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Fred Lynch

First WPA project in Cape

Posted Wednesday, January 22, 2014, at 12:00 AM

Nov. 16, 1935 Southeast Missourian

Workmen started Friday, Nov. 15, 1935, on the first all-Cape Girardeau Works Progress Administration project, the surfacing of streets in the Alta Vista residential district in the Oliver Heights addition near State Teachers College. (G.D. Fronabarger photo)

A month later, Frony photographed another WPA project on North Main St.

Read about it in this previous blog:

Early WPA workers 1935


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