Georgia Tech: Ceramics Building Addition – Atlanta GA

City:
Atlanta, GA

Site Type:
Education and Health, Colleges and Universities

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

Description

The federal Works Progress Administration (WPA) constructed an addition to the Ceramics Building on the Georgia Tech campus. The addition “comprises the largest portion of the building. The new work doubled the floor space of the department and increased the number of rooms by ten.”

The exact location of the facility on the Georgia Tech campus, and the building’s present status, is unknown to Living New Deal.

Source notes

The Architectural Development of Georgia Tech: A Thesis Presented To The Faculty of the Division of Graduate Studies, by Warren E. Drury III. June 1984 (pg. 183) https://group20.pbworks.com/f/drury_warren_e_198405_ms_277217.pdf

Site originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 15, 2015.

Location Info


Georgia Tech
Atlanta, GA 30332

Location notes: Approximate location

Coordinates: 33.773500, -84.394574

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