New Deal Archeologies: The Old Los Angeles Zoo

The landscapes we walk through every day are laden with New Deal structures; it’s not uncommon to “discover” long forgotten New Deal sites hidden from plain sight. One of our friends in Los Angeles was walking through LA’s Griffith Park… read more

“Greendale: A Planned Community in the Great Depression”

From Living New Deal intern Erin TerBeek comes this nice piece on Greendale, one of the New Deal resettlement towns. Erin wrote the article for the Express Milwaukee where she writes regularly: “Combining city and nature—affordable homes, ample parks and gardens,… read more