A WPA press release from Dec. 1937 announced that $5,800 was “allotted to the Secretary of State’s Office, Olympia. The Olympia project is for the purpose of folding, binding and covering pamphlets and books. The help provided the Secretary of’ State will not displace any regularly employed person in that Office.”
WPA Press Release [#356], Dec. 1937, [page 56]: https://www.sos.wa.gov/legacy/images/publications/SL_wpawapressrelease_no301to400/SL_wpawapressrelease_no301to400.pdf
Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on October 28, 2014.
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