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Sherri Vance and Amy Dee Stephens explain the history of the Amphitheater
Date Created: 2015-10-21

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A panning video of the amphitheater.
Date Created: 2015-10-21

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The Zoo Amphitheater traces its roots back to 1933, the year its construction began by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), an organization created under President Roosevelt’s Works Projects Administration (WPA) to carry out public works projects…
Date Created: 193-

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Photo of the picnic tables built by the WPA in 1936 located in Lincoln Park.
In Lincoln Park, there are dozens of picnic tables built by the WPA in 1936, located throughout the wooded picnic areas. The residents of Oklahoma City actively use them.…
Creator: hamquilter
Date Created: 2015-07-06

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This is the blueprint for the tropical birds and animals building at the Lincoln Park Zoo.
Creator: Davis, Joseph
Date Created: 193-

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This is a picture of New Deal workers working on the Monkey Island exhibit that would be a key feature at the Lincoln Park Zoo.
Date Created: 1930s

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This is a picture of the original layout of the Lincoln Park Zoo. The original map was drawn onto a linen canvas. New Deal funding allowed for renovations in the 1930s.
Creator: Marcus Gonzalez
Date Created: 1930s

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Visitors gather around New Deal construction of Alligator pits at the Lincoln Park Zoo
Creator: Marcus Gonzalez
Date Created: 1930s

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A picture of WPA workers at the construction site of the OKC Amphitheatre. The goal was to have seating for over 1,000 people. The Amphitheater was constructed in 1935 by the civilian conservation corps as part of the New Deal programs. The stage…
Creator: Marcus Gonzalez
Date Created: 1935

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A picture of WPA workers at the construction site of the OKC Amphitheatre. The goal was to have seating for over 1,000 people. The Amphitheater was constructed in 1935 by the civilian conservation corps as part of the New Deal programs. The stage…
Creator: Marcus Gonzalez
Date Created: 1935
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