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Works Progress Administration (WPA)


May 08, 1935

Congress established the Works Progress Administration

1936

Federal investigation occurred for charges of political interference with the WPA

Other events that happened on or around 1936

1937

Joseph Newman Alderson became the national WPA director

Other events that happened on or around 1937

1942

The Works Progress Administration ceased operation

Other events that happened on or around 1942


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