School – Lake MS

Description

The Public Works Administration project w1259 funded $7,363 of the cost of the Lake school. The project was approved 8/12/1937, construction begun 12/16/1937, and completed 12/15/1938. The building was a 1-story brick complex.

Project Details

Federal Cost Local Cost Total Cost Project #'s
7363

Source notes

Report No. 5. Status of Completed Non-Federal Allotted Projects. (January 3, 1940).

Region No. 3 Mississippi. Federal Emergency Administration of Public Works Projects Division, p. 106.

Miss. Schools get WPA Allocations. (Aug. 19, 1937). The Delta Democrat-Times, p. 1.

Project originally submitted by Susan Allen on October 7, 2019.

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Location Info


U S Hwy 80
Lake, Mississippi 39092

Location notes: Per MDAH Historic Records Inventory map, Latitude (Y): 32.3473663 Longitude (X): -89.3267308

Coordinates: 32.3466888, -89.3279559

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