Greater Rochester International Airport – Rochester NY

Description

The federal Works Progress Administration worked during the late 1930s to double the size and runway length of what was then known as Rochester Municipal Airport.

Source notes

"Rochester and Monroe County" by Federal Writers' Project (page 24).
National Archives and Records Administration, Negative 1587
National Archives and Records, Negative 1588

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on April 2, 2015.

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Location Info


1200 Brooks Ave.
Rochester, NY 14624

Coordinates: 43.128, -77.663

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