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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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WPA ProjectsBrazoria Bridge - Brazoria, TX

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Once called "The Bridge to Nowhere", now this bridge might be called "The Bridge You Can't Go There."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 1/12/2017

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsUS Post Office - Bolivar, TN

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Looks like a hundred others built in the 1940's

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Tennessee

date approved: 1/10/2017

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsUS Post Office - Pampa Main - Pampa, TX

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The 7th and present building was erected 1933-34 by the WPA. Limestone carvings depict the agrarian-petroleum based economy: plow, wheat, oil. Of Spanish colonial design, the interior ceiling has vigas with Indian designs in gold leaf.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 1/5/2017

last visited: 11/4/2014

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WPA ProjectsOld Somervell County Jail -- Glen Rose TX

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The WPA-built old Somervell County Jail, now part of the Glen Rose Historic District

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/3/2017

last visited: 12/18/2016

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WPA ProjectsRoswell City Hall - Roswell, NM

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Roswell City Hall is a WPA project.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: New Mexico

date approved: 12/27/2016

last visited: never

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