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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 ProjectsMineral Palace Park Stone Bridge - Pueblo, CO

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The stone bridge spans over Lake Clara in Mineral Palace Park in Pueblo, CO

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen

location: Colorado

date approved: 3/9/2011

last visited: 8/9/2014

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WPA ProjectsMineral Palace Park Bandshell - Pueblo, CO

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The bandshell is located in Mineral Palace Park on the edge of Lake clara in Pueblo, CO.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen

location: Colorado

date approved: 3/9/2011

last visited: 8/9/2014

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WPA ProjectsColorado State Hospital - Pueblo, CO

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Superintendent Dr. Frank Zimmerman used the WPA to help erect buildings for the hospital and dairy farm.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 9/7/2014

last visited: never

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This marker honors the work done to build flood control barriers alongside the creek in the downtown area.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ronjean

location: Colorado

date approved: 5/9/2011

last visited: never

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This Post Office, built in 1935 as a WPA Project, is located at 401 N 9th Street in Rocky Ford, Colorado.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Colorado

date approved: 2/13/2013

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsTrinidad Airport - Trinidad, CO

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Perry Stokes Airport (formerly Trinidad Airport) was established in 1936 as a WPA project.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member IJAdventures

location: Colorado

date approved: 4/2/2013

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsAlamosa County Courthouse - Alamosa, CO

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This project had workers producing more than 450.000 bricks on-site

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 6/25/2010

last visited: 6/28/2012

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WPA ProjectsUSPS - Littleton, CO

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Though it took many years, this US Post Office was built in 1939 by WPA Funds

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 5/15/2011

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsShuler Theater Murals - Raton, NM

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Located in Historic Raton, NM

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen

location: New Mexico

date approved: 1/24/2009

last visited: 3/3/2008

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