Eaton Grade School (former) – Eaton NY

Description

The historic former Eaton Grade School building in Eaton, New York was, Living New Deal believes, originally one of two similarly designed school buildings built in the Town of Eaton as part of a New Deal project.

The PWA provided a $185,625 grant for a project that included the Morrisville[-Eaton] Central School. Construction on both schools began in 1936.

The school building is now privately owned and fenced off.

PWA Docket No. NY 1118-A.

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 63.

Building cornerstone

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on November 14, 2017.

We welcome contributions of additional information on any New Deal project site.

Location Info

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Eaton Rd.
Eaton, NY

Location notes: West side of road, 0.3 miles north of NY-26

Coordinates: 42.853573, -75.615850

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