Hamline Park Playground Building – St. Paul MN

Description

Designed by African-American architect Clarence “Cal” Wigington, the Hamline Park Playground building was completed in 1938. The building now houses an art shop and studio.

Source notes

https://viewshare.org/views/kcarter/fdr-librarys-list-of-new-deal-projects-part-2/

https://education.mnhs.org/northern-lights/learning-resources/chapter-15-boom-and-bust/hamline-playground-building

https://www.mosaiconastick.com/index.cfm?&module=info&id=2

https://www.placeography.org/index.php/Hamline_Playground_Building,_1564_W._Lafond_Avenue,_Saint_Paul,_Minnesota

Project originally submitted by Natalie Heneghan on December 27, 2014.

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Location Info


1564 Lafond Avenue
St. Paul, Minnesota 55104

Coordinates: 44.959706, -93.166149

One comment on “Hamline Park Playground Building – St. Paul MN

  1. Barbara Bezat

    His name was Clarence “Cap” Wigington, not “Cal”

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