Homeless

Demonstration Front of Edward Koch Campaign Headquaters (1985).

Description: Tenants demonstrate in front of Edward Koch's campaign headquaters on East 42nd St. Ed Koch's mayoralty was notable for increasing levels of homelessness, despite widespread vacancies in both city-owned and privately-owned apartments.

Date: Sep 7, 1985

Creator: Becket Logan

Original Format: Black and white photograph, 4 x 5 inches

Citation: Metropolitan Council on Housing, digital ID = mch_000106d

 

Protesters at a Rent Guidelines Board hearing (1984). Bess Stevenson with a megaphone (undated). 
Yorkville Save Our Homes publication (ca. 1963).  Tenants demonstrate in front of Edward Koch's campaign headquaters (1985). 

No Decontrol postcard to council members (1992).

Met Council on Housing volunteers provide information to tenants (undated). 
Met Council on Housing delegation to the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom (1963).

Met Council on Housing members pose with a "Stop All Evictions" banner (1989). 

 
 

 

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