Regions of the New Deal

The assignment of districts in the New Deal art projects is very confusing and hard to decipher. WPA districts were different from IAP districts. Theater Project districts were different from Art Project districts. When the Illinois Art and Craft Project (IACP) was formed, the districts were also different. Chicago was in W.P.A. Region 10.

The Illinois Art Project was divided into the following subregions:

The Theater Project Districts according to the Library of Congress American Memories website were:

War Manpower Commission Districts (1942)

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