Caption - "Book III Page 30 Photo a 1934 E.H. Mason" "General view of the Strato Bowl where preparaitons are being made to launch a balloon that will ascend into the Stratosphere. Flight sponsored by the National Geographic Society in cooperation...
Black Hills National Forest (S.D. and Wyo.); Pines
Caption: "Typical stand of Ponderosa Pine reproduction, approcimately 12 feet tall, which has resulted from a burn of from a logging operation. this is the type of timber stand being thinned by CCC enrollees."
Cabins; Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.). Black Hills Region (S.D. and Wyo.);
Caption: "First tier of logs being set for a cabin to be used for the Forest Service personnel assigned to the Rickerville CCC Camp. Note a partially copleted log cabin in the background. This cabin to be used for the Army officers assigned to the...
Caption: "One of the participants in the ski jumping contest being held at the SYLVAN LAKE SKI COURSE. Note the wooden decking used as a base for the ski slide. Snow had to be hauled in to provide a landing for the ski jumpers. The man with the...
Fire lookout stations; Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.). Black Hills Region (S.D. and Wyo.);
Caption: "Log lookout tower under construction near Moon, S. Dak. at the head of Boles Canyon. Work is being done by enrollees of the Summit CCC Camp F-22. Note the corner timbers are attached to pitch stubs which are set in the ground."
Caption: "Sullivan compressor used to provide air to the jack-hammers drilling limestone at the Thompson Canyon quarry. The rock removed used to gravel the Boles Canyon road. Work being done by CCC enrollees assigned to the Summit CCC Camp F22."
Old Cicero Peak lookout tower being driven down the main street of Custer; tower was built 1939-40, taken out of service 1975; was declared surplus and sold to a Custer man, who inturn sold it to Marine Life in Rapid city to use as a tourist tower.