Stone Wall – Kahului HI

City:
Kahului, HI

Site Type:
Rock Walls, Infrastructure and Utilities

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

Started:
1939

Completed:
1939

Quality of Information:
Moderate

Marked:
Yes

Site Survival:
Extant

Description

Relief workers of the federal Work Projects Administration (WPA) constructed a low wall along West Kaahumanu Avenue (then Main Street) in Kahului, Maui in 1939.

The wall, which is about 100 yards long, originally formed part of the boundary of a school campus.  It is marked on one end with the initials WPA and 1939.

Source notes

https://kylagurganus.tripod.com/lahaina.html

WPA marker at the west end of the stone wall.

Kahului School Classroom Annex Building. Historic American Buildings Survey.

Site originally submitted by Evan Kalish on August 29, 2014.
Additional contributions by Richard Walker.

Location Info


West Kaahumanu Avenue
Kahului, HI 96732

Coordinates: 20.889, -156.47

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