Bloomingdale Playground Improvements – Washington DC

The Federal Emergency Relief Administration and the Civil Works Administration completed improvements at the Bloomingdale Playground in Washington DC, between 1933 and 1934. The work consisted of the following improvements: “Graded, completed drainage and water service system; fencing and 3-story recreation building… read more

Monument Pools Improvements – Washington DC

The Federal Emergency Relief Administration (FERA), the Civil Works Administration (CWA), funded improvements at the Monument Pools—the reflecting pools between Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial—in Washington DC, between 1933 and 1934. The work consisted of the following improvements: “Graded, fenced, wrecked… read more

Hoover Playground Improvements – Washington DC

The Federal Emergency Relief Administration, the Works Progress Administration, and the Civil Works Administration (WPA) funded improvements at the Hoover Playground in Washington DC. The work consisted of the following improvements: CWA and FERA, “Graded, fenced, 3 gates.” (Report of the… read more