Veterans Conservation Corps work still apparent to Sibley State Park visitors

  • by: ANN WESSEL , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 17, 2013 - 12:12 AM

NEW LONDON, Minn. — The Veterans Conservation Corps camp that once stood on the oak-shaded rise overlooking Lake Andrew housed, fed and put to work the World War I veterans — up to 200 at a time — who built the granite-and-timber structures that transformed Sibley State Park from public property to regional destination.

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