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WPA project number 3489, Arnett Terrace improvement project, Cumberland, Maryland, November 17, 1938

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Summary:Photograph documenting WPA Project Number 3489. Arnett Terrace improvement project in Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland, November 17, 1938. South retaining wall excavation on right. WPA truck removing waste. Curb forms at lower left.
Creator:United States. Works Progress Administration
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Allegany County
Place of origin – Settlement:Cumberland
Temporal subject: 1931-1940
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Allegany County
Geographical subject – Settlement:Cumberland
Topical subjects:Allegany County (Md.)
United States. Works Progress Administration
Road construction
Genre:Photographs
ArchivesUM location:Work Projects Administration in Maryland records
  • subseries 5.3
  • box 30
  • folder 21
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:United States. Work Projects Administration
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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