WPA Archives - Questions and Answers - Works Progress Administraion - 1939
Work Projects Administration (WPA) Forward
QUESTION'S AND ANSWERS ON THE WPA WORKS PROGRESS ADMINISTRATION F.C. HARRINGTON Administrator, U. S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 16-8068. This is a brochure by F.C. Harrington, Administrator, Works Progress Administration, 17 April 1939, 26 Pages. It provides answers to 66 Frequently Asked Questions regarding the WPA, its Workers and the Program.
- General Questions and Answers on the WPA
- WPA Employment
- Wages and Hours
- Safety and Compensation
- Administration, Supervision and Finances
- Private Industry
- WPA Workers
- Emergency Employment provided by Other Federal Agencies
This 1939 brochure on the WPA is execellent as the content is appropriate for both Middle and High School study -- especially, when integrated with other coursework on the Great Depression and the New Deal.