Gerlach had a Civil Conservation Corps camp as part of the Department of Grazing/Grazing Service. The CCC may have worked on, or been at Squaw Reservoir.
Project No. DG/G86, Company No. 5476, Camp Name: Gerlach, Dates of operation: 10/24/38 - 11/30/41, Location 18 Mi. NW
- Renee Corona Kolvet, Victoria Ford, "The Civilian Conservation Corps in Nevada: From Boys to Men," Claude Chadwell and Andrew Jackson quoted.
- Image: "My uncle in middle in Civilian Conservation Corps with 2 buddies. Gerlach, Nevada, 1936." However, the CCC was not until 1938?
- Civilian Conservation Corps, Sand Pass Well, G-86
- CCC Camps Nevada. "18 mi NW"