Armory (former) Improvements – Gloucester MA

Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) laborers improved/renovated what was then the Massachusetts National Guard armory in Gloucester. W.P.A. project details: “Repair and improve Armory building” Official Project Number: 165‐14‐2401 Total project cost: $9,042.00 Sponsor: Military Department, Commonwealth of Massachusetts “Make general… read more

Sawyer Free Library Murals – Gloucester MA

Scenes of the Region

The fresco murals at the Sawyer Free Library, “Scenes of the Region”, by Frederick Stoddard and Howard Curtis were painted with the help of New Deal funds. They are located in the east entryway stairwell and 2nd floor reference room.