Sequiota Park – Springfield MO

Description

WPA work on the park included “cleaning out the lake, building 3,000 feet of rubble masonry retaining walls, one foot bridge, repairs to fish hatchery, four new growing pools, repairs to superintendent’s residence, a new garage, five tourist cabins, construction of drives, walks and field ovens.”   (NARA)

Source notes

National Archives and Records Administration, Records of the Work Projects Administration, Information Service, Primary File, 1936-42, Box 1, Folder 100-A.

https://www.springfieldmo.org/things-to-do/66110/sequiota-park

Project originally submitted by Brent McKee - wpatoday.org on July 21, 2014.

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Location Info


3500 S. Lone Pine Ave.
Springfield, MO 65804

Coordinates: 37.14814, -93.23828500000002

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