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Lewis Hine Photographs Of TVA Work By CCC

Sociologist and photographer Lewis Hine accepted an assignment to document the TVA construction of Norris Dam in 1933. These images from November 17, 1933 show CCC workers at camps designated TVA #22 and TVA #23 along the Clinch River in Tennessee. Routine CCC activities captured in these photographs include receiving instructions, obtaining supplies, eating lunch, and erecting tents for living quarters.

Subject

Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)

Creator

Records of the Tennessee Valley Authority, Record Group 142

Source

Lewis Hine Photographs, 1933

Date

1933

Rights

National Archives at Atlanta

Format

Still Image, 5 photos

Identifier

National Archives Identifier 532624

Coverage

Tennessee

Original Format

Photographic Print 8" x 10"
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