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   Container / Location    Title
 
Series I. Greenbelt Towns, Resettlement Administration. Card File and Printed Matter, 1936-1937 [series]:
  15  
Alphabetical card file on planners and architects and their qualifcations, prepared by Vinton in the fall of 1935 on request of Rexford Tugwell for selection for employment on Suburban Resettlement Greenbelt Town projects.
  24  
"Comparative Architectural Details in Greenbelt Housing," American Architect and Architecture (2 copies)
  24  
"Planned Community Appraised," Greenbelt, Md., The Architectural Forum
  24  
An article by Henry Churchill entitled "American's Town Planning Begins," Reprint from New Republic
  24  
O. Kline Fulmer's article entitled Greenbelt, Washington, American Council on Public Affairs
  24  
"The Meaning of the Greenbelt Towns," The New Republic
  24  
Maps, survey, photographs, pamphlets, brochures, First Annual Report of Resettlement Administration
  24  
Resettlement Administration: First Annual Report 1936; Interim Report, April 1936
  24  
Resettlement Administration: Greenhills, Ohio brochure
  24  
Resettlement Administration: Greenbelt [Md.] brochure
  24  
Resettlement Administration: Greendale, Wisconsin brochure
  24  
Resettlement Administration: General Map of Greenhills Site
  24  
Resettlement Administration: Map, General Land use for Greenbelt, Maryland
  24  
Resettlement Administration: Boundary Survey, Greenbelt Area, Prince George County, Maryland
  24  
Resettlement Adminstration: Greenbelt Towns, Washington (2 copies). Lists staff of Suburban Resettlement pamphlet
  24  
Resettlement Administration: America's Land, Washington, 1 volume (a pamphlet)
  24  
Resettlement Administration: Pictures of Greenbelt with departmental stamp (6 pictures)
  24  
Resettlement Administration: Pictures of Slums with departmental stamp (13 pictures)
  24  
Resettlement Administration: Resettlement Administration, Washington, pamphlet
  24  
An article by Rexford G. Tugwell entitled "Magical Greenbelt is Rising Model Maryland Community," from Work
  24  
"Farm Security Administration Announces Greenbelt Rentals," U.S. Department of Agriculture. M.C. news release (2 copies)
  24  
"Greenbelt Communities 1/25/40," U.S. Department of Agriculture, Farm Security Administration, M.C. news release
  24  
An article by Warren J. Vinton entitled "Greenbelt for Tomorrow (Ebenezer Howard) TS
  24  
You Can't Resettle Me! Saturday Evening Post
 
Series II. Chief Economist. Office Files [1935-1945]-1949 [series]:
  1  
"A-Miscellaneous" Correspondence
  1  
"Abrams, Charles"-Correspondence, articles
  1  
"Adequacy of Housing, Committee on" Reports of meetings
  1  
"Advisory Groups" correspondence and lists of possible members for U.S. Housing Authority
  1  
"Allotment of Funds, Application" Application for funds for post World War II low-rent housing
  28  
"Alternate Public Housing Scheme"-Rehabilitation Plan of Arthur Binns, Philadelphia, Penn.
  28  
"Alternate Public Housing Schemes"-General Report: Report by Vinton on alternate schemes for public housing
  28  
"Alternate Public Housing Scheme"-Lambert Plan: Lambert Housing Project at Princeton, N.J.
  28  
"Alternate Public Housing Schemes"-Other Plans: Borsodi projects, Rutgerstown and Queenstown, N.Y.C., Mayer plan of self-endowed communitites, etc.
  28  
"Alternate Public Housing Scheme"-Public Service Building Corporation, N[ational] A[ssociation] of R[eal] E[state] B[oards]: recommendation for creation of Public Service Building Corporation
  28  
"Alternate Public Housing Scheme"-USHA-FHA Cooperation (NAREB): cooperation in acquiring land and financing recommended by NAREB
  28  
"Alternate Public Housing Schemes"-Wolcott Plan: federal insurance of local low-rent housing bond issues urged by Senator Wolcott (R)
  1  
"American Federation of Labor" Memoranda, recommendations, broadsides
  1  
"American Society of Planning Officials" correspondence
  1  
"B-miscellaneous-correspondence
  1  
Bauer, Catherine, see Wurster, Catherine Bauer
  1  
"Book Reviews and Notices" TS reviews
  1  
"Census of Housing" correspondence, memoranda, testimony esp.
  1  
"Census of Housing" Promotion and Legislation Census: requests, resolutions from Central Housing Committee, NANO, NAREB, etc. asking for inclusion of housing date in 1940 census, drafts of bill to provide for national census of housing, exerpts from Congressional Record, memoranda, correspondence, copies of 4 bills as introduced in Senate and House of Representatives reports resolutions for repeal amendment, etc. clippings, testimony in hearings, appropriation bills, etc.
 
"Central Housing Committee" 1935-1942 [subseries]:
  1  
CHC Minutes 1935-1937: Minutes of organization meeting
  1  
Confidential report of Special Committee for CHC consideration, report of Organization Committee
  1  
Extract from 25th meeting of the Central Housing Committee
  1  
Minutes of 30th meeting, January 12, 1939, excerpts from Minutes, file annotated "Materials taken by Mr. Straus to CHC meeting of Jan. 12, 1939. . .File with meeting of CHC 1/12/39"
  1  
CHC Reports: Present Activities and Organization of Federal Housing Agencies and Organization of Federal Housing Agencies #12, Confidential
  1  
Activities and Organization of Federal Agencies Concerned with Housing
  1  
Confidential report of the President including special section on housing policies and procedure and general section on Committee Organization and Operations
  1  
1st annual report
  1  
Report by F.A. Delano, "A Federal Housing Program Related to the Needs of the Lower Income Group"
  1  
"General Summary covering Organization and Operations Program, Production and Personnel"
  1  
"Summary of Organization and Operations. . .Groups, Sections"
  1  
Report of Committe on Defense Housing
  1  
Outline of Final Reports of. . .Committees and Subcommittes
  1  
Committee on Economics and Statistics Final Report
  1  
Committee on Coordination: Confidential report of Committee on Coordination of Housing Activities
  1  
Copies of letters of transmittance by Frederick Delano, report of conference of the Committee on Coordination of Housing Activities of federal government
  1  
Correspondence to Resettlement Administration and U.S. Housing Authority, agencies whom Vinton represented on Committee, concerning statements, policy, meetings, etc., letters announcing resignation and appointment chairmen; memoranda appoining W.J.V. as official representative
  4  
Federal Housing Functions: Report, drafts, notes and memoranda on report of Sub-Committee on Federal Housing Functions (est. Jan. 29, 1936) considering housing program for low income groups and demarcation between public and private housing; report in two sections because of basic disagreement among Committee members, MC, TS and MS.
  1  
Governors' meeting: Program of luncheon given by C.H.C. in honor of governors attending the inauguration and list of members CHC luncheon speech by Frederic Delano, chairman CHC on "Nation-wide Housing Policy"
  4  
Minimum Cost House, Department of Commerce: Report of Subcommittee on Design and Construction on Minimum Price House
  1  
Address by C.F. Palmer, Housing Coordinator of National Defense Advisory Commission to CHC, October 5, 1940 invitation to party on dispersal CHC July 24, 1942, statement by F.A. Delano on aims and organization of CHC
  1  
Planning and Initiation: Memorandum from Resettlement Administration; report on material available on housing needs; outline of studies within scope of Subcommittee on Planning and Intiation; planning criteria of Resettlement Administration Housing Division P.W.A., Federal housing Administration incl. Circular 3 on Low-Cost Housing proposal for study on housing
  3  
Planning and Initiation-Glossary Section: Minutes of Sub-Committee on planning and initiation, Central Housing Committee; annotated glossary of housing terms; letter
  4  
Procedure and Administration-Love's Labor Lost: Chart on selected housing conditions, correspondence and drafts, outlines, report and revisions of "A Summary of Important Facts on Housing" prepared Feb. 1937 by Sub-committee on procedure and Administration for state governments and issued by National Emergency Council
  3  
Procedure and Administration-Policy C.H.C.: General questionnaire on housing policy from Sub-committee on Procedure and Administration of Central Housing Committee, drafts of responses and transcript of meetings of Resettlement Administration to formulate department's reply; Sub-committee report; revised versions of Sub-committee report incorporating and consolidating views on federal housing policy
  1  
Research and Sat.-Foreign Housing Section: The British Government in Housing 1851-1935. A Housing Division PWA Study by Arthur Bessin; issued by the Foreign Housing Section, Central Housing Committee, Sub-committee on research and statistics, 1937 revised edition
  19  
"Central Statistical Board"-Fifth annual report 1938/39 memoranda on returns and services
  1  
"Chicago, Ill."-correspondence
  1  
"Chief Economist and Planning Officer"-memorandum on "Planning and Policy-Making in the United States Authority" submitted to Nathan Straus, Administrator for discussion
  1  
"Citizen's Housing Council of New York"-correspondence and report
  1  
"Commissioner" correspondence, memoranda to commissioner, National Housing Agency
  19  
"Conference on Housing (Secretary Ickes)"-binder of "Material prepared for discussion of agenda," conference on housing policy held by secretary Ickes
  28  
"Coordination of Defense Housing"-executive order 8632 for Coordination of National Defense Housing and regulations governing defense housing coordination
  13  
"Cost Limitations"-statutory cost limitations on public housing projects
  28  
"Costs and Estimates-Memoranda, charts, statements concerning construction costs, overall costs, comparisions, progress reports, answers to queries
  13  
"Court Decisions on Public Housing"-two cases in Supreme Court of the United States
  28  
"Defense Housing"-memoranda, correspondence and reports on U.S.H.A. participation in defense housing program from Nathan Straus, U.S.H.A. administrator, Leon Keyserling Deputy Administrator and C.F. Palmer, Defense Housing Coordinator
  28  
"Defense Housing"-binder, indexed under drafts of bills, U.S.H.A. statements, CHC statements, Defense Council, N.A.H.O., miscellaneous statements, on participation of U.S.H.A. in defense housing projects
  28  
"Defense Housing-Memoranda and speeches on estimates of housing needs and cost for defense program, need for rental housing, defense workers' incomes etc., correspondence with National Committee on the Housing Emergency, comments on speeches by C.F. Palmer National Defense Housing Co-ordinator charts on distribution of public housing by various federal agencies, mainly between Vinton and Nathan Straus, administrator
  28  
"Defense Housing"-Landam Act Legislative Hist. DH: Bill on Landa Act, H.R. 10412, Public No. 849 "To expedite the provision of housing in connection with national defense" indexed, numbered 1-19
  28  
"Defense Housing"-Public #781 Legislative Hist. DH"-Congressional Record, House and Senate; Senate ammendments and report on additional authorization for defense housing, emergency supplemental estimate for defense housing, memoranda from Nathan Straus, U.S.H.A. to John Carody, F.W.A. on U.S.H.A. participation
  28  
"Defense Housing Coordinator"-Press release on role of Defense Housing Coordinator, executive order and regulations, staff list, statement of racial policy, correspondence with C.F Palmer, Defense Housing Coordinator, Jacob Crane, Assistant Coordinator, annual report and report on crisis localities
  28  
"Defense Housing Coordinator"-Memoranda and correspondence between C.F. Palmer, Defense Housing Coordinator and Nathan Straus, Vinton and others, U.S.H.A.on coordinating functions, relationships, and programs of housing agencies working on defense housing
  7  
"Rental Policy"-[Defense Housing Rental Policy] Statements of policy on defense housing rentals for army, navy industrial workers, and army civilian personnel
  28  
"Delano, Frederick A."-Memorandum and 5 drafts of report of Central Housing Committee on "A Federal Housing Program Related to the Needs of the Lower Income Groups," offspring of report as appeared in American City, Jan. 1937, correspondence on statement on report by J.S. Lansill, Resettlement Administrator
  28  
"Density"-Definitions of gross and net residential density, memoranda on density in specific projects, research notes, site plans, memoranda on setting official definition from Nathan Straus, administrator James Routh, Research and Statistics Division
  1  
"Detroit"-Memorandum from National Resources Planning Board
  13  
"Disposition of War Housing"-Determination after war: preliminary report by inter-division postwar committee on postwar dispostion of government owned war housing, extracts from NHA manual, recommendations of National Committee on Housing Emergency and statement on FPHA policy
  13  
"Disposition of War Housing"-Disposition [of War Hsg.] miscellaneous
  1  
"'E' Miscellaneous"-correspondence
  13  
"Earmarkings-Jan. 1941"-allocation of federal funds
  20  
"'F' Miscellaneous"-correspondence with Ernest Fisher on anniversary celebration
  14  
"Federal Housing Administration, Division of Economics and Statistics"-Technique for a real property survey, July 19, 1935-Aug. 14, 1938, M.C. Pt. I. Survey procedure; Pt. II. Tabulation instructions for dwelling survey; Pt. III. Block Tabulation and General Survey Tables 1-18; Supplement annotated: "WJV in charge of field operations. . ." as a Field Research Supervisor, F.H.A.
  13  
"FPHA Bulletins-[Federal Public Housing Authority] FPHA Bulletin, Washington, D.C. v. 2 no. 8 (January 1, 1945)-9, 11-14, 17-19 (December 1, 1946); v. 4 no. 2-6 (June 1947), 1945-1947
  28  
"FPHA Releases"-[Federal Public Housing Authority] Bulletins, brochures, news releases on public war housing and its disposal and reuse
  2  
"Furniture"-Departmental memoranda on furnishing U.S.H.A. aided defense housing projects, reconsideration when families were housed and data on inclusion of furniture in rent in tenant occupied units
  1  
"'G' Miscellaneous"-correspondence
  17  
"Greer-Hansen Plan"-Report "Proposed Federal Program for Urban Redevelopment and Housing" and criticism
  24  
"Greenbelt Operating Budgets"-binder of study by Clarence Stein, memoranda, correspondence
  24  
"Greendale"-Maps, 1938-1963, draft of report by Jacob Crane "Metropolitan Land Reserves as illustrated by Greendale, Wisc.," reports by Walter Kroenig 1946; 1949; photos by Elbert Peets, 1938-1963
  24  
Village of Greendale, Wisc. Map
  24  
Village of Greendale, Wisc. Study for Development. Map
  24  
Village of Greendale, Milwaukee Community Development Corp. Map
  24  
Village of Greendale, Wisc. 2 maps
  24  
"Greendale"-Metropolitan Land Reserves (rough draft) as illustrated by Greendale Wisconsin, Jacob Crane, Consultant
  24  
"Greendale"-Walter Kroenig. Ten Year Financial Report of Greendale
  24  
"Greendale"-Kroenig, Walter, The Development and Disposition of Greendale Wisconscin Second General Report, TS, MC
  1  
"Grimm, Peter"-Grimm's Slum Clearance Program
  1  
"'H' Miscellaneous"
  7  
"Housing-General"-cost and supply related to income: report analyzing national housing policy in relation to annual costs of shelter and family income, "for use of Judge Sam Rosenman," revised copy, memo on housing costs and defense workers incomes, memo on national housing cost analysis; telegram from Nathan Straus lauding housing cost and analysis as "Masterful and Comprehensive"
  1  
"Housing-General"-Statements of California Housing Association prepareed by Catherine Bauer on "Principles for a Redevelopment Program" TS (2 copies)
  7  
"Housing Legislation Information Office"-List of members (individual and organizations), broadsides, drafts of pamphlets on Wagner-Steagall Housing Bill and completed copies
  3  
"Hygene of Housing, Committee on"-[Div. of American Public Health Association] Pamphlets, records concerning the appraisal technique for measuring the quality of houisng developed by the Committee incl. report of Commission in 2 sections, 5 parts
  3  
"Ihlder, John"-2 speeches of correspondence to and from John Ihlder, executive officer, Alley Dwelling Authority for District of Columbia concerning defining "housing," "ability to pay," "subsidy"
  2  
"Income Definition"-correspondence, inter-office memoranda concerning data used to estimate net income on low-rent housing needs survey and statement of policy on net income; from William Seaver, Assistant Administrator for Development U.S.H.A., James Rough, Director Research and Statistics, Edith Almer Wood, Consultant Lawrence Bloomberg, Asst. Chief Economist and Planning Officer
  2  
"Income Thirds"-correspondence, memoranda and final statement on determining income thirds and production of new houses on basis of specified cities (different rating as to which group served by private building) with Vinton's recommendation that separate figures be used for urban and rural areas; with Nathan Straus, Leon Keyserlng, Edith Wood, Catherine Bauer, James Routh
  1  
"Index to Files, Extra Copies of"-"List of Contents of WJV's files," listed alphabetically be headings and sub-headings, PC
  2  
"International Housing and Town Planning Conference" Correspondence esp. with Carolos Contreras on arrangements for 16th International Congress on Housing and Town Planning held in Mexico City 13-27 Aug. 1939 to which Vinton member of U.S. Delegation and representative of U.S. Housing Authority; program, list of U.S. delegates and report
  1  
"'K' Miscellaneous"-correspondence
  2  
"Keyserling, Leon H."-copies of letters recommending elevation of Keyserling from deputy to Administrator of U.S. Housing Authority; correspondence with Sergei Grimm, Syracuse on policy of "urban redevelopment" and Housing; postwar housing problems
  20  
"'L' Miscellaneous"-correspondence with Fulton Lewis on his attack on National Housing Agency
  2  
"Labor Department"-National Conference on Labor Legislation L.D.: Proceedings of National Conference
  2  
2nd National Conference
  2  
Reports of 3rd National Conference
  2  
Bulletin
  2  
A.S.P.O. newsletter with annotations
  2  
"Labor Housing Conference"-All releases L.H.C.: Press releases, reports, resolutions, circulars, annual report 3/20/36 outlining formation of Labor Housing Conference and its role along with R.F.L. supporting concept of public low cost housing, government housing agency, Wagner housing bill, etc. MC
  1  
"Land Aquisitions"-Change in National Housing Agency manual
  19  
"Local Authority Conference"-Material for administrator's conference: Binder of topics to be discussed
  19  
"Local Authority Conference"-Preparatory Material for Local Authority Conference: Schedules and committee reports
  19  
"Local Authority Conferences"-Record of L.A. Conferences: Looseleaf notebook of conference proceedings
  3  
"Local Authorities Conference"-Washington Conference between Administrator of U.S.H.A. and representatives of certain local authorities
  3  
Binder: list of those present, confidential memos, committee assignments, committee reports, TS, MC and MS
  3  
"Local Authorities Conference"-Washington Second Conference of Local Housing Authorities: Binder has list of those invited, list of those participating, U.S.H.A. preliminary outline of policies and procedures, memos, speeches, material for interviewers, minutes, speeches, TS and MC
  2  
"Low Rent Housing"-Confidential memo on limits of federal government participation, memoranda by Frederick Delano, procedures and statements explaining the public low-rent housing program
  3  
"Manual-Memoranda, minutes, reports concerning the production of U.S.H.A. manuals under the direction of Vinton
  3  
"Manual on Policy and Procedure"-Procedure on Procedure: Reports, drafts, memoranda on drawing a manual of policy and procedures for F.P.H.A.
  3  
"Market Analysis and Surveys"-Memoranda, notes report on use of market analysis and surveys to determine housing market, Administrator's order no. 7 transferring research and analysis to Administrator's office 1942, drafts of polciy statement "An Apporach to Local Housing Market Analysis" from Nathan Straus, James Routh, Edith E. Wood, Herbert Emmerick, Philip Klintznick
  28  
"McGill University"-Speech "The Planning of Public Housing" in extension series, School of Architecture, McGill University, Montreal, P.Q.
  3  
"Miscellaneous Memoranda"-Memoranda to and by Vinton chiefly concerning research subjects and procedures
  19  
"Mutual Ownership Plan for Homes"-Audubon Mutual Ownership Plan Legal Instruments Copy no. 5 Mr. Vinton: Binder of legal instruments between Audobon Mutual Ownership Corp., Camden N.J. and F.P.H.A., indexed
  19  
"Mutual Ownership Plan for Homes"-Mutual Ownership Plan for defense housing, analysis and criticism by Vinton etc.
  19  
"Mutual Ownership Plan for Homes"-Mutual Ownership: Correspondence, memoranda on mutual ownership, especially of government built wartime homes
  19  
"Mutual Ownership Plan for Homes-[Mutual Ownership] Correspondence, memoranda, pamphlets on mutual ownership, especially of government built wartime homes and Greenmont, Ohio
  19  
"Mutual Ownership Plan for Homes"-Mutual Ownership Defense Housing Division, Federal Works Agency, Binder containing Division's report by Lawrenc Westbrook including magazine articles
  19  
"Mutual Ownership Plan for Homes"-Mutual Ownership Plan Legal Instruments: Binder of legal instruments to put mutual ownership plan into effect, indexed
  19  
"Mutual Ownership Plan for Homes"-Report and Studies by W.J.V. [on Mutual Home Ownership Plan]: Report, studies and statistics
  1  
"'N' Miscellaneous"-Correspondence
 
"National Association of Housing Officials" [subseries]:
  3  
Annual Meetings N.A.H.O.: Proceedings of organization meeting 1933, program, speech, statement, resolution, MC, TS
  13  
Bulletin 1934-1935 NAHO: Bulletin #10 (May 21, 1934), 21, 29-34, 38, 44-46, 50-76 (Dec. 1935) plus supplements and enclosures
  13  
Bulletins 1936 NAHO: Bulletin #77 (Jan. 13, 1936)-#103 (Dec. 21, 1936) plus supplements and enclosures, Index bulletins 1-76 by number and subject; Index of bulletins 77-103 by number and by subject
  13  
Bulletins 1937 NAHO: Bulletins #104 (Jan. 9, 1937)-119, 121-129 (Dec. 27, 1937), plus supplements and enclosures
  13  
Bulletins 1938-1939 NAHO: Bulletin #130 (Jan. 5, 1938)-134 (May 5, 1939); NAHO News, to supercede regular bulletin began January 1938
  13  
Bulletin 1940-Present: Bulletin #135 (May 3, 1940), 137-139, 143-144, 148, 150-151, 153-157 (July 15, 1943), 161 (November 29, 1944)-164 (December 20, 1946)
  1  
Federal-Local Relations Committee: Report on meetings
  28  
Housing Program for the United States 1939: Correspondence on appointment and meeting of committee to re-examine National Association Housing Officials 1934 Urban Public Housing statement from Bleecker Marquette Coleman Woodbury; MC draft of re-examination
  28  
Housing Program for the U.S. 1941: Outline of restatement of A Housing Program for the United States by N.A.H.O., minutes of Committee on Comprehensive Housing Program (MC), meeting notices, drafts of statements
  1  
Local Authority Letter: Letter #56
  1  
N.A.H.O. General: Newsletters, correspondence, reports, pamphlets
  13  
N.A.H.O. News: NAHO News v. 1 #1-6 (Feb.-Sept. 1938); v. 2 (1939); index; v. 3 (1-9 January-November 1940); v. 4 (1-3, 5-9 January-December 1941); v. 5 (1-3, 5-10 January-December 1942); v. 6 (1-4, 6-11 January-December 1943); v. 7 (#2-3, 6 February-March, June 1944)
  28  
NAHO Postwar Housing Committee 1941-1942: correspondence, drafts concerning report of committee on postwar housing of National Association of Housing Officials, membership lists; from Bleecker marquette, Edmund Bacon, Carl Feiss
  28  
NAHO Postwar Housing Committee 1943: Interim reports of January 1943, March 1943, criticism, suggested table of contents, suggestion on yield insurance, correspondence from Bleecker Marquette and Hugh Pomeroy
  28  
NAHO Postwar Housing Committee 1944: Statement of Hugh Pomeroy before Public Buildings and Grounds Committee, House of Representatives, report housing for the United States after the war, correspondence concerning corrections and revisions including Vinton's policy on role of Federal officials
  13  
Washington Housing Letter: Washington Housing Letter. . . to Local Housing Authorities, v. 1 no. 1 (Sept. 11, 1943)-10, 12; v. 2 no. 1-11, 13-14 (Nov. 29, 1944); v. 3 no. 1-5, 9-18, 20-37 (Dec. 3, 1945)
  17  
"National Association of Real Estate Boards: Correspondence, news releases, reports
  7  
"National Capital Housing Authority"-District of Columbia 1944-1945 [Legislation]: Hearings before Senate Subcommittee of the Committee on the District of Columbia investigating program of the National Capital Housing Committee 1943-1944, hearings before House Subcommittee on the Judiciary of the Committee on the District of Columbia on bills on the elimination of alley dwellings 1944, Committee print on S. 953 to establish Urban Redevelopment Agency, bill S. 1426 (1945) by House and Senate
  7  
"National Capital Housing Authority"-Miscellaneous: Report of Housing and Rent Control Committee, Federation of Citizens' Association (1943) attacking National Capital Housing Authority under John Ihlder, memoranda and clippings on attack; statement on investigation of NCHA by John Ihlder 1944; extract of Senate Testimony in Pencil Points; report of National Industrial Conference Bard attack NCHA 1945 and responses by Ihlder and Philip Klutznick, Commissioner F.P.H.A., clippings, summary of testimony by opponents of public housing before Burton Committee
  1  
"National Committe of Housing Associations"-Recommendations on war housing
  17  
"National Committtee on Housing, Inc."-Correspondence, reports on defense and postwar housing program and policy;
  17  
"National Committee on Housing Inc.-"Tomorrow's Town: publication of the National Committee on the Housing Emergency, Inc.; vo. 1 #1-7, 9-12 (April 1943-March 1944), vol. 2 #1-3 (April-Summer 1944); 1945 and National Committee on Housing Inc.
  1  
"National Housing Agency"-Lecture Series: Transcript of lectures
  17  
"National Housing Agency"-Organization orders from office of the Administrator
  1  
"National Housing Agency"-Releases-press relaeases, especially on war and veteran's housing
  17  
"National Housing Agency"-Urban Studies Division: Correspondence, extracts from manual on role of Urban Studies Division
  1  
"National Housing Association"-Notice of dissolution of Association
  1  
"National Housing Committee"-Resignation of Catherine Bauer
 
"National Public Housing Conference" [subseries]:
  2  
NPHC-Releases: Releases, reports, pamphlets on public housing and redevelopment and covering legislation
  2  
Miscellaneous 1944-1945: correspondence reports, analysis of proposed legislation, speeches concerning wartime housing, Taft-Ellender-Wagner Bill (National Housing Bill), payment in bill of tax policy, TS, MC
  2  
Miscellaneous 1934-1943 N.P.H.C.: conference programs, agenda, speeches, correspondence, memoranda re conferences, meetings with officials, publications concerned with wartime housing, government payments for International Service fee, TS, MC
  2  
Miscellaneous 1948-1949 N.P.H.C.: (National Public Housing Conference to May 1949, then National Housing Conference) Newsletters, bulletins, membership bulletins, some correspondence, especially covering passing of National Houisng Commission Act, July 1949
  2  
Miscellaneous 1946-1947: Release and newsletter in favor of public housing program, favoring Taft-Ellender Wagner Bill, rent control, opposing Wo.cott Dispostin Bill, covering different aspects and interest of program
  13  
Public Housing (Bulletins) N.P.H.C.: Public Housing (formerly Public Housing Progress) v. 9 #3-12 (March-Dec. 1943); v. 10 #2-11 (Feb.-Nov. 1944); v. 11 (1945); v. 12 #1-5, 8-9 (Jan.-Sept. 1946); v. 12 #1, 3-4, 6 (Jan.-Nov. 1947); v. 14 #1-2, 5 (Jan.-May 1948); Duplicates
  13  
Public Housing Progress (Bulletins) N.P.H.C.: v. 1 #2 (Dec. 15, 1934), 4-11 (Nov. 15, 1935); v. 2 #1-9 (1935-1936); v. 3 #1-8 (Nov. 1937-June 1937); v. 4 (1937-1938); v. 5 (1938-1939); v. 6 #1-4, 6-8 (1940); v. 7 (1941); v. 8 (1942); v. 9 #1-2 (Jan.-Feb. 1943); Duplicates
  1  
"National Resources Committee"-Correspondence, report, press release
  7  
"National Resource Planning Board"-Housing, Need for: Reports, statements, clippings, memorandum, articles on housing needs and impending shortages by Franklin Roosevelt, Catherine Bauer, Coleman Woodbury, Franklin Delano; Includes National Resources Board confidential report on housing by Catherine Bauer, Woodbury and Edith Wood, 1935
  1  
"New Orleans, La."-Letter and photo
  20  
"New School for Social Research"-Letter to Charles Abrams on policy of New School for Social Research
  17  
"Organization"-Charts and orders on organization of U.S. Housing Authority
  3  
"Organization Charts"-Chart of U.S. Housing Authority's administrative organization 1939-1941, of Federal Public Housing Authority 1942-1946, of Public Housing Administration 1948, # directories of officers of housing administration 1946-1949
  4  
"Payments in Lieu of Taxes"-PILOT correspondence, memoranda, outlines, statements dealing with tax exemptions on defense housings correspondence with Municipal Finance Officers Association on demand PILOT be raised to 10% of shleter rents, increas announced June 15, 1944, Vinton trip to Chicago November 1943, brief from Boston housing interests
  4  
"Payments in Lieu of Taxes"-NAHO Committee [National Association of Home Officials]: Report of Committee on Housing Subsidy and Finance, "Payments in Lieu of Taxes" MC (2 copies)
  1  
"Post-War Planning"-Correspondence, notes report on urban redevelopment; see also other headings N.H.A. Postwar Discussion Group
  3  
"Progress Charts"-Production Progress: Charts and graph on U.S.H.A. program showing predictions and progress of loan contracts and disbursements; MS of notes of work by Vinton
  1  
"Public Administration Clearing House"-Memorandum of conclusions of Conference on Land Planning and Community Planning, 1946 and invitation to special conference administrative problems in Federal Aid to urban development and redevelopment
  4  
"Public Housing-FPHA Publications"-Public Housing Weekly News (Federal Works Agency, U.S. Housing Authority) v. 1 #1-46 (Aug. 1939-July 1940); v. 2 #1-41 (1940-1941); v. 3 #3-8 (1942)
  4  
"Public Works Administration"-George Haley Bill P.W.A.: Printed material concerning Public Act #837 (74th Congress) sponsored by George Healey (Mass.) to authorize payments in lieu of taxes for P.W.A. property and waiving by PWA of policy jurisdiction on their property. Bills, hearings, Congressionl Record, Conference report, act
  4  
"Public Works Administration"-Miscellaneous P.W.A.: pamphlets, brochures by P.W.A. on public housing and PWA; Public Works Administration, MC bulletins on public housing and Wagner-Steagall Housing Act, offpring from Architectural Record March 1935 "How the P.W.A. Housing Division Works" by Col. H.B. Hackett, also by Col. Hackett "Municipal Cooperation Aids PWA's Program of Slum Clearance and Low-Rent Housing" in American City, Feb. 1935, and Alfred Fellheimer "Low-Rent housing. . .Planning American Standards for Low-Rent Housing "in American Architect
  4  
"Public Works Administration"-P.W.A. Housing Division-History: Brief History of Housing Division (MC) June 16, 1933-Oct. 30, 1937; Brief History of Housing Division with regard to limited dividend projects (MC) Aug. 17, 1933-Juned 19, 1937; Financial History of Houisng Divising (MC) Oct. 30, 1937; Allotment History Report (MC) Oct. 31, 1937; ERA Condensed Allotment Record (MC) Oct. 31, 1937; ERA Condensed Allotment Record (MC) Oct. 31, 1937; Condensed Allotment Record NIR (MC) Oct. 31, 1937
  4  
"Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands"-Correspondence, clippings, pamphlets concerned with Vinton's trip as delegate of U.S.H.A. to Puerto Rico to inaugural ceremonies on slum clearance of San Juan and Ponce.
  17  
"United States Housing Authority"-President's Lists: List of low-rent housing and slum clearance projects for presidential approval, P.C.; List #1, March 17, 1938 and covering letter signed by President Roosevelt
  19  
"President's List"-Act. Chief Proj. Review Reports on the President's List #1: Binder of farms for approval of contract for low-rent housing and slum clearance projects; included report and computation of capital financing and annual contributions (see also box 17)
  17  
"President's Lists"-Act. Chief Project Review Reports on the President's List #1: Binder of project applications for presidential approval
  17  
"President's Lists"-Summary Reports for President's List #14: Approvals of project applications by U.S.H.A.
  17  
"President's Lists"-Summary Reports on the President's Defense List #4: Binder of project applications approved U.S.H.A., indexed
  17  
"President's Lists"-Summary Reports on the President's Defense List #28: Approvals of project applications by U.S.H.A.
  17  
"President's Lists"-Summary Reports on the President's Defense List #5: Binder of project applications, approved by U.S.H.A., indexed
  17  
"President's Lists"-Summary Reports on the President's Defense List #7: Binder of project applicatoins approved by U.S.H.A., indexed
  17  
"Quotations"-Identification of quotations
  1  
"R-Miscellaneous"-correspondence
  4  
"Racial Relations"-Reprints of articles by Robt. Weaver on racial policy in public housing 1938-1940; correspondence, orders, memoranda on housing of negro war workers in public housing; statements on race relations in housing policy by NPHC; pamphlets and legal briefs by Charles Abrams 1947; statement of NHA experience of 10 years in public housing, statement of race relations policy of public housing administration, from Frank Horne, FPHA Race Relations Office
  4  
?Rent Certificates?-correspondence reports in binder
  3  
?Rent and Tenancy Policies?-Inter-office memoranda, correspondence, drafts and completed revision of U.S.H.A. Bulletin 24 Income Limits and Rents for eligibility of tenants in U.S.H.A.-aided low-rental projects, also comparison with English rental projects; from Jacob Crane, David Krooth, Nathan Straus, Leon Keyserling, Edith Klmer Wood, consultant
  3  
?Rental Value of Owned Homes S and R?-Inter-office memoranda, statements, cost comparisons between U.S.H.A. an F.H.A. program on shelter rent and its relation to family
  1  
?Rents and Income Limit?-pamphlet ?Adjusted Rents?
  4  
?Repairs, Maintenance and Replacement?-Reserves-Revision of 1948: Memos, correspondence, chart on revision of reserves set aside for repairs, report of Special Committee of PHA on Reserves for Low-Rent Housing Projects, revision of Low Housing Authority Manual, circular to Regional Directors minutes of meeting of NAHO and PHA officials
  4  
?Repairs, Maintenance and Replacement, through 1949?-Correspondence, interoffice memos, charts, tables on policy on reserves and reductions in subsidy to PWA Housing Division projects, U.S.H.A. policy on what is to be included in repairs, maintenance and replacement, manual replacement on accounting procedure, measures to avoid increased operating expenses, reserves for vacancy and collection bases
  4  
?Resettlement Administration?-Bankhead-Black Bill, Legislation History: Interoffice memoranda, copies of Senate and House bills, data for hearings, hearings before Subcommittee of Committee on Ways and Means, House of Reps. Amended bill, report, Congressional Record, copy of act; Administration concerned list provisions extend to projects of 1 govt. dept. but not all
  5  
?Resettlement Administration?-Allocation of funds to resettlement administration: Memoranda on analysis of authorization for specific work projects, copy of allotment of funds to Resettlement Administration Sept. 23, 1935, memorandum from General Counsel of Resettlement Administration to division directors etc. on funds allocated to Branch
  4  
?Resettlement Administration?-Bankhead-Black Bill-Payment Lieu Taxes: Memoranda, draft of farms; on Bankhead Act (H.R. 12876) of June 29, 1936 authorizing Resettlement Administration to make payments in lieu of taxes, report on costs to be shared, contracts with states, draft of administrative order on procedure
  5  
?Resettlement Administration?-Publications: Resettlement Administration public statement on its activities, program of Resettlement Admin., ?Our New National Domain? by Rexford Tugwell, March 1936; ?America?s Land? 1936 pamphlet of R.A.; ?What the Resettlement Administration Has Done,? ?Rural Resettlement? by Will Alexander; ?America?s Town Planning begins? article by Henry Churchill on Greenbelt towns, esp. Greenbrook
  5  
?Resettlement Administration?-Rent Policy, R.A.: Memo by Tugwell on establishment of community organizations to handle transfer and sale of property from federal government, correspondence on reduction of interest rate, adjustment of rents according to income
  5  
?Resettlement Administration?-Resettlement: Correspondence, memoranda, order establishing Administration, reports on resettlement projects, costs of services, selection of projects, chronology of Boundbrook case, lists of projects and their evaluation, social facilities and management standards for public housing, Buck Hill conference 1935, recommendations of Committee on Resettlement Projects, 1945
  5  
?Resettlement Administration?-Studies [Resettlement Administration]: Tabulations on Cincinnati, Greendale and Greenbelt questionnaires, analyses of questionnaire data from Greenhills, Ohio and Greenbelt, Md., and report on Cincinnati and selection of site for suburban resettlement submitted by Vinton as Chief of Research, Research Section, Division of Suburban Resettlement, Resettlement Administration
  5  
?Resettlement Administration?-Studies R.A.: Tabulation on questionnaire on Greenhills, Greendale, Greenbelt; analysis of questionnaire data on same; report on site selection in Cincinnati and Milwaukee; report on wage policy, Greenbelt; (TS) memo on disposal of Greenbelt towns, submitted by Vinton as Chief of Research section, Division of Suburban Resettlement
  24  
?Resettlement Administration?-Studies, R.A.: 3 binders entitled ?Summary of Information? for Greenbelt, Greenbrook and Greendale respectively, with memo from Vinton; (TS) binder, indexed ?Greenbelt Towns, Study of Background and Planning of Four Communities. . .? by Henry Churchill for Loansill, director, n.d. (TS)
  3  
"Resettlement Administration"-Tugwell Speeches, R.A.: Speech at Los Angeles (MC); drafts (TS) and press release (MC) of speech at Cincinnati on Greenbelt Project; clipping Chicago Daily Tribune, Nov. 19, 1936 announcing Tugwell's resignation
  1  
"Roadtown"-Outline, report, photo
  3  
"Room Count"-Interoffice memoranda, policy, bulletins, correspondence concerning definitions and requirements for room count and sizes
  2  
"Rural Housing"-Correspondence, interoffice memoranda, forms, manuals, reports on U.S.H.A. rural low-rent housing program, questions of policy decisions, local administration through housing authorities, restriction of program through war and postwar pressure, proposed division of jurisdiction and distinction between rural farm and rural non-farm; Catherine Bauer, Edith E. Wood, also letters from Nathan Straus, Leon Keyserling, Leo B. Hamilton
  18  
"Speeches-Blanford"-Speeches of John Blanford, Jr., Administrator of N.H. Agency (MC)
  18  
"Speeches-General"-Speech by Charlies Eliot, National Resources Committee (MC)
  18  
"Speeches-Keyserling"-Speeches of Leon Keyserling, General Counsl, National Housing Agency (MC)
  18  
"Speeches-Klutznick"-Speeches by Philip Klutznick, Commissioner of Federal Public Housing Authority (MC)
  18  
"Speeches-Straus, Nathan"-Speeches by Nathan Straus, Administrator, U.S. Housing Authority
  3  
"Staff Meeting Minutes"-1938-1946"-Agenda for Commissioner's staff meeting, June 17, 1942-Jan. 19, 1943; Summary of Commissioner's meetings, April 21, 1938, January 20, 1943-Dec. 31, 1946; MC, unnumbered series
  3  
"Staff Meetings"-Minutes 1947-48-49 [blue tab] (Title varies: Commissioner's staff meeting, Jan.-July 1947; General Staff meeting Aug. 4, 1947; Executive staff meeting Aug. 12, 1947 concurrently numbered with title General Staff meeting) MC
  1  
[Straus, Nathan. Designation] (not original folder but file maintained-Letters from Judge Sam Rosenman concerning reorganization of housing agency; notes of Vinton's criticism of Straus and necessity for his resignation; MC letter of resignation from Straus, Jan. 5, 1942; TS annotated copy of Strus' announcement of resignation
  24  
"Stein, Clarence S."-Memoranda, correspondence to and from Stein regarding his preparation of budget for operating and maintenance costs of Greenbelt towns; see also Greenbelt and Suburban Resettlement
  3  
"Subsistence Homesteads"-TS copy of confidential report "A History of Subsistence Homesteads Division" by Bruce Melvin, sociologist, and Ernistine Evans, Dec. 17, 1936; MC transcript marked "Confidential" of discussion at Conference on Subsistence Homesteads in their Relationship to Social Plannin, Brookings Institute, April 29, 1935; Melvin, Bruce L. "Emergency" Permanent Legislation Homesteads in American Sociological Review; Ware, Harold and Powell" in Harpers Magazine, April 1935; Glick, Philip "The Federal Subsistence Program" in Yale Law Journal, June 1935
  3  
"Suburban Resettlement"-Appropriations for Suburban Resettlement: Memoranda and program indicating the initial allocation of federal funds to the Resettlement Administration for projects that developed into the Greenbelt towns; copies of memos from Roosevelt, Lee Pressman, Rex Tugwell
  24  
"Suburban Resettlement"-Cincinnati, Greenhills: General Tract plan by Justin Hartzog, 1937, correspondence from Tracy Augur, speeches by Resettlement officials
  24  
"Suburban Resettlement"-Greenbelt, Maryland: Announcement by Public Housing Administration of sale of Greenbelt, brochures
  2  
[Suburban Resettlement, Division of Resettlement Admin.] "Statements of Policy SR"- Memoranda, press releases and statements on the non-farm housing projects including the announcement of the establishment of 4 greenbelt towns and Vinton's statement on the program
  3  
"Subsidy Reductions"-Inter-office memoranda, reports, charts on reduction of subsidies to local housing authorities, Edith Wood's comparision with European management; from Nathan Straus, Jacob Crane, Leon Keyserling
  3  
"Summary of Standards and Requirements"-Drafts and revisions of Summary of Standards and Requirements for USHA-Aided Projects, leading to issuance of Summary of June 30, 1940
  1  
"Syracuse"-correspondence
  1  
"'T' Miscellaneous"-correspondence
 
"Taft Committee Hearings 1945" [subseries]:
  8  
FPHA Charts [Federal Public Housing Authority]: Charts and tables on financing, souce of funds, status of F.P.H.A. program, rents, income etc. (TS and MS); statement of Philip Klutznick, Commissioner Federal Public Housing Authority before Senate Subcommittee on Housing and Urban Redevelopment (Taft Committee) (MC)
  8  
FPHA Testimony and Supplements: Memoranda, lists of witnesses, estimates of costs and write-downs, digest of Philip Klutznick's testimony: inserts for revision of Klutznick's tesmimony; studies and statement for committee record, study on expense items for Defense Homer Corp. in Washington, statements on low-rent housing projects and creation of local authorities
  8  
NHA Testimony: Housing Facts and Goals, charts on statement of Administrator John B. Blandford before Senated Subcommittee on Housing and Urban Redevelopment (Taft Committee) (MC) estimates by Keyserling [?] MS, folder (tabulated) of materials to accompany Blandford's statement
  8  
Other Testimony: Schedule, list of witnesses, letter and statement of Hugh Pomeroy, National Association of Housing Officials, statement of William J. Guste of National Public Housing Conference, report on speech by Senator Taft in Philadelphia, draft of statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors
  8  
Supplemental Material for Taft-1945: Charts on density, site improvement (MS), statement comparing building costs on vacant sites and on slum sites, estimate on cost of acquiring urban slum areas
  8  
Taft Committee 1945: Hearings before Senate Special Committee on Post-war economic policy and planning, subcommittee on housing and urban redevelopment (Taft Committee) pt. I 1943 (indexed by Vinton), part 4, 6-15 (1945); House Special Committee Report on postwar economic policy and planning 1945; Senate Committee print on postwar housing 1945; report of Senator O'Mahoney
  19  
"Tax Exemption"-articles and pamphlets on public housing and tax exemption
  1  
"'U' Miscellaneous"-correspondence
  3  
"Unwin, Sir Raymond"-TS notes on Unwin's lecture series at Columbia, Nov. 1936-Jan. 1937; Central Housing Committee reprint of Unwin's Columbia lectures (MC) speech at NAHO conference (TS) 1936, speech on land values 1940 (MC), correspondence from Sir Raymond to Lady Unwin, largely on social matters and housing, Nov. 20, 1937-Dec. 27, 1941, obit. clipping, Itinerary of 1936 housing inspection trip
  1  
"Urban Land Institute"-Proposal for postwar planning
  2  
"Urban Redevelopment" [file heading Cost of Urban Redevelopment Program but filed under Urban]: Report "Urban Redevelopment and Housing" by Guy Green and Alven Hansen 1941 (MC), comments by Leon Keyserling, "Program for Urban Conservation and Development 1942-43" by Charles Archer, notes, memoranda, minutes of conference "Federal Aid for Urban Land Assembly" July 1945, articles, notes and report on Urban Redevelopment Chicago Conference, July 1949 discussion agenda
  2  
"Annals-Sur. of Approaches Housing Problem" [Survey of Approaches to the Housing Problem, Vinton, Warren Jay]: correspondence, draft, printed copies of article written by Vinton for The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, and mailing list of "those interested"
  2  
"War Housing"-correspondence: confidential report on war developments and housing if U.S. should be involved (Oct. 6, 1939) memoranda on defense housing needs, costs, cooperative housing estimates of defense workers' incomes
  2  
"War Housing"-Policy, General: War housing policy intra-office memo, policy draft and article from American City
  4  
"War Housing"-programming-National: Memoranda, charters, drafts and proposed program of war housing i.e. for need arising out of indispensable migration of war workers for fiscal 1943, 1944; 1944 report of Committee on Public Housing of National Institute of Municipal Law Officers (MC)
  4  
"Wood, Edith Elmer-Memoranda"-Reprint from Shelter Housing in my Time; Reprint from Architectural Record, July 1938 "What Has Kept Costs Down During England's House Building Boom?," memoranda to and from Edith Wood (Consultant, U.S.H.A.) on her experience of British methods, administrative procedure and policies, precise phraseology, relation of shelter rent to income, room sizes, article on defense housing, personal correspondece concerning illness and death of Dr. Wood
  4  
[Wurster] "Bauer, Catherine"-correspondence, drafts of speeches and articles on housing and legislation, government programs, National Housing Conference and National Association of Housing Officials, redevelopment, rural houisng in Columbia Basin etc; (file listing Wurster, folder tab Bauer; Cahterine Bauer married William Wurster in 1940)
 
Series III. Chief Economist. Supplimental Office Files, 1945-1949-files not included in the original listing. Listed alphabetically [series]:
  17  
Statements from Creedon, Housing Expediter
  17  
"Community Action Bulletins"-Community Action Bulletin of Veteran's Emergency Housing Program, National Housing Agency; v. 1 #1 (May 1946), 6, 15 (December 1946); v. 2 #2, 8 (May 1947)
  12  
"Executive Order Drafts"-Drafts of Executive order consolidating housing agencies and functions of government in war emergency into National Housing Agency, issued Feb. 2, 1942 (TS and MC), organizational chart
  12  
"Executive Order Studies"-Memoranda, charts, tables concerning jurisdictions and activitites of government housing agencies pending organizations N.H.A.
  13  
"Disposition of Housing"-1948-Disposition of War Housing: Transfer of permanent war housing projects for low-rent use
  7  
"Disposition of Permanent War Housing for Low Rent"-Memoranda on policy procedure for transfer of Lanham Act wartime housing projects for low rent use, manual instructions for applications for acquisition of permanent federally-owned housing, policy statement, manual revision
  7  
"Encyclopedia of Housing"-correspondence and drafts concerning Vinton's contribution of article on public housing
  7  
"Housing and Home Finance"-Orders and regulations on reorganization of department
  14  
"Loan and Con. Contract and Res. Current"-[contributions]-agreements and resolution
  20  
"Locality Housing Programs"-Memoranda, charts plans for TDU (Temporary Dwelling Units), drafts of procedure for developing Locality Housing Programs by which National Housing Agency programmed public war housing
  13  
"National Association of Housing Officials"-Journal of Housing: v. 1, #1 (Oct. 1944), #1-12 (1946); v. 4, #1-12 (1947); v. 5, #1, 9-10 (1948); Index 1944-1946, index 1947
  3  
"National Association of Real Estate Boards"-Headlines-1947-48-49 NAREB [National Association of Real Estate Boards]: Newsletter of National Assoc. of Real Estate Boards: v. 14 #2, 7, 11-12, 16-17, 20, 22, 25-26, 31-45 (1947), v. 15 #10, 49 (11948), v. 16 #2, 5, 7, 9, 15-24, 26, 28 (1949), many annotated
  17  
"National Home and Prop. Owners Foundation"-Opposition to Wagner-Ellender-Taft Bill
  17  
"N.H.A. Postwar Discussion Group" [National Housing Agency]-Notes on meetings held by group, especially discussing statement of April 3, 1943 on postwar plans for housing by Coleman Woodbury, Assistant Administrator (Program), N.Y.A.
  17  
"N.H.A. Research Committee"-[National Housing Agency]-Memoranda, minutes of meetings on establishment of research and statistics division and its scope of work on postwar problems
  1  
"National Industrial Conference Board"-correspondence and report concerning NICB report on Washington slum clearance
  2  
"National Public Housing Conference"-Legislative Newsletter, 1946-47 N.P.H.C.: Legislative Newsletter #1 (Dec. 4, 1945)-2 (Dec. 11, 1945), 4 (Jan. 26, 1946)-6, 10, 12-15, 17-26 (Dec. 5, 1946); #1 (Jan. 25, 1947)-4-13, 15-20-25, 27, 29-32 (Dec. 16, 1947, reporting on federal legislation in the public housing field
  2  
"National Public Housing Conference"-Legislative Newsletter and News Notes: Legislative Newsletter #1 (Jan. 9, 1948)-3, 5-13, 15 and unnumbered to Nov. 9, 1948; News-Notes, Feb. 15, 1948, March 18, April 22, May 25, 1948, May 26, May 27 and 29, June 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 10, 14, 15, 17, 21, 23; July 26 and 30, reporting housing legislation in Conress, especially the Taft-Ellender-Wagner Bill
  7  
"President's Message-Reorganization 1946"-Message to Congress transmitting Reorganization Plan #1 of 1946 proposing consolidation of government housing activities under one agency (MC)
  9  
"President's Message-Housing-Feb. 1948"-Letter from Raymond Foley, Administrator (Housing and Home Finance Agency) to President enclosing matter for State of Union address on housing needs and housing legislation, 2 anonymous reports on housing needs, press release of Presidential message calling for continuation of low-rent housing
  3  
"P[ublic] H[ousing] A[dministration] Bulletin"-Bulletin of PHA, Housing and Home Finance Agency, formerly Federal Public Housing Bulletin resuming publication under new title; v. 4 #7, 10-15 (1947-48); v. 5, #1-2, 4-5 (1949) (MC)
  13  
"Regional Economists-Memoranda"-Memoranda from Lawrence N. Bloomberg, Assoc. Chief Economist
  10  
"Reorganization Plan no. 3 of 1947"-House of Representatives report, Senate Congressional Record, Senate report, U.S. Senate Committee on Banking and Currency hearings, House concurrent resolution 51 rejecting Plan
  18  
"Speeches-Foley"-Speech of Raymond Foley, Administrator, Housing and Home Finance Agency
  18  
"Speeches-Myer"-Speeches of Dillon Myer, Commissioner Federal Public Housing Authority (MC)
  18  
"Speeches-Wyatt"-Speeches by Wilson Wyatt, National Housing Expediter and Administrator of National Housing Agency (MC)
  19  
"Slum Clearance and Urban Redevelopment"-Studies by Vinton leading up to the Title I of Housing Act of 1949
  7  
"State Legislation-Model Bills"-Model drafts of low-rent housing slum clearance and redevelopment laws recommended by National Public Housing Conference, includes model amendment on payments in lieu of taxes
  1  
"Transfer of Housing Projects to War Department"-General order, correspondence, list of projects
  2  
"Urban Redevelopment"-Minutes of Conference on Federal Aid for Urban Land Assembly, July 1945, statements, articles, Chicago Conference on Urban Redevelopment Uly 14-16, 1949 notes, minutes report, discussion agenda, speech dealing with urban redevelopment and slum clearance
  17  
"Veterans Emergency Housing Program"-Reports, releases from Office of Housing Expediter, National Housing Agency
  14  
"Weekly Report to the Administrator"-[Acting] Commissioner F.P.H.A. to administrator [Expediter] National Housing Agency reports #4-56; title varies from report 47 Commissioner Public Housing Authority to Administrator Housing and Home Finance Agency
 
Series IV. First Assistant Commissioner, Public Housing Authority, file, 1949-1957. Listed Alphabetically [series]:
  1  
[Commitments for Loans and Annual Contributions]-Correspondence, memoranda, policy statements, press releases on loan commitments for funds for local housing authorities
  1  
[Contracts, Preliminary Loans and Annual Contributions]-Preliminary loan contract, Aug. 1956; annual contributions contract pt. I agreement, part II terms and conditions, Dec. 1951, August 1956; report of 1955 Contract Committee and correspondence
  16  
"Current Progress in the Financing of Low-Rent Public Housing 4/18/54"-Report on public housing in 1954
  1  
"Gwinn Amendment"-Correspondence, news releases on Independant Offices Appropriation Act, 1953 (Gwinn Amendment)
  19  
[Financing [Bonds]]-Memoranda, clippings, brochures on sale of Housing Authority bonds of local public agencies
  19  
"Financing, Temporary"-Memoranda from Vinton and press releases on sale of temporary notes of local housing authorities while Vinton Assistant Commissioner (file of releases continued under heading "P.H.A. Temporary Sale. . .")
  20  
[Fitzpatrick, B.T.]-correspondence, draft of charter for corporate rental housing mortgagers, draft of insurance debenture financing bill from B.T. Fitzpatrick, former General Counsel, Housing and Home Finance Agency (to 1954)
  1  
"Housing for Elderly and/or Single"-Correspondence, draft of amendment of Public Housing Act
  1  
[Joint Committee on Non-essential Federal Expenditures]-correspondence, reports, etc. in answer to questions from Congressional Committee Chairman, Harry Byrd
  10  
[Management Appraisal Public Housing Administration]-Study by Cresap, McCormick and Paget, Managment Consultants, (in binder); Memorandum report in examination of financing activities (in binder); correspondence and memoranda enclosed
  19  
[PHA Racial Policy [Public Housing Administration]- Statements, memoranda, clippings, binder on PHA policies
  20  
[Public Housing Authority]-Outstanding Amount of Local Housing Authority Obligations held Private Investors; charts
  20  
[Public Housing Administration, Sale of Temporary notes and bonds]-Announcements of sale of temporary notes of Local Housing Authorities and Housing Authority bonds
  20  
[Public Housing Authority, Sales of New Housing Authority Bonds]- Charts, 1951-1965 and Ms. chart on specimen yield
  20  
[Public Housing Administration, Temporary Note Sales]-Charts on notes sales and comparision of average interest rate with average interest on Treaury Bills sold just previously, 1953-1954, 1955-1956, 1957-58, 1959-60, 1961-63, 1964-; charts of note sales 1939-1956, chart of sales and balances 1939-1956, comparison chart 1950-1952
  17  
"Quotations"-Identification of quotations; 1950-1959 [2nd file]
  19  
"Slum Sites-Limitations on Cost"-Memoranda, correspondence on costs of slum land for redevelopment, especially concerning case of Norfolk (Va.) Redevelopment and Housing Authority, report "Slum Land Acquisitions: Pattern of Payments. . ." File incl. papers pulled from pre 1949 file headed Slum Clearance Sites
  23  
"Statements, etc., For and Against Public Housing 1949, 1950, 1951"-Clippings, reports, etc. from various cities and states
  23  
"Statements, etc. For and Against Public Housing 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1967"-From various cities and states, clippings, reports, etc.
  16  
"Statements in Response to Senator Byrd's Request of 6/18/54 7/23/54"-Statement on low-rent housing program of P.H.A.
  16  
"Statements in Response to Senator Byrd's Request of 8/3/54 9/2/54"-Statement on low-rent housing program of P.H.A.
  16  
"Statements in Response to Senator Byrd's Request of 10/15/54 1/7/55"-Statements on programs of P.H.A.
  16  
"Statements on Programs Administered by the PHA as of June 30, 1954 [Capehart] [3 1/55] "-Statement on various programs and their history
  17  
"Tax Exemption of Local Housing Authority Bonds"-correspondence,clippings
  16  
"The Temporary Financing Program of the Public Housing Administration"-report and reprint from The Daily Bond Buyer
  1  
"Treasury-PHA Borrowing from"-[Public Housing Administration], memoranda, correspondence
  23  
[Vinton Resignation]-letters, cards, speeches and programs for 3 parties honoring Vinton on his leaving of Civil Service: Bond dealers luncheon NYC Sept. 12, 1957; HHFA cocktail party Sept. 23, 1957; NAHO dinner Sept. 24, 1957
  4  
[Wurster] "Bauer, Catherine"-correspondence, articles on housing policy, housing market analysis, comments; (folder tab "Bauer," Catherine Bauer married William Wurster, 1940
 
Series V. Consultant Files, 1957-1966. Listed Alphabetically [series]:
  21  
[Ad Hoc Public Housing Review Committee]-Reports, recommendations, minutes (MC and MS)
  23  
[Awards and Resolutions]-Letters, programs, news releases and clippings on awards given to Vinton by National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials, 1967, American Society of Planning Officials 1959-1964 and American Institute of Planners, 1964
  15  
Chicago Conference on Housing"Appendix to Working Papers by W.J.V. "Appendix to Working Papers for Chicago Conference, Feb. 26-17, 1960, "Example of a Comprehensive Program," (MC) 2 copies [subseries]:
  15  
"Comments on W.J.V. Draft of Interim Report:" Correspondence
  15  
"Data for Working Paper" [for Chicago Metro. Housing and Planning Council]: Date arranged by chapters
  15  
"Correspondence [sic], Speeches and Releases:"Material on paper prepared by W.J.V. for Conference on Housing the Economically and Socially Disadvantaged Groups in the Population, held by Metropolitan housing and Planning Council of Chicago; 1969 outline of schedule for production of report
  15  
"Drafts and notes-unused:" Material for Chicago Metropolitan Housing and Planning Council meeting and report
  15  
Draft of Interim Report by W.J.V:" Report of the Conference on Housing and the Economically and Socially Disadvantaged Groups in the Population, Chicago, February 26-27, 1960, 3 copies, 1 annotated to show differences between Vinton's and published report, 2 copies unused 5 pp. draft MC
  15  
"Interim Report:" Metropolitan Housing and Planning Council 1) Interim Report on Housing the Economically and Socially Disadvantaged Groups in the Population. Proceedings and working papers of Conference. . .Feb. 26-27, 1960 3 cop., 2 with report by Vinton (incomplete) and by Ernest Fisher, 3rd copy with no reports (MC) New York Times clipping (PC); 2) Recommendations. . .Jan. 1961, Chicago, 3 copies
  15  
"Preliminary Outline of Working Paper:" 4 copies, MC for Chicago Conference on Housing for low income families of Chicago Metropolitan Housing and Planning Council
  15  
"Record of Sessions Feb. 26-27, 1960:" Autograph notes on Conference on Housing the Economically and Socially Disadvantaged Groups in the Population sponsorred by Chicago Metropolitan Housing and Planning Conference at Moraine Hotel, Highland Park, Ill.
  15  
"Revised Outline of Working Paper:" 4 copies, MC for Chicago Conference on Housing for low income families of Chicago Metropolitan Housing and Planning Council
  15  
"Working Paper by W.J.V.:" 4 copies, 1 appendix, MC 3 editions for Conference on Housing the Economically and Socially Disadvantaged Groups in the Population sponsored by Chicago Metropolitan Housing and Planning Council
  1  
[Democratic Party and Urban Problems]-Mayors for Kennedy-Johnson newsletter, 1960 Democratic platform, Democratic National Committee fact sheet and pamphlet #4 in series "State of Our Cities and Suburbs in a Changing America," invitation from J.F. Kennedy to Pittsburgh Conference on urban problems
  20  
[National Association of Home Builders]-Report "10 Point Program for 1965" in folder
  20  
[National Capital Housing Authority]-correspondence and reports on public housing sites and urban renewal, enclosing also Management Survey of National Capital Housing Authority by Public Housing Administration, MS notes of meeting
 
National Housing Conference [subseries]:
  24  
[National Housing Conference Housing Yearbook-1961]: Draft of text and Ms calculations for article "The Housing Census of 1960 or the Triumph of Suburbia" for 1961 yearbook
  24  
"National Housing Conference-Housing Yearbook-1964:" correspondence, reports, tables, drafts, housing yearbook, clipping for statistical section by Vinton from Lee F. Johnson
  24  
"National Housing Conference-Housing Yearbook-1965:" Correspondence, reports, PC, MC, Housing yearbook, draft, proofs for statistical section
  24  
"National Housing Conference-Housing Yearbook-1966:" Housing Yearbook, reports, rough drafts, PC, MC, for statistical section
  24  
"National Housing Conference-Housing Yearbook-1967:" Reports, articles, rough drafts, tables, correspondence for statistical section
  20  
[Public Housing Administration Bond Sales]-Housing and Home Finance Agency, Public Housing Administration; clipped notices, especially an issue and sale of PHA notes and bonds
  13  
[Views on Public Housing]-Symposium of letters written at the request of Norman P. Mason, U.S. Housing Administrator; publication and correspondence with Vinton from Mason and National Public Housing Conference on subjects
  23  
[Vinton Banquet]-letters, invitations, clipping concerning testimonial dinner given Mr. and Mrs. Vinton Aug. 5, 1969
  23  
[Vinton Lectureship]-letters, announcements, broadside, clipping on establishment of and first lecture in Vinton Lectureship in Planning at Montgomery College under the sponsorship of Montgomery County Citizen's Planning Assoc.
  4  
[Wurster] "Bauer, Catherine"-Correspondence, paper from seminar Metropolitan Housing Market Needs Analysis, papers on physical environment and renewal, memoriam on death of Catherine Bauer, Nov. 1964; Catherine Bauer married William Wurster in 1940
  20  
[Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chronological)]-Correspondence, especially concerning Vinton's speeches at American Society of Planning Officials and National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials, Vintons criticism on N.H.C. proposed release Low Cost Housing, bibliography
  20  
[Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chronological)]-Correspondence personal and concerning Vinton's speeches and articles, memoranda MS notes and statements on use of residual receipts from Local Housing Authorities, clipped MS notes on "Methods for Authorizing Expenditures Beyond Current Year"
  20  
[Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chronological)]-Correspondence, draft, esp. concerning anticipated changes by new administration
  20  
[Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chronological)]-Correspondence on Unmet Needs legislative requirements, article Vinton didn't complete for Encyclopedia Britannica, Presidential message, letters of thanks for congratulations from Robt. Weaver, Sen. Sparkman, etc.
  20  
[Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chronological)]-Clipped papers on 25th anniversary of Public Housing Administration anniversary luncheon
  20  
[Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chronological)]-Correspondence from New York State on low-rent housing, clip of papers on Urban Renewal Commission's campaign to improve urban renewal design
  20  
[Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chronological)]-Correspondence from Mel Scott on his Greenbelt research, from Albert Mayer on AIP on Housing Act
  20  
[Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chronological)]-Correspondence from Albert Mayer on history of Greenbelt towns
  20  
[Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chronological)]-Correspondence from Walter Blucher and Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning
 
Series VI. Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports-Chronologically Arranged, 1935-1969 [series]:
  18  
Miscellaneous Reports and Correspondence: Temporary Emergency Relief Administration, Division of Rural Activities. Subsistance Garden Activities, 1935 TS; General Summary of Urbanism Report on Urban Land Policies in Nov. 1936 TS; 3rd National Conference on Labor Legislation, Report of Committee on Housing Nov. 9, 1936, TS; U.S. Dept. of Labor, Housing for Workers, 2 drafts by Warren Jay Vinton 7/10/36 TS; Memorandum to J.S. Lansill, Land Program of Federal Emergency Relief Administration by Bushrod Allen on Study of Population Redistribution, April 1935 TS; copy of letter from Comptroller General to Federal Emergency Administrator of Public Works on financial responsibility of federal government to federal project housing, Jan. 17, 1936, TS, list of planners
  18  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Misc. corres., notes, memoranda, etc., esp. inter-office memoranda from Nathan Straus on setting up office and administrative procedure for limited States Housing Authority, including La Guardia telegram, outline and drafts on policy and procedures; from Nathan Struas, Charles Abrams, Jacob Crane
  18  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Misc. corres., memoranda, reports, etc., esp. facilitative memoranda from Nathan Strauss, USHA administrator, and notes on tour of Capt. R.L. Reiss
  18  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Corres., memoranda dealing with planning and policy making functions of USHA, setting of rent policy making functions of USHA, drafts of report on War Developments and Housing by Warren Jay Vinton and Boris Skislokin; timetable for approval of loan contracts; memoranda on housing by Capt. Reiss, Feb. 21, 1939
  18  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Misc. corres., reports, charts, memoranda on USHA: comparision with European housing projects, costs of defense housing, tenant selection; minutes of New York meeting with NAHO committee
  18  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Corres. and memoranda concerning data on post war emergency, comments on statements by C.F. Palmer, Defense Housing Coordinator, staffing of USHA, discussion of low-rent housing need with Edith Elmer Wood, correspondence from Miles Coban on Housing Survey of Twentieth Century Fund, memorandum on new procedure for processing USHA projects
  18  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Draft on "Factors and Procedures in Determining Need and in Selection Sites for Low-Cost Housing" by Russell Black and Raymond Snow, letter to B.J. Hovde on relations between FPHA central and regional offices and local housing authorities copy of letter transferring powers of Defense Housing Coordination to NH Agency
  18  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Report by Division of Research and Statistics on "Dwelling Unit Costs of Publicly and Priately Financed Rental Housing Projects in the United States," report on funds and legislation required by postwar housing, memorandum from Coleman Woodbury on NHA contacts with local authorities
  18  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Memoranda on land costs, objectives for legislation and new plans for financing, report "Suggested Systems of Limitation of Maximum FPHA Annual Contributions in Relation ot Economic Rent," TS copy "Administrative History of Defense Homes Corporation" by H.E. Cahen
  18  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Memoranda from Philip Klutznick and Charles Ascher on preparation of testimony for housing legislation, and outline of testimony; revised and checked draft of "Suggested Procedures for Development and Managment of FPHA aided projects; letter for Elizabeth Wood, Chicago Housing Authority, list and notes of exhibited submitted to Civil Service Commission [re classification WJV's job] chart on income of urban families
  18  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Correspondence from National Association Housing Officials, National Home and Property Owners Foundation, Secretary of Treasury on FPHA financing, Bureau of the Budget on statistical standards, memoranda, charts on project costs, announcements of resignation of P. Klutznick and appointment of Dillon Myer as Commissioner
  18  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Biographical note on F.J. Osborn [British New Towns Expert], memoranda on permanent financing, and on insurance coverage of project letter from E.J.Bahn, map on plan of town in Cook and Will Counties and tracing, chart "How the Low-Rent Housing Program Works," memoranda on limitations of public housing program
  18  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Memorandum, statement on payment in lieu of taxes, and congressional action, file of items numbered 53-5i on financing of housing projects, statement on payments in lieu of taxes prepared by L. Bloomberg for William Wheaton
  18  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Corres., statements, memoranda on presentation of data, telegram on eligibility for occupancy, letter of congratulations from Lewis Mumford, request from Nathan Straus to write a chapter in his book on housing
  20  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Corres. concerning personal matters, including honorary degree for Ernest Bohn (hypothetical development program for Alexandria, Va.)
  20  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Correspondence with local housing authorities and concerning Vinton's speech at May meeting of NAHO; 2 photographs of blackboard on which policy on finance developed for Public Housing Administration
  20  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Corres., to local housing authoritites and for testimonial dinner; memorandum (unsigned) on inclusion of low rent project in Norfolk, Va. in redevelopment project
  20  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Corres. on staff and personal matters, announcement of appointment of Administrator Cole, memoranda from cole and to Commissioner Slusser by Vinton Transmitting report "Improving the Usefulness and Acceptability of Low-Rent Housing Program" based on suggestions of Vinton and staff
  20  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Correspondence on staff matters
  20  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Correspondence on staff and retirement matters, with D.K. Pfeffer of First National City Bank of New York on rates on PHA notes, clippings and statement on attack by National Association of Real Estate Boards
  20  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Corres. concerning staff, material for book, magazine article, introduction for Charles Abrams, article and statistics on public housing for Stevenson-Kefauver campaign committee, outline of statutes under which PHA operates
  20  
Miscellaneous Correspondence and Reports (Chron.)-Corres., especially concerning Vinton's resignation from the PHA, Aug. 2, 1957; memoranda on rejuvenation of Public Housing Program and proposed legislation, announcement of Vinton's election to Board of Directors of National Housing Conference
 
Series VII. Subject Arrangement, 1941-1956 [series]:
  1  
Variety of single items under headings: National Lawyers Guild, National Committee on Social Legislation, report on Post War Low-Rent Public Housing Program; "Greenbelt Plan" for community redevelopment; "Appropriations" for Public War Housing 1944; "Finance and Accounts" 1944; charts for General Housing Act of 1945 (MS)
  1  
Miscellaneous Correspondence 1945-1949 (by Subj.)-Corres., statements, memorandum (single items) under headings; Carl Chatter, American Municipal Assoc. 1948-9; "Council of State Governments" 1948; "Regional Economists" 1948 (duplicates); "Legislation, Housing (Misc.) 1946;" David "Krooth" General Counsel on his resignation, 1946; "Income-Family" 1948; "Local Housing Authorities" draft on PHA-LHA relationships 1948, Housing Legislation Information Service report on meeting, Nov. 10, 1945
  1  
Miscellaneous Correspondence 1950-1953 (by Subj.)-Correspondence, statements, reports (single items): "Reorganization Housing," "Housing Standards and Designs" on comparision PHA-FHA standards 1950; "Surveys and studies of Housing Conditions" 1951; "NAHO-General" questionnaire on relationship HHFA employees and NAHO 1952; "Urban Redevelopment" 1952; "Va. (Norfolk)" land tranfer 1952; "bond Buyer" 1953; "NAHO Fiscal Policy Committee" 1953; "SCUR" [slum clearance and urban redevelopment] proposal to consolidate Title I and Title II in one Administrative Agency 1953; "Site Acquistions" for Winston Salem, N.C. and Milwaukee, Wisc. 1953, clippings from Congressional Record retirement Raymond Foley "HHFA Administrator, March 18, 1953
  1  
Miscellaneous Correspondence 1954-1956 (by Subj.)-Correspondence, statements, reports (single items) under headings: "Ohio, Cleveland" 1954; "Legis. Housing-1954;" "Delegations of Authority" from HHFA Manual 1954; "Hoover commission [x "Capital Grants']" statement of reasons for use of Annual Contributions instead of capital grants to assist public housing 1955; "Housing Amendments 1956;" "Training [x Warren Jay Vinton Speeches, Articles etc.-1956];" "History of housing" in lecture by Carter McFarland at HHFA Training Conference 1956
  27  
Misc. corres., statistics, charts, announcement of meetings, report on USHA program, MS notes "The Physical Plant of the American People"
  23  
Study of Population Redistribution-Correspondence with Carter Goodrich, Study of Population Redistribution, Washington, D.C., concerning article Vinton while studying at Columbia was to do on classifying states according to when frontier ended
  20  
Fifty thousand rehoused families, An Analysis of the Low-Rent Housing Program Based on the Records of One Hundred and Sixty Three Projects, Nov. 1942. Typescript 316 pp. incl. tables
 
Series VIII. Housing Legislation-Files Arranged by year then alphabetically by folder title [series]:
 
Wagner Ellenbogen Bill, 1936 [subseries]:
  6  
"Congressional History-1936 WEB"-Congressional Record clipping on Bill 4424, Wagener Ellenbogen Bill, in Senate and House of Representatives
  6  
"Drafts of Bill-1936 WEB"-TS copy Wagner Bill with proposed changes, Committee prints of Wagner bill in Senate, March 23, 31, 1936; Bill S. 4424, Feb. 24, 1936; Bill S. 4424, June 17,1936; Bill HR 12164, April 3, 1936
  6  
"Hearing-Senate Committee-1936 WEB"-Statements and testimony before Senate and Senate Committee on Education and Labour by Harold Ickes, Frances Perkins, Senator R. Wager, William Green, president of AFL and others, MC
  6  
"Miscellaneous-1936 WEB"-Speech by Robert Wagner, statement by Henry Ellenbogen, National Public Housing Conference flyer, FHA statement, analysis
  6  
Notes and Suggestions-1936 (WEB) [Wagner Ellenbogen Bill]-MS notes and memoranda, recommendations from NAHO meeting of March 23, 1936; Mss. minutes of meeting, March 25, 1936, proposed amendments, some correspondence, reports comments by Labor Housing Conference, by Coleman Woodbury, Don Price of Central Housing Committee
  6  
"Other Housing Bills-1935 and 1936"-Hearings before Senate Committe on Educ. and Labor on Slum and Low-Rent Public Housing, Jan. 24, 1935-June 29, 1936; Bills on housing and allied subjects, Bill HR 4686, Jan. 24, 1935; Bill HR 6239 Feb. 27, 1935; Bill HR 6998, Mar. 25, 1935; Bill S 3355, July 29, 1935; House resolution 395, Jan. 15, 1936; Bill HR 10269, Jan. 15, 1936; Bill HR 10271, Jan. 15, 1936; Bill HR 10386, Jan. 20, 1936; Bill HR 10512, Jan. 2, 1936; Bill HR 10503 Jan. 22, 1936; Bill HR 11368, Feb. 21, 1936; Bill 11563, March 2, 1936 and reports, bill HR 12835, May 22, 1936, Oct. S3247, June 29, 1936; IPA news bulletin suppplement on Housing Act Juen 1936
  6  
"P.W.A. Proposals-1936 WEB" [Wagner Ellenbogen Bill]-Draft bill MC, draft bill TS, Feb. 20, 1956, MS outline of Housing Bill, PWA proposal for housing bill eight draft, Feb. 25, 1936, draft bill, Mar. 4, 1936, memorandum from Federal Emergency Administration of Public Works
  27  
No Title [Senate Report]-Housing Act of 1936, 74th Congress, 2nd session; Senate Report, hearings before Senate Committee on Education and Labor
  27  
"Wagner and Ellenbogen Bill-1935 WEB"-Bill S. 2392 march 13; Bill HR 7399, Apirl 10 and HR 8666, June 25, 1935; Summary of Hearings on the Wagner Housing Bill before the Committee on Eduction and Labor of the U.S. Senate, April 20-29, 1936 (Chicago, National Association of Housing Officials 1936)
  6  
"Studies and Computations-1936 (WEB)" [Wagner-Ellenbogen Bill]-Tables comparing annuitites and capital grant calculations on subsidy values, Catherine Bauer's estimate on rental, Vinton's notes on Wager-Ellenbogen bill, chart on financial workings USHA
 
Wagner-Steagall Bill, 1937 [subseries]:
  5  
"Congressional History-1937 WSB"-Presidential message to House of Representatives, Nov. 29, 1937, remarks by George O'Brien in House of Representatives, list of speeches in Congress on low-cost housing
  5  
"Drafts of Bill-1937 (Housing) WSB"-Drafts, confidential committee prints, reports, hearing transcripts of Wagner-Steagall housing bill S1865 to authorize public-aided housing bill considered by the Senate 74th Congress, 2nd session and 85th Congress, 1st session, and amended by House; numbered 1-17 in series and annotated according to changes by Vinton
  5  
"Housing Legislation Info. Office Re: Wagner Steagall Bill" [penciled label]-Reports, memos, leaflets, broadsides, from American Federation of Housing Authoritites, Housing Legislation Information Service, Labor Housing COnference [duplicates]
  5  
"Housing Legislation Prior to 1937 Act"-Proposed amendments by U.S. Building and Loan League, suggested revision by John Ihlder, suggested ammendment by Boris Shiskin and Catherine Bauer, outline for proposed Federal Housing Development Corp., summary by Coleman woodbury, report of American City Planning Institute of American Federation of Housing Authoritites, tables and statement by Vinton, address by President of NY Real Estate Board
  5  
"Negotiations-1937 WSB"-Memorandum by American Federation of Housing Authorities," Morgenthau program of June 1, 1937," criticisms of Morgenthau plan and others, notes on Treasury negotiations, notes on Vinton's interview with Mrs. Roosevelt
  5  
"Notes and Suggestions-1937 (WS)"-Ms notes, report of Public Housing Committee, U.S. Building and Loan League, Mss. account of Wagner Bill meeting Feb. 18, 1937, draft of changes for bill by John Ihlder , memorandum on Bill by Ihlder notes on adminstrative policy, report of special committee of American City Planning Institue, notes on telephone conversation, corres. from National Association Housing Officials, Large Scale Housing Division FHA. . .[correspondence from] Ill. State Housing Board, Henry Churchill, Federation of Architects, Engineers, Technicians and Chemists, Mortion Bodfish, Raymond Unwin, Charles Abrams, Coleman Woodbury etc. samples of forms for grant payments, suggested amendments by Washington Housing Association, clippings, article from Architectural Forum
  5  
"Other Housing Bills-1937" (WSB) [Wagner-Steagall Bill]-Copies of bills in Senate and House of Representatives dealing with Federal Home Loan Bank Act, Reconstruction Finance Corp. Authority, Federal Housing Administration Ellenbogen bill, Steagall bill HR 1544 and 5033, Goldsborough bill, Hancock bill etc., etc. some annotated
  5  
"PWA Proposals, 1937 (WSB)" [Wagner Steagall Bill]-Drafts of bill, insertions to bill, press release on PWA support
  5  
"Senate Committe Hearings-1937 WSB" [Wagner Steagall Bill]-Statement of William Green, pres. of AFL before Senate, press release on PWA support statement of Vinton as chief of research, Division of Suburban Resettlement, revised copy of Vinton's statement, transcript of Vinton's hearing before Senate n.d., Ms notes on Senate hearing, May 11, 1937 and April 14, 1937, bound volume of Senate hearings Apirl 14, 15 and May 11, 1937
  5  
"Statements and Releases-1937 WSB" [Wagner-Steagall Bill]-Proposed amendments by Senator Walsh, addenda to housing statement, report of Chamber of Commerce of the U.S. revival of residential consturciton, Ms notes, report of Building Trades Committee, AFL convention
  5  
"Studies and Computations-1937 (WSB)-[Wagner Steagall Bill]-proposed ammendments, report of Public Housing Committee, U.S. Building and Loan League, confidential bulletin of U.S. Building and Loan League, Bulletin of Chamber of Commerce of U.S., Vinton's memorandum on minimum price house report, MS notes and tables on room costs, income groups, rent per room including heat, memo from NYC Housing Authority, notes by Chas. Abrams, letter on repayment of loans
  5  
"Wagner Steagall Bill (Miscellaneous" [pencilled tab]-ms suggestions for hearing April 1937 copies of statements, telegrams, press releases, summaries, letters of support bulletins, pamphlets, critiques of Bill, joint statement by American Federation of Labor Housing Committee, Building Trades Housing Committee and Labor Housing Conference
 
Series IX. U.S. Housing Amendments [series]:
 
1938 [subseries]:
  7  
House Committee on Banking and Currency Hearing on Amendments to U.S.H. Act 1938, Apirl 28-May 5, 1938, Bill S3911, draft of bill showing propsed additions and deletions Bill H10417, NAHO print of proposed bill and explanations
  27  
U.S. Housing Act of 1937 as amended. . .1938 Public. . .412 75th congress, 1st session, chapter 896
 
1939 [subseries]:
  6  
Congress hearings and reports: Senate: Subcommittee of the Committee on Education and Labor; hearings April 7-8, 1939 to amend the United States Housing Act of 1937. Washington GPO 1939 Senate. Report [to accompany S5911] amending the US Housing act of 1937, May 22, 1939, Washington, GPO 1939; House: Committee on Banking and Currency; Hearings June 26-July 13, 1939 Amendments of 1939 to the US Housing Act. Washington GPO, 1939 Congress hearings and reports: Congress, Temporary National Economic Committee, Hearings June 27-July 14, 1939, Investigation of Concertration of Economic Power, Part II Construction Industry, Washington, GPO, 1940; House, Report [to accompany S. 591] July 18, 1939 Amending the US Housing Act of 1937, Washington GPO 1939
  6  
"Amendments of 1939-Promotion Material"-"What are Housing Costs" file of charts, tables, etc., leaflets on USHA costs from American Federation of Housing Authorities; acts S. 1275, S. 2240; US Housing Act of 1937 as amended (Dept. of Interior print); USHA memoranda
  7  
"Debate on S. 591"-Congressional Record, house: Aug. 3, 1939-March. 16, 1939; Senate: June 7, 1939 debate on amendments to USHA Act
  7  
"House Hearing"-U.S. Housing Act Amendment, 1939; Speech and exhibits presented by Nathan Straus, administrator USHA to House Committee on Banking and Currency, to urge adoption Houisng Bill S. 591, press release on speech MC
  6  
"Housing Investigation"-U.S. Housing Act Amendment 1939; Resolution to empower Special Senate Committee chosen from Senate Committee on Banking and Currency and on Education and Labor to investigate housing situation TS, MS notes
  7  
"Studies for 1939 Amendments"-U.S. Housing Act Amendment, 1939; Letter, report to Secretary of Interior for approval of Bureau of Budget, Dept. of Treasury for Housing Bill S.591; charts, calculations on costs of program (TS and MS), administrator's statement to Senate Committee, reply of Treasury Dept.
  7  
"Tyding's Speech"-U.S. Housing Act Amendment, 1939; Speech of Senator Millard Tydings (D, Me.) attacking USHA program for cost of housing units exemption from local taxation, rent subsitdies on March 8, 1939, Congressional Record, draft of Senator Wagner's reply in Congressional Record, March 16, 1939; MS calculations on costs and Tydings questions extra edition, copy of Natna Straus' answers to questions in Tydings letters of March 31 and April 3
  21  
U.S. Congress, House, Report 1208-U.S. Housing Act Amendment, 1939; Amending the U.S. Housing Act of 1937 S. 591, Steagall Report, 76th Congress 1st session Rep. #1208
  21  
U.S. Congress, House, Committee on Banking and Currency; Amendments of 1939 to the U.S. Housing Act, Hearings on S. 591, congress 76th, 1st session
  21  
U.S. Congress, Senate-Amending, U.S. Housing Act of 1937, Report 463, S. 591, 76th Congress, 1st session, Sub. Sen. Ellender
  21  
U.S. Congress, Senate, Committee on Education and Labor; To Amend the U.S. Housing Act of 1937, Hearings on S. 591, 76th Congress, 1st session
  7  
"United States Housing Act Amendments of 1939, List of material related thereto"-Date prepared by USHA, indexed and tabulated, for department heads and personnel to answer objections to program, copy of memo transmitting folio by Leon Keyserling, Deputy Administrator
 
1940 [subseries]:
  6  
"Amendments of 1940-Extra Copies"-Proposed amendments of 1940 to U.S. Housing Act of 1937, incl. Bill S. 591 and amendments by House Committee on Banking and Currency; National Defense Housing amendment and other material on defense housing, proposed amendments of 1941, and Senate; Temporary National Economic Committee; Monograph #8 Toward More Housing
  6  
"Amortization Tables-1940 Amend."-Tables on costs of USHA program based on differing amounts of grants and differing length of loans (MC and MS)
  7  
"Capital Grant Plan (100% and 40%)"-Reports and tables on Comparions of Congressman Gores' and 1005 captial grant scheme with USHA plan (TS and MS)
  6  
"Interest-Waiver Plan"-Reports, drafts, correspondence, calculations analysis by Vinton on Congressman Gore's "Interest-waiver plan" proposal to abolish annual contributory systema and substitute plan whereby Federal government would lend money to local housing authoritites for a 20-25 year period and waive interest and comparision with current USHA plan
  6  
"Proposed amendments"-clipped folder on amendments of 1940 indexed: acts and bills, Bill as reported by House; very short bills 6/8, 6/19; short bill of 6/3/40; long bill of 5/29/40; statements and studies
  6  
"Proposed Amend.- S. 434 and H.R. 10416 and 10417"-Bills S. 4344, H.R. 10416, H.R. 10417 and Congressional Record, Sept. 12, 1940
  6  
"Studies-1940 Amend."-U.s. Housing Act Amendment, 1940: Statistical data on changed and enlarged USHA program resulting from amendment to Housing Act: reports, correspondence, tables, etc. (MC, TS and MS)
 
Series X. Wagner, Ellender, Taft Bill, 1945-1946 [series]:
  8  
[FPHA Testimony on S. 1592]-Statement and graphic material used in support of statement by David Krooth, Acting Commissioner, Federal Public Housing Authority, different versions, some marked "not used"
  27  
General Housing Bill S. 1592: Remarks of its sponsors, Nov. 14, 1945, statements by Philip Klutznick before Senate Banking and Currency Committee and Senate Subcommittee on Housing and Urban Redevelopment Housing hearings of Housing Stabilization Act 1945-1946
  27  
"Legislation-1946"-Senate report #1131 on General Housing Act of 1946 (s. 1592), National Housing Agency summary on General Housing Act Vinton's "working copy "Committee print of S. 1592, proposed amendments to S. 1592
  8  
"S. 1592-1945"-National Home and Property Owners' Foundation statement, pamphlet, brochure opposing Bills 1592, esp. veteran's housing aspect, correspondence to Congressmen from FPNA concerning Bill S. 1592, data, background information etc. speech on Sen. Jesse Wolcott in congressional Reocrd, March 4, 147; Prints of General Housing Act of 1945, S. 1592 (formerly S. 1442) including confidential committee prints and amended versions, July-November 1945; drafts (TS and MC) of S. 1592 and revisions esp. Title III on slum clearance
  8  
"S. 1592 Senate Hearings Nov. 1945" [General Housing Act]-Statement and graphic material by David Krooth Commissioner, FPHA before Senate Committee on Banking Nov. 1945; copy of graphic material for Krooth interleaved with MS, calculations, charts, statistics etc. prepared by project and chart Sept. 1945, photos of slum dwellings and replacements, NHA press release on Philip Klutznick's testimony on requests for public housing and summaries of statements by Klutznick and Administrator Blandfored before Senate Committee on Banking, pamphlets in defense of bill by Wagner, Ellender etc., 4 vols. U.S. Senate Committee on Banking and Currency; Hearings. . .General Housing Act of 1945 Part I, Nov. 27, 1945, unrevised, Part I, Nov.-Dec. 1945 revised; Part II, Dec. 1945-Jan. 1946 revised; Part III [sic] Nov. 28-29, 1945, unrevised
  7  
"S. 1592-1946 General Housing Bill"-Summary of S. 1592, General Housing Bill, President's statement and resignation of Wilson Wyatt, National Housing Expediter, memo from Vinton with correction for Wyatt's testimony; statement by David Krooth before House Banking and Currency Committee and summary; statement by William. Wyatt before House Banking and Currency Committee, copy of letter by Krooth to Rep. Jesse Wolcott July 27; letter D. Krooth to Rep. Jesse Wolcott, Aug. 9, 1946; A.F.L. borchure on General Housing Bill; plus Committee brochure on: Library of Congress Legislative Reference Service; General Housing Bill, Arguments for and against. . .for use of [Senate] Committee on Banking and Currency. Washington, GPO, 1947; memo from Krooth to Commissioner DS Myer on Vinton's work on local participation; National Public Housing Conference's Answer to the Opposition to Public Housing Provisions of S. 1592 and Facts about the Wagner-Ellender-Taft Bill, copies of S. 1592 in Senate, S. 1592 in House and report #1131 by Senator Wagner
  7  
"S. 1592" [2nd file]-Drafts of new charts and tables for House Hearings on S. 1592, Leon Keyserling's report on S. 1592, comparison of S. 1592 and H.R. 6205 (Wolcott Bill); memo from L.N. Bloomberg, Assoc. Chief Economist on interpretation of statistics, suggestions for revision of manual, borchures on S. 1592; 2 files with papers clipped indexed and tabulated and labeled materials on S. 1592 (a) 4/1/46 General Materials and Speeches TS (b) Reports and Summaries MC
 
Series XI. Wagner, Ellender, Taft Housing Act, 1947-1948 [series]:
  9  
"Analysis of Bill" [S. 866]-Analyses of S. 866 numbered 1-5 including amendments by Senators McCarty and Flanders (printed and TS)
  9  
"Congressional Debate on S. 866-1948"-Congressional Record, House and Senate, covering debate on S. 866, General Housing Act, April 14-July 27, 1948. In binder, indexed by date
  9  
"S. 866 (1948)-Drafts"-Drafts (TS and MC and printed) numbered #1-10 in binder annotated, some marked "master copy," changes and inserts shown, 2 committee prints of committee amendments (annotated with analysis) proposed by Committee on Banking and Currency (oversize, numbered 10)
  9  
"P. Glick's Legislative Proposals"-Memoranda from Philip Glick, General Counsel, Public Housing Authority on suggested revisions for S. 866 (General Housing Act 1948) including draft for urban and rural housing act, compromise amendments etc.; #1-6
  9  
"House Hearing"-Reports to Raymond Foley, Administrator of Housing and Home Finance, by N.S. Keith on testimony on Bll S. 866 before House Committee on Banking and Currency by favourable and unfavourable witnesses (TS)
  22?  
Housing Act of 1948-Statements for Hearings in House on S. 866, 1948, of W.J. Vinton; items #1-51
  9  
"Housing Act of 1948 (P.L. 901)"-H.R. 6841 (Wolcott Bill); H.R. 6888 (Wolcott Bill) and accompanying House report, covering letters, letter from Bernard Grove (Acting Counsel) on mortgage insurance extract from Washington Post and Congressional Record, H.R. 6959 and House Joint Resolution 445 as passed both Houses, summary of Housing Act, sttement by Pres. criticizing failure of H.R. 6959 to provide for low-rent public housing, slum clearance and urban redevelopment
  10  
"PL 301 (McCarthy Act)-1947" [Amendment to Houisng Act]-Bill S. 1361 (to amend Housing Act 1937) in Senate and house, Senate and House report, notes on testimony before House Committee on Banking and Currency on S. 1361, memoranda to Raymond Foley, Dillon Myer, proposed amendment, MS calculations; "Also see folder Reactiviation under 'Projects, Deferred'"
  10  
"Miscellaneous" [S. 866]-Correspondence and drafts concerning farm and rural housing; meoranda on data needed for hearings, Puerto Rico projects, revisions of Bill S. 866 mainly from Philip Glick, General Counsel; minutes of Legislative Committee meeting, National Public Housing Conference statement by Dillon Myer, Commissioner, FPHA
  9  
"Miscellaneous, S. 866-1948"-Schedule of hearings May 1948, history of Taft-Ellender-Wagner Bill and substitute housing measures, memoranda, reprint from Pittsburgh Courier, extracts from Congressional Record, record of voting, special section of The Nation, May 1948 on housing, speech prepared by L.N. Bloomberg
  10  
"S. 866-1947"-[National Housing Commission]-Binder of indexed materials on National Housing Commission]-Binder of indexed material on National Housing Commission Act including statements, summary, analysis etc., Senate Committee on Banking and Currency hearing, Committee print on Housing Act of 1937 as amended by S. 866, Senate Committee on Housing and Banking report on S. 866
  10  
"Public Housing and Slum Clearance-Misc. 1947"-Bills and resolutions on various aspects: S. 701, S. 1202 and covering letter; S. 1293, S. 1596, S. 1597; HR 2025 and covering letter, HR 4012 and covering letter, HR 4144; House resolutions 168, 237 and House joint resolutions 206
  10  
"S. 866-Releases"-clippings, press release, Monthly Business Review, Feb. 1, 1947, v. 29, #2, U.S. Conference of Mayor's "America Can Not Afford Slums," "Questions and Answers about S. 866"
  9  
"Senate Hearings (on S. 866)"-Recording of voting in Senate on housing bill and amendments
  9  
"Similar Bills" [S. 866-1948]-4 bills on housing, S. 2317 introduced by Sen. McCarthy, HR 5726 introduced by Rep. Buchannan, HR 5862 introduced by Rep. Fletcher and HR 5920 introduced by Rep. Boggs
  9  
"Speeches-House" [S. 866-1948]-Speeches prepared by L. Bloomberg (Information Division) for Wheaton, L. Johnson for various southern cities and on varied topiecs, exerpts from Congressional Record (TS)
  9  
"Statements" [S. 866-1948]-Statements on amendments and revisions proposed for Housing Act, on policy; examples of project financing, costs, annual contributions; answers and exhibits prepared to be used by senators for questions in House Debates, hearings, Democratic National Committee newspapers; chiefly by Vinton, A.R. Miller and anon
  9  
"S. 866-1948"-Amendments to S. 866 of March 15 1948 (Flanders amendments) and April 13, 1948 (McCarthy amendments); 2. 866 in the House of Rep. April 26, 1948; Committee [on Banking and Currency] print March 31, 1948; arguments against McCarthy amendment by [NPHC]; MC letter to Senate by Sen. McCarthy; hearings before Senate Committee on Banking and Currency amendments to S. 866 March 14, April 1, 1948, supplemental report from Senate Banking and Currency Committee to accompany S. 866
  9  
"Testimony of Mr. Egan in House"-Statement of John Taylor Egan, Public Housing Commissioner before House of Rep. Committee on Banking and Currency, May 3; testimony of Egan before Committee May 5 with corrections and inserts; statements and tables (PC) prepared for insertion in Egan's testimony by Vintona and A.R. Miller, covering letters
  10  
"Testimony of Opponents"-[on Bill S. 866] Testimony before House Committee on Banking and Currency, June 1948 by National Association of Real Estate Boards; Testimony before Senate Committee on Bank and Currency April and May 1947 by National Association of Home Builders, Building Products Institute, National Association of Real Estate Boards, National Association of Home Builders, National Home and Property Owners Foundation; Chamber of Commerce of the U.S. Mortgage Bankers' Association of America, Commerce and Industry Assoc. of NY and National Savings and Loan League (MC)
  9  
Testimony of Others [S. 866-1948]-Testimony before House Committee on Banking and Currency by government and private witnesses (MC)
  10  
"Testimony of Proponents" [to Bill S. 866]-Testimony before Senate Committee on Banking and Currency, March; by U.S. Conference of Mayors, National Public Housing Conference, National Assoc. of Housing Officials, American Assoc. of Social Workers et. al., American Veterans Committee, CIO nd AFL statement on behalf of Mayor O'Dwyer of NY Federal Home Loan Bank Administrator, Raymond Foley, NHA administrator and Charles Brannan, Asst. Sec. Agriculture
  27  
U.S. Housing Act of 1937 as it would be amended by s. 866 (General Housing Act) 80th Congress, 2nd session committee prints: annotated with explanation April 1948 (2 copies); Annotated with section analysis April 1948; bill HR 6888 June; Senate Committee on Banking and Currency Supplemental Report
 
Series XII. U.S. Congress Joint Committee on Housing, 1947-1948 [series]:
  11  
"Joint Committee to Investigate Housing Shortage- 1947-1948"-Correspondence and memoranda to and from Sen. Robert Gamble, chairman of Joint Committee and appointment of Philip Glick and Warren Vinton to represent Public Housing Administration; reports by Gamble on progress Dec. 1947, Sen. Joe McCarthy, Vice Chairman Feb. 1948 and following speech, by W.J. Vinton on administration of low-rent housing program Dec. 1947; unrevised charts in responses to request fo Dec. 1947 on low rent question and disposal of capital assets, correspondence concerning criticism of Los Angeles Housing Authority
  11  
"NPHC Releases on Subcommittee's Hearings"-[National Public Housing Conference]: Newsletters (MC) covering hearings and activitites of Joint Committee on Housing in cities across the US, highlighting roles of Sen. Joe McCarthy and Rep. Chas. Fletcher and attacks on financial administration of Public Housing Authority
  11  
"Extra material re: Joint Committee on Housing Hearings (Dec. 22, 1947)"-Memorandum from Joint Committee on Houisng to Raymond Foley, Housing and Home Finance Agency Administrator requesting information memorandum from J.T. Egan, Commissioner, Public Housing Administration outlining reply, charts and financial statements used in reply
  11  
"Extra material re: Joint Committee on Housing Hearings (Dec. 30, 1947)"-Memoranda and replies in answer to request for information from Joint Committee on Housing of Dec. 30, 1947 covering administrative employment and expenses, revisions and corrections of financial statments, regulations under Hatch Act of activities of personnel, summary of principal activities of Public Housing Administration
  11  
"Joint Committee on Housing (Requet of Dec. 22, 1947)"-Memorandum from Joint Committee on Housing to Raymond Foley, Administration, Housing and Home Finance listing questions to be prepared for Committee hearing of Jan. 12, 1948, memo on departmental reply and charts on finance and expenditures, corrections to Jan. 14, 1948 in binder file
  11  
"Joint Committee on Housing (Request of Dec. 22, 1947)"-Memorandum from Joint Commitee on Housing to Raymond Foley, Administrator, Housing and Home Finance Agency, giving second installment of questions to be prepared for Commitee hearing of Jan. 12, 1948; charts and summary of principal activities in answer in binder file
  11  
"Slum Clearance Report by Senator Wagner"-Senator Wagner's report on slum clearance to Joint Committee on Housing in outline form (TS), press release of letter (MC), TS rewrite and MC questionnaire
 
Series XIII. Housing Act [series]:
 
1949 [subseries]:
  22  
"Draft of Bill-folder 1 thorough introduction of S. 138 in Senate"
  22  
"Drafts of Bill-folder 2 Up to Consideration by Subcommittee in Senate"
  22  
"Draft of Bill-folder 3 Through Introduction of S. 1070"
  22  
"Draft of Bill-folder 4"
  27  
Housing Act of 1949, 81st Congress 1st session; Bills: S. 138, Jan. 5, 1949, 5 confidential committee prints, Jan-Feb.; S. 1070, Feb.-April; HR 4009 April and union calendar 232 April; HR 236 June 1949; summaries, amendments statements by Egan (MC), urban renewal provisions of S. 1070 (duplicates)
  22  
"S. 138-S. 1070 Public Law 171"- Congressional Debate; Congressional Record Clippings, Voting Record-S. 1070; Amendments
  11  
Public Law 171, 81st Congress 1st session, S.1070, 1949- ". . .to provide Federal aid to assist slum-clearance projects and low-rent public housing. . ."
  22  
"H.R. 4009-SPENCE Companion to S. 1070- P.T. 171" Congressional Debate; Congressional Record Clippings; Bills and Reports
  22  
U.S. Congress, HR Committee on Banking and Currency; hearings before Committee on Banking and Currency, HR, on HR 3009, 81st Congress 1st session (2 copies)
  22  
U.S. Congress, HR Report from the Committee on Banking and Currency to Accompany H.R. 4009; H.R. Report #590, 81st Congress, 1st session (2 copies)
  22  
U.S. Congress H.R. Committee of Conference, Conference Report [to accompany S. 1070], H.R. Report #975, 81st Congress, 1st session (2 copies)
  22  
U.S. Congress Joint Committee on Banking and Currency; U.S. Housing Act as it Would be Amended by S. 138; Committee print
  22  
U.S. Congress, Senate, Committee on Banking and Currency, Supplemental Report [to accompany S. 1070], S. Report #84 pt. 2, 81st Congress, 1st session
  22  
U.S. Congress Joint Committee on the Economic Report. Low-Income Families and Economic Stability. Materials on problem of Low-Income Families; Joint Committee print assembled by Subcommittee on Low-Income Families of the Joint Committee on the Economic Report. Washington, D.C.: Gov. Printing Office
  22  
U.S. Congress Joint Committee on the Economic Report: Low-Income Families. Hearings before the Subcommittee on low-income families of the Joint Committee on the Economic Report on Sec. 5 (A) of Publication 304, 81st Congress, 1st session
  22  
U.S. Congress, Senate, An Act (the Housing Act of 1949); publication #171, 81st Congress, Chapter 338, 1st session, S. 1070 (2 copies)
  22  
U.S. Congress, Senate, An Act-(the Housing Act of 1937) to improve housing conditions and to create a U.S. Housing Authority, and other purposes. Public Law #412, 75th Congress, Chapter 896, 1st session, S. 1685. (2 copies, one "CORRECTED PRINT")
  22  
U.S. Congress, Senate, Committee on Banking and Currency, General Housing Legislation. Hearings before a subcommittee of committee on Banking and Currency, Senate, S. 138, 81st Congress, 1st session (2 copies)
  22  
U.S. Congress, Senate, Committee on Banking and Currency; Summary of Provisions of National Housing Act of 1949. S. Document #99, 81st Congress, 1st session (2 copies)
  22  
U.S. Congress, Senate, Report from the Committee on Banking and Currency to Accompany S. 1070. S. Report #84, 81st Congress, 1st session
  11  
U.S. Senate, Subcommittee of Committee of the Committee on Banking and Currency Hearings. . .on S. 138. . .bills pertaining to general housing legislation. Washington, GPO
  22  
U.S. Housing and Finance Agency, Office of Administrator, A Handbook of Provisions of the Housing Act of 1949, Washington, D.C.
  27  
U.S. Housing Act as amended by Housing Act of 1949, Public Law 171, 81st Congress; "For Agency use only" annotated proposed changes as of 1/9/50
 
1950 [subseries]:
  27  
S. 2246, 81st Congress, 2nd session; Public Law 475, chapter 94; House Conference report to accompany S. 2246, April; Summary of act; Bill HR 7402, Feb.; Bill S. 2246, Feb.; Senate Committee on Banking and Currency report, February, duplicates; Senate Subcommittee of Committee of Banking and Currency Hearings on Middle-Income Housing, pts 1 and 2 and supplement; Joint Committee on Economic Report Subcommittee on Low-Income Families, Materials on Problems of Low-Income Familes and Report; Cooperative Housing: hearings of House Commitee on Banking and Currency; Senate reports on domestic cooperative housing and cooperative housing in Europe; House report on cooperative housing abroad, duplicates
 
1954 [subseries]:
  27  
HR 7839, 83rd Congress, 2nd session; Public Law 560, chapter 649; summary of provisions of Act; House Conference report, House Minority report, House Committee on Bank and Currency for Union Calendar, Senate Committee on Banking and Currency [with] views of Mr. Lehman; Senate hearing on Housing Act, House hearing on Housing Act; U.S. Housing Act of 1937 as amended (MC)
 
1955 [subseries]:
  11  
Housing Amendments of 1955, Public Law 345, 84th Congress, 1st session, S. 2126
  11  
U.S. Congress, House of Rep., Consideration of S. 2126, Report #1565 to accompany HR 326, 84th Congress, 1st session
  11  
U.S. Congress, House of Rep., Committee on Banking and Currency; Housing amendments of 1955, hearings on HR 5827 (superseded by S. 2126); May 23. . .June 10, 1955, Washington, GPO
  11  
U.S. Congress, House of Rep., Housing Amendments of 1955, Report #913 to accompany S. 2126, 84th Congress, 1st session
  11  
U.S. Congress, House of Rep., Housing amendments of 1955, Report #1622 to accompany S. 2126, 81st congress, 1st session
  11  
U.S. Senate, Committee on Banking and Currency, Report 404 together with teh individual views of Mr. Bush. . .to accompany S. 2125, 84th Congress, 1st session, Washington, GPO
  11  
U.S. Senate, Subcommittee of the Committee on Banking and Currency, Hearings on. ..bills to amend the National Housing Act, the housing Act of 1950. . .May 10-20, 1955, 84th Congress, 1st session, Washington, GPO
  11  
U.S. Federal housing Administration; Brief Summary "Housing Amendments of 1955."
  11  
U.S. President (Eisenhower)-Statement by the President
 
1956 [subseries]:
  27  
HR 11742, 84th Congress 2nd session, Public Law 1020, chapter 1029; House Conference report, House summary, House Committee on banking and currency report, Senate Committee on banking and currency report to accompany S. 3855
  11  
U.S. Dept. of Interior, Housing and Home Finance Agency, Office of the Administrator; Urban renewal provisions. . .and excerpts from other federal laws authorizing federal assistance to slum clearance and urban redevelopment and urban renewal
  11  
U.S. Congress, House of Rep., Housing Act of 1956, hearings on HR 10157, 84th Congress, 2nd session
  11  
U.S. Congress, Senate-a bill to amend the U.S. Housing Act of 1937, as amended, to authorize assistance in the provision of housing for elderly families, S. 2762 84th Congress, 2nd session
  11  
U.S. Congress, Senate, Subcommittee of the Committee on Banking and Currency, Housing amendments of 1956; Hearings on various bills to amend the federal housing laws, 84th Congress, 2nd session
 
1957 [subseries]:
  27  
HR 6659 85th Congress, 1st session; Public Law 85-104; House Conference report, H and HFA summary, House Committee on Banking and Currency report; Bills April-May; House Congressional Record, June 27; section by section summary (MC), proposed revision TS bill S. 2159
  11  
U.S. Congress, House, Committee on Banking and Currency, Subcommittee on Housing, Hearings, 85th Congress, 1st session
  11  
U.S. Congress, House, Public Law 85-104, 85th Congress, July 12, 1957, HR 6659
  11  
U.S. Congress, Senate, Subcommittee of the Committee on Banking and Currency, Housing amendments of 1957, Hearings, March 18-April 4, 1957, 85th Congress, 1st session
  11  
U.S. Senate, Subcommittee of the Committee on Banking and Currency; Urban renewal in selected cities, hearings, 85th Congress, 1st session, Washington, GPO
  21  
U.S. Housing Act of 1937, as amended, July 12, 1957, so Stat. 888; 42 U.S. Code 1401, annotated
 
1958 [subseries]:
  10  
Correspondence, meeting notes, statements, etc.
  10  
Correspondence from NAHO, notes on meeting with Commissioner Slusser, committee prints, extracts from Congressional Record,annotated
  27  
S. 4035, 85th Congress, 2nd session, acts, July, August, Bill (Confidential Committee print), July House Summary of committee pring, House Comittee on Banking and Currency report, bill S. 4323
  10  
Urban Assistance and Public Housing Administration-"Tentative Drafts of Bills for the Creation of an Urban Assistance and Public Housing Administration, Related Purposes," #1-12 (MC)
  10  
Items #7-10 (numbered in red) by Vinton relating to Housing Act
  10  
Items #14-27 (numbered in black) by Vinton relating to Housing Act 1958; digest, committee prints, reports, bills, etc.
  10  
Statements and analyses by Housing and Home Finance Agency of proposed bill, annotated
  27  
Statements, press releases, correspondence, analysis of bills, etc. collected by Vinton, some annotated; includes series of NHC newsletters on Act.
  10  
Summaries, reports, extracts from housing act
  11  
U.S. Congress, House, Committee on Banking and Currency, Subcommittee on Housing, hearings, July 7-18, 1958, 85th Congress, 2nd session
  11  
U.S. Congress, House, Committee on Banking and Currency, Subcommittee on Housing, Slum Clearance and related housing problems, hearings, 85th Congress, 2nd session
  11  
U.S. Congress, House: Rep. Barratt O'Hara introducing HR 12879 Housing Conservation and Rehabilitation Finance Act and HR 12878, a bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 in regard to expenditures for rehabilitation and modernization of residential structures; Congressional Record (not printed at Govt. expense), 85th Congress, 2nd session
  11  
U.S. Congress, Senate, Housing Challenge of America; extention of remarks of Sen. Joseph S. Clark, Aug. 18, 1958, 85th Congress, 2nd session, Congressional Record (not printed at Govt. expense)
  11  
U.S. Senate, Committee on Banking and Currency, Communitiy facilities act of 1958, hearings on S. 3497, March 19-26, 1958, 85th Congress, 2nd session
  11  
U.S. Congress, Senate, Subcommittee of hte Committee on Banking and Currency; hearings, May 12-22, 1958, 85th Congress, 2nd session
  11  
U.S. Congress, Senate, Committee on Banking and Currency, Report #1732, together with individual and minority views to accompany S. 4035, 85th Congress, 2nd session
 
1959 [subseries]:
  21  
A bill to extend and amend (MC)
  21  
Comparision of Draft Ominbus Housing Bill Prepared on Behalf of Public Interest Groups and S. 57; Jan. 9, 1959 (MC, 3 copies, 2 annotated)
  21  
Comparision of Urban Renewal provisions in Senate and House versions S. 57 (MC, annotated)
  21  
Congressional Record, Senate Jan. 9-12, 1959
  21  
S. 2539, bill as reported/passed in Senated (8 pieces) reports, copies of Congressional Record, #1-5
  21  
S. 2654 Housing Act Bill, report, Ms notes, Congressional Record, #1-5
  21  
S. 57, Housing Act of 1959, Sparkman Bill, reports, committee prints, Congressional Record, etc. #1-25 + duplicates
  21  
Provisions Facilitating Use of Urban Renewal Sites for Low-Rent Housing 2/2/59 (4 copies)
  21  
S. 59, "The Public Interest position on the amendments. . ."
  21  
S. 2357, Housing Act of 1959; working copy of bill, summary, committee prints etc. + duplicates #1-4
  21  
National Housing Conference, Relocation Housing for Displaced Families or Person 1/10/59 (2 copies)
  21  
National Housing Conference; Summary of Housing Act of 1959 (MC).
  21  
National Housing Conference Summary of Housing Act of 1959; Public Law 86-372 (2 copies)
  21  
1959 Housing Legislative Proposals S. 57 and House version. . .Comparison of differing provisions and Public Interest Group support postitions (TS, 2 copies)
  21  
Public Housing Administration-U.S. Housing Act of 1937 as amended Sept. 23, 1959 (3 copies, annotated)
  21  
Recommendations for Conference on S. 57-Re: Cooperative Housing Provisions Based on Difference Versions as Passed by Senate and House (MC, annotated)
  21  
Section by Section Analysis of Housing Act of 1959 (S. 612) proposed by Housing and Home Finance Agency 1/15/59 (MC)
  21  
Section by Section Summary of bill for the Housing Act of 1959 (2 pieces, dubplicates, MC)
  21  
Section by Section Summary of Housing Act of 1959 (MC)
  21  
U.S. Congress, House, a bill to extend Housing Act of 1959 HR 2385, 86th Congress, 1st session
  21  
U.S. Congress, House, Committee on Banking and Currency S. 57 as passed by the Senate, and the House Version of S. 57 as reported by House Committee on Banking and Currency (MC)
  21  
U.S. Congress, House, Committee on Banking and Currency, Housing Act of 1959 Report #86 on S. 57, 86th Congress, 1st session, (3 copies)
  21  
U.S. Congress, House-HR 2357, January 15, 1959, 86th Congress, 1st session
  21  
U.S. Congress, House-HR. 2357- "before introduction" (annotated)
  21  
U.S. Congress, House-Report #1040 [to accompany S. 2539] 86th Congress, 1st session
  21  
U.S. Congress, House-HR 2385, January 15, 1959, 86th Congress, 1st session
  21  
U.S. Congress, House-HR 3319, January 26, 1959, 86th Congress, 1st session
  21  
U.S. Congress, House-HR 7117, May 14, 1959, bill: Improvement of housing and renewal of urban communities etc., 86th Congress, 1st session
  21  
U.S. Congress, House, Subcommittee on Housing, hearings, 86th Congress, 1st session
  21  
U.S. Congress, House, Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations; Independant officer appropriations for 1960, 86th Congress, 1st session part 2, incomplete volume
  21  
U.S. Congress, House, Subcommittee on Housing, Summary of Subcommittee Print [Committee Print].
  21  
U.S. Congress, Senate, an act to extend and amend, Housing Act of 1959, Publ. L. 86-372, 86th Congress, S. 2654 (7 copies)
  21  
U.S. Congress, Senate, S. 467, January 17, 1959 Amend title II of Housing Amendments of 1955
  21  
U.S. Congress, Senate, S. 194, amending Title III of Housing Act of 1950
  26  
U.S. Congress, Senate, S. 266, January 14, 1959, bill to authorize urban renewal grants, encourage state participation in slum clearnce, 86th Congress, 1st session
  21  
U.S. Congress, Senate, S. 612, January 21, 1959, bill extend, amend laws, relating provision and improvement of housing and conservation of urban communitites
  21  
U.S. Congress, Senate, S. 1431, March 16, 1959; a bill to provide for the establishment of a Commission on Metropolitan Problems with clipping from Congressional Record
  21  
U.S. Congress, Senate, S. 195, January 12, 1959; bill relating to foreclosure of FHA mortages
  21  
U.S. Congress, Senate, a bill, Housing Act of 1959
  21  
U.S. Congress, Senate, Committee on Banking and Currency, hearings. . .86th Congress, 1st session
  21  
U.S. Congress, Senate, Committee on Banking and Currency, Housing Act of 1959, Report 41, together with individual views to accompany S. 57, 86th Congress, 1st session, (2 copies)
  21  
U.S. Congress, Senate, Subcommittee of the Committee on Banking and Currency, President's message disapproving S. 57, hearings, 86th Congress, 1st session
  21  
U.S. Congress, Senate, S. 193, January 12, 1959, Housing Amendments of 1959, 86th Congress, 1st session
  21  
U.S. Congress, Senate, S. 2539, Housing Act of 1959, 86th Congress, 1st session
 
1960 [subseries]:
  27  
S. 3670, 86th Congress, 2nd session; press releases recommendations, sections of bill, extracts from Congressional Record of Senate and House, MS notes, bills HR 12603, section by section summaries, HR committee on Banking and Currency report
 
1961 [subseries]:
  27  
S. 1922, 87th Congress, 1st session; public law 87-70; Committee print May; House Conference report, House print of Message from President, Senate Committee on Banking and Currency Report, Senate Committee on Banking and Currency print of section by section analysis of S. 1478, House Committee on Banking and Currency subcommittee print of section by section analysis HR 6028, House Committee on BAnking and Currency subcommittee print on possible amendments to HR 6028, Senate Committee on Banking and Currency section by section summary of S. 1922; digest of principal provisions; extracts from Congressional Record and Daily Digest, notes, analysis (MC, TS)
 
1964 [subseries]:
  27  
S. 3049, 88th Congress, 2nd session; Public Law 88-560, House pring of Message from President, Senate Committee on Banking and Currency report, Senate Committee on Banking and Currency section by section analysis, Senate Committee on Banking and Currency Questions, on S. 2468; analyses and summaries, largely from National Housing Conference
 
1965 [subseries]:
  27  
Housing and Urban Development Act of 1965, HR 7984, 89th Congress, 1st session; House Committee on Banking and Currency, Highlights of Housing and Urban Development Act; House Committee on BAnking and Currency Correction of Misleading and False Statements. . ., House Committee on Banking and Currency Compilation; Senate Committee on Banking and Currency Hearings, March and April, excerpts from hearings, House Committee on Banking and Currency hearings, part I, March, Subcommittee print of section by section summary (MC) section by section analysis (MC)
 
Series XIV. Warren Jay Vinton Speeches and Publications, 1936-1964, arranged by year [series]:
  16  
"Speeches and Publications-1936"-Binder of notes, texts and transcripts of speeches (TS and A) programs of meetings, etc.
  16  
"Speeches and Publications 1937"-Binder of notes, texts, transcripts of speeches (TS and A), programs
  16  
"Speeches and Publications 1938"-Binder of notes, texts, transcripts of speeches (TS and A); programs
  16  
"Speeches and Publications 1939-Binder of notes, texts, memorandum and transcripts (TS, MC and A); programs
  16  
"Speeches and Publications 1940-1942"-Binder of notes, texts, transcripts (TS and A); programs (no speeches dated 1942)
  16  
"Speeches and Publications-1943"-Binder of notes, texts, statistics, transcripts (TS, A, MC) offprint of article
  16  
"Speeches and Publications-1944"-Binder of notes, texts, statistics (TS, A, MC); programs
  16  
"Speeches and Publications,"-1945-1948, Binder of notes and texts (TS, MC, A) published article
  16  
"Speeches and Publications-1949"-Binder of notes and texts (TS, MC, A) published articles
  16  
"Speeches and Publications-1950"- Binder of notes and texts of speeches (MC, TS, A) programs
  16  
"Speeches and Publications-1951"-Binder of notes, statistics, texts of speeches (MC, TS, A), article, programs
  16  
"Speeches and Publications- 1952"- Binder of notes and texts (TS and A); program
  16  
"Speeches and Publications- 1953"-Binder of notes and texts (MC, TS and A); printed articles
  16  
"Speeches and Publications-1954"- Binder and loose texts of speeches (TS and MC)
  16  
"Speeches and Publications-1955"- Texts of speeches (A, TS and MC); printed address "Public Housing and Financing" to Municipal Forum of New York and covering correspondence
  16  
"Speeches and Publications-1956"-Texts of speeches and notes (TS), correspondence, newspaper articles
  16  
"Speeches and Publications-1957"- Speeches and articles (MC, TS)
  16  
"Speeches and Publications-1958"- Notes (MS) and Speeches (MC) speech at American Society of Planning Officials Conference and National Association Housing and Redevelopment Association Meeting
  16  
"Speeches and Publications-1959"- Speech (MS)
  16  
"Speeches and Publications- 1960"- Speech (MS)
  16  
Speeches and Publications- A New Program for Housing and Community Development Resolutions Adopted by the Membership of the National Housing Conference
  16  
Speeches and Publications, 1964- "The President and Public Housing- Recollections of his original show in interest in 1938," article in Journal of Housing, #1, 1964 and correspondence
 
Series XV. Articles [series]:
  16  
"The Annual Contributions Contract in Theory and Practices 10/10/51"- Speech at NAHO Annual Conference
  16  
"The Mutual Responsibilities of Local and Federal Authorities for the Public Housing Program, Nov. 16, 1949"- speech at NAHO conference, Boston (MC)
  16  
"The Place of Low-Rent Housing Program in Municipal Government, Dec. 1, 1949"- Speech at American Municiapl Association Conference
  16  
"Progress in Financing Low-Rent Housing during Fiscal Year 1954"-Paper
  16  
"Progress in the Financing of Low-Rent Public Housing during 1955 7/16/56"- Report and review in The Bond Buyer
  16  
"Progress in Financing Public Housing during 1956 (Prepared For HHFA Annual Report, 1956)"- Report and reprint in Daily Bond Buyer
  16  
"Public Housing and the Democratic Process 6/13/50"-Speech at Pacific Southwest Regional Council of National Association of Housing Officials
  16  
"Public Housing Financing 2/4/55"- Speech before Municipal Forum of New York
  16  
"Recent Developments in the Financing of Low-Rent Public Housing 2/12/53"-Paper and supplement
  16  
"Remarks at Dedication Ceremonies of Flag House Court, Baltimore, MD 2/3/54"-Speech
  16  
"The Role of Public Housing in the Rebuilding of Our Cities Dec. 7, 1949"- Speech at Citizen's Housing and Planning Council of New York
  16  
"Urban Redevelopment and Public Housing Programs Must Work Together Dec. 1949"-Article in The American City
  17  
[The Urban Revolution: Challenge to the Next Generation] [folder with no tab]-Speech to and correspondence with Washington Center for Metropolitan Studies and Conference on the Teacher and Metropolis Nov. 29, 1962
  17  
"ASPO Speech"- [American Society of Planning Officials]-Speech "Which Way Public Housing" for National Conference of ASPO, correspondence and clipping concerning Vinton's resignation from NHA
  23  
Benjamin Stolberg and Warren J. Vinton, The Economic Consequences of the New Deal, NY: Harcourt and Brace, 1935; letters and statements
  23  
"Economic Consequences of the New Deal"-letters and royalty statements, Dec. 6, 1934-July 5, 1938, congratulations, business
  23  
The Economic Consequences of the New Deal-"Who Holds the Aces In the New Deal" (1st Draft) "The Deck was Stacked" (2nd draft) "The New Era Behind the New Deal" (3rd draft) "The Middle Classes" (4th draft)
  23  
Benjamin Stolberg and Warren J. Vinton, The Economic Consequences of the New Deal, chapter The Degradation. . .(MSS, draft of chapter I)
  23  
The Economic Consequences of the New Deal- draft of Chapter I: "The Degredation of the Open Mind"
  23  
The Economic Consequences of the New Deal-draft of Chapter II: "The Great Predicament"
  23  
The Economic Consequences of the New Deal-draft of Chapter III: "Big Ownership"
  23  
The Economic Consequences of the New Deal-Chapter IV: "The Middle Classes"
  23  
The Economic Consequences of the New Deal-Chapter V: "The Workers"
  23  
The Economic Consequences of the New Deal-Chapter VI: "The New Deal Panaceas"
  23  
The Economic Consequences of the New Deal-Chapter VII: "Stalemate"
  23?  
Benjamin Stolberg and Warren J. Vinton, The Economic Consequences of the New Deal, copies one inscribed "from Ben" the second is an English Edition
  23  
Benjamin Stolberg and Warren J. Vinton, The Economic Consequences of the New Deal-reviews
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Reviews and notices, The Economic Consequences of the New Deal, Jan. 22, 1935-Aug. 1936; clippings, TS Father Coughlin, clippings on incident of Father Coughlin's use of quotes from book without acknowledgement on radio talk, March 3, 1935; charged by Harcourt
 
Series XVI. Organizations and Conferences, 1949-1969 [series]:
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National Association of Housing Officials-Committee on Personnel Standards; Administrative Personnel for Local Housing Authorities. (Chicago, Ill.: The Association, 1937) 14 pp.
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National Association of Housing Officials-Committee on Physical Standards and Construction. Preliminary report. . .Jan. 12, 1938 (MC); report
  25  
National Association of Housing Officials-Demolition of Sub-Standard Housing
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National Association of Housing Officials-Housing for the United States After the War
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National Association of House Officials-A Housing Program for the United States. (Chicago, Ill.: The Association, 1934) 22 pp.
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National Association of Housing Officials-A housing program for the U.S.; a report prepared for Chicago, Public Information Service, 1935; Public Information Service pub. 38 (annotated) According to Fr. McDonnell (Wagner House Act) pp. 57, this printed by NAHO in 1935. NAHO and Public Info Service housed in same building
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National Association of Housing Officials- Management Training Institute, June 13-24, 1938. Managing Low-Rent Housing. (Chicago, Ill.: The Association, March 1939) 289 pp.
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National Association of Housing Officials-Planning for Low-Rent Housing. (Chicago, Ill.: The Association, 1938) 51 pp.
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National Association of Housing Officials-Public Housing Surveys. (Chicago, Ill.: The Association, 1934) 20 pp.
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National Association of Housing Officials-State Housing Authority Legislation; a Comparative Summary of State Enabling Laws
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National Association of Housing Officials-State Laws for Public Housing. (Chicago, Ill.: The Association, 1934) 18 pp.
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National Association of Housing Officials- Summary of 1935 State Housing Laws. Supplement to Housing Officials Year Book 1935. (Chicago: The Association, 1935) 9 pp. (MC)
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National Association of Housing Redevelopment Officials- Title varies: National Association of Housing Officials to 1953; Newsletters, pamphlets, program resolutions, manuals; (see also Office files, Chief Economis 1937-1949)
  25  
National Housing Conference Inc.- Title varies: National Public Housing Conference; Newsletters, reports, membership lists, legislative proposals, some correspondence; (see also: office files, Chief Economist, 1937-1949)
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National Housing Conference, Inc.-Newsletters, reports, membership lists, legislative proposals, some correspondence
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Philadelphia Housing Association-Issues, 1957-1964; Citizens' Guide to Housing and Urban Renewal
  15  
Washington Housing Association-Minutes of Board Meeting (MC)
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Washington Housing Association- Reports, testimony, copies of letters sent by Association, copy of "General Urban Renewal Plan: Preliminary Draft Northwest Urban Renewal Area, District of Columbia: by the National Capital Planning Commission
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Washington Housing Association-Letters to Board members (MC)
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Washington Housing Association-Letters to the members #13-43
  15  
Washington Housing Association-Reports, statements, testimony, copies of letters sent by Association
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Conferences-Programs, schedules, correspondence for: American Municipal Association 1949 American Society of Planning Officials, 1958-64 Citizens Conference on Washington Area Metropolitan Problems, 1959; Conference of Housing Agency Officials and National Public Interest Organizations, 1950; National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials, 1955, 1960; National Association of Housing Officials, 1949-1953; National Capital Housing Authority, 1957; National Housing Conference, 1956; National Houisng Policy Conference, 1951
 
Series XVII. Newspaper Clippings, 1935-1966 [series]:
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New York City Housing Authority- Newspaper clippings especially on housers' conflict with Mayor La Guardia
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Resettlement Administration- Newspaper clippings on establishment and disbanding of Resettlement Administration
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"United States Housing Authority"-Newspaper clippings on establishment USHA, early public housing projects in Louisville and Syracuse, defense housing, merging of housing agencies
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"Reorganization-Housing"-Newspaper clippings on conflict and merging of agencies of war-time housing
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Miscellaneous Newspaper Clippings-Miscellaneous newspaper clippings on housing bills, bond financing, obituaries, etc.