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A better Minnesota

Author: United States. Works Progress Administration,
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : United States. Works Progress Administration, 1937.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects in Minnesota. Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) and WPA units battle a forest fire. Shows dams under construction at Lakeland, St. Paul, etc. WPA members supervise nursery school operations. Children are given medical examinations. Shows household training classes and scenes at a children's vacation camp. Sioux and Chippewa Indians weave, embroider, and make beads.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Streaming videos
Documentary films
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: United States. Works Progress Administration,
OCLC Number: 950267212
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed April 08, 2016).
Description: 1 online resource (10 min.)
Responsibility: produced by the Commercial Department of the News for the Works Progress Administration.

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On Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects in Minnesota. Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) and WPA units battle a forest fire. Shows dams under construction at Lakeland, St. Paul, etc. WPA members supervise nursery school operations. Children are given medical examinations. Shows household training classes and scenes at a children's vacation camp. Sioux and Chippewa Indians weave, embroider, and make beads. Pink granite is quarried and building construction begins. Shows WPA exhibits at the 1936 State Fair and fair ground improvements made by the WPA. County roads are graded and surfaced.

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