Long Beach Polytechnic High School – Buildings – Long Beach CA

Description

After the 1933 earthquake, Long Beach Polytechnic High School was rebuilt in 1937, partly by financing from the PWA, and by the WPA as well.

Inscription above door reads “Enter to learn, Go Forth To Serve.”

Cost below is for the WPA project.

Project Details

Federal Cost Local Cost Total Cost Project #'s
31632 60297

Source notes

The Architect and Engineer. March 1936.

Connolly, Donald H. and G. I. Farman. Report of Accomplishment of the Operations Division. Works Progress Administration, Southern California. January 1, 1939.

Long Beach Unified School District Facility Master Plan Update 2016

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Location Info


1600 Atlantic Ave
Long Beach, CA 90813

Location notes:

Coordinates: 33.787151, -118.185045

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