Photo: 8 November 2018.
FEAPW plaque mounted in the entrance of the New Mexico Tech Gymnasium:
"New Mexico School of Mines Gymnasium - Federal Emergency Administration of
Public Works - Project No. 5127". FEAPW was the original name for the Public
Works Administration (PWA).
Records of the Public Works Administration [PWA], U.S. National
Archives Guide to Federal Records website, accessed 28 November 2018:
"FEAPW established by EO 6174, June 16, 1933, pursuant to the National
Industrial Recovery Act (48 Stat. 200), same date, to prepare a
comprehensive public works program. Renamed PWA and placed under Federal
Works Agency, coordinating agency for federal public works activities, by
Reorganization Plan No. I of 1939, effective July 1, 1939. PWA abolished,
1943. SEE 135.1."
Industrial Recovery Act of 1933, Virginia Commonwealth University
Libraries Social Welfare History Project, website accessed 28 November 2018.
Works Administration (PWA), 1933-1943, Living New Deal website,
accessed 28 November 2018.