Northwest Branch Library – Reading PA

Description

Reading, Pennsylvania’s historic Northwest Branch Library was constructed during the Great Depression with the aid of federal Public Works Administration (PWA) funds.

PWA Docket No. X2138

Source notes

National Archives: Record Group 135: Public Works Administration; Projects Control Division; Entry 52: Indices to Non-Federal Projects; Report No. 5: Status of All Completed Non-Federal Allotted Projects, page 38.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on September 7, 2015.

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Location Info


901 Schuylkill Avenue
Reading, PA 19601

Coordinates: 40.348939, -75.942291

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