Peoria Jail Museum – Peoria AZ

Description

This small building was constructed as a jail by the Works Progress Administration in 1939. It was restored in 2002 and is now a museum. The building bears a WPA stamp to the right of its door.

Source notes

National Archives and Records Administration, Records of the Work Projects Administration, Information Service, Primary File, 1936-42, Box 6, Folder 211-A.
http://www.waymarking.com/waymarks/WM927W_Peoria_Jail_Peoria_Arizona

Project originally submitted by Brent McKee - wpatoday.org on August 3, 2014.

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Location Info


8322 West Washington St.
Peoria, AZ 85345

Coordinates: 33.580856, -112.238750

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