BUILDING A GYM AT LEWISVILLE, ARKANSAS, IN 1933. This was an Emergency Relief Administration (ERA) Project, predating the WPA. Picture from the Lafeyette County Historical Society. Enlargement by Robert Walz.

WOMEN OF LAFAYETTE COUNTY. These two women are Deal Armstead and Violet Young. Mrs. Zenobia Sasser, a grand-daughter of Mrs. Armstead, and a son Elmo (Fed) Armstead live in Lafayette County. Picture copied by Robert Walz.

SIX RURAL RELIEF CLIENTS AND "GOVERNMENT MULES," LAFAYETTE COUNTY, ARKANSAS, IN 1933. During the early New Deal, mules were given by federal agencies to needy farmers. Over sixty head of mules and horses, plus supplies, were furnished to relief clients in Lafayette County. Picture courtesy of Lafayette County Historical Society. Enlargement by Robert Walz.

 

   

 

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