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WPA Project 36 Photo 17, Construction of new reservoir, Elkton, Cecil County, Maryland, March 16, 1936

1936-03-1611 x 6 cmPhotograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

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Summary:Reverse caption reads: "Construction of new reservoir, installing supply and drainage lines to new twin reservoirs." This photo was taken in Elkton, Cecil County, Maryland on March 16, 1936. Project # 36, photo # 17.
Creator:United States. Works 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:Elkton
Place of origin – District:Cecil County
Temporal subject: 1931-1940
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:Elkton
Geographical subject – District:Cecil County
Topical subjects:United States. Works Progress Administration
Construction
Reservoirs
Drainage pipes
Drainage
ArchivesUM location:Works Projects Administration in Maryland records
  • box 2
  • accession 64-3
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Copyright holder:Public domain
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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