Category Archives: Civilian Conservation Camp

Those Places Thursday – Bernie Doran’s Travels

This Army photograph of Bernard Doran, Jr. (1917-1973), is from when he served in the United States Army during World War II. He was a quiet and kind man and never really talked about his travels. Looking at this photo, … Continue reading

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Genealogy Sisters – 2012 Year in Review

2012 was a good year for us. We have much to be thankful for. About a year ago my sister and I started writing this blog together. In reviewing the past year I noticed that Maryann has published nearly one … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week – CCC Camp Record of John J. Doran

In this photograph the one lone young man in the cleared woods was most likely John Joseph Doran, and it was taken in Montana. He looks almost lost in the landscape. My family only has a few photos of John … Continue reading

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