Photocopy of drawing A-32 FIRST AND SECOND FLOOR PLANS, BUILDING Nos. 10,12,14,16,18 - Lockefield Garden Apartments, 900 Indiana Avenue, Indianapolis, Marion County, IN HABS IND,49-IND,32-50.tif

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Title Photocopy of drawing A-32 FIRST AND SECOND FLOOR PLANS, BUILDING Nos. 10,12,14,16,18 - Lockefield Garden Apartments, 900 Indiana Avenue, Indianapolis, Marion County, IN
Depicted place Indiana; Marion County; Indianapolis
Date Documentation compiled after 1933
Dimensions 4 x 5 in.
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Accession number HABS IND,49-IND,32-50
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Notes
  • Significance: The complex is being placed on the National Register of Historic Places. Possible National Historic Landmark. Lockefield was the center of the Negro community of Indianapolis. One of the first low-income housing projects constructed in the country by President Franklin D. Roosevelt's Administration, the "New Deal," Public Works Administration, 1934. Lockefield Gardens' design was a model used in other housing projects, after it was displayed in the "American Architect" magazine in February, 1935. To provide slum clearance.
  • Survey number: HABS IN-194
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