Theodore Roosevelt High School Repairs – Washington DC

Project type: Education and Health, Schools
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Description

There is evidence that Civil Works Administration (CWA) workers were hired to do painting on Theodore Roosevelt High School in fm 1933-1934. The school itself was built from 1930-1932, before the New Deal.

Also at the site are two recently discovered Nathan Rosenberg murals that are currently being restored.

Source notes

“1,000,000 paid district CWA workers,” The Washington Post, January 4, 1934, p. 13

Project originally submitted by Brent McKee - wpatoday.org on February 19, 2015.

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Location Info


4301 13th St. NW
Washington, DC 20011

Coordinates: 38.9433, -77.0278

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