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Online Sources: Works Project Administration
Work: A Journal of Progress
Book Sources: Works Project Administration
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The WPA--Putting America to Work by
Call Number: Online - GVRL
"Provides users with a detailed and authoritative overview of the Works Progress Administration (WPA), the centerpiece of the New Deal programs put in place by President Franklin D. Roosevelt to tame the Great Depression and get America back on its feet. Includes biographies, primary sources, and more"-- Provided by publisher.
What is the "American way"? by
Call Number: Online - free - HathiTrust
Hopkins was the administrator of the Works progress administration, Washington, D. C.
"An address delivered at the Chautauqua institution, Chautauqua, New York, July 16, 1938."
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