School and Gymnasium – Woodson TX

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Description

The Works Progress Administration built a school and gymnasium in Woodson TX in 1935.

Two story center building appears to be the gymnasium. Wings on either side would be the classrooms and offices.

Excerpt from newspaper clipping of Austin American-Statesman 9/30/1935: “Throckmorton county: Woodson – Construct gymnasium and school building. Federal Funds, $11,087; sponsor’s contribution $1,961.”

Project Details

Federal Cost Local Cost Total Cost Project #'s
11087 1961

Source notes

Austin American-Statesman 9/30/1935, "$166,095 Given WPA Projects," (https://www.newspapers.com/clip/33074478/woodson_school/), accessed June 2019.

Project originally submitted by Eveline Evans on June 30, 2019.

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Location Info


207 Hill St.
Woodson, TX 76491

Location notes: 33.019756, -99.052312

Coordinates: 33.0194943, -99.0565216

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