Category: Civilian Conservation Corp
Monday, October 2, 2017
You’re a nature-lover, right? Then maybe you have camped on the Native American ground that shares a connection to the Oklahoma City Zoo. It’s the Osage Hills State Park, near Bartlesville, Oklahoma.
How are the zoo and the park related, you ask? It’s a story that goes back 85 years, like this…
The 1930s Backstory :
During the Great Depression, the men of the Civilian Conservation Corp (CCC) lived and worked on Zoo property from 1933-1937. The government paid...
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