Library Improvements – Ashland MA

Description

The Federal Emergency Relief Administration (F.E.R.A.) provided assistance and conducted improvement work at the public library in Ashland, Massachusetts’s in 1934. “The assistance of the E.R.A. enabled us to have a good deal of almost necessary work done which we could not have paid for from the regular appropriation. The Library is much improved in consequence.” Some E.R.A. workers even rebound books for the library.

Source notes

Annual Report of the Several Boards of Town Officers of the Town of Ashland, Massachusetts for the Year Ending December 31, 1934 (pg. 100).

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on December 30, 2016.

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Location Info


66 Front St.
Ashland, MA 01721

Coordinates: 42.260802, -71.463236

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