Works Progress Administrstion
This Program will do.....
This program will be very helpful to a lot of jobless Americans. It will open up job opportunities to many poor Americans.
641,087 miles and highways will be built
125,110 public buildings will be built
8,192 parks will be built
This is a recovery part of the Great Depression
This program will be very successful in cleaning up after The Great Depression
WPA (Works Progress Administration) - 1937
This video is about the Works Progress Administration, which was part of Franklin D Roosevelt's New Deal. This program started during The Great Depression. This video shows the men working on construction sites including roads, bridges, buildings, airport construction as well as water and sewer projects. This video was intended to help the jobless Americans after The Great Depression.