Select search criteria in one or more boxes (fields can be left blank), then click on SEARCH button at bottom of the page. To reduce scrolling through long lists, begin typing a name (e.g., ’Smith’ under artist, “Juneau” under state and city).

Hide Search Options

Displaying 226-240 of 257 results

    Mechanical Arts Building (former) – Moroni UT

    Date added: November 23, 2016; Modified: December 12, 2016

    The historic Moroni High School Mechanical Arts Building was constructed as a New Deal project. Work began under the Federal Emergency Relief Administration (FERA) and was completed by the Works Progress Administration (WPA). The building is now privately owned. National… read more

    Memory Grove Park – Salt Lake City UT

    Date added: December 12, 2016

    The WPA conducted extensive work on Memory Grove Park, or Memory Park, including landscaping, building rock walls, cutting paths, and so on.

    Mead’s Wash Bridge – Price UT

    Date added: November 30, 2016; Modified: November 30, 2016

    The Works Progress Administration constructed a bridge across Mead’s Wash in Price, Utah. The structure has almost certainly been replaced.

    Town Hall (former) – Layton UT

    Date added: November 30, 2016

    The Works Progress Administration (WPA) constructed a then-town hall for Layton, Utah during the Great Depression. The exact location and status of the building is presently unknown to Living New Deal.

    Street Improvements – Hyrum UT

    Date added: November 30, 2016; Modified: November 30, 2016

    The Works Progress Administration (WPA) conducted road improvement work in Hyrum, Utah.

    Tooele Pioneer Museum (Old City Hall) – Tooele UT

    Date added: November 30, 2016; Modified: November 30, 2016

    The historic former Town Hall building for Tooele, Utah was constructed as part of a New Deal project with Works Progress Administration (WPA) labor. The building is presently serves as part of the Tooele Pioneer Museum, which is “operated by… read more

    East Layton Water System – Layton UT

    Date added: November 28, 2016

    The former municipality of East Layton, Utah was founded with the express purpose of obtaining federal Works Progress Administration (WPA) funds for a water system construction project. East Layton has since merged with Layton. “The local water supply was unreliable,… read more

    Hobble Creek Bridge – Springville UT

    Date added: November 28, 2016

    The federal Works Progress Administration (WPA) constructed a bridge at Hobble Creek in Springville, Utah at Second East Street.

    School (former) – Magna UT

    Date added: November 27, 2016

    Magna, Utah received a new school as part of a New Deal project. We believe the agency involved to be the Works Progress Administration (WPA); however the exact location and present status of the facility is unknown to Living New… read more

    Highland Boy Elementary School (former) – South Jordan UT

    Date added: November 27, 2016; Modified: November 27, 2016

    “The Jordan School District Administration Building was built in 1935 as a Public Works Administration (PWA) project. It was part of a $75,000 PWA project that also included rebuilding the fire-razed Highland Boy Elementary School at Bingham which included an… read more

    Water Supply – Murray UT

    Date added: November 27, 2016

    The Federal government assisted [with what are implied to be WPA funds] the city of Murray, Utah by expanding its municipal water supply. This was accomplished by “driving tunnels into the hillside at McGhie Springs.” The area known as McGhie… read more

    City Hall (former) – Pleasant Grove UT

    Date added: November 24, 2016

    The historic former Pleasant Grove City Hall at 35 S. Main St. was constructed as a New Deal project between 1938 and 1940. Living New Deal believes this to have been a Public Works Administration (PWA) project, PWA Docket No…. read more

    Town Hall (former) – Fillmore UT

    Date added: November 24, 2016

    Fillmore, Utah’s historic former town hall was constructed as a federal New Deal project with the assistance of Works Progress Administration (WPA) labor. The building is now privately owned (home for years to Deano’s Pizza).

    Mechanical Arts Building (former) – Ephraim UT

    Date added: November 23, 2016

    The historic former Ephraim High School Mechanical Arts Building was constructed as a New Deal project. Work began under the Federal Emergency Relief Administration (FERA) and was completed by the Works Progress Administration (WPA). he exact location and status of… read more

    Senior Citizens Center (Old Town Hall) – Scipio UT

    Date added: November 23, 2016

    “Built in 1935, the Scipio Town Hall is one of over 480 public works buildings constructed in Utah under various New Deal programs during the Depression years of the 1930’s and 40’s. … The Scipio Town Hall was intended for… read more