Stories about life in Liddonfield housing project and its impact on the Northeast Philadelphia neighborhood of Upper Holmesburg. These true stories reveal how government policy affected the lives of real people, from the project residents to area homeowners during the 5 decades of Liddonfield’s existence. Stories and articles are written by a former resident of the project.

FIGHT THE STIGMA!

FIGHT THE STIGMA!
Rosemary Reeves, Blogger, standing on Philadelphia Skyline

LIDDONFIELD HISTORIC RECOGNITION



Public housing history came to the Northeast Philadelphia neighborhood of Holmesburg as folks viewed an exhibit which featured Liddonfield Homes Public Housing Development (the early years - 1950s to 60's) at the Pennypack Creek Historical Marker Celebration on October 13, 2012.  See the video below.



 Click on the links below to follow the story behind the quest for Liddonfield historic recognition:

Holmesburg's Reaction to Liddonfield History Exhibit






Liddonfield Housing Project Goodbye




You can view a touching video of Liddonfield family and friends who passed on, which was produced by Leonard A. Ives.  Just click on this link. 


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