Unemployed get work under Works Progress Administration projects in Chicago, Illinois
Chicago Illinois USA Date:1937 Duration:3 min 47 sec Sound:Yes
'A better Chicago'. Unemployed on the streets during the Great Depression. They sleep on the streets and stand in queues in Chicago, Illinois. People get employment under Works Progress Administration projects. Sewer pipe laid and debris cleared at the lake front. Men and women reconstruct animal skeletons in the field museum. Workers lengthen air port runways and drainage ditches being dug. Workers at construction site of a housing project for poor.
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