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University of Cincinnati - stadium renovation
Description: Original description reads: "Project #16-31-666. University of Cincinnati Stadium, Cincinnati, Ohio. The project calls for the excavation of the football field to a depth of eleven feet calling for the removal of 55,000 cubic yards of dirt, and increasing the seating capacity from 12,440 to 25,000, building of additional seats, construction of a new modern press box, 100 feet long and eight feet wide. Special box seats accommodating 736 will also be erected. This project started December 2, 1935, employs an average 450 men, and will cost a total of $151,750, of which amount W.P.A. furnished $112,650." View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: SA1039AV_B03F13_025_1
Subjects: Football stadiums; United States. Work Projects Administration; Architecture--Ohio--Pictorial works.
Places: Cincinnati (Ohio); Hamilton County (Ohio)