American Experience

Author Interview: Neil Maher

Clip | 7m

Neil Maher on The Depression, President Roosevelt's motivation to create the CCC, opposition to the program, specific projects around the country, the birth of the conservation movement, and the legacy of the CCC.

Aired: 09/24/09

Rating: NR

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