Museum of the Big Bend – Alpine TX

Museum of the Big Bend

The Works Progress Administration (WPA) constructed what is now the Museum of the Big Bend in Alpine, Texas in 1937. sulross.edu: “Originally constructed in the late 1930s, the Big Bend Memorial Museum served first to house and museum and later… read more

Sul Ross State University – Alpine TX

Sul Ross State University: Lawrence Hall (a PWA project)

The campus of Sul Ross State University was greatly developed during the 1930s as a result of efforts on the part of several New Deal agencies, including the Public Works Administration (PWA), Works Progress Administration (WPA), Civil Works Administration (CWA)… read more