Small Homes Council Photographs, 1946-1994 | University of Illinois Archives
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Small Homes Council-Building Research Council Photographs (1946-1994) include negatives, contact sheets, and prints of, among other subjects, Bildrok House (1951); construction methods; the fiftieth anniversary celebration of the Council (1994); the Home Research Center; ice storm (1990); Mumford House; roof trusses; Short Courses in Residential Construction (1948-60); the Space Laboratory; wall panels (1954-56); Warm Air Research Residences; and wood framing.
Many of these photographs were used in the circulars and other publications issued by the Small Homes Council. The early research work and outreach efforts of the Council are especially well documented in this series.