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Levittown : Documents of an ideal American suburb.

Author: Peter B Hales
Publisher: Chicago : Peter B. Hales, 2001-
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
Database:WorldCat
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Web site created by Peter Hales of the Art History Department at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Explores the social, cultural, and visual history of Levittown, which was seminal to the development of suburban living in the United States after WW II. Offers brief overview of the way houses were designed and constructed, along with the layout and facilities available in this early suburban community. Provides  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter B Hales
OCLC Number: 50985701
Notes: Title viewed from opening screen (Nov. 8, 2002).
Details: System requirements: World Wide Web (WWW) browser software.; Mode of access: Internet via the World Wide Web.

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Web site created by Peter Hales of the Art History Department at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Explores the social, cultural, and visual history of Levittown, which was seminal to the development of suburban living in the United States after WW II. Offers brief overview of the way houses were designed and constructed, along with the layout and facilities available in this early suburban community. Provides photographs donated by former Levittown residents to help convey a historical perspective.

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