Road Grading – Oxford NJ

Description

The federal Works Progress Administration issued its one-millionth check in New Jersey in March 1937. The check was given to Roy Boyd of Oxford “on a road grading project in his home town.”

Source notes

"The Dawn," a New Jersey WPA publication; March 1936 issue, page 8. Found at the Jersey City Public Library's New Jersey Room.

Newark Ledger, Mar. 7, 1936.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 2, 2015.

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Location Info


Oxford, NJ

Location notes: General location marker for Oxford

Coordinates: 40.813, -75.000

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