A substantial road improvement project in Brookings, South Dakota was undertaken during the Great Depression with the aid of federal Public Works Administration (PWA) funds. The PWA supplied a $41,800 grant for the project, whose total cost was $84,735. Work occurred between September 1938 and October 1939.
(PWA Docket No. SD [W]1150)
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 155.
Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on December 8, 2014.
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