Coney Island Creek WPA Sewer project"Shown are four views of W.P.A. operations on a sewer project, near Shell Road. Views 1 and 2 are northwestward across the car yards of the B.M.T. subway system; views 2 and 3 are in a southwesterly direction, showing the Coney Island Amusement Center in the background." -- WPA Five Boroughs Project
The federal Works Progress Administration (WPA) conducted a sewer construction project by Coney Island Creek at Shell Road in 1936.
Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. "Public Works - [Coney Island Creek, Brooklyn - W.P.A. [Works Progress Administration] sewer project - Shell Road.]" New York Public Library Digital Collections, last accessed February 2016
Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 25, 2015.
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