- Jenkintown, PA
- Site Type:
- Education and Health, Schools
- New Deal Agencies:
- Public Works Funding, Public Works Administration (PWA)
- Harold Lewis Shay
Jenkintown, Pennsylvania’s historic Jenkintown Elementary School was constructed with federal Public Works Administration (PWA) funds. The PWA supplied a $101,899 grant for the project, whose total cost was $226,893. Construction occurred between December 1935 and November 1936.
PWA Docket No. PA [W]1007
Source notesNational Archives: Record Group 135: Public Works Administration; Projects Control Division; Entry 52: Indices to Non-Federal Projects; Report No. 5: Status of All Completed Non-Federal Allotted Projects, page 31. https://newdeal.feri.org/library/m86.htm
Site originally submitted by Evan Kalish on April 12, 2015.
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