Franklin & Marshall College Franklin & Marshall College

David P. Schuyler

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The Congress hereby declares that the general welfare and security of the Nation and the health and living standards of its people require housing production and related community development sufficient to remedy the serious housing shortage, the elimination of substandard and other inadequate housing through the clearance of slums and blighted areas, and the realization as soon as feasible of the goal of a decent home and a suitable living environment for every American family . . .

U. S. Housing Act of 1949

Exhibition organized by David Schuyler

Captions by Tad Fleshman, Colleen Haggerty, James Leach, Andrea Mollica, Michael Piecuch, Adele Sikora, Erin Snyder, Trish Zehner, and David Schuyler

The Leonard and Mildred Rothman Gallery
Franklin & Marshall College
Steinman College Center
April 30-June 5, 1993

Acknowledgments
Part I: The Discovery of Urban Blight
Part II: Imagining a Revitalized City
Part III: A New Commercial Center
Part IV: New Neighborhoods for Old
Conclusion: Urban Renewal in Retrospect