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On May 6, 1935, Franklin Delano Roosevelt created the Works Progress Administration (WPA) to employ the millions of Americans left unemployed by economic depression. This category is to waymark the projects created by the people employed by the WPA agency.
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NENE64.2 km

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WPA ProjectsPennsylvania Solders' and Sailors' Home - Erie, PA

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The Pennsylvania Solders' and Sailors' Home in Erie, PA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jonathanatpsu

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/8/2019

last visited: never

Image for Look About Lodge - Bentlyville, Ohioview gallery

WW84.8 km

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WPA ProjectsLook About Lodge - Bentlyville, Ohio

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This Log structure was inspired by Old Faithfull Lodge, in Yellowstone National Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team RAGAR

location: Ohio

date approved: 8/11/2008

last visited: 8/22/2008

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WW95.6 km

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WPA ProjectsWPA - Forest Hills Park Lawn Bowling Club - East Cleveland, Ohio

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The Forest Hills Lawn Bowling Club's pavilion and two bowling greens were developed from land that had been a part of the John D. Rockefeller Estate.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member miatabug

location: Ohio

date approved: 5/9/2010

last visited: never

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WW103.8 km

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WPA ProjectsHarriet Keeler Shelterhouse - Brecksville, Ohio

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Harriet Keeler Shelterhouse in Brecksville Reservation (one of the Cleveland Metroparks), Brecksville, Ohio.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member buffalohiker

location: Ohio

date approved: 11/14/2011

last visited: 6/6/2014

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WW103.8 km

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WPA ProjectsBrecksville Trailside Museum - Brecksville, Ohio

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Brecksville Nature Center formerly known as the Brecksville Trailside Museum in Brecksville Reservation (one of the Cleveland Metroparks), Brecksville, Ohio.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member buffalohiker

location: Ohio

date approved: 11/14/2011

last visited: 11/11/2011

Image for Highbridge Park WPA steps - Akron, Ohioview gallery

SWSW105.9 km

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WPA ProjectsHighbridge Park WPA steps - Akron, Ohio

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Stone steps on Chuckery Trail in Cascade Valley Metro Park; built by WPA for Highbridge Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member buffalohiker

location: Ohio

date approved: 10/6/2011

last visited: 10/3/2011

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SWSW108.8 km

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WPA ProjectsGlendale Steps - Akron Ohio

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The Glendale Steps are just a short walk from downtown Akron.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US

location: Ohio

date approved: 10/7/2007

last visited: 3/8/2015

Image for Chestnut Ridge Park amphitheatre - Akron, Ohioview gallery

SWSW113.6 km

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WPA ProjectsChestnut Ridge Park amphitheatre - Akron, Ohio

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Chestnut Ridge Park stone amphitheatre built in 1935-1936 in Akron, Ohio.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member buffalohiker

location: Ohio

date approved: 9/4/2010

last visited: 8/29/2010

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SS138.9 km

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WPA ProjectsStone Stairs-Pittsburgh, PA

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Set of stone step in Schenley Park, Pittsburgh, PA

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Princess Lisa

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/10/2007

last visited: 3/31/2018

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SS139.5 km

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WPA ProjectsHollow Run Trail Bridge A - Pittsburgh, PA

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One of several WPA Bridges along Hollow Run Trail

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member stinger503

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/17/2017

last visited: never

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SS145.2 km

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WPA ProjectsParkway Steps

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A set of public steps built by the WPA in 1936. These steps span a steep hill between Parkway Avenue and North Avenue, Chalfant, PA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SCPO Rich

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/24/2010

last visited: 5/15/2012

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