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Title:

Swamp Gas Problem

Creator:

Long Island Daily Press

Date:

September 7, 1947

Description:

An unidentified mother and child look at the foundation of a house in the Rego Park Houses, a veterans' housing project. The fire department has chopped out sections of the foundation to prevent swamp gas from collecting underneath the house.

Location:

Between 98th and 99th Streets and 55th and Christie Avenues, Corona, NY

Type:

black and white print; digital image Open in Browser 5 KB