‘Lake Wabaunsee Spillway Construction WPA Camp’

Lake Wabaunsee Spillway Construction WPA Camp

This 1936 photo by Volland, Kansas shopkeeper, Otto Kratzer, features a view of the Works Progress Administration barracks building and the construction of the lake’s spillway. Rock was blasted from the spillway bed and crushed to various sizes of gravel, seen in the foreground.

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