Elizabeth River Cleaning – Elizabeth NJ

Description

The Works Progress Administration (WPA) worked to clean, beautify and generally improve the condition of the Elizabeth River in Elizabeth, New Jersey during the Great Depression.

Source notes

"The Dawn," a New Jersey WPA publication; July 1936 issue, page 24. Found at the Jersey City Public Library's New Jersey Room.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 8, 2015.

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Location Info


Elizabeth River
Elizabeth, NJ

Coordinates: 40.669942, -74.219057

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