Collection Title:  Rachel Hooper Collection

Collection Number:  M245  /  2007.4

Inclusive Dates:  1933 – 1989

Bulk Dates:  1933 – 1942

Volume:  .25 Cubic Feet

Processor:  W. Ray


Scope and Content:

The Rachel Hooper Collection contains a pictorial history of the Civilian Conservation Corps 1933 – 1942 and an official 1935 annual of the Civilian Conservation Corps, as well as a news article about the work of the CCC dated 1989.



Box 1

Box  /  Folder

1  /  1   News article from the Vicksburg Sunday Post dated August 27, 1989 entitled “The

Work of the Civilian Conservation Corps is Everlasting”

News Article undated from Commentary William Thomas relative to CCC.

Letter dated 1985 from MS Dept. of Natural Resources to Mr. E.B. Ouzts, uncle of Mrs.

Hooper, who was in the Vicksburg CCC.



“Official 1935 Annual of District E Fourth Corps Area Civilian Conservation Corps”

“The Tree Army” pictorial history of the CCC 1933-1942 by Stan Cohen.