1936, uses statistics to entice potential employment. Interestingly, the United States in the background seems to be drawn entirely using Bezier curves.

1936, uses statistics to entice potential employment. Interestingly, the United States in the background seems to be drawn entirely using Bezier curves.

April 8, 1935 – The Works Progress Administration is formed when the Emergency Relief Appropriation Act of 1935 becomes law. It was the largest and most ambitious New Deal agency, employing millions of people to carry out public works projects, including the construction of public buildings and roads. The WPA also employed musicians, artists, writers, actors and directors in large arts, drama, media, and literacy projects.

April 8, 1935 – The Works Progress Administration is formed when the Emergency Relief Appropriation Act of 1935 becomes law. It was the largest and most ambitious New Deal agency, employing millions of people to carry out public works projects, including the construction of public buildings and roads. The WPA also employed musicians, artists, writers, actors and directors in large arts, drama, media, and literacy projects.

Works Progress Administration    On April 8, 1935, Congress approved the Emergency Relief Appropriation Act of 1935, the work relief bill that funded the Works Progress Administration (WPA). Created by President Franklin Roosevelt to relieve the economic hardship of the Great Depression, this national works program (renamed the Work Projects Administration beginning in 1939) employed more than 8.5 million people on 1.4 million public projects before it was disbanded in 1943.

Works Progress Administration On April 8, 1935, Congress approved the Emergency Relief Appropriation Act of 1935, the work relief bill that funded the Works Progress Administration (WPA). Created by President Franklin Roosevelt to relieve the economic hardship of the Great Depression, this national works program (renamed the Work Projects Administration beginning in 1939) employed more than 8.5 million people on 1.4 million public projects before it was disbanded in 1943.

WPA: Lessons on Design & Government | Brain Pickings

The Works Progress Administration: Timeless Lessons on Design and Government from the 1930s

Vintage Posters From the Works Progress Administration, I didn't use this poster as often for Lean On and Lead widgets, but I do use it a couple times.

Vintage Posters From the Works Progress Administration

Vintage Posters From the Works Progress Administration, I didn't use this poster as often for Lean On and Lead widgets, but I do use it a couple times.

Vintage Posters From the Works Progress Administration - Brian Resnick - The Atlantic

Vintage Posters From the Works Progress Administration

Vintage Posters From the Works Progress Administration - Brian Resnick - The Atlantic

Vintage Posters From the Works Progress Administration

Vintage Posters From the Works Progress Administration - Brian Resnick - The Atlantic

Vintage Posters From the Works Progress Administration - Brian Resnick - The Atlantic

Vintage Posters From the Works Progress Administration

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