Leon High School – Tallahassee FL

Description

Sometimes mis-attributed to the WPA, Leon High School was constructed with federal Public Works Administration (PWA) funds. “The builder was Thomas Monk, who built dozens of high schools and commercial buildings around Florida, including the Monk Building in downtown Bradenton …”

PWA Docket No. W1024

Source notes

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leon_High_School
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 90.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on December 12, 2016.

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Location Info

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550 E. Tennessee St.
Tallahassee, FL 32308

Coordinates: 30.446011, -84.273900

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