School – Ellenburg NY

Description

Ellenburg’s historic Northern Adirondack School District building was developed during the Great Depression. Its construction was enabled by a $176,850 federal Public Works Administration (PWA) grant, which covered nearly half of the eventual $396,150 total project cost. Construction occurred between Apr. 1938 and Oct. 1939.

PWA Docket No. NY [W]1502

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 27.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on February 12, 2017.

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Location Info

U.S. 11
Ellenburg, NY 12934

Coordinates: 44.892719, -73.840933

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