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WPA Projects
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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 Whitewater State Park CCC/WPA – Elba, MNview gallery

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WPA ProjectsWhitewater State Park CCC/WPA – Elba, MN

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The Works Progress Administration was responsible for the completing many of the buildings still used today in Whitewater State Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 7/8/2016

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsPark Shelter No 1 - West Salem, WI

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Built as a cooperative project between La Crosse County and the WPA, this park shelter is located at Veterans Memorial Campgrounds in West Salem, Wisconsin.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member mrjcanger

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 11/16/2016

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsFort McCoy Highway 21 Gate - Angelo, WI

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Located on Ginger Road right before South Post Fort McCoy, This gate was built by the WPA in support of military improvements during 1940-41.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member mrjcanger

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/4/2016

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsFort McCoy Highway 16 Gate - Fort McCoy, WI

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This amazing structure spans about 250 feet from end to end and served as Camp McCoy's main gate until at least the new cantonment area was built in 1942.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member mrjcanger

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/5/2016

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsViroqua Bathhouse - Viroqua, WI

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Built with a swimming pool in 1936, this amazing building stands today marked with the WPA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member mrjcanger

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 11/9/2016

last visited: never

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