Woodrow Wilson School (demolished) Repairs – Charleston WV

Description

The Works Progress Administration completed improvements and repairs for the Woodrow Wilson School in Charleston. The work consisted of “painting and repairing.”

Source notes

48 WPA Projects Completed in West Va., Charleston Gazette, April 26, 1936, p. 11.

West Virginia State Archives: (http://www.wvculture.org/HISTORY/education/images/kanawha/kanawha059.jpg), accessed February 28, 2018.

 

Project originally submitted by Ernest Everett Blevins on February 28, 2018.

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Location Info


Garvin Avenue
Charleston , WV

Location notes: Garvin Avenue at Washington Street West (modern US 60) near Virginia Street West

Coordinates: 38.36807004320003, -81.65303702289276

One comment on “Woodrow Wilson School (demolished) Repairs – Charleston WV

  1. Julia McCutcheon Smith

    This is all new info to me. However I did go to Junior High there in 1949 or 1950.
    I am not sure why this wasn’t common knowledge. I do know about the WPA and the New Deal.

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