Museum of the City of New York Improvements – New York NY

Description

The WPA undertook a project to improve what was then known as New York’s City Museum, during the 1930s. Work included:

“Paint interior and exterior, construct exhibition cases, stages, buns, shelves, install ventilating and electrical systems; repair elevators; and make improvements to the grounds of the City Museum in New York City, New York County.”

Source notes

National Archives; Record Group 69: Records of the Work Projects Administration;
Records of the Project Control Division; microfilm publication T935; roll 41.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on August 13, 2014.

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Location Info


1220 5th Ave
New York, NY 10029

Coordinates: 40.7924979, -73.951922

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