University of North Texas – Denton TX

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Multiple New Deal agencies, including the Public Works Administration (P.W.A.), Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.), were involved in dramatically developing and transforming what was then the North Texas State Teacher’s College (now University of North Texas – Denton TX) in Denton. Federal assistance was responsible for several new buildings on campus in addition to other infrastructural developments.

Source notes

"Building the New Deal: Federal Construction on College Campuses in 1930s Texas," by Kaitlyn Waynen

http://blogs.library.unt.edu/unt125/2015/08/17/public-works-administration-buildings-on-campus/
http://blogs.library.unt.edu/unt125/2016/07/11/early-dorms/

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on May 10, 2017.

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University of North Texas - Denton TX
Denton, TX

Coordinates: 33.2090, -97.1517

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