Prosperity, Depression, and the New Deal (1919-1941)

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Prosperity, Depression, and the New Deal (1919-1941)

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The post-World War I period was characterized by economic, social and political turmoil. Post-war prosperity brought about changes to American popular culture. However, economic disruptions growing out the war years led to worldwide depression. The United States attempted to deal with the Great Depression through economic programs created by the federal government.

Items in the Prosperity, Depression, and the New Deal (1919-1941) Collection

WPA - Gorman Street Sewer Relief
View of 42" precast concrete pipe sewer connection of Long St. Sewer with new Gorman St. Sewer outlet at intersection of Long St. and Gorman St.

Location of camera at station 3 about 20' north of center line looking eastery.

Resident Engineer…

WPA - Intercepting Sewers Contract No. 9
Intercepting Sewers Contract No. 9 - Olentangy - Scioto Intercepting Sewer - Section 9

View of: 12-Inch temporary by pass flume in Doe Alley, 33-Inch brick sewer

Location of Camera 16 feet south of and 5 feet east of Southeast Corner Doe Alley…

WPA - Hudson St. District Storm Sewer Part 1
Relief Sanitary and Storm Sewers Contract No. 28

Hudson St. District Storm Sewer Part 1

View of Smith Park Skating Rink and existing sewer to be broken out prior to construction of Junction Center (Preliminary to construction)

Locatin of…

WPA - Northwood Avenue Relief Sewer
Relief, Sanitary & Storm Sewers, Contract, No. 16, Northwood Avenue Relief Sewer

View of residence No. 100 East Lane Avenue, brick need pointing up.

Location of camera 10 feet S. S.C.L. Looking north

Photo taken at 5:00 P.M.
October 24,…

WPA - Northwood Avenue Relief Sewer
Relief Sanitary and Storm Sewers Contract No. 16

View of sidewalk in front of houses 235, 239 and 243 E. Lane Ave. Note contractor's equipment at site of No. 5 shaft.

Location of camera on E.C.L Indianola 8 feet south S.C.L Lane Ave., looking…

WPA - Northwood Avenue Relief Sewer
Relief Sanitary and Storm Sewers Contract No. 16 Northwood Avenue Relief Sewer

View of concrete sidewalk in front of apartments No. 274 and 284 E. Lane Avenue

Location of camera 6' west ECL Indiana Avenue and 6' north NCL Lane Avenue

Photo…

WPA - West Side Relief Sewer Main Line Section 6
Relief Sanitary and Storm Sewers Contract No. 31

West side Relief Sewer Main Line Section 6

View of section of brick paving in Clarendon Ave which went down after pipe and concrete were in place and which tooke braces and sheeting down with…

WPA - West Side Relief Sewer Main Line Section 6
Relief Sanitary and Storm Sewers Contract No. 31

West side Relief Sewers Main Line Section 6

View of back porch of brick house on south east corner of Highland Ave and Palmetto St. show how the coping was settled and loose and sag in the porch…

WPA - Sunset Drive Storm Sewer
Relief Santary and Storm Sewers Contract No. 34

View of repaired sidewall at Neil Ave.

Location of camera at station 9 and 60 on centerline looking east.

Photo Taken at 9:45 A.M.
August 19, 1935

Photo witnessed by Mr. Dorsey Inspector

WPA - Sunset Drive Storm Sewer
Relief Sanitary and Storm Sewers Contract No. 34 Sunset Drive Storm Sewer General view of completed sewer

Location of camera at station 9 and 85 about 4 feet north of centerline looking east.

Photo taken at 9:55 A.M.
August 19, 1935

Photo…

WPA - Wilson Avenue Extension Relief Sewer, Part 2
Relief, Sanitary and Storm Sewers, Contract No. 49

View of Champion Avenue (prior to construction)

Location of camera at Station 42 - 00 about on center line looking south.

Photo witnessed by A.M. Mock, Sr. Asst. Engineer

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WPA - Wilson Avenue Extension Relief Sewer, Part 2
Relief, Sanitary and Storm Sewers, Contract No. 49, Wilson Avenue Extension Relief Sewer, Part 2

View of 96-inch sewer showing progress of work

Location fo the camera at Station 40 and 60 about on centerline looking west.

Photo taken 9:20…

WPA - Wilson Avenue Extension Relief Sewer, Part 2
Relief, Sanitary and Storm Sewers, Contract No. 49, Wilson Avenue Extension Relief Sewer, Part 2

View of temporary drainage ditch. Provided by Contractor, west of Champion Avenue.

Location of camera at Station 39 and 00 about 20 feet north of…

WPA - Wilson Avenue Extension Storm Sewer, Part 2
Relief, Sanitary and Storm Sewers Contract No. 49

Wilson Ave. Extension Storm Sewer, Part 2

View of trench for 96 inch sewer in Champion Ave.

Note: Sheeting and Bracing.

Location of camera at station 42 and 70 on center line looking…