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2 edition of housing problem in Chicago. found in the catalog.

housing problem in Chicago.

Jane Addams

housing problem in Chicago.

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Published by American Academy of Political and Social Science in [Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tenement houses -- Illinois -- Chicago.,
  • Working class -- Dwellings.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesAnnals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science -- v. 20, no. 1
    ContributionsAmerican Academy of Political and Social Science.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsH1 .A4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination97-107 p.
    Number of Pages107
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22265080M

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