Single room occupancy, a need for national concern
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Single room occupancy, a need for national concern an information paper by Diana McIver

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English



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  • Older people -- Dwellings -- United States.,
  • Living alone -- United States.,
  • Single-room occupancy hotels -- United States.

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Statementprepared for use by the Special Committee on Aging, United States Senate.
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee on Aging.
LC ClassificationsHD7287.92.U54 M3
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 57 p. ;
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4374799M
LC Control Number78602520

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