East Carroll Parish Courthouse and Jail – Lake Providence LA

Description

The courthouse was undertaken in Lake Providence, Louisiana during the Great Depression with the assistance of funds from the Public Works Administration (PWA). The building was erected for a cost of $100, 589 (Leighninger, 2007).

Project Details

Federal Cost Local Cost Total Cost Project #'s
100589

Source notes

Leighninger, R. (February 1, 2011). Public Works Administration Architecture. In David Johnson (Ed.) KnowLA Encyclopedia of Louisiana. Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities, 2010. Retrieved from https://knowla.org/entry/495/

Leighninger, R. D. (2007). Building Louisiana: The Legacy of the Public Works Administration. The University Press of Mississippi.

Project originally submitted by Susan C. Allen on December 3, 2014.

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Location Info


400 First Street
Lake Providence, Louisiana 71254

Coordinates: 32.803853, -91.172665

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