Information
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A group of CCC workers clear a hillside.

CCC - Civilian Conservation Corps

Overview- An agency that gave many unemployed young men jobs working on the railroad, creating parks, planting trees, and helping with erosion and flood control projects. Main focus was natural resource conservation.

Purpose- The purpose was to provide jobs for single males on conservation projects.

Who it helped?- It helped young unemployed men.

Link- http://www.u-s-history.com/pages/h1586.html
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