Burrowes Building (PSU) – State College PA

Description

Pennsylvania State University’s Burrowes Building was one of a dozen buildings constructed on the campus during the Great Depression as part of a massive construction project enabled by the federal Public Works Administration (PWA). The building, which has since been added to, is still in use today.

Source notes

National Archives: Record Group 135: Public Works Administration; Projects Control Division; Entry 52: Indices to Non-Federal Projects; Report No. 5: Status of All Completed Non-Federal Allotted Projects, page 36.

"History of University Park Campus"; accessed 11/30/14:
http://www.libraries.psu.edu/psul/digital/upchc/history.html

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on November 30, 2014.

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Location Info


State College, PA

Coordinates: 40.797584, -77.864948

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