Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks Within 100 km of N 35° 54.634 W 094° 58.168 [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
WPA Projects
Managed By: Icon Here WPA Supervisors
Description:
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.
Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 87 Page: 1 of 4 prev<<<[1234]>>>next
Image for WPA Bridge - E. Choctaw St. - Tahlequah, OKview gallery

here0 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsWPA Bridge - E. Choctaw St. - Tahlequah, OK

in WPA Projects

This WPA bridge was constructed in 1941.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/16/2016

last visited: never

Image for Bluff Ave. WPA - Tahlequah, OKview gallery

EE0 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsBluff Ave. WPA - Tahlequah, OK

in WPA Projects

This WPA construction also serves as a town Welcome Sign.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/17/2016

last visited: never

Image for Tahlequah Armory - Tahlequah, OKview gallery

NN0.3 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsTahlequah Armory - Tahlequah, OK

in WPA Projects

The Tahlequah Armory, one of 51 built in the State of Oklahoma, is still in use today by the City of Tahlequah.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/15/2016

last visited: never

Image for American Legion Hut - Tahlequah, OKview gallery

NENE0.3 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsAmerican Legion Hut - Tahlequah, OK

in WPA Projects

This American Legion Hut, still in use today, was a WPA Project in 1937.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/16/2016

last visited: never

Image for WPA Bridge - E. Shawnee St.- Tahlequah, OKview gallery

NN0.3 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsWPA Bridge - E. Shawnee St.- Tahlequah, OK

in WPA Projects

One of two WPA bridges spanning the Tahlequah Creek on the east side of downtown Tahlequah.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/16/2016

last visited: never

Image for Shady Grove School - Hulbert, OKview gallery

NWNW13 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsShady Grove School - Hulbert, OK

in WPA Projects

Shady Grove School is located about 2.5 miles northeast of Hulbert.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 5/8/2018

last visited: never

Image for Lost City School - Hulbert, OKview gallery

NWNW17.1 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsLost City School - Hulbert, OK

in WPA Projects

Lost City school is almost hidden among building additions and can only be observed through a chain link fence.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 5/8/2018

last visited: never

Image for FT GIBSON HISTORIC SITE WPAview gallery

SWSW28.6 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsFT GIBSON HISTORIC SITE WPA

in WPA Projects

Fort Gibson Historic Site,Ft. Gibson Oklahoma

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GEO*Trailblazer 1

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 5/21/2007

last visited: 7/8/2007

Image for Community Building - Wagoner, OKview gallery

WW36.5 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsCommunity Building - Wagoner, OK

in WPA Projects

This is a lovely piece of WPA construction.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/25/2018

last visited: never

Image for State Armory - Wagoner, OKview gallery

WW36.5 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsState Armory - Wagoner, OK

in WPA Projects

This is a beautiful example of the many stone armories built in Oklahoma by the WPA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/25/2018

last visited: 6/18/2021

Image for Central Elementary School - Wagoner, OKview gallery

WW36.9 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsCentral Elementary School - Wagoner, OK

in WPA Projects

This Art Deco brick school currently houses the Wagoner Public Schools Administrative offices and Board of Education.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/25/2018

last visited: never

Image for Wagoner County Courthouse - Wagoner, OKview gallery

WW36.9 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsWagoner County Courthouse - Wagoner, OK

in WPA Projects

The WPA constructed this courthouse in 1940.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/27/2018

last visited: 6/18/2021

Image for City Hall - Wagoner, OKview gallery

WW37 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsCity Hall - Wagoner, OK

in WPA Projects

Constructed by the WPA in 1936-7, this City Hall building still houses Wagoner's city offices.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/30/2018

last visited: never

Image for Elmwood Cemetery Wall - Wagoner, OKview gallery

WW37 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsElmwood Cemetery Wall - Wagoner, OK

in WPA Projects

This WPA-constructed wall runs along the south edge of Elmwood Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/23/2018

last visited: never

Image for Lincoln School - Wagoner, OKview gallery

WW37.3 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsLincoln School - Wagoner, OK

in WPA Projects

This four-room school building was constructed as a WPA project in 1939-1940.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 5/8/2018

last visited: never

Image for Elementary School - Mazie, OKview gallery

NWNW41.7 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsElementary School - Mazie, OK

in WPA Projects

The Mazie Elementary School has been beautifully maintained and is still in use today.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/23/2018

last visited: never

Image for Former City Hall/Fire Department - Chouteau, OKview gallery

NWNW45.7 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsFormer City Hall/Fire Department - Chouteau, OK

in WPA Projects

You have to peek around the side of this building to see the WPA workmanship.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/23/2018

last visited: never

Image for Residential Culvert - Webbers Falls, OKview gallery

SS46.5 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsResidential Culvert - Webbers Falls, OK

in WPA Projects

This culvert is located at the intersection of Smith and Raymond Streets in Webbers Falls.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 9/15/2020

last visited: never

Image for Siloam Springs High School - Siloam Springs, ARview gallery

NENE48.4 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsSiloam Springs High School - Siloam Springs, AR

in WPA Projects

Stone, bricks, cornerstone and a memorial.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Arkansas

date approved: 4/17/2019

last visited: never

Image for Popes Chapel School - Warner, OKview gallery

SWSW52.8 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsPopes Chapel School - Warner, OK

in WPA Projects

This WPA-constructed school has been renovated and is now a residence.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 9/15/2020

last visited: never

Image for Highland Cemetery Chapel - Inola, OKview gallery

NWNW53.8 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsHighland Cemetery Chapel - Inola, OK

in WPA Projects

This stone chapel is located in Highland Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/27/2016

last visited: never

Image for Inola School - Inola, OKview gallery

NWNW55.7 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsInola School - Inola, OK

in WPA Projects

This is a beautiful example of Oklahoma WPA construction, still in great shape.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/27/2016

last visited: never

Image for Connor's State College Administration Building - Warner, OKview gallery

SWSW56.3 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsConnor's State College Administration Building - Warner, OK

in WPA Projects

This is a beautiful example of the quality work done by the WPA in the 1930's.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 9/17/2020

last visited: never

Image for Gregory School - Inola, OKview gallery

NWNW61.5 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsGregory School - Inola, OK

in WPA Projects

Gregory School is located in an area known as Gregory, northwest of the town of Inola.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/27/2016

last visited: never

Image for Grand River Dam Project (Pensacola Dam)  -- Langley OKview gallery

NN62.3 km

Log it!

WPA ProjectsGrand River Dam Project (Pensacola Dam) -- Langley OK

in WPA Projects

Pensacola Dam is the longest multiple-arch dam in the world. It is a mile long, with 21 spillways on the main span plus another 21 spillways on 2 sister dams nearby. It was built by the WPA in 1938-1940 creating hundreds of jobs in NE OK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 9/9/2012

last visited: 9/1/2012

Total Records: 87 Page: 1 of 4 prev<<<[1234]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)