1950s newsreel on the construction of the suburbs in Levittown



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The history of the 1950s for the Levittown building, Long Island. A suburban city that sprang into the post-war housing movement that has pioneered the uniformity of suburban life that has become an image of modern America. As the magazine says "quite varied to eliminate the sad monotony, while enough to allow saving from standardization."

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