Times Topics: The Works Progress Administration


Subject:
United States History , The New Deal

Description:
Collection of news, photos, and other material about the Works Progress Administration (WPA), which was "launched by President Franklin Roosevelt in his third year in office, [and] was the largest jobs initiative the United States has ever seen. It was the signature program of the New Deal." Includes interactive graphics, slide shows, and stories about topics such as the WPA murals and the Federal Writers' Project. From The New York Times.

Publisher:
The New York Times Company

Language:
English

Source:
http://topics.nytimes.com/top/reference/timestopics/organizations/w/works_progress_administration/


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