Challenges and Conflicts of the 1920s, 1930s, 1940s
Major Developments in SC in the late 19th and 20th Centuries
Causes and Responses to The Great Depression
Effects of The Great Depression
None required, but computer technology could be used to view the primary sources.
- Copies of photographs for students
- “Making Inferences with Photographs” sheet for students
- Copy of President Roosevelt’s sketched plan for the CCC, p. 12 (transcription, p. 124)
Work and Play in South Carolina
Part of the New Deal was the creation of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). President Roosevelt created this group to give employment to many of the young men who found themselves jobless during the Great Depression.This group, known as the CCC, was responsible for preservation of land and forests, pest control, construction of dams, and construction of recreational facilities.This lesson explores how the Civilian Conservation Corps affected recreation in South Carolina.
How did the Civilian Conservation Corps affect recreation in South Carolina?