Athletic Field Development- Brookfield MA

Description

Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) workers worked to develop an athletic field in Brookfield, Massachusetts. From a W.P.A. Bulletin:

Swish of tennis tackets, the bite of spiked running shoes, and the smart crack of ash wood meeting hoorsehide will soon sound from this Community Athletic Field, Brookfield. A WPA project now in progress involves repair and enlargement of the field, and construction of additional courts.

The location and status of the facility is unknown to Living New Deal.

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.

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Location Info

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Brookfield, MA

Location notes: General location marker for town

Coordinates: 42.214, -72.102

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