Mendoza Elementary School Improvements – Fort Worth TX

Description

In 1934, the Public Works Administration (PWA) approved a loan of $4.2 million for a school building program in Fort Worth. Rufino Mendoza Elementary School (then called Denver Avenue Elementary School), built in 1910, received a new auditorium wing between 1935 and 1936. The Works Progress Administration (WPA) under the direction of Hare and Hare of Kansas City landscaped the school grounds from 1935 to 1937.

Source notes

Historic Schools Survey Report
http://fortworthtexas.gov/uploadedFiles/Planning_and_Development/Planning_and_Design_(template)/Historic%20Schools%20Survey%20report%20web.pdf

Project originally submitted by Larry Moore on January 23, 2017.

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Location Info


1412 Denver Ave.
Fort Worth, Texas 76164

Coordinates: 32.774073, -97.354274

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