Municipal Improvements – College Park MD

Description

According to an index of WPA projects in the National Archives, the WPA rebuilt dairy barns and developed a botanic garden in College Park. These may have been on land owned by the University of Maryland.

The WPA also installed water mains in the area, all in 1935.

Source notes

National Archives, Record Group 69, “Microfilmed Index to WPA Projects.”

Project originally submitted by Brent McKee - wpatoday.org on June 10, 2013.

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Location Info


College Park, MD

Location notes: Location marker is general marker for the city of College Park.

Coordinates: 38.9896967, -76.93776000000003

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