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URBS 439: Sustainability & the Urban Neighborhood: Home


This guide is intended to help students locate resources for URBS 439: Sustainability & the Urban Neighborhood.

E.V. Smith's 1909 Atlas of Philadelphia's 27th and 46th Wards, Plate 11

Plate 11. E.V. Smith's 1909 Atlas of Philadelphia's 27th and 46th Wards. Click for a larger image. 

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Library Materials

A sampling of items we looked at in class. There are many more at the Fine Arts Library and Van Pelt!

Librarian for Art and Architecture

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Patricia Guardiola
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Librarian for Urban Studies

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