Belt Buckle, 1933-1942

This military-style buckle is an example of the everyday item that was modified to identify its wearer as a member of the CCC. The quality of the workmanship on this buckle suggests that it likely adorned the dress of an officer. It was common for U.S. Army officers assigned to the CCC to modify their military insignia in various ways to reflect their new assignment.

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