Anthony Township Building – Turbotville PA

City:
Turbotville, PA

Site Type:
Schools, Education and Health, Civic Facilities, City and Town Halls

New Deal Agencies:
Works Progress Administration (WPA), Work Relief Programs

Started:
1941

Site Survival:
Extant

Description

The Anthony Township Building in Anthony Township, Pennsylvania was originally constructed as a consolidated school by the Work Projects Administration (WPA). The semi-fireproof brick and tile building featured “four large class rooms, health room, boys and girls inside flush sanitary toilets, drinking fountains,” among other things.

Source notes

"Anthony Township Consolidated Unit To Be Opened Soon," The Danville Morning News, Oct. 11, 1941, (pg. 6): https://www.newspapers.com/image/309281573/

USGS map: https://ngmdb.usgs.gov/img4/ht_icons/overlay/PA/PA_Washingtonville_222402_1969_24000_geo.jpg

Site originally submitted by Evan Kalish on August 16, 2023.

Location Info


1295 White Hall Rd.
Turbotville, PA 17772

Coordinates: 41.11059, -76.69404

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