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WPA Project 76 Photo 6, Disposal plant and sewers in Emmitsburg, Maryland, September 1936

1936-0911.5 x 7 cmPhotograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

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Summary:Back of photo reads: "Disposal Plant and Sewers Emmitsburg Frederick County Maryland. It became necessary to lower grade on this ditch (which now carries Sewage from town) because the interceptor sewer line  crosses this ditch in the distance and both grades were identical by Gaither H. Sykes Project Consultant." September 1936. 
Creator:United States. Work Projects Administration
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:Frederick County
Emmitsburg
Temporal subject: 1931-1940
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:Frederick County
Emmitsburg
Topical subjects:United States. Works Progress Administration
Sewerage
Construction workers
Construction industry
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Copyright holder:Public domain
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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