Letchworth Village (abandoned) Development – Thiells NY

Description

The former, and since-abandoned, Letchworth Village institution was expanded with the aid of federal Public Works Administration (PWA) funds. The PWA provided a $204,592 grant for the project, whose total cost was $460,431. Construction occurred between Mar. 1936 and Jul. 1937. One document summarizes the project as “HOSP ADD,” Location: Pomona.

PWA Docket No. NY [W]1250

Source notes

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 25.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on October 15, 2018.

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Location Info


Stewart Rd.
Thiells, NY

Coordinates: 41.215788, -74.023542

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