Oregon State Planning Board Records Guide
Record Series Descriptions
Reconstruction Advisory Board Project Records
1.3 cubic feet
Arrangement: Alphabetical by subject or function
Series documents the assistance of the State Reconstruction Advisory Board to governmental entities in the application for grants from the Reconstruction Finance Corporation to provide local public works. Most of the recipients were cities and counties, however some state agencies also applied. Records include correspondence, maps, tables, graphs, proposals, publications, reports, minutes, and blueprint plans.
Topics include schools, water works, sewage plants, highways, flood control, irrigation, airports, sea walls, armories, city halls, port facilities, light and power, and waterfront development. Most of the records refer to 1933, however some data dates to 1860.