School – Dorado PR


A school in Dorado, Puerto Rico was constructed as a New Deal project with the aid of Public Works Administration (P.W.A.) funds in 1937. The P.W.A. supplied a $19,000 loan and $13,346 grant for the project, whose total cost was $29,658.

The exact location and status of the facility are unknown to Living New Deal.

P.W.A. Docket No. PR-1010-RS

Source notes

National Archives: Record Group 135: Public Works Administration; Projects Control Division; Entry 52: Indices to Non-Federal Projects; Report No. 5: Status of All Completed Non-Federal Allotted Projects, page 220.

National Archives Record Group 135-SAR: Prints: Photographs rejected for use in the Photographic Report to the President: “Survey of the Architecture of Completed Projects of the PWA, 1939”; Box 23: Puerto Rico file.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on April 19, 2017.

We welcome contributions of additional information on any New Deal project site.

Location Info

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Dorado, PR

Location notes: General location marker for Dorado

Coordinates: 18.459, -66.268

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