Harmony Road Improvements – Gibbstown NJ

Description

The federal Works Progress Administration (WPA) graveled Harmony Rd. in Greenwich Township (primarily in Gibbstown) “six inches deep to a 20-foot width from East Greenwich Township to the Paulsboro-Gibbstown Rd. [Route 44].” 20 WPA workers were assigned to the project.

Source notes

"The Dawn," a New Jersey WPA publication; October 1936 issue, page 28. Found at the Jersey City Public Library's New Jersey Room.

"WPA Plans Work on Rural Roads"; News-Herald, Paulsboro, NJ, Sept. 24, 1936.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 13, 2015.

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Location Info


Harmony Rd.
Gibbstown, NJ

Coordinates: 39.820591, -75.261976

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