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Photograph of Circus Truck with Clowns

Photograph of Circus Truck with Clowns

Original caption: Works Progress Administration. Federal Theatre Circus. Here comes the parade. One of the truck units leaving the ground for big free night parade. Federal Theater Project Central Files

Sculpture classes for children now in session Under direction of Art Teaching Division, Federal Art Project, Works Progress Administration.

Sculpture classes for children now in session Under direction of Art T...

Poster announcing scuplture classes for children conducted by the Art Teaching Division of the WPA Federal Art Project, showing sculpture of a horse. Date stamped on verso: Apr 9 1938. Work Projects Administrat... More

Oklahoma migrant, Texas. An example of how they fall between the relief agencies. The father, aged thirty-five, is an intelligent fellow, a painter by trade. Advanced tuberculosis, victim of an occupational disease. Ineligible for WPA (Works Progress Administration), rated as totally disabled. As a state charge under Oklahoma relief standards, the family were told the maximum relief would be seven dollars every two weeks. They lost their home, their furniture,

Oklahoma migrant, Texas. An example of how they fall between the relie...

Public domain photograph of an automobile, 1920s car, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Housing of families living on Works Progress Administration (WPA) jobs on the plains, in the brush, and in many cheap auto trailer camps of Kern County, California, reflect the shortage of housing for low income workers

Housing of families living on Works Progress Administration (WPA) jobs...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

An old photo of a child in a bed, West Virginia. Farm Security Administration photograph.

An old photo of a child in a bed, West Virginia. Farm Security Adminis...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

A black and white photo of a man and a woman in front of a house, West Virginia. Farm Security Administration photograph.

A black and white photo of a man and a woman in front of a house, West...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

WPA (Works Progress  Administration) project. Williamson County, Illinois

WPA (Works Progress Administration) project. Williamson County, Illin...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Listening to speeches at mass meeting of Works Progress Administration (WPA) workers protesting congressional cut of relief appropriations. San Francisco, California

Listening to speeches at mass meeting of Works Progress Administration...

Annotation on original negative jacket: DL. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More informat... More

City officials hear the speeches made at mass meeting of Works Progress Administration (WPA) workers protesting cut in relief appropriation. In front of city hall, San Francisco, California

City officials hear the speeches made at mass meeting of Works Progres...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

In front of city hall, San Francisco, California. The Worker's Alliance, Works Progress Administration (WPA) organize simultaneous demonstrations in the large cities of the nation cut in the relief appropriation by the United States Congress

In front of city hall, San Francisco, California. The Worker's Allianc...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

Miscellaneous lot of photographs by Barbara Wright. National Youth Administration (NYA), Works Progress Administration (WPA) and Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)

Miscellaneous lot of photographs by Barbara Wright. National Youth Adm...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Miscellaneous lot of photographs by Barbara Wright. National Youth Administration (NYA), Works Progress Administration (WPA) and Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)

Miscellaneous lot of photographs by Barbara Wright. National Youth Adm...

Originally assigned to LOT 1776. Title and other information from lot catalog card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information abo... More

Miscellaneous lot of photographs by Barbara Wright. National Youth Administration (NYA), Works Progress Administration (WPA) and Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)

Miscellaneous lot of photographs by Barbara Wright. National Youth Adm...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Miscellaneous lot of photographs by Barbara Wright. National Youth Administration (NYA), Works Progress Administration (WPA) and Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)

Miscellaneous lot of photographs by Barbara Wright. National Youth Adm...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Miscellaneous lot of photographs by Barbara Wright. National Youth Administration (NYA), Works Progress Administration (WPA) and Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)

Miscellaneous lot of photographs by Barbara Wright. National Youth Adm...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Miscellaneous lot of photographs by Barbara Wright. National Youth Administration (NYA), Works Progress Administration (WPA) and Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)

Miscellaneous lot of photographs by Barbara Wright. National Youth Adm...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a park, trees, outdoors, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Miscellaneous lot of photographs by Barbara Wright. National Youth Administration (NYA), Works Progress Administration (WPA) and Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)

Miscellaneous lot of photographs by Barbara Wright. National Youth Adm...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a farmer, 1930s, 20th-century dust bowl era, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

One of several Great Depression-era murals mounted in the World Food Prize Hall of Laureates Building, once the Des Moines, Iowa, Public Library

One of several Great Depression-era murals mounted in the World Food P...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Often referred to as W.P.A. murals, because the artists who created them between 1937 and 1941 were paid by the job-creating New Deal ... More

One of several Great Depression-era murals mounted in the World Food Prize Hall of Laureates Building, once the Des Moines, Iowa, Public Library

One of several Great Depression-era murals mounted in the World Food P...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Often referred to as W.P.A. murals, because the artists who created them between 1937 and 1941 were paid by the job-creating New Deal ... More

The 28-foot-high sandstone observation towar at Willow Creek Park, developed in 1933 as Colorado's first Works Progress Administration (WPA) depression-era work project in Lamar, Colorado. The tower commemorates explorer Zebulon Pike's camp near here in 1806

The 28-foot-high sandstone observation towar at Willow Creek Park, dev...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: Gates Frontiers Fund Colorado Collection within the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photograp... More

Ellis Island, New York Harbor, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, New York Harbor, New York County, NY

Significance: Ellis Island, the preeminent immigration station in the United States from 1892 to 1954, is actually an interlocking series of three islands in New York Harbor. Island 1's main function was proces... More

Ellis Island, New York Harbor, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, New York Harbor, New York County, NY

Significance: Ellis Island, the preeminent immigration station in the United States from 1892 to 1954, is actually an interlocking series of three islands in New York Harbor. Island 1's main function was proces... More

Fort Riley, Carpenter Court Apartments, Carpenter Avenue & Carpenter Place, Riley, Riley County, KS

Fort Riley, Carpenter Court Apartments, Carpenter Avenue & Carpenter P...

Significance: The Carpenter Court Apartments are significant for their representation of standardized plans developed by the Office of the Quartermaster General as part of a nationwide building program initiate... More

Woodward Park, 2101 South Peoria Avenue, Tulsa, Tulsa County, OK

Woodward Park, 2101 South Peoria Avenue, Tulsa, Tulsa County, OK

Public domain scan of an architecture diagram, plan, or drawing, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description.

Dundee Canal, Headgates, Guardlock & Uppermost Section, 250 feet northeast of Randolph Avenue, opposite & in line with East Clifton Avenue, Clifton, Passaic County, NJ

Dundee Canal, Headgates, Guardlock & Uppermost Section, 250 feet north...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a quarry, excavation or mining site, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Dundee Canal, Headgates, Guardlock & Uppermost Section, 250 feet northeast of Randolph Avenue, opposite & in line with East Clifton Avenue, Clifton, Passaic County, NJ

Dundee Canal, Headgates, Guardlock & Uppermost Section, 250 feet north...

Public domain image of an arch structure, bridge, historic place ruins, classical architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Dundee Canal, Headgates, Guardlock & Uppermost Section, 250 feet northeast of Randolph Avenue, opposite & in line with East Clifton Avenue, Clifton, Passaic County, NJ

Dundee Canal, Headgates, Guardlock & Uppermost Section, 250 feet north...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Dundee Canal, Headgates, Guardlock & Uppermost Section, 250 feet northeast of Randolph Avenue, opposite & in line with East Clifton Avenue, Clifton, Passaic County, NJ

Dundee Canal, Headgates, Guardlock & Uppermost Section, 250 feet north...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a rural landscape with water, building, 17th-18th century architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Sterrett Cabin (Interiors), Conneaut Road, Sterrettania, Erie County, PA

Sterrett Cabin (Interiors), Conneaut Road, Sterrettania, Erie County, ...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-45, FN-46,FN-83 Survey number: HABS PA-511 Building/structure dates: 1817 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1819 Subsequent Work

Sterrett Cabin (Interiors), Conneaut Road, Sterrettania, Erie County, PA

Sterrett Cabin (Interiors), Conneaut Road, Sterrettania, Erie County, ...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-45, FN-46,FN-83 Survey number: HABS PA-511 Building/structure dates: 1817 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1819 Subsequent Work

Old Brick Church, State Route 187, Wysox, Bradford County, PA

Old Brick Church, State Route 187, Wysox, Bradford County, PA

Survey number: HABS PA-222 Building/structure dates: 1828 Initial Construction

Jackson Barracks, Officers Quarters, 6400 Saint Claude Avenue, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA

Jackson Barracks, Officers Quarters, 6400 Saint Claude Avenue, New Orl...

2009 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Building No. 7 is the most northwest of the Officers' Quarters which flank the parade ground. It is gable ended with a two story Doric colonnade, and features... More

Jackson Barracks, Officers Quarters, 6400 Saint Claude Avenue, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA

Jackson Barracks, Officers Quarters, 6400 Saint Claude Avenue, New Orl...

2009 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Building No. 7 is the most northwest of the Officers' Quarters which flank the parade ground. It is gable ended with a two story Doric colonnade, and features... More

Hendryx House, State Route 77, Riceville, Crawford County, PA

Hendryx House, State Route 77, Riceville, Crawford County, PA

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-86 Survey number: HABS PA-520 Building/structure dates: ca. 1852 Initial Construction

Hendryx House, State Route 77, Riceville, Crawford County, PA

Hendryx House, State Route 77, Riceville, Crawford County, PA

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-86 Survey number: HABS PA-520 Building/structure dates: ca. 1852 Initial Construction

Sophia's Dairy, Pulaski Highway vicinity, Belcamp, Harford County, MD

Sophia's Dairy, Pulaski Highway vicinity, Belcamp, Harford County, MD

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-11, FN-12 Survey number: HABS MD-8 Building/structure dates: 1768 Initial Construction

Sophia's Dairy, Pulaski Highway vicinity, Belcamp, Harford County, MD

Sophia's Dairy, Pulaski Highway vicinity, Belcamp, Harford County, MD

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-11, FN-12 Survey number: HABS MD-8 Building/structure dates: 1768 Initial Construction

Barn and Broken Down Silo - Drawing. Public domain image.

Barn and Broken Down Silo - Drawing. Public domain image.

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Barred - A black and white drawing of a man and a dog

Barred - A black and white drawing of a man and a dog

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Speaker - A black and white drawing of a skeleton

Speaker - A black and white drawing of a skeleton

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Preacher - Public domain portrait painting

Preacher - Public domain portrait painting

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Sharecropper with Dog - A black and white drawing of a man and a dog

Sharecropper with Dog - A black and white drawing of a man and a dog

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Arvin camp for migrant workers (Farm Security Administration-FSA) California. A small library in camp with Works Progress Administration (WPA) librarian in charge is now available to agricultural workers

Arvin camp for migrant workers (Farm Security Administration-FSA) Cali...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Listening to speeches at mass meeting of Works Progress Administration (WPA) workers protesting congressional cut of relief appropriations. San Francisco, California

Listening to speeches at mass meeting of Works Progress Administration...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Family of Blaze Gallagher, former farmer, now living in Crosby, North Dakota. Doing WPA (Works Progress Administration) work

Family of Blaze Gallagher, former farmer, now living in Crosby, North ...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Spanish-American girl threading the loom at WPA (Works Progress Administration/Work Projects Administration) weaving project. Costilla, New Mexico

Spanish-American girl threading the loom at WPA (Works Progress Admini...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Tulsa Rose Garden, Twenty-first & Peoria, Tulsa, Tulsa County, OK

Tulsa Rose Garden, Twenty-first & Peoria, Tulsa, Tulsa County, OK

1998 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: It is between Woodward Park and the Tulsa Garden Center at 21st and Peoria, it is a 4 1/2 acre garden in a series of 6 terraces. The style of the garden is It... More

Arroyo Seco Parkway, Los Angeles to Pasadena, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Arroyo Seco Parkway, Los Angeles to Pasadena, Los Angeles, Los Angeles...

Significance: The Arroyo Seco Parkway (Pasadena Freeway) was the first divided-lane, high-speed, limited-access road in the urban western United States and the first stretch of road for what would become the ex... More

Arroyo Seco Parkway, Los Angeles to Pasadena, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Arroyo Seco Parkway, Los Angeles to Pasadena, Los Angeles, Los Angeles...

Significance: The Arroyo Seco Parkway (Pasadena Freeway) was the first divided-lane, high-speed, limited-access road in the urban western United States and the first stretch of road for what would become the ex... More

Arroyo Seco Parkway, Los Angeles to Pasadena, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Arroyo Seco Parkway, Los Angeles to Pasadena, Los Angeles, Los Angeles...

Significance: The Arroyo Seco Parkway (Pasadena Freeway) was the first divided-lane, high-speed, limited-access road in the urban western United States and the first stretch of road for what would become the ex... More

Arroyo Seco Parkway, Los Angeles to Pasadena, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Arroyo Seco Parkway, Los Angeles to Pasadena, Los Angeles, Los Angeles...

Significance: The Arroyo Seco Parkway (Pasadena Freeway) was the first divided-lane, high-speed, limited-access road in the urban western United States and the first stretch of road for what would become the ex... More

Vicksburg National Military Park Roads & Bridges, Vicksburg, Warren County, MS

Vicksburg National Military Park Roads & Bridges, Vicksburg, Warren Co...

Significance: The Vicksburg National Military Park tour roads provide access to areas of interest in the park, which commemorates and interprets the siege and defense of Vicksburg in 1863 during the Civil War. ... More

Vicksburg National Military Park Roads & Bridges, Vicksburg, Warren County, MS

Vicksburg National Military Park Roads & Bridges, Vicksburg, Warren Co...

Significance: The Vicksburg National Military Park tour roads provide access to areas of interest in the park, which commemorates and interprets the siege and defense of Vicksburg in 1863 during the Civil War. ... More

Vicksburg National Military Park Roads & Bridges, Vicksburg, Warren County, MS

Vicksburg National Military Park Roads & Bridges, Vicksburg, Warren Co...

Significance: The Vicksburg National Military Park tour roads provide access to areas of interest in the park, which commemorates and interprets the siege and defense of Vicksburg in 1863 during the Civil War. ... More

Hancock-Greenfield Bridge, Spanning Contoocook River, Forest Road (formerly Old County Road), Hancock, Hillsborough County, NH

Hancock-Greenfield Bridge, Spanning Contoocook River, Forest Road (for...

Significance: Hancock-Greenfield Bridge was the first permanent highway span in the northeastern United States to utilize timber connectors. It is one of seven covered bridges built with timber connectors in t... More

Castillo de San Marcos, 1 Castillo Drive, Saint Augustine, St. Johns County, FL

Castillo de San Marcos, 1 Castillo Drive, Saint Augustine, St. Johns C...

Significance: The star fort and its moat and outworks were built to protect Spanish territory in Florida from attacks by the English. Castillo de San Marcos is the oldest masonry fort in the continental U.S. ... More

Castillo de San Marcos, 1 Castillo Drive, Saint Augustine, St. Johns County, FL

Castillo de San Marcos, 1 Castillo Drive, Saint Augustine, St. Johns C...

Significance: The star fort and its moat and outworks were built to protect Spanish territory in Florida from attacks by the English. Castillo de San Marcos is the oldest masonry fort in the continental U.S. ... More

Castillo de San Marcos, 1 Castillo Drive, Saint Augustine, St. Johns County, FL

Castillo de San Marcos, 1 Castillo Drive, Saint Augustine, St. Johns C...

Significance: The star fort and its moat and outworks were built to protect Spanish territory in Florida from attacks by the English. Castillo de San Marcos is the oldest masonry fort in the continental U.S. ... More

Castillo de San Marcos, 1 Castillo Drive, Saint Augustine, St. Johns County, FL

Castillo de San Marcos, 1 Castillo Drive, Saint Augustine, St. Johns C...

Significance: The star fort and its moat and outworks were built to protect Spanish territory in Florida from attacks by the English. Castillo de San Marcos is the oldest masonry fort in the continental U.S. ... More

Castillo de San Marcos, 1 Castillo Drive, Saint Augustine, St. Johns County, FL

Castillo de San Marcos, 1 Castillo Drive, Saint Augustine, St. Johns C...

Significance: The star fort and its moat and outworks were built to protect Spanish territory in Florida from attacks by the English. Castillo de San Marcos is the oldest masonry fort in the continental U.S. ... More

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 316, Northwest corner Eakin Street & Treadwell Road, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 316, Northwest corner Eakin Street & T...

Significance: Constructed as an artillery range, Building 316 is associated with the large-scale expansion of Frankford Arsenal, as the U.S. Army's principal supplier of ammunition during the United States' ent... More

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 316, Northwest corner Eakin Street & Treadwell Road, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 316, Northwest corner Eakin Street & T...

Significance: Constructed as an artillery range, Building 316 is associated with the large-scale expansion of Frankford Arsenal, as the U.S. Army's principal supplier of ammunition during the United States' ent... More

Aquatic Park Bathhouse, Beach Street, West of Polk Street, San Francisco, San Francisco County, CA

Aquatic Park Bathhouse, Beach Street, West of Polk Street, San Francis...

Name changed from Maritime Museum to Aquatic Park Bathhouse on 7-29-02. See also HALS CA-113 (Aquatic Park) for documentation of the surrounding landscape. Significance: San Francisco's Aquatic Park was one of ... More

Bonner's Ferry Bridge, Spanning Kootenai River, Bonners Ferry, Boundary County, ID

Bonner's Ferry Bridge, Spanning Kootenai River, Bonners Ferry, Boundar...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a bridge, water, historic structure, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Bonner's Ferry Bridge, Spanning Kootenai River, Bonners Ferry, Boundary County, ID

Bonner's Ferry Bridge, Spanning Kootenai River, Bonners Ferry, Boundar...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a park, trees, outdoors, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Colonel Edward Cook House, Fayette City, Fayette County, PA

Colonel Edward Cook House, Fayette City, Fayette County, PA

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-36 Survey number: HABS PA-412 Building/structure dates: 1772- 1776 Initial Construction

Colonel Edward Cook House, Fayette City, Fayette County, PA

Colonel Edward Cook House, Fayette City, Fayette County, PA

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-36 Survey number: HABS PA-412 Building/structure dates: 1772- 1776 Initial Construction

Colonel Edward Cook House, Fayette City, Fayette County, PA

Colonel Edward Cook House, Fayette City, Fayette County, PA

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-36 Survey number: HABS PA-412 Building/structure dates: 1772- 1776 Initial Construction

Crow Agency, Employee's Quarters, East of north end of Weaver Drive
Crow Indian Reservation, Crow Agency, Big Horn County, MT

Crow Agency, Employee's Quarters, East of north end of Weaver Drive Cr...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Crow Agency, Employee's Quarters, East of north end of Weaver Drive
Crow Indian Reservation, Crow Agency, Big Horn County, MT

Crow Agency, Employee's Quarters, East of north end of Weaver Drive Cr...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Meetinghouse, Rockingham, Windham County, VT

Meetinghouse, Rockingham, Windham County, VT

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-10 Survey number: HABS VT-22 Building/structure dates: 1787- 1800 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1906 Subsequent Work Nationa... More

Frankford Arsenal, Building Nos. 239-239A, Southeast corner of Clay Street & Cray Road, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Frankford Arsenal, Building Nos. 239-239A, Southeast corner of Clay St...

Significance: Constructed as a powder magazine, Building 239 is associated with the original and most elemental purpose of Frankford Arsenal, the storage of powder and munitions for the United States Army. Bui... More

Snake River Valley Irrigation District, East Side of Snake River (River Mile 796), Shelley, Bingham County, ID

Snake River Valley Irrigation District, East Side of Snake River (Rive...

Significance: The Snake River Valley Irrigation District is an example of an early irrigation district that was formed to provide more effective management of the Cedar Point, Snake River Valley, West Branch, ... More

Snake River Valley Irrigation District, East Side of Snake River (River Mile 796), Shelley, Bingham County, ID

Snake River Valley Irrigation District, East Side of Snake River (Rive...

Significance: The Snake River Valley Irrigation District is an example of an early irrigation district that was formed to provide more effective management of the Cedar Point, Snake River Valley, West Branch, ... More

Snake River Valley Irrigation District, East Side of Snake River (River Mile 796), Shelley, Bingham County, ID

Snake River Valley Irrigation District, East Side of Snake River (Rive...

Significance: The Snake River Valley Irrigation District is an example of an early irrigation district that was formed to provide more effective management of the Cedar Point, Snake River Valley, West Branch, ... More

Picatinny  Arsenal, State Route 15 near I-80, Dover, Morris County, NJ

Picatinny Arsenal, State Route 15 near I-80, Dover, Morris County, NJ

Significance: Originally built as a depot for the storage of powder and other armaments, in the 20th century Picatinny Arsenal became a leading facility for the research and development and production of muniti... More

Picatinny  Arsenal, State Route 15 near I-80, Dover, Morris County, NJ

Picatinny Arsenal, State Route 15 near I-80, Dover, Morris County, NJ

Significance: Originally built as a depot for the storage of powder and other armaments, in the 20th century Picatinny Arsenal became a leading facility for the research and development and production of muniti... More

Picatinny  Arsenal, State Route 15 near I-80, Dover, Morris County, NJ

Picatinny Arsenal, State Route 15 near I-80, Dover, Morris County, NJ

Significance: Originally built as a depot for the storage of powder and other armaments, in the 20th century Picatinny Arsenal became a leading facility for the research and development and production of muniti... More

Friends Meeting House, Millville, Columbia County, PA

Friends Meeting House, Millville, Columbia County, PA

Public domain scan of an architecture diagram, architectural drawing, building plan, or design, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description.

Thomas Updegraff House, Reach Road, Williamsport, Lycoming County, PA

Thomas Updegraff House, Reach Road, Williamsport, Lycoming County, PA

Survey number: HABS PA-327 Building/structure dates: 1736 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: ca. 1836- ca. 1856 Subsequent Work

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 207, Northwest corner Baker Street & Hagner Road, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 207, Northwest corner Baker Street & H...

Significance: Building 207 is associated with the expansion of Frankford Arsenal, the U.S. Army's principal manufacturer of small arms ammunition, that followed the United States' entry into World War I. Surve... More

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 207, Northwest corner Baker Street & Hagner Road, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 207, Northwest corner Baker Street & H...

Significance: Building 207 is associated with the expansion of Frankford Arsenal, the U.S. Army's principal manufacturer of small arms ammunition, that followed the United States' entry into World War I. Surve... More

Nichols Saw Mill, Bow Mills, Merrimack County, NH

Nichols Saw Mill, Bow Mills, Merrimack County, NH

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Nichols Saw Mill, Bow Mills, Merrimack County, NH

Nichols Saw Mill, Bow Mills, Merrimack County, NH

Public domain scan of a technical diagram, plan, or drawing, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description.

Old Customs House, 415 State Street, Erie, Erie County, PA

Old Customs House, 415 State Street, Erie, Erie County, PA

Picryl description: Public domain image of a great depression era, migrant workers, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Old Customs House, 415 State Street, Erie, Erie County, PA

Old Customs House, 415 State Street, Erie, Erie County, PA

Public domain scan of an architecture diagram, architectural drawing, building plan, or design, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description.

Hutchinson House, 155 East Main Street, Girard, Erie County, PA

Hutchinson House, 155 East Main Street, Girard, Erie County, PA

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-38, FN-41 Survey number: HABS PA-59 Building/structure dates: 1830 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1830 Initial Construction

Judge A. V. Parson Mansion, 5 East Fourth Street, Williamsport, Lycoming County, PA

Judge A. V. Parson Mansion, 5 East Fourth Street, Williamsport, Lycomi...

Survey number: HABS PA-326 Building/structure dates: 1840 Initial Construction

Judge A. V. Parson Mansion, 5 East Fourth Street, Williamsport, Lycoming County, PA

Judge A. V. Parson Mansion, 5 East Fourth Street, Williamsport, Lycomi...

Survey number: HABS PA-326 Building/structure dates: 1840 Initial Construction

United States Mint, Carson Street, Carson City, Carson City, NV

United States Mint, Carson Street, Carson City, Carson City, NV

Picryl description: Public domain photo of a factory, warehouse, commercial or industrial building, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Oregon State Forester's Office Complex, 2600 State Street, Salem, Marion, OR

Oregon State Forester's Office Complex, 2600 State Street, Salem, Mari...

Significance: The Oregon State Forester's Complex is significant within the state context as a good example of WPA-era complex planning and development. It is also significant for the high quality of workmanshi... More

Oregon State Forester's Office Complex, 2600 State Street, Salem, Marion, OR

Oregon State Forester's Office Complex, 2600 State Street, Salem, Mari...

Significance: The Oregon State Forester's Complex is significant within the state context as a good example of WPA-era complex planning and development. It is also significant for the high quality of workmanshi... More

Oregon State Forester's Office Complex, 2600 State Street, Salem, Marion, OR

Oregon State Forester's Office Complex, 2600 State Street, Salem, Mari...

Significance: The Oregon State Forester's Complex is significant within the state context as a good example of WPA-era complex planning and development. It is also significant for the high quality of workmanshi... More

Oregon State Forester's Office Complex, 2600 State Street, Salem, Marion, OR

Oregon State Forester's Office Complex, 2600 State Street, Salem, Mari...

Significance: The Oregon State Forester's Complex is significant within the state context as a good example of WPA-era complex planning and development. It is also significant for the high quality of workmanshi... More

Oregon State Forester's Office Complex, 2600 State Street, Salem, Marion, OR

Oregon State Forester's Office Complex, 2600 State Street, Salem, Mari...

Significance: The Oregon State Forester's Complex is significant within the state context as a good example of WPA-era complex planning and development. It is also significant for the high quality of workmanshi... More

Oregon State Forester's Office Complex, 2600 State Street, Salem, Marion, OR

Oregon State Forester's Office Complex, 2600 State Street, Salem, Mari...

Significance: The Oregon State Forester's Complex is significant within the state context as a good example of WPA-era complex planning and development. It is also significant for the high quality of workmanshi... More

W. A. Young & Sons Foundry & Machine Shop, On Water Street along Monongahela River, Rices Landing, Greene County, PA

W. A. Young & Sons Foundry & Machine Shop, On Water Street along Monon...

Significance: W. A. Young and Sons Foundry and Machine Shop is a well-preserved example of a local machine shop that served the industrial and personal needs of its surrounding area. It represents a transition... More

W. A. Young & Sons Foundry & Machine Shop, On Water Street along Monongahela River, Rices Landing, Greene County, PA

W. A. Young & Sons Foundry & Machine Shop, On Water Street along Monon...

Significance: W. A. Young and Sons Foundry and Machine Shop is a well-preserved example of a local machine shop that served the industrial and personal needs of its surrounding area. It represents a transition... More

W. A. Young & Sons Foundry & Machine Shop, On Water Street along Monongahela River, Rices Landing, Greene County, PA

W. A. Young & Sons Foundry & Machine Shop, On Water Street along Monon...

Significance: W. A. Young and Sons Foundry and Machine Shop is a well-preserved example of a local machine shop that served the industrial and personal needs of its surrounding area. It represents a transition... More

NASA Langley Research Center, 8-Foot High Speed Wind Tunnel, 641 Thornell Avenue, Hampton, Hampton, Virginia

NASA Langley Research Center, 8-Foot High Speed Wind Tunnel, 641 Thorn...

Significance: The facility was authorized in July 1933 and built by the Public Works Administration for $26,000. It tested complete models of aircraft and aircraft components in a high-speed airstream approach... More

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