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Low-cost cottage construction in America

a study on the housing collection in the Harvard social museum

by Winthrop Abbott Hamlin

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Published by Harvard university in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labor -- Dwellings.,
  • Architecture, Domestic -- United States.,
  • Labor movement -- Dwellings.,
  • Working class -- Dwellings.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPublications of the Department of Social Ethics in Harvard University -- no. 7
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA7551 .H3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p.
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24179788M
    LC Control Number18005768
    OCLC/WorldCa5024373

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