Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Date

4-1-1965

Description

An aerial view of Allentown’s Fourth Street Urban Renewal Project. The project was part of a nationwide urban renewal trend in the 1960s and was designed to provide affordable housing to the residents of Allentown.

Rights

This object from the Chester E. Smolski photographic slides and publications, housed by the Rhode Island College Special Collections, and any of its digital surrogates are the intellectual property of Rhode Island College. This digital object is protected by copyright and/or related rights. The digital material presented here is licensed with a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. This content can be used, shared, or adapted for educational and scholarly purposes. For permissions to use this item please contact digitalcommons@ric.edu. All uses must include appropriate attribution.

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Themes

Urban Redevelopment

Subject Headings

Cities and towns -- Growth; Housing -- Housing management;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Pennsylvania

City Name

Allentown

Keywords

aerial, public housing, urban renewal, urban redevelopment, construction

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