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SPECIAL SUMMER CAMPS.

History & development of children's camps & special options: adventure, tours, wilderness experience, ranches, space camps, artistic, academic, computers, sports.
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SPECIAL SUMMER CAMPS
Introduction
Each summer, an estimated seven-million children attend one of more than 12,000 day and residential camps in the United States. Some of these camps are set-up to provide educational opportunities for attendees, while other are designed to provide specialized opportunities in education, sports, or other specialized activities.
This research examines the phenomenon of special summer camps. A special summer camp, as the term is used in this research, is a camp that focuses on a primary goal or has a special focus, as opposed to the more general type of summer camp that is devoted primarily to recreation.
As a part of this research, a historical background of summer camps—general

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