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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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Image for 1935 Mark Twain Memorial Bridge - Hannibal MO Imageview gallery

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Part of the old Mark Twain Memorial Bridge remains, A plaque in some concrete railing left in place in a park like setting. The old bridge served from 1936 to 2000. It was Project N0. 3624.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Missouri

date approved: 12/29/2015

last visited: 7/8/2017

Image for Admiral Coontz Armory - Hannibal MOview gallery

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Admiral Coontz Armory - Hannibal MO

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Missouri

date approved: 12/17/2018

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsClemens Field - Hannibal MO

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Clemens Field and former POW camp in Hannibal MO.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Missouri

date approved: 12/17/2018

last visited: never

Image for Washington School - Monroe City, Missouriview gallery

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WPA ProjectsWashington School - Monroe City, Missouri

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Historic former African-American school constructed as a PWA/WPA project in Monroe City, Missouri

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 6/12/2013

last visited: never

Image for Knox County Courthouse - Edina, Missouriview gallery

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WPA ProjectsKnox County Courthouse - Edina, Missouri

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County courthouse was constructed as a Public Works Administration in Edina, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 6/4/2013

last visited: 7/10/2006

Image for Fulton State Hospital - Fulton, MOview gallery

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WPA ProjectsFulton State Hospital - Fulton, MO

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The new Huge complex, is not part of the WPA project...the old facility, still used, is from the 1930s

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/11/2020

last visited: never

Image for Callaway County Courthouse - Fulton, MOview gallery

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WPA ProjectsCallaway County Courthouse - Fulton, MO

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Fourth Courthouse...and still in use.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 9/4/2018

last visited: never

Image for Columbia National Guard Armory - Columbia, Missouriview gallery

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WPA ProjectsColumbia National Guard Armory - Columbia, Missouri

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Former national guard armory constructed by WPA in Columbia, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/12/2008

last visited: 10/12/2015

Image for Fayette City Park Swimming Pool - Fayette, Missouriview gallery

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WPA ProjectsFayette City Park Swimming Pool - Fayette, Missouri

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Swimming pool constructed a Great Depression era project in Fayette, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/22/2010

last visited: never

Image for Fort Belle Fontaine Park - St. Louis MOview gallery

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WPA ProjectsFort Belle Fontaine Park - St. Louis MO

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Fort Belle Fontaine Park - St. Louis MO

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Missouri

date approved: 11/14/2009

last visited: 5/26/2014

Image for Sumner School - Boonville, MOview gallery

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WPA ProjectsSumner School - Boonville, MO

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Former Black school, also used a warehouse for food storage. This was a WPA project in 1939.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 11/21/2021

last visited: never

Image for United States Post Office and Courthouse - Jefferson City, Missouriview gallery

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WPA ProjectsUnited States Post Office and Courthouse - Jefferson City, Missouri

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Federal courthouse in Jefferson City, Missouri

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/11/2020

last visited: never

Image for City Hall - Kirkwood, MOview gallery

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WPA ProjectsCity Hall - Kirkwood, MO

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A while back I started this district, now trying to finish. Georgian Revival building with Greek Revival portico

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 8/12/2021

last visited: never

Image for Jewel Box - St. Louis, Missouriview gallery

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WPA ProjectsJewel Box - St. Louis, Missouri

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Historic WPA funded Art Deco styled greenhouse located in St. Louis' Forest Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 1/22/2008

last visited: 5/27/2014

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