Bronx New Deal - Photo #458 - 227th Street Playground

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The 227th Street Playground in Bronx Park, June 2015. Like most of the playgrounds and parks built in the Bronx during the New Deal, this one sees plenty of use. The concrete drinking fountain on the left is a new one, replacing the original WPA fountain, which was upright.

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