TITLE

James Rouse combined urban renewal with entrepreneurship

AUTHOR(S)
Laborde, Errol
PUB. DATE
April 1996
SOURCE
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);4/15/96, Vol. 16 Issue 41, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on James Rouse, an urban pioneer in the United States who die from Lou Gehrig's disease. Rouse's involvement in the development of various central cities including Faneuil Hall Market Place and Harbor Place; Locations of developments; Development of American cities; His role as a member of the federal housing commission in the 1960s; Content of wire service obituary in `The Times-Picayune.
ACCESSION #
9605202271

 

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