Housing Reform; A Hand-book For Practical Use In American Cities

Paperback | February 7, 2012

byLawrence Veiller

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1910 Excerpt: ... INDEX PAGI Accommodations housing, scarcity un-likely 18-20 Administration of housing laws. See Enforcement and Mu-nicipal Air-shafts, 10,103-107,126-127 Air Space as a standard of ventila-tion 29-30, 105 Aldermen and City Councils 151-153 Alterations.. 105-107, 131-132 Animals in tenement houses... 119-120 Architects and housing laws 91,92 "back-to-back" Tene-Ments 23 Bathing Facilities lack of, in tenements, 10, 17-18 requirements for 110-112 coal in the bath-tub story discredited 17-18 Baths public, patronage of 18 Boss political 158-160 Builders and provision of housing accommodations 19 and model tenements, 64, 71-73 and municipal control, 81-82 and housing regulations, 92-93, 96-97, 111-112, 127, '32-134» 152 Buildings department or bureau of. See Department. Caretakers 112-113 Cellar Dwellings, 3, 66, 118-119 Charitable Workers. See Social workers Child effect of bad housing upon 5 ClRCULARIZATION 155 Citizens neglect and ignorance of 4 Citizens' Committees how constituted 49. 5 proper functions of.. 171-177 City And Suburban Homes Company 69 City Life and country life 3-32 attractions of city 32 Civil Process 146 Civil Service Employees 129-130 Cleanliness efforts of poortoobtain. 17-18 provision of bathing facilities 110-112 care of premises...40, 113-114 standards for 59 Coal in the bath-tub, story discredited 17-18 Commissioner of Health, powers of 9 ' Committee on housing reform, its function two-fold 49 personnel 49-51 qualifications of execu-tive 51 duties of 52 Committees legislative 161-162 Community and housing evils, 4, 12, 43-44. 49, 52 Competition municipal control would drive out 81-82 Complaints futility of 124, 134-136 Congestion and overcrowding, in New York 8, 11 general discussion 25-35 difficulty of setting stan-dards 27-30 r...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1910 Excerpt: ... INDEX PAGI Accommodations housing, scarcity un-likely 18-20 Administration of housing laws. See Enforcement and Mu-nicipal Air-s...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:42 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.09 inPublished:February 7, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:021749157X

ISBN - 13:9780217491570

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