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Aug 01, 1933

Eleanor Roosevelt traveled to coal camps in northern West Virginia

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1933

Federal government purchased 1,200-acre farm from Richard Arthur

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1933

Arthurdale Community founded under the National Industrial Recovery Act, first project of the U.S. Resettlement Administration

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1935

School constructed at Arthurdale based on progressive education

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1947

Federal government sold Arthurdale homes and community building to the homesteaders

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1985

Arthurdale Heritage, Inc., was founded

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