Danvers Agricultural School (former) Athletic Field – Danvers MA

Description

Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) workers constructed an athletic field at the former Danvers Agricultural School in Danvers, Massachusetts. From a W.P.A. Bulletin:

Students, townspeople, and particularly young children will be benefited on completion of a six acre WPA Athletic Field at the Danvers Agricultural Institution. One third of this area will be a fully equipped playground for children.

Source notes

Works Progress Bulletin, Massachusetts: Aug. 8, 1936 (pg. 2)
http://archive.org/details/worksprogressbul3637unit

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 10, 2017.

We welcome contributions of additional information on any New Deal project site.

Location Info

562 Maple St.
Danvers, MA 01923

Coordinates: 42.590233, -70.977964

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