Jay Town Office (Old School) – Au Sable Forks NY

Description

The historic Jay Town Office building in Au Sable Forks was originally one of several similarly designed school buildings built in the area as part of a New Deal project.

Their construction was enabled by the federal Public Works Administration (PWA), which provided a $178,140 loan and $56,289 grant, effectively covering the entire $230,491 total project cost.

PWA Docket No. NY 2624

Source notes

National Archives: Record Group 135: Public Works Administration; Projects Control Division; Entry 52: Indices to Non-Federal Projects; Report No. 5: Status of All Completed Non-Federal Allotted Projects, page 21.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on February 13, 2017.

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Location Info

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11 School Ln.
Au Sable Forks, NY 12912

Coordinates: 44.438893, -73.676329

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