Somerville sewer construction
Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) labor constructed sewers in Somerville, Massachusetts. WPA Bulletin:
WPA skilled and unskilled laboring men are engaged in laying 17 miles of sewage pipe, in Somerville. More than 1200 men have been engaged on this project at one time. More than 22,000 men and women are employed by WPA in the district.
Works Progress Bulletin, Massachusetts: Sept. 7, 1936 (pg. 2)
Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 14, 2017.
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