Executive Order 6198 Appointing Harold L. Ickes as Administrator of Public Works.
July 08, 1933
PURSUANT to the authority of "An Act to encourage national industrial recovery, to foster fair competition, and to provide for the construction of certain useful public works, and for other purposes," approved June 16, 1933, and in order to effectuate title II—Public Works and Construction Projects—thereof;
I hereby appoint Harold L. Ickes to exercise the office of Federal Emergency Administrator of Public Works.
Franklin D. Roosevelt, Executive Order 6198 Appointing Harold L. Ickes as Administrator of Public Works. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/208299