Hornet Ranger Station, Woodshed-Cellar, Forest Service Road No. 50002, Council, Adams County, ID
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Forest Service Road No. 50002, Council vicinity, ID
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS ID-110-D
Building/structure dates: 1934 initial construction
Significance: The Hornet Ranger Station forms important historical associations with two federal agencies: the U.S. Forest Service and the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). Both of these agencies were instrumental in the regional development of the West during the first half of the twentieth century. / The Woodshed/Cellar is a one story building, 16 feet (N-S) by 14 feet (E-W). It measures 16.5 feet in height from the ground to the peak of the roof. The building is placed over a waterproof basement with seven foot high walls.
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
1. Photocopy of photograph of Woodshed/Cellar (right) and Ranger Dwelling under construction. Original on file with the Payette National Forest, Supervisor's Office, McCall, Idaho. WOODSHED/CELLAR IN 1934, FACING NORTHWEST.
2. VIEW OF WOODSHED CELLAR FRONT, FACING SOUTHEAST. GARAGE IS IN BACKGROUND.
3. VIEW OF THE SOUTH CORNER OF WOODSHED/CELLAR, FACING NORTH.
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