Collecting for continuity and for change: The web archiving experience in Westborough

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Once an agricultural and then an industrial community, Westborough has been transformed in the last fifty years by rapid residential, commercial, and corporate growth. The town has several active civic organizations and clubs, and residents participate in a Town Meeting form of government wherein all of the voting members of town gather twice per year to decide how the town will be governed. Case Studies Community Webs

Spotlight: Photographs Documenting the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)

Unwritten Record

According to John Salmond, author of The Civilian Conservation Corps, 1933-1942: A New Deal Case Study , “during its life span of nine years more than 2.5 They also help inform the public about government photographic resources that are available. Executive Order 6101 , which established the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)*, was signed on April 5, 1933 by President Franklin D. Roosevelt.