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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 Infirmary Building, Missouri State Hospital Number 3 – Nevada, Missouriview gallery

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WPA ProjectsInfirmary Building, Missouri State Hospital Number 3 – Nevada, Missouri

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Historic former infirmary building for state hospital constructed is a PWA project in Nevada Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/30/2015

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsCedar County Courthouse – Stockton, Missouri

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Cedar County Courthouse in Stockton Missouri was built as a PWA project

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/30/2015

last visited: never

Image for Carney Smith Stadium Bleachers - Pittsburg, Ksview gallery

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WPA ProjectsCarney Smith Stadium Bleachers - Pittsburg, Ks

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Brandenburg Field is located on Joplin Street between Cleveland Avenue and Lindburg Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Kansas

date approved: 10/25/2009

last visited: never

Image for Dade County Courthouse – Greenfield, Missouriview gallery

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WPA ProjectsDade County Courthouse – Greenfield, Missouri

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The Dade County Courthouse Greenfield Missouri was built as a WPA project.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/30/2015

last visited: never

Image for Cave Spring School Privies – Sarcoxie, Missouriview gallery

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WPA ProjectsCave Spring School Privies – Sarcoxie, Missouri

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Pair of outhouses built as a WPA project for the Cave Spring School near Sarcoxie, Missouri

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/10/2015

last visited: never

Image for Tri State Boundary, NYA Project circa 1938view gallery

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WPA ProjectsTri State Boundary, NYA Project circa 1938

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This monument was produced by the NYA in 1938.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Kansas

date approved: 6/7/2010

last visited: 3/25/2014

Image for Mural -- Back Home: April 1865, Pleasant Hill Post Officeview gallery

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WPA ProjectsMural -- Back Home: April 1865, Pleasant Hill Post Office

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The great artist Tom Lea of El Paso,Texas captured a scene of the return of four people to their land in 1865 after the Civil War was over. A classic painting in this "Burnt District" in Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Carpe Diem59

location: Missouri

date approved: 6/21/2011

last visited: never

Image for Newton County Courthouse – Neosho, Missouriview gallery

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WPA ProjectsNewton County Courthouse – Neosho, Missouri

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County Courthouse built as a WPA project during the Great Depression in Neosho, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/10/2015

last visited: never

Image for Neosho National Fish Hatchery Trout Signs – Neosho, Missouriview gallery

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WPA ProjectsNeosho National Fish Hatchery Trout Signs – Neosho, Missouri

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One of many projects done by the WPA at the Neosho National Fish Hatchery.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/3/2015

last visited: never

Image for Silver Springs Park - Springfield, Missouriview gallery

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WPA ProjectsSilver Springs Park - Springfield, Missouri

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Although much of the park's historic WPA architecture has been destroyed, the organization's work can still be seen in the park gates and along Jordan Creek. (The listed coordinates are for the park gates.)

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member blakelylaw580

location: Missouri

date approved: 9/25/2013

last visited: 7/5/2012

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WPA ProjectsFassnight Park - Springfield, MO

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This 28-acre historic park features one of Springfield's best swimming pools. The pool building, other structures and stone work along the creek, featuring Ozark Limestone, were built by the WPA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Missouri

date approved: 12/16/2013

last visited: never

Image for Vine Hill School and Church - Wheelerville, MOview gallery

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WPA ProjectsVine Hill School and Church - Wheelerville, MO

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A WPA-built multipurpose building in rural Barry County, Missouri

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods

location: Missouri

date approved: 11/28/2014

last visited: 11/26/2014

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WPA ProjectsCommunity Building - Ozark, Missouri

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Historic WPA funded community building in the Ozark Courthouse Square Historic District in Ozark, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 12/3/2011

last visited: 4/14/2013

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