South Charleston City HallSouth Charleston City Hall, Kanawha County, 30 March 2017
South Charleston’s historic City Hall was constructed between Nov. 1938 and Jul. 1939 with the aid of federal Public Works Administration (PWA) funds. The PWA supplied a grant of $18,818 for the project, whose total cost was $46,923. The building, which is still in service, is located at the western corner of the intersection of 4th Ave. and D St. The architect of record was Francis George Davidson.
PWA Docket No. WV X1192.
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 79.
"South Charleston to Dedicate Two New Structures Thursday," Charleston Daily Mail, August 20, 1939, p. 4.
West Virginia Historic Property Inventory Form KA-3712. (https://services.wvgis.wvu.edu/
SHPOdocs/PDFs/ ArchitecturalSites/KA-3712.pdf), accessed February 14, 2018.
Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish & Ernest Everett Blevins on June 2, 2015.
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