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Roosevelt (Ron Stephens) Athletic Stadium – Lawton OK

Date added: May 2, 2021

Roosevelt, later renamed to Ron Stephens after the second Oklahoma Works Progress Administration (WPA) director, located between 13th and 14th street in Lawton Oklahoma was completed in 1936 by the WPA. Using funds of $72,332 it became the pet project… read more

Sulphur Athletic Field and Stadium – Sulphur OK

Date added: March 22, 2021

Athletic field and stadium for the Sulphur Bulldogs and still use practice field for the High School team The stadium located on West Wynnewood Ave, Sulphur is a rectangular 139 x 38 foot building made of native stone and pre-formed… read more

Konawa National Guard Armory – Konawa OK

Date added: January 11, 2021

The Works Progress Administration (WPA) built the Konawa National Guard Armory in Konawa OK. What makes the Konawa National Guard Armory so intriguing is that a pair of swastikas on the front of the building. Most people associate this symbol… read more

WPA School – Cache OK

Date added: August 2, 2020

The Works Progress Administration (WPA) built a school, a wall, and other annex facilities in Cache OK. Contributor note: “Originally, this 1938 WPA Project included not only the remaining wall, but a Home Ec building, Tennis courts, a School, and… read more

Highland Cemetery Entrance – Lawton OK

Date added: August 2, 2020

The Works Progress Administration (WPA) built the Highland Cemetery Entrance in Lawton OK. Contributor note: “Highland Cemetery, located on NW Fort Sill Blvd. in northeastern Lawton is a large cemetery with over 20,000 burials. The entrance faces west and consists… read more

Kiowa County Jail – Hobart OK

Date added: August 2, 2020

The Works Progress Administration (WPA) built the Kiowa County Jail in Hobart, OK. Contributor note: “[T]he Kiowa County Jail is still in operation as a jail, and also houses the Kiowa County Sheriff’s Office. It was built in 1905 and… read more

Hobart City Park – Hobart OK

Date added: February 21, 2020

The Works Progress Administration (WPA) built the City Park in Hobart, OK. Contributor note: “This large, well-equipped park is bordered on the north by E. Ash, on the south by E. Iris, on the east by N. Lincoln and on… read more

Rocky Public School – Rocky OK

Date added: January 24, 2020

The Works Progress Administration built the Rocky Public School – Rocky OK Contributor note: “Rocky’s Orange Blossom School was first established in 1904 with the consolidation of several small schools in nearby towns. The first wood school was lost to… read more

Lee Park – Cordell OK

Date added: January 1, 2020

The Works Progress Administration built the Lee Park in Cordell OK. Contributor note: “Lee Park lies between 2nd and 3rd Streets, and between Glenn L. England (Highway 183) and Cordell Avenue. An extension north of 3rd Street also contains basketball… read more

Municipal Pool and Bathhouse – Cordell OK

Date added: December 23, 2019

The Works Progress Administration built the Municipal Pool and Bathhouse in Cordell, OK Contributor note: “The municipal pool and bathhouse is located across the street south from the WPA park, at 504 E. 2nd Street. It was constructed by the WPA… read more

Fire Department – Cordell OK

Date added: December 14, 2019

The Works Progress Administration built the Fire Department in Cordell, OK. Contributor note: “Cordell Fire Department is located in a two-story stone building at 203 E. Clay Street. The stones are laid randomly, and there is a continuous concrete lintel… read more

Washita County Jail – Cordell OK

Date added: December 14, 2019

The Works Progress Administration built the Washita County Jail in Cordell OK. Contributor note: “The former Washita County Jail is a one and two-story stucco building constructed as a WPA project in 1940 with an appropriation of $21,000. The two-story… read more

McClain Rogers Park: Amphitheater and Bandstand – Clinton OK

Date added: December 14, 2019

The Works Progress Administration (WPA), the Federal Emergency Relief Admn (FERA), and the Civil Works Admn (CWA) built multiple facilities in McClain Rogers Park in Clinton OK. The Amphitheater and Bandstand was one of the structures built with New Deal help. Contributor note:… read more

McClain Rogers Park: Highway Patrol Building – Clinton OK

Date added: December 14, 2019

The Works Progress Administration (WPA), the Federal Emergency Relief Admn (FERA), and the Civil Works Admn (CWA) built multiple facilities in McClain Rogers Park in Clinton OK. The Highway Patrol Building was one of the structures built with New Deal help. Contributor note:… read more