Reference Materials - WPA - The Great Depression
Artificial collection of reference materials including articles, political flyers, primary source materials, and other ephemera pertaining to the Great Depression, WPA, and related agencies.
The definitions given herewith are those used in the Survey of Current Changes in the Rural Relief Population. Terms pertaining to the WPA, Great Depression, and Rural Relief are defined.
Assignment was made by the issuance of a slip—WPA form 402—which was mailed to the applicant; it instructed him to report for work at a certain place on a certain date, and informed him as to the type of work he was to do and the wage rate at which he would be paid. Includes Actual Assignment Slips Used During the Depression.