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Men at Work: Rediscovering Depression-era Stories from the Federal Writers’ Project

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As part of Roosevelt’s New Deal program of the 1930s, the Works Progress Administration (WPA) provided relief jobs to millions of Americans. One facet of the WPA was the hiring of men and women to document the history and folklore of America so as to capture the “soul” of the nation. While researching at the Montana Historical Society Research Center more than a decade ago ...more
Paperback, 368 pages
Published August 31st 2012 by University of Utah Press
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Great stuff. Entertaining storytelling and interesting questions about economy and self worth.
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