The lofts of SoHo : gentrification, art, and industry in New York, 1950-1980 /
American cities entered a new phase when, beginning in the 1950s, artists and developers looked upon a decaying industrial zone in Lower Manhattan and saw, not blight, but opportunity: cheap rents, lax regulation and wide open spaces. Thus, SoHo was born. From 1960 to 1980, residents transformed the...
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|Published:||Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, |
|Series:||Historical studies of urban America.