Martling Avenue Improvements – Staten Island NY

Description

The federal Work Projects Administration put many men to work starting in 1935 with a number of Staten Island street repair and maintenance projects along roads throughout the borough. Roads paved included the stretch of Martling Avenue (then known as “Martling’s Lane”) between Manor Rd. and Slosson Ave.

Source notes

National Archives RG 69: Records of the Work Projects Administration [WPA]; Project Files; New York City (E 407); box 684; roll 3642; Official Project No. 65-97-5.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on August 19, 2014.

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Location Info


Martling Ave.
Staten Island, NY

Coordinates: 40.621356, -74.121716

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