Potrero Hill Playground – San Francisco CA

Description

The Works Progress Administration (WPA) developed San Francisco’s Potrero Hill Playground during the Great Depression. Located at 22nd and Arkansas Streets, the WPA built children’s area and tennis courts above the housetops overlooking the Bay.–Healy, p. 66.

Project Details

Federal Cost Local Cost Total Cost Project #'s
66309

Source notes

Healy, Clyde E. San Francisco Improved: Report of Clyde E. Healy, Assistant City Engineer - City of San Francisco and Coordinator of W.P.A. Projects, Period October 10, 1935 to August 31, 1939. San Francisco : [s.n.]., 1939.

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Location Info


801 Arkansas St.
San Francisco, CA 94107

Location notes: 22nd and Arkansas Streets

Coordinates: 37.756900, -122.397000

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