Football Stadium – Memphis TX

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Description

“NYA Projects in Area Approved. One hundred boys and young men are to be employes in five counties. Allotment was $1,024 per month, and the jobs are expected to last from three to six months. Projects approved and allotments made with work starting August 5, are: Memphis, Hall County, 20 boys on a school project, including a grandstand and football field.”

Source notes

(https://www.newspapers.com/clip/22443284/memphis_leveland_spur_plainview/), Lubbock Morning Avalanche, 1936.

Plaque attached to stadium pillar.

Project originally submitted by Eveline Evans on October 18, 2019.

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Location Info


1100 Boykin Dr.
Memphis, TX 79245

Location notes: 34.736850, -100.546230

Coordinates: 34.7358788, -100.54514790000002

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