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New Deal airports, schools, hospitals, post offices, art, highways and more are still in use 75 years after they were built. No city, town, or rural area was untouched by the New Deal.

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New Deal Washington, DC

A map and guide to the key New Deal buildings and murals.

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New Deal New York

A map and guide to the key New Deal buildings and murals.

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New Deal San Francisco

A map and guide to key New
Deal buildings and murals.

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Discoveries

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Map Reveals the Hidden New Deal in the Nation’s Capital

March 2021FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFor more information: [email protected] Reveals the Hidden New Deal in the Nation’s Capital Though few may realize it, the New Deal lives on in Washington DC. A Map and Guide to the Art and Architecture of the New… read more

New Deal Today

Interest in the New Deal Is Growing. With your help, so are we!

In every state, volunteers equipped with the Living New Deal’s new mobile app are sending us their New Deal discoveries. Our online New Deal map and database document 17,000 New Deal sites. We believe we’ve just scratched the surface! Our website draws… read more

New New Deal

Why we need a new WPA

In an CNN opinion piece titled, “Why we need a new WPA,” Paula M. Krebs makes a case for addressing today’s economic woes by using policy lessons from a time when the government stepped in to provide paid work for… read more

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Submit information and photos on New Deal sites near you or that you visit. It’s simple and fun. We rely on crowdsourcing to build the Living New Deal archive and expand our map to new places.

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Living New Deal Events

  • Glory-June Greiff Lecture – History Happy Hour: The WPA in Indiana.

    History Happy Hour: The WPA in Indiana Indiana Historical Society Speaker: Historian Glory-June Greiff May 6, 2021 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.Online, via Zoom Registration closes 2 hours prior to the start of the program. Register here. Free Program. Additional opportunities available to support… read more

New Deal Map — Washington, DC

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Check out our new map and guide to the work of the New Deal in Washington, D.C. It includes 500 New Deal sites in the District alone, highlighting 34 notable sites, and includes an inset map of the area around the National Mall which can be used for self-guided walking tours.