The Dreamer and the Doer: Health and Housing

April 15, 2008 | Inside Out

In part 2 of 7 of “The Dreamer and the Doer –The Life and Work of Fiorello H. La Guardia” produced by the La Guardia and Wagner archives, New York Mayor Fiorello H. La Guardia makes providing proper housing a function of city government. The 1921 deaths of his first wife and infant daughter from tuberculosis inspire the greatest public health effort in the city’s history.
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