TITLE

Housing: the War Workers

AUTHOR(S)
Abrams, Charles
PUB. DATE
December 1941
SOURCE
New Republic;12/26/41, Vol. 105 Issue 26, p886
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the housing problem faced by defense workers in the United States. Cause of the failure of the war-housing program; Achievements in the public operations through the efforts of a U.S. Senator; Scramble among federal agencies for a share of the defense-housing operations; Information about conflict of the agencies with local authorities when housing operations became centralized; Discussion of the inexperience of federal agencies in site-selection and management; Comment on the houses built by the Public Buildings Administration; Suggestions on how the problem of housing can be solved.
ACCESSION #
14692475

 

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