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[Lily Ponds Houses]
[The United States of America, acting through the Alley Dwelling Authority]
aerial perspective of housing, building type B
(Louis I. Kahn, architect)
Louis I. Kahn Collection, Architectural Archives, University of Pennsylvania.
Local ID #: aaup.030.I.A.135.1
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Overview

  • Project Status: Built
  • Building Type: community center, housing development
  • Client: The United States of America, acting through the Alley Dwelling Authority

Location

Anacostia Parkway near Eastern Avenue, Kenilworth Avenue
Washington, D.C.

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Lily Ponds was a war housing project comprising 475 dwelling units of cinder block, hollow tile and frame. It also included a community building.

 

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