- Wauwatosa, WI
- Site Type:
- Parks and Recreation, Swimming Pools, Bathhouses
- New Deal Agencies:
- Work Relief Programs, Works Progress Administration (WPA)
“Later in 1936, the regional planning department prepared plans for the new pool and bathhouse that was then constructed by the WPA. The new facility opened in 1939. The pool had a capacity of one million gallons.”
Source notesLaurie Muench Albano, "Milwaukee County Parks," Arcadia Publishing, 2007.
Site originally submitted by Erin TerBeek on October 4, 2012.
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