The Greenbelt Community Building, which housed an elementary school and public library.
Photo from Library of Congress / James W. Rosenthal


The facade of the Greenbelt Community Building featured several "muscular art deco" sculptures that depicted tenets of the US Constitution.
Photo from Library of Congress / James W. Rosenthal


These works were created by Lenore Thomas, a WPA artist.
Photo from Library of Congress / James W. Rosenthal


Above we see a Greenbelt elementary school scene from November 1937. Adult education was also provided, for free, in the three green suburbs.
Photo from Library of Congress / John Vachon


The Public Library in the Community Building at Greendale, September 1939.
Photo from Library of Congress / John Vachon  


Here, we see the Community Building at Greenhills. Community Buildings were always situated on the periphery of the center city shopping center. 
Photo from Library of Congress / John Vachon

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