Extremely Rare 1930's Large Jacket Patch of CCC Co. 1171 Savoy Mtn. North Adams, Mass.
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Extremely Rare 1930's Large Jacket Patch of CCC Co. 1171 Savoy Mtn. North Adams, Mass.

Code: hfccc10001smp

$235.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Extremely rare large jacket patch of Civilian Conservation Corps Company # 1171 Savoy Mountain North Adams, Massachusetts. Each camp was established in areas where conservation work was to be performed. Savoy Mountain State Forest was created from abandoned farmland purchased by the state. During the 1930's CCC Co. 1171 reforested the land (now considered an old growth forest), built concrete dams and replaced older ones, and built a picnic area. The jacket patch is made of silkscreened flocked yellow cloth and reads: "SAVOY MT. 1171 C.C.C" and the base of the patch features a skull and crossbones.

VINTAGE: Circa 1930's

SIZE: Approximately 5 ½" x 4 ¼"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Silkscreened flocked yellow cloth

ATTACHMENT: To be sewn on.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a Homefront CCC collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MGEV15 LBCEX5/15

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): Patch shows minor to moderate wear and some areas of storage wear/soiling.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.