San Juan National Historic Site: Castillo San Felipe del Morro Restoration – San Juan PR

Description

Between 1935 and 1939, WPA crews conducted extensive historic restoration and renovation work, including restoration of the fortress walls, at this site, a 16th century fort later used as a military site during WWII.

Source notes

National Archives and Records Administration, Records of the Work Projects Administration, Information Service, Primary File, 1936-42, Box 15, Folder 290-B.

"Old San Juan Historic District," National Park Service website, accessed July 29, 2015.

Project originally submitted by Brent McKee - wpatoday.org on July 28, 2015.

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Location Info


Castillo San Felipe del Morro
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00901

Coordinates: 18.470934, -66.123506

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