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Housing, 1947 - 1979

Reference Code: GBR/0014/ABMS 5/18

Scope and Contents

Working papers on housing in England, Scotland, and Wales, covering subjects such as house building, town planning, and urban renewal; homelessness and housing shortages; household amenities and consumer goods; community and everyday life in new towns; rents and house prices, mortgages, and the property market; council housing; and eighteenth- and nineteenth-century domestic architecture. Consists largely of press cuttings, articles, and survey data, with Mark Abrams's notes. Including copies of mass-market paperback books and occasional papers with statistics on housing.


  • Creation: 1947 - 1979

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


10 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Boxes 63-65

Finding aid date

2017-02-02 14:57:52.163000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
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