Life In The Alley
Snow's Ct, NW
Digital Archive Portal
Historical Society of Washington
Washingtoniana @ MLK Library
National Archives I & II
Georgetown Library's Peabody Room
Local to Global
A citizen's view of slum clearance
"Colored shacks" fit for condemnation and being torn down
John Ihlder responds to request to condemn and tear down colored shacks
Chairman of ADA gives overview of alley and ADA history
"...to reconcile such difference..."
Ihlder contemplates race in the alleys
Public v. Private in addressing alley life
"Blight sometimes affects the whole square..."
"Take a problem I've been working on: 'Where shall dehoused Negroes be rehoused?'"
Ihlder outlines ADA policy on Public Housing and Race Relations
What the US Housing Authority Can and Can't Do