Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Wichita Mountain National Wildlife Refuge Buildings

The Civilian Conservation Corps and the Wichita Mountain Wildlife Refuge 1933-1941.

The largest number of CCC buildings still remaining is at Wichita Mountain National Wildlife Refuge.

Midway gas station

 Earl ingram Homestead

storage hut

The home off in the distance  was completed in 1927. The Fergusons lived here until 1942. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1981 as "an excellent example of local architecture using locally available materials."

Jed Johnson Tower with Jed Johnson Lake in the foreground.

The Civilian Conservation Corp (CCC) built 29 dams.

The Holy City
a blog all its own next week


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