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Performance Inspired By History
Tue August 27, 2013
Transforming Northern Wisconsin: Bill Jamerson on the CCC "Dollar-a-Day Boys"
A conversation with writer and storyteller Bill Jamerson, who will be performing in the Northwoods this weekend with a show about the Civillian Conservation Corps.
WXPR Contributor Bill Wilkinson gave him a call to find out more about the colorful history of the CCC in northern Wisconsin.
Hear more of our conversation with Bill Jamerson:
Jamerson will perform his show “Dollar a Day Boys” at the Phelps Historical Museum Open House: Sunday September 1st in downtown Phelps.
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