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WPA Project 36 Photo 11, Elkton Reservoir, Elkton, Cecil County, Maryland, November 27, 1935

1935-11-2711 x 6 cmPhotograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

umd:707274
umd:707275

Summary:This is a photo of construction workers pouring concrete piers for 5 foot parapet wall in Elkton, Cecil County, Maryland on November 27, 1935. Project # 36, photo # 11.
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
Topical subjects:United States. Works Progress Administration
Construction
Reservoirs
Construction workers
Concrete construction
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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