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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 ProjectsSan Antonio City Hall - San Antonio, FL

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The San Antonio City Hall in San Antonio, Florida, was a WPA project in 1932-1933.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 4/2/2011

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsMunicipal Building - Newberry, FL

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The Municipal Building is part of the City Hall complex in Newberry, Florida. It was a WPA project and is a contributing building in the Newberry Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 7/8/2011

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsDaytona Beach Bandshell - Daytona Beach, FL

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The Daytona Beach Bandshell, a WPA project in Daytona Beach, Florida, USA, was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1999.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 7/31/2009

last visited: 2/26/2013

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WPA ProjectsOld County Courthouse - Lake Butler, FL

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This old County Courthouse used to be located on Main Street in the city of Lake Butler, Florida, where the current county courthouse is located. Its relocation/restoration was a WPA Project. It is now used as the Lake Butler Woman's Club.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 3/2/2008

last visited: 3/1/2008

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WPA ProjectsThe Florida Keys Memorial

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Also known as the Hurricane Monument

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sfwife

location: Florida

date approved: 6/9/2008

last visited: 3/5/2013

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WPA ProjectsMunicipal Auditorium--Recreation Club

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This building is near downtown Sarasota.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sfwife

location: Florida

date approved: 4/9/2008

last visited: 4/1/2012

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WPA ProjectsLee Memorial Hospital - Fort Myers, FL

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Originally named Robert E. Lee Memorial Hospital by the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Lee Memorial was Fort Myers' first Hospital

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member crackergals

location: Florida

date approved: 3/20/2009

last visited: 1/16/2012

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WPA ProjectsClark-Bessant House - St. Marys, Georgia

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A 1936 W.P.A. historical marker/plaque is located on the Clark-Bessant House in St. Marys, Georgia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Georgia

date approved: 2/21/2008

last visited: 10/12/2008

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WPA ProjectsSt. Augustine Civic Center - St. Augustine, FL

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The St. Augustine Civic Center is also known as the Visitor's Information Center and was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 2005.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 3/6/2010

last visited: 3/16/2014

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WPA ProjectsMail Delivery (East - Eastern Mailman - One of Four) - Philadelphia, PA

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Four very nice relief sculptures on either side of this Post Office/Federal Building in Old City Philadelphia. The reliefs were created as part of the Works Progress Administration in the early forties.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: 6/9/2012

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WPA ProjectsLeon High School - Tallahassee, FL

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Leon High School, also known as Leon County High School, was built by the Works Progress Administration in 1936 in Tallahassee, Florida, and was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1993.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 6/23/2011

last visited: 3/4/2012

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WPA ProjectsHistoric Coast Guard Station - St Simons Island, GA

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This station was built under the WPA project in 1936. It is now home to a maritime museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 7/31/2009

last visited: 3/19/2013

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