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Working with History: The Historical Records Survey in Louisiana and the Nation, 1936-1942

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The Historical Records Survey, a federal project under the Works Progress Administration, has been almost forgotten by historians, although it was conducted largely for their benefit. Those who have used the WPA's city and state guides know the value of such projects to the researcher or curious visitor. In Working with history, Burl Noggles rescues the cultural riches of ...more
Hardcover, 139 pages
Published December 1st 1981 by Louisiana State University Press
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Fredrick Danysh
Nov 26, 2014 Fredrick Danysh rated it liked it
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A historical Records Survey was conducted as part of FDR's New Deal in an effort to put Americans to work during the Great Depression. This book is a result of those efforts in Louisiana from 1936-1942 and looks at the effort.
Fredrick
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