The Carl Mackley Apartments, M and Bristol Streets, Philadelphia, PA, January 1935.
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An entire block with three story  brick buildings.

Credit: Courtesy of Temple University, Urban Archives, Philadelphia, Pa.

Financed by $1.2 million in federal funds, the Carl Mackley Apartments was the first housing project in the nation built with New Deal funding. Named in honor of a young worker killed during a hosiery workers strike in 1931, the Apartments were owned and run by the Philadelphia branch of the Full-Fashioned Hosiery Workers of America.

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