Poison Ivy Eradication – Elizabeth NJ

Description

“WPA workers under direction of the Board of Health are engaged in eradication of poison ivy growth prevalent in outlying sections of the city [of Elizabeth], principally in the vicinity of Shelley avenue, Harding road, Coolidge road, Edgewood road and Byron avenue.”

Source notes

"The Dawn," a New Jersey WPA publication; July 1936 issue, page 5. Found at the Jersey City Public Library's New Jersey Room.

Daily Journal, Elizabeth, NJ (1936)

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 8, 2015.

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Location Info


Elizabeth, NJ

Coordinates: 40.669949, -74.246964

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