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history of housing in New York City

Richard Plunz

history of housing in New York City

dwelling type and social change in the American metropolis

by Richard Plunz

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Housing -- New York (N.Y.) -- History.,
  • Dwellings -- New York (N.Y.) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard Plunz.
    SeriesThe Columbia history of urban lifeseries
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD7304.N5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxvii, 422 p. :
    Number of Pages422
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22111037M
    ISBN 100231062966


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A standard in the field since its publication inA History of Housing in New York City traces New York's housing development from to the present in text and profuse illustrations.

Richard Plunz explores the housing of all classes, with comparative discussion of the development of types ranging from the single-family house to the high-rise apartment truetax.online by: Oct 01,  · A standard in the field since its publication inA History of Housing in New York City traces New York's housing development from to the present in text and profuse illustrations.

Richard Plunz explores the housing of all classes, with comparative discussion of the development of types ranging from the single-family house to the high-rise apartment tower. Oct 20,  · In this revealing study, Plunz traces the history of housing in New York from to the present, examining the complex roles that city planning, real estate development, housing reform, building codes, contruction technology, and government policies--and politics--play in the process.5/5(1).

"A History of Housing in New York City" traces New York's housing development from to the present in text and profuse illustrations. Richard Plunz explores the housing of all classes, with comparative discussion of the development of types ranging from the single-family house to the high-rise apartment tower.4/5.

A History of Housing in New York City traces New York's housing development from to the present in text and profuse illustrations. Richard Plunz explores the housing of all classes, with /5(2).

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Buy the Paperback Book A History of Housing in New York City by Richard Plunz at truetax.online, Canada's largest bookstore. + Get Free Shipping on books over $25. Since its emergence in the mid-nineteenth century as the nation's "metropolis," New York has faced the most challenging housing problems of any American city, but it has also.

Housing Policy in New York City: A Brief History NYU Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy It is commonly said that New York City is exceptional, and housing is typically considered one of the most exceptional aspects of New York life. In reality, New York’s housing conditions are not so different from those of other large cities.

Oct 18,  · A standard in the field since its publication inA History of Housing in New York City traces New York's housing development from to the present in text and profuse illustrations. Richard Plunz explores the housing of all classes, with comparative discussion of the development of types ranging from the single-family house to the high-rise apartment truetax.online: Columbia University Press.

But just across the street from the terminus of the 3 train at Street and 7th Avenue are the Dunbar Apartments, one of the earliest examples of affordable housing in New York City—a concept which to this day affects hundreds of thousands of residents and is Author: Eillie Anzilotti.

A History of Housing in New York City traces New York's housing development from to the present in text and profuse illustrations. Richard Plunz explores the housing of all classes, with comparative discussion of the development of types ranging from the single-family house to the high-rise apartment tower.

A History Of Housing In New York City by Plunz, Richard/ Jackson, Kenneth T. (Frw) Since its emergence in the mid-nineteenth century as the nation's "metropolis," New York has faced the most challenging housing problems of any American city, but it has also led the nation in.

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Richard Plunz’s landmark study, A History of Housing in New York City, traces the development of housing in New York from to the present day. First published inPlunz’s lively account investigates the housing of all classes, from the. Published in Aprilthis paper tells the story of housing policy in New York City over the past 30 years.

The report describes the city’s unprecedented efforts to rebuild its housing stock during the late s and s and analyzes the specific features of the New York City’s year plan that made these efforts so successful. Mar 30,  · So many good books came up in the process that we decided to save some of the haul for further lists.

Having highlighted books that deal with the entire city in some way or another, here we're going to round up the best neighborhood-specific New York history books, again as selected by an array of experts.

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Since its emergence in the mid-nineteenth century as the nation's "metropolis," New York has faced the most challenging housing problems of any American city, but it has also led the nation in innovation and reform.

Oct 01,  · —Mayor Fiorello La Guardia, touting slum clearance and the construction of public housing projects in New York City, Inthe first public housing complex in New York, prosaically christened First Houses, (landmarked since ) on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, offered apartments featuring oak wood floors and brass fixtures.

A colorful portrait of the people, places, and policies that have helped make New York City livable, Affordable Housing in New York is a comprehensive, authoritative, and richly illustrated history of the city’s public and middle-income housing from the s to today.

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Learn more. New Recycling Program launched for public housing residents. Learn more. NYC is a trademark and service mark of the City of New York. History of Housing in New York City: Dwelling Type and Social Change in the American Metropolis (Columbia History of Urban Life Series) by Plunz, Richard and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at truetax.online Get this from a library.

A history of housing in New York City: dwelling type and social change in the American metropolis. [Richard Plunz] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for This book explores the housing of various classes.

Jan 22,  · New immigrants to New York City in the late s faced grim, cramped living conditions in tenement housing that once dominated the Lower Author: Madison Horne. Aug 17,  · The case is indicative of what New York faces as it tries to cope with its housing emergency.

Last year more thandifferent men, women, and children slept in the shelters. And inthough the city managed to move 38, people from shelters to more permanent housing, the number of homeless increased.

However, Andrew Alpern says in his book, Luxury Apartment Houses of Manhattan, that historian Christopher Gray has determined the site of New York City’s first co-op to be West 57th Street.

According to Alpern, that first co-op, the Rembrandt, was erected in and "was the prototype of a bevy of other cooperative apartment ventures. Property History. You can research the history of a building using the Department's Buildings Information System.

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Jun 25,  · The Rise and Fall of New York Public Housing: An Oral History. No heat. Leaking roofs. Mold and pests. New York City public housing has become. Oct 09,  · The 20 Years That Made New York City.

Rather the book is as much a social and cultural history as it is a political narrative. We learn how Jim Crow segregation in housing. "In Public Housing That Worked, Nicholas Dagen Bloom offers the best examination to date of the origins, choices, mistakes, and management of the New York City Housing Authority from its beginnings in the s up through the present.

He stresses effective management as the principal reason behind why the city's public stock of housing has.

Apr 17,  · Nearly 80 years ago on Jan. 20,New York City made history and established a benchmark that the rest of the country would follow as Mayor Fiorello H.

LaGuardia filed a. The written history of New York City began with the first European explorer the Italian Giovanni da Verrazzano in European settlement began with the Dutch in The "Sons of Liberty" destroyed British authority in New York City, and the Stamp Act Congress of representatives from throughout the Thirteen Colonies met in the city in to organize resistance to British policies.

The large scale and rich history of New York’s subsidized housing developments have no parallel in the United States. New York, America’s most densely developed and politically progressive city, has an exceptional history both in terms of substandard housing.

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And this week, the New York Review of Books. The history of New York begins around 10, B.C. when the first people arrived. By A.D. two main cultures had become dominant as the Iroquoian and Algonquian developed. European discovery of New York was led by the Italian Giovanni da Verrazzano in.

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Jacob Riis and Tenement New York In the late 19 th to the early 20 th century New York experienced an influx of immigrants coming to America for a new life.

During this wave of immense immigration, New York City local government pushed to make more housing available for them. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more.

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Bloom notes that in an age when public housing is disappearing from America’s big cities, more thantenants remain in housing authority projects in New York City, and .