Rediscovering the Civilian Conservation Corps Camp at the Kings Mountain State Park in South Carolina – Presented by Mike Baxter

Date(s):
03/29/2017
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Location
Kings Mountain Historical Museum
100 East Mountain Street
Kings Mountain, NC 28086
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Mike Baxter, History Professor at Central Piedmont Community College and Belmont Abbey College, will discuss recent archaeological excavations at the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Camp at the South Carolina Kings Mountain State Park and efforts made by his students to understand the importance of the CCC’s work in this area.  This subject will be featured in an upcoming documentary on WTVI PBS Charlotte, and plans are in place to complete a hiking trail with interpretive signage that will lead people through the remains of the CCC Camp. Admission is FREE!

Cost: FREE
Contact: Adria Focht
Contact Phone: 704-739-1019
Contact Email: [email protected]

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