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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 ProjectsCapitol School - Guthrie, OK

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Capitol School currently houses the Guthrie Public Schools Board of Education offices.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 7/5/2013

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsHigh School Addition - Guthrie, OK

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This school addition, built by the WPA, is adjacent to the Guthrie Jr. High School.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 7/5/2013

last visited: 7/22/2018

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WPA ProjectsJelsma Stadium - Guthrie, OK

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Jelsma Stadium, constructed by the WPA, was selected by ESPN as No. 13 Best High School Stadium in the nation, in 2008.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 9/27/2012

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsHighland Park Swimming Pool/Bathhouse - Guthrie, OK

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The swimming pool and bathhouse at Highland Park, built by the WPA in the 1930s is still in use today.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 7/4/2013

last visited: 7/27/2018

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WPA ProjectsGuthrie Armory - Guthrie, OK

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This is one of the many WPA-constructed armories built in Oklahoma during the 1930s.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 9/27/2012

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsHighland Hall - Guthrie, OK

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Highland Hall was a WPA project. This building is still in use as a community building and can be reserved for an event.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 9/27/2012

last visited: 7/27/2018

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WPA ProjectsCity Warehouse - Guthrie, OK

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Another of the amazing projects of the WPA.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 12/1/2010

last visited: 7/22/2018

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WPA Projects(Former) Viaduct over Cottonwood Creek - Guthrie, OK

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A vital project conducted by the WPA in the 1930s, this viaduct provided a transportation route across Cottonwood Creek.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 1/14/2012

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsFogarty School - Guthrie, OK

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Built as Fogarty Junior High in 1938-39 by the WPA, the school is currently Fogarty Elementary.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 7/9/2013

last visited: 11/30/2005

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WPA Projects(Legacy) Banner School - Guthrie, OK

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Banner School, constructed in 1935, was one of the 825 schools constructed in Oklahoma by the Works Progress Administration.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 12/26/2011

last visited: never

Image for Roller Coaster Culvert - Logan County, OKview gallery

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WPA ProjectsRoller Coaster Culvert - Logan County, OK

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This culvert flows diagonally across the intersection.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 3/28/2018

last visited: 5/17/2019

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WPA ProjectsRainbow Lake Culvert - Logan Co., OK

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This culvert is located southwest of Guthrie, OK.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 3/28/2018

last visited: 8/9/2018

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WPA ProjectsStone Culvert - Logan County, OK

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This culvert is located along S. Broadway, south of Guthrie.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 3/28/2018

last visited: never

Image for S. Broadway Culvert - Guthrie, OKview gallery

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WPA ProjectsS. Broadway Culvert - Guthrie, OK

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This culvert is visible as you drive along S. Broadway in flat, farm country.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/4/2018

last visited: never

Image for Seward Road Culvert - Guthrie, OKview gallery

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WPA ProjectsSeward Road Culvert - Guthrie, OK

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This culvert is located south of Guthrie, near the intersection of N. Broadway and W. Seward Road.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/4/2018

last visited: never

Image for N. Broadway Culvert - Logan County, OKview gallery

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WPA ProjectsN. Broadway Culvert - Logan County, OK

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This culvert is located on N. Broadway, between the towns of Edmond and Guthrie.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/4/2018

last visited: 5/11/2020

Image for Simpson Road Culvert - Logan County, OKview gallery

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WPA ProjectsSimpson Road Culvert - Logan County, OK

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This is a small, rather nondescript culvert, but it is still doing its job after 80 years.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/4/2018

last visited: 5/11/2020

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WPA ProjectsCharter Oak Culvert - Logan County, OK

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This large culvert is located on Broadway between the towns of Edmond and Guthrie.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/4/2018

last visited: 5/11/2020

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WPA ProjectsMeridian School - Meridian, OK

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This ghost school stands in the ghost town of Meridian, a reminder of better days.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 10/9/2017

last visited: 3/3/2018

Image for WPA bridge - Guthrie, OKview gallery

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WPA ProjectsWPA bridge - Guthrie, OK

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This is one of the non-descript WPA-constructed bridges throughout Oklahoma that are a surprise to find.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 7/27/2013

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsLangston School - Langston, OK

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Langston is one of ten all-black towns established after the Civil War, still in existence today. It is the home of Langston University.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 10/9/2017

last visited: 3/3/2018

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WPA ProjectsBathhouse - Crescent, OK

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This bathhouse stands next to the municipal pool in Crescent.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 5/16/2018

last visited: 8/17/2018

Image for Coyle School Gymasium Addition - Coyle, OKview gallery

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WPA ProjectsCoyle School Gymasium Addition - Coyle, OK

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Coyle is a town of approximately 350 residents in Logan, County.

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location: Oklahoma

date approved: 10/9/2017

last visited: 3/3/2018

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WPA ProjectsCity Hall - Crescent, OK

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1939 WPA construction, Crescent, OK

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 8/12/2010

last visited: 12/19/2010

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WPA ProjectsBroadway/Sorghum Mill Culvert (1) - Edmond, OK

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Roadwork and drainage projects were a focal point of WPA work in Oklahoma, in conjunction with the Oklahoma highway department.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/4/2018

last visited: 2/27/2019

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