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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 ProjectsSaginaw School - Saginaw, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker at the Saginaw Elementary School, 100 Bluebonnet St, Saginaw, TX, indicates that it was built by the WPA during the 1930s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/20/2013

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsWashington Heights Elementary School - Fort Worth, Texas

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The Works Progress Administration built a gymnasium at 3215 North Houston in Fort Worth Texas for the original Washington Heights Elementary School.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 7/30/2010

last visited: 12/8/2010

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WPA ProjectsSam Rosen Elementary School - Fort Worth Texas

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WPA added landscaping to the original school at 2613 Roosevelt, Fort Worth Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 7/30/2010

last visited: 12/8/2010

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WPA ProjectsNorth Side High School - Fort Worth Texas

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North Side High School was a joint project between the PWA, WPA and the Fort Worth Independent School District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 7/17/2010

last visited: 1/24/2015

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WPA ProjectsDenver Avenue Elementary - Fort Worth Texas

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The Works Progress Administration built two additions to the original school. School is located at 1412 Denver Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76164. The landscaping was also completed by the WPA and there is a WPA marker on the northeast side of the building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 7/30/2010

last visited: 12/8/2010

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WPA ProjectsOakhurst Elementary School - Fort Worth, Texas

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Oakhurst Elementary School is located at 2700 Yucca Fort Worth, Texas. It was built in 1927 and enlarged in 1935 as a PWA project.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 7/28/2010

last visited: 7/29/2010

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WPA ProjectsCarter Riverside High School - Fort Worth Texas

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This PWA pproject is located at 3301 Yucca Avenue in Fort Worth, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 7/28/2010

last visited: 7/29/2010

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WPA ProjectsWill Rogers Coliseum - Fort Worth Texas

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The Will Rogers Memorial Center was built by funds from the Public Works Administration. PWA project 1342

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 8/27/2010

last visited: 12/8/2010

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WPA ProjectsFarrington Field - Fort Worth Texas

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Farrington Field was a Works Progress Administration Project.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 6/9/2011

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsSouth High Mount Elementary - Fort Worth Texas

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This public school is located at 4101 Birchman Ave in Fort Worth, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 7/27/2010

last visited: 7/28/2010

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WPA ProjectsI.M. Terrell High School - Fort Worth Texas

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Terrell High was built as a Works Progress Administration Project and is located at 1911 I.M.Terrell Fort Worth, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 7/27/2010

last visited: 7/28/2010

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WPA ProjectsFort Worth Zoo - Fort Worth Texas

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The Works Progress Administration helped improve the Fort Worth City Zoo.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 7/27/2010

last visited: 7/28/2010

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WPA ProjectsArlington Heights - Fort Worth Texas

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This WPA project is located at 4501 W Freeway in Fort Worth, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 7/27/2010

last visited: 7/28/2010

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WPA ProjectsTarrant County WPA Bridge - Keller Texas

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A small bridge built in 1939 by the Works Progress Administration.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 9/28/2009

last visited: 10/1/2009

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WPA ProjectsLily B Clayton Elementary School - Fort Worth Texas

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Lily B Clayton is a public school located at 2000 Park Place in Fort Worth, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 7/27/2010

last visited: 7/28/2010

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WPA ProjectsWPA Bridge - Keller Texas

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A bridge in Keller with the WPA benchmark attached.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 4/2/2009

last visited: 4/2/2009

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WPA ProjectsBourland Cemetery Gate - Keller Texas

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The entrance to Bourland Cemetery was built by the WPA in 1935.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 9/30/2009

last visited: 1/19/2015

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WPA ProjectsTarrant County WPA Bridge - Keller Texas

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A small Bridge that was built in 1939 by the WPA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 9/28/2009

last visited: 10/1/2009

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WPA ProjectsPolyTechnic High - Fort Worth Texas

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This public school is located at 1300 Conner in Fort Worth Texas.It was built by the Public Works Adminstration.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 7/27/2010

last visited: 10/3/2012

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WPA ProjectsE.M. Daggett Elementary School - Fort Worth Texas

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E.M. Daggett Elementary School is located at 958 Page St Fort Worth, Texas. The WPA was onsite and did the landscaping.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 7/30/2010

last visited: 12/8/2010

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WPA ProjectsWPA Bridge - Roanoke Texas

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A small concrete culvert that was built by the Works Progress Administration.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 9/28/2009

last visited: 10/1/2009

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WPA ProjectsMeadowbrook Elementary School - Fort Worth, Texas

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Meadowbrook Elementary School is located at 4330 MeadowBrook Fort Worth Texas. Meadowbrook was improved with assistance from the Works Progress Adminstration.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 7/28/2010

last visited: 9/20/2012

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WPA ProjectsGeorge C Clark Elementary - Fort Worth Texas

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George C Clark Elementart School received an auditorium as part of the Public Works Adminstration projects in 1935.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 7/28/2010

last visited: 7/29/2010

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WPA ProjectsTarrant County Bridge - Fort Worth, Texas

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Not a lot is known about this bridge other than what is on the attached plaque. First discovered by Geojeepsters when he recognized the format of the construction.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 7/30/2009

last visited: 4/15/2012

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WPA ProjectsWP Mc Lean Middle School - Fort Worth Texas

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WP McLean Middle school is located at 3816 Stadium Drive, Fort Worth Texas. The Works Progress Administration built the school in 1936.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 7/30/2010

last visited: 12/8/2010

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