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A Report by the President’s Advisory Committee on Government Housing Policies and Programs



Release Date: 
December 1953 (471 pages)
Posted Date:   
August 20, 2019



This document, prepared for President Eisenhower by the President’s Advisory Committee on Government Housing Policies and Programs, provides five recommendations for the development of a new housing program. The five recommendations, broadly, address: slum clearance; maintenance of existing homes; the building of new houses; special assistance for low income families; and reorganization of the Federal Housing Agency.


This report is part of the collection of scanned historical documents available to the public.

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