Camp Ripley: 1930-1960 (Images of America) by Sandra Alcott Erickson PDF

By Sandra Alcott Erickson

ISBN-10: 0738550787

ISBN-13: 9780738550787

ISBN-10: 1531631703

ISBN-13: 9781531631703

Camp Ripley is the successor to Minnesota's first officially validated nationwide defend education facility, Camp Lakeview, which used to be positioned at the shorelines of Lake Pepin and south of town of Lake urban. the recent publish took its identify from castle Ripley, a U.S. military frontier citadel that opened in 1849. The fort's unique website with its ultimate ruins are encompassed in the present barriers of the
Camp Ripley army Reservation. because the camp was once increasing its amenities through the nice melancholy, quite a few participants hired through federal New Deal courses participated within the development of Camp Ripley. In phrases and pictures, Camp Ripley: 1930-1960 records the background of the camp throughout the first 3 a long time of its life. the photographs during this e-book were chosen from the records of the Minnesota army Museum in addition to the Minnesota division of army Affairs and personal collections.

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