City Hall Elevator – Battle Creek MI

Description

Battle Creek, Michigan’s city hall received a new electric elevator as part of a Public Works Administration (P.W.A.) project. The P.W.A. supplied a $5,535 grant for the project, whose total cost was $12,441. Construction occurred between Nov. 1938 and Mar. 1939.

According to local officials the elevator was replaced in 1985.

PWA Docket No. MI [X]1662

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 63.

City officials; personal visit by Evan Kalish, Oct. 2017.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on November 13, 2017.

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Location Info


10 Division St N
Battle Creek, MI 49014

Coordinates: 42.316779, -85.179243

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