#3 The Civil Works Administration employed unskilled people in need of work, sewing was one of the jobs many women did.

The Civil Works Administration employed unskilled people in need of work, sewing was one of the jobs many women did.

#11 Census of American business: 1933. A civil works administration project that was pretty well known.

Census of American business: A civil works administration project that was pretty well known.

Top 10 New Deal Programs of the Great Depression: Civil Works Administration (CWA)

10 Significant New Deal Programs

Top 10 New Deal Programs of the Great Depression: Civil Works Administration (CWA)

The New Deal - Timeline of The New Deal: Using at timeline storyboard, have students plot main events of FDR's New Deal. They should include effects of The New Deal and information about the Civil Works Administration and Relief Recovery Reform.

The New Deal - Timeline of The New Deal: Using at timeline storyboard, have students plot main events of FDR's New Deal. They should include effects of The New Deal and information about the Civil Works Administration and Relief Recovery Reform.

Road construction project of the Civil Works Administration in Burnt Corn, Alabama. :: Alabama Photographs and Pictures Collection

Road construction project of the Civil Works Administration in Burnt Corn, Alabama. :: Alabama Photographs and Pictures Collection

Sign shop for the Civil Works Administration in Conecuh County, Alabama. :: Alabama Photographs and Pictures Collection

Sign shop for the Civil Works Administration in Conecuh County, Alabama. :: Alabama Photographs and Pictures Collection

#10 Workers paint the gold dome of Denver Capital, for a project contributing to the Civil Works administration.

:: Civil Works Administration (CWA) workmen painting the gold dome of the Denver Capitol, 1934 ::

Decatur AL: Old State Bank. Chartered 1832, built 1833. By combining elements of Federal style with Greek Revival style, introduced a new look and influenced buildings in Alabama until the Civil War. Originally housed the Bank of the State of Alabama, Tennessee Valley Branch. A Union Army supply depot during the Civil War, it survived the burning of Decatur (shelled by a gunboat). In 1934 saved and renovated by FDR's Civil Works Administration (CWA). #Decatur

The Old State Bank building once housed the state bank. Its architectural style, a combination of Federal and Greek Revival styles, is said to have influenced architecture throughout the state prior to the Civil War.

The New Deal - 5 Ws: FDR's New Deal sought to help America recover from The Great Depression. Create a plot diagram graphic organizer / storyboard to look at the effects of the New Deal and how Relief Recovery Reform and the Civil Works Administration tried to help the American people. See the full lesson plan here: https://www.pinterest.com/storyboardthat/the-new-deal/

The New Deal - 5 Ws: FDR's New Deal sought to help America recover from The Great Depression. Create a plot diagram graphic organizer / storyboard to look at the effects of the New Deal and how Relief Recovery Reform and the Civil Works Administration tried to help the American people. See the full lesson plan here: https://www.pinterest.com/storyboardthat/the-new-deal/

Delano Park formal garden, Decatur, Alabama. The original park opened in 1887, and the formal garden area was dedicated by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt on January 21, 1933. The garden and stone structures were a result of funding by the Civil Works Administration (CWA) and Works Progress Administration (WPA). The 1930s renovations were led by the pioneering female architect Carolyn Cortner Smith.

Delano Park formal garden, Decatur, Alabama. The original park opened in 1887, and the formal garden area was dedicated by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt on January 21, 1933. The garden and stone structures were a result of funding by the Civil Works Administration (CWA) and Works Progress Administration (WPA). The 1930s renovations were led by the pioneering female architect Carolyn Cortner Smith.

Work crew in Griffith Park [graphic]

Work crew in Griffith Park Contingent of men given work by the new federal civil works administration at work in Griffith Park, Nov.

The New Deal - Programs of the New Deal: In this activity, students will look into different programs that FDR set up to help American Citizens. Examples include: WPA, Civil Works Administration, and the CCC. Find the complete student activity in our lesson plan!

The New Deal - Programs of the New Deal: In this activity, students will look into different programs that FDR set up to help American Citizens. Examples include: WPA, Civil Works Administration, and the CCC. Find the complete student activity in our lesson plan!

John Gutmann Civil Works Administration Workers Waiting to Join a Funeral Procession for Workers Killed by Police During the General Strike, San Francisco 1934

John Gutmann Civil Works Administration Workers Waiting to Join a Funeral Procession for Workers Killed by Police During the General Strike, San Francisco 1934

Built by labor managed under the New Deal’s Works Progress and Civil Works administrations, Las Animas County's 1930s Kim Schools--comprising a gym, elementary school, and high school--stand as a symbol of the programs' power to vitalize Colorado’s eastern plains towns. Unfortunately, today the buildings face threats of demolition and decay from pressure to upgrade technology with new construction. #PreserveCO

Built by labor managed under the New Deal’s Works Progress and Civil Works administrations, Las Animas County's 1930s Kim Schools--comprising a gym, elementary school, and high school--stand as a symbol of the programs' power to vitalize Colorado’s eastern plains towns. Unfortunately, today the buildings face threats of demolition and decay from pressure to upgrade technology with new construction. #PreserveCO

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