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Civilian Public Service No. 33

2003-0186



Description: Civilian Public Service camp no. 33, Fort Collins, Colorado
Date: ca. 1943
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 8 x 5.5 cm
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2003-0187



Description: Civilian Public Service camp no. 33, Fort Collins, Colorado; Buckingham side camp
Date: ca. 1943
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 13.5 x 9 cm
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2018-0062



Description: "Home-built post hole digger being used whenever possible in order to make best use of manual labor. A digger like this will dig two miles of holes in good digging ground."; used in Albert N. Keim, The CPS Story: An Illustrated History of Civilian Public Service (1990), p. 56
Date: ca. 1945
Location: Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 7 x 10.5 cm
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2018-0064



Description: "Dean Stucky weeding the camp garden (camp visitor looking on)"
Date: ca. 1944
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 13 x 7.5 cm
Source: Harry van Dyck, 1989
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2018-0065



Description: Buckingham side camp
Date: ca. 1944
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 13 x 9.5 cm
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2018-0066



Description: Buckingham side camp
Date: ca. 1944
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 13 x 9.5 cm
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2018-0067



Description: "inside of barracks," calendar on wall looks like it might be May 1942
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 8 x 5 cm
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2018-0068



Description: dining hall
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 8 x 5. cm
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2018-0069



Description: library
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
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2018-0070



Description: camp view from southwest
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
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2018-0071



Description: camp view
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 8 x 5.5 cm
Source: Lola Fern (Voth) Schmidt, 2003
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2018-0072



Description: Buckingham side camp, "Drilling water wells to supply water for newly fenced and seeded pastures."
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 5.5 x 10 cm
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2018-0073



Description: "Building a small dam for farmer"
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 8 x 5.5 cm
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2018-0074



Description: "Dam project"
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 10.5 x 6 cm
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2018-0075



Description: Buckingham side camp, "Creosoting vat built by the C.P.S. men and then used to creosote the approximately 10,000 posts."
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 7 x 10.5 cm
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2018-0076



Description: Buckingham side camp, "Obliterating old fence in preparation for new line fence."
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 10.5 x 7 cm
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2018-0077



Description: Buckingham side camp, "Before building the new fences, the old fences of the abandoned farm homes must be obliterated. Miles of fence has been taken down and old posts pulled."
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 10.5 x 7 cm
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2018-0078



Description: "College experimental group."
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 7.5 x 5.5 cm
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2018-0079



Description: "Rest during noon hour. College experimental crew."
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 8 x 5.5 cm
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2018-0080



Description: "farm labor"; the photo has the name Nick Wiens written on the back but we don't know if he is on the photo or was just a recipient of the photo
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 5.5 x 8 cm
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2018-0081



Description: "Beet topping"; used in Mennonite Life, Dec. 1990, p. 6
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 8 x 5.5 cm
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2018-0082



Description: church service, probably Easter, WHO IS THE SPEAKER?
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 10.5 x 6 cm
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2018-0083



Description: group of men in barracks, ANY IDENTIFICATIONS?
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 10.5 x 6 cm
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2018-0084



Description: men playing table tennis
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 10.5 x 6 cm
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2018-0085



Description: church service, maybe Easter, WHO ARE THE SPEAKERS?
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 10.5 x 6 cm
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2018-0086



Description: rug weaving
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 8 x 5.5 cm
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2018-0087



Description: "Extensive seeding of former 'Dust Bowl' areas of N. E. Colorado with crested wheat grass"
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 10.5 x 5.5 cm
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2018-0088



Description: "Harvesting crested wheat grass seed in order to do additional plantings."
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 10.5 x 7 cm
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2018-0089



Description: "Completed reservoir and stock tanks. Reservoir will hold 20,000 gals. of water which will supply the smaller stock tank during calm weather when windmill will not run."
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 7.5 x 5 cm
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2018-0090



Description: "Completed stock tank and reservoir in one of the pastures ready for use."
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 10.5 x 7 cm
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2018-0091



Description: Buckingham side camp, "Barracks for Buckingham - from Great Divide - Oct '42"
Date: October 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 8 x 5.5 cm
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2018-0092



Description: snow scene at camp
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 10.5 x 6 cm
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2018-0093



Description: snow scene - stream in forest, "First snow - Cameron Pass - Sept 18-42"
Date: September 18, 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 10.5 x 6 cm
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2018-0094



Description: camp director John F. Schmidt with child (maybe son Howard Schmidt)
Date: ca. 1943
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 5.5 x 5.5 cm
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2018-0095



Description: men shoveling dirt into a Greeley Water Department truck
Date: October 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 10 x 6 cm
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2018-0096



Description: drainage or irrigation channel
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 11.5 x 9.5 cm
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2018-0097



Description: men gathered by buildings and a truck
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 8 x 5.5 cm
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2018-0098



Description: survey crew; on the back is handwritten "Koehn & Ruben Kliewer", are those the 2 men facing the camera?
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 8 x 5.5 cm
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2018-0099



Description: men carrying log, "Men working on River Project"
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 8 x 5.5 cm
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2018-0100



Description: washing dishes
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 10.5 x 6 cm
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2018-0101



Description: preparing a meal
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 10.5 x 6 cm
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2018-0102



Description: kitchen workers
Date: ca. 1942
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
MLA filing: Civilian Public Service No. 33
Original size: 6 x 11 cm
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