Public housing

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Print Resources

  • Bowly, Devereux Jr. The Poorhouse: Subsidized Housing in Chicago, 1895-1976. Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 1978.
  • Fuerst, J.S. When Public Housing Was Paradise: Building Community in Chicago. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2005.
  • Hirsch, Arnold R. Making the Second Ghetto: Race and Housing in Chicago, 1940-1960. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1998.
  • Hunt, D. Bradford. Blueprint for Disaster: The Unraveling of Chicago Public Housing. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2009.
  • Radford, Gail. Modern Housing for America: Policy Struggles in the New Deal Era. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1996.