Phillips Playground Improvements – Washington DC

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Description

The Federal Emergency Relief Administration funded improvements at the Phillips Playground in Washington DC, between 1934 and 1935.

The work consisted of the following improvements: “Graded ground, removing 200 cubic yards dirt; fencing (700 feet, 8-foot); 4 gates.”

Source notes

Report of the Government of the District of Columbia, For the Year Ended June 30, 1935, Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1936, p. 116.

Recreation Centers To Open Week With Pet And Doll Shows,” Sunday Star, July 30, 1939, p. F-8 (accessed September 1, 2020).

Project originally submitted by Brent McKee on September 1, 2020.

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Location Info


28th and N streets, NW
Washington, DC 20007

Coordinates: 38.9069, -77.0570

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