Amphitheater – Mineral Wells TX

Description

The Works Progress Administration (WPA) erected an amphitheater in Mineral Wells, Texas during the Great Depression. The natural rock, earth, and grass amphitheater behind the Lillian Peek Home Economics building in Mineral Wells was constructed in 1937. Both projects were recently renovated by the 50 Year Club of Mineral Wells.

Source notes

Susan C. Allen. "Mineral Wells 1937 WPA Amphitheater." Web. http://suzassippi.wordpress.com/2014/11/26/mineral-wells-1937-wpa-amphitheater/

Project originally submitted by Susan C. Allen on December 11, 2014.

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Location Info


215 N. W. 5th Avenue
Mineral Wells, TX 76067

Location notes: Street address is for the Lillian Peek Home Economics building. The amphitheater is located behind the building on NW 6th Ave and marked with a cornerstone denoting the construction date.

Coordinates: 32.810245, -98.118128

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