|AT THE present time, there are 18,000 men and women working on Works Progress Administration library projects in 38 states, New York City and the District of Columbia, under the national direction of Mrs. Ellen S. Woodward, assistant administrator of the WPA. In addition, some 12,000 persons work on book repair projects, largely for school libraries but also for public libraries and other public agencies in 36 states. >>more...>>
Title: WPA and Rural Libraries
Author: Chapman, Edward A.
Publication: Bulletin of the American Library Association
Date: October 1, 1938
Publisher: American Library Association
Permissions: Permission granted for non-commercial, educational purposes by The American Library Association
- Rural Conditions
Notes: Vol. 32, No. 10 (Oct. 1, 1938), p. 703.