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Series II. Chief Economist. Office Files [1935-1945]-1949 [series]:
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"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)