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    • Arizona Highways, November 1972

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways showcases the people, places and things that make Arizona unique, from the spectacular landscapes and colorful history to the fascinating culture and endless adventure.
    • CCC enrollee Archie Sosebee on CCC-built retaining wall at Colossal Cave

    • Unknown
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • Archie Sosebee, from Seneca, South Carolina, was a cook, tour guide, camp newspaper reporter, and orchestra member while a CCC enrollee at Colossal Cave. He is reported to have run a small poultry-raising business in camp. Here, in his...
    • CCC enrollees playing basketball outside barracks

    • Unknown
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • Sports were an important part of camp life for the enrollees. The camp had teams in softball, baseball, basketball, and track and field. Barracks teams would play each other in inter-camp competitions, and camp teams would play other CCC camp teams...
    • CCC enrollee Roger Vorhees and friend in front of Colossal Cave camp barracks

    • Unknown
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • Roger Vorhees was a truck driver for the CCC and an active participant in the camp’s sports program in track and field. The camp held regular inter-barracks sports competitions and also traveled to other camps to participate in inter-camp athletic...
    • CCC friends in front of sign at Colossal Cave camp

    • Unknown
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • The enrollees formed strong and lasting friendships with one another. Enrollee John Pritchett, second from right in this photograph, was the instructor in the camp's photography class, part of the U.S. Army's educational program for the enrollees. ...
    • CCC enrollee Harry Perryman on tractor at Colossal Cave camp

    • Unknown
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • Tractors were used in the road-building work of the CCC in the area around Colossal Cave. The CCC trained its enrollees in many job skills, such as tractor operation. Many of the CCC tractor operators went on to become tank drivers in World War II.
    • CCC enrollee Reuben Fiske leans on CCC truck at Colossal Cave

    • Unknown
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • CCC enrollee Reuben Fiske (nicknamed "muy mal hombre” in camp) was a truck driver while in the CCC. His sweatshirt reads "U.S. CCC Co. 0858." The truck's license plate reads "U.S. D.I. 11157 National Park Service."
    • CCC enrollees Roy Baker and James Griffith next to CCC camp sign

    • Unknown
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • Two CCC enrollees, Roy Baker and James Griffith, pose next to the sign to the CCC camp on the La Posta Quemada Ranch near Colossal Cave. The camp sign identifies the CCC company as 858 and the camp number as SP-10-A. Company 858 worked at Colossal...
    • Panoramic view of Colossal Cave CCC tent camp

    • Unknown
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • Company 858 worked at Colossal Cave from 1934 through 1935. They lived in tents at the Colossal Cave camp site, located on the nearby La Posta Quemada Ranch.
    • Truck in front of Colossal Cave camp barracks

    • Unknown
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • This U.S. Army truck was assigned to the CCC and marked with "U.S.-C.C.C. 33487" on its tailgate. The U.S. flag was raised up the camp’s flagpole each morning.
    • Trails and steps installed by CCC in Colossal Cave

    • Wallace, Robert
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • The CCC laid trails and built steps within Colossal Cave so that visitors could tour the cave safely and conveniently. Their work allowed Colossal Cave to become an important tourist attraction, visited by thousands of visitors each year.
    • CCC enrollees on entrance road to Colossal Cave

    • Unknown
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • A group of CCC enrollees take a break from their road-building work and pose in front of the "Entrance to Colossal Cave" sign on the entrance road to the cave. Three of the enrollees are sitting in a wheelbarrow, used to move rocks, dirt, and...
    • Group of CCC enrollees on steps of Barracks #2 at Colossal Cave camp

    • Unknown
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • A group of CCC enrollees pose in front of Barracks #2 at the Colossal Cave camp. The hand-written note on the back identifies them as Murry, Wring, Thomas Brians, Johnson, Percy Chalk, and A.L. Willoughby. The enrollees were assigned to barracks...
    • CCC  blacksmith John Pritchett in camp's blacksmith shop

    • Unknown
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • CCC enrollee John Pritchett, from Cumberland, Kentucky, was the camp’s blacksmith, a work crew leader, and instructor in blacksmithing and photography. He was also known as the “Mayor of Sandhill,” the boys’ local weekend going-out place, which...
    • Illustration from CCC camp newspaper

    • Miller, Steve
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • The students in the camp's journalism class produced a camp newspaper. The newspaper contained information on work projects, sports activities, the comings and goings of camp personnel, and plenty of jokes and illustrations about the enrollees....
    • CCC enrollee Henry Neal with truck at Colossal Cave camp

    • Unknown
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • The truck drivers, referred to as “pedal pushers," were an important part of the CCC work crews, transporting enrollees, tools, and supplies. The camp's blacksmith shop, with its high chimney, appears in the background.
    • CCC enrollee Lee Matass Price in front of Colossal Cave camp barracks

    • Unknown
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • The CCC enrollees were responsible for keeping the camp area and buildings neat and clean. Walkways between the buildings were landscaped using rocks as boundaries. Native vegetation such as barrel cactus, ocotillo, and cholla were planted around...
    • CCC enrollees inside Colossal Cave entrance

    • Unknown
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • The CCC enrollees did a great deal of work inside Colossal Cave. They blasted out tunnels, built trails, installed the lighting system, added handrails, and enlarged the entrance. The CCC enrollees in this photograph are members of the "Wire...
    • CCC enrollees on steps of Barracks #3 at Colossal Cave camp

    • Unknown
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • The Colossal Cave camp had four barracks, which housed fifty enrollees each. A barracks leader kept the men in check. Competition among barracks was stiff, with enrollees vying for bragging rights in inter-barracks sports competitions and in...
    • CCC camp dog "Payday" with construction beams at Colossal Cave parking lot

    • Unknown
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Arizona--History
    • The Colossal Cave camp’s mascot was a Jack Russell terrier named "Payday," nicknamed this because he was born on a payday. The CCC enrollees used the beams in this photograph to construct a ramada over the mouth of the cave and cave...
    • Patagonia Ranger Station Adobe Office

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1933-1935
    • When the US Forest Service left to new headquarters in Nogales, Arizona the property and structures were deeded to the Patagonia High School District. This building was the former office for the Forest Service. The School District has worked to...
    • Patagonia Ranger Station Adobe Office Side View

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1933-1935
    • The CCC structures were beautifully designed in a Southwestern style and well built with adobe blocks. The ceilings were made with large log beams and latias. Little care was taken to recreate the original windows and doors but the exterior walls...
    • Patagonia Ranger Station Adobe Garage Interior

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1933-1935
    • Beautiful pine vegas (large logs) from Northern Arizona were used in all of these structures for roof beams. Saguaro rib latias were used to create the ceilings. Built up wood and tar roofs covered the latias. The garage has had no maintenance...
    • Patagonia Ranger Station Adobe Residence Front

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1933-1935
    • The original Ranger's residence has been well maintained and is now serving as the School Superintendent's home. Offering a residence in this small town is a great help for the district to attract staff.
    • Patagonia Ranger Station Entrance

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1933-1935
    • Patagonia Forest Service Ranger Station built ca. 1933 by the US Forest Service CCC Flux Canyon Camp F-63. Entrance to the US Forest Service compound with rangers residence on the left and the Forest Service office on the right.
    • Patagonia Ranger Station Adobe Outbuilding Front

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1933-1935
    • All of the adobe was are in good condition and the roof has been maintained.
    • Patagonia Ranger Station Adobe Residence

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1933-1935
    • The US Forest Service had good engineering and design staff working with the CCC. The work was supervised by skilled craftsmen that taught the young CCCers valuable trades.
    • Patagonia Ranger Station Adobe Outbuilding Side

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1933-1935
    • This outbuilding is in very good condition and is currently used for storage. Southwestern design was used throughout, even on this small building.
    • Patagonia Ranger Station Adobe Out Building Front

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1933-1935
    • The original building is in good condition. A cement block addition was added onto the rear of the structure. Red Mountain in the Patagonia Mountains is visible in the background.
    • Patagonia Ranger Station Adobe Garage

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1933-1935
    • All of the buildings that the CCC built for the US Forest Service were made of dirt adobe blocks. This was the rangers garage.
    • Patagonia Ranger Station Concrete Water Tower Base Interior

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1933-1935
    • This photograph of the water tower interior shows the quality of the project design and materials used through the CCC work on the compound. This image shows the steel railroad rails used as support for the cement roof of the well tower. Explosives...
    • Patagonia Ranger Station Concrete Water Tower Base

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1933-1935
    • Water was from an onsite well with this strong concrete structure holding a large, circular water tank up high for gravity feed to the compound.
    • Rock Coal Storage Structure

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1939-1941
    • Coal had originally been stored out near the road but needed to be moved to this area because of theft.
    • Concrete Table

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1939-1941
    • Concrete structure in front of the mess hall. Administration building and barn in background.
    • Cement Rock Ring

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1939-1941
    • This rock ring may have been a fire pit for group gatherings.
    • Floor of the Kitchen and Mess Hall

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1939-1941
    • Without a doubt the most important place in the whole camp.
    • Bridge Abutment at Flux Canyon Creek

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1939-1941
    • The Flux Canyon camp was located on both sides of the creek with two bridges for people and their trucks.
    • Panoramic View of Flux Canyon CCC Camp Site

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1939-1941
    • Panoramic view of Flux Canyon CCC Camp site. The original Administration Building is the only structure remaining. Several concrete slabs are also visible. State Route 82 bridge over Flux Canyon Creek is near the center.
    • Floor of Two Bay Truck Repair Garage

    • Musick, Murphy Lloyd
    • Civilian Conservation Corps - Company 3840 Camp SCS-26-A Flux Canyon Camp Site, Patagonia Arizona 1939-1941
    • The two bay repair garage was an important part of the CCC camp.
    • Arizona Administrative Register. Volume 16, 2010

    • Arizona Office of the Secretary of State
    • Delegated legislation--Arizona--Periodicals; Executive orders--Arizona--Periodicals.; Delegated legislation--Arizona--Periodicals; Executive orders--Arizona--Periodicals.
    • The Arizona Administrative Register (A.A.R.) is an official publication of the state of Arizona and contains the rulemaking activity of the state's agencies, including proposed, final, emergency, summary, and exempt rules. The Secretary of State's...
    • Arizona Administrative Register. Volume 21, 2015

    • Arizona. Office of the Secretary of State.
    • Delegated legislation--Arizona--Periodicals; Executive orders--Arizona--Periodicals.
    • The Arizona Administrative Register (A.A.R.) is an official publication of the state of Arizona and contains the rulemaking activity of the state’s agencies, including proposed, final, emergency, summary, and exempt rules. The Secretary of State’s...
    • Arizona Administrative Register. Volume 20, 2014

    • Arizona. Office of Secretary of State.
    • Delegated legislation--Arizona--Periodicals; Executive orders--Arizona--Periodicals.
    • The Arizona Administrative Register (A.A.R.) is an official publication of the state of Arizona and contains the rulemaking activity of the state’s agencies, including proposed, final, emergency, summary, and exempt rules. The Secretary of State’s...
    • Grand Canyon National Park guide: South Rim

    • United States. National Park Service. Grand Canyon National Park.
    • Outdoor recreation--Arizona--Grand Canyon National Park; Trails--Arizona--Grand Canyon National Park
    • This title contains one or more publications.

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