Fort Worth; Housing Authority; Victory Apartments; Convair; Liberator Village; George Walsh
Construction of the Administration and Cafeteria buildings for the Victory Apartments southwest of Convair's Fort Worth plant have began. The projects are scheduled for completion in 60 days. July 22, 1943.
Fort Worth; Housing Authority; Liberator Village; Convair; Carswell; White Settlement; Clifford Johnson
Liberator Village residents praised the housing project while taxpayers all over the country objected to it, and some home builders called it socialism. "It seems that not only did the project provide needed housing at the time, but made a profit...
Fort Worth Housing Authority; Liberator Village; W.H. Sindt; R. Lealand Hunter; C.J. Stenzel
Liberator Village will close as a public housing if the Government acts on the plan suggested by W.H. Sindt, Regional Representative for the Housing and Home Finance Agency. The plans call for the removal of a portion of the Liberator Village units...
Fort Worth Labor News; Labor Unions Texas 20th Century; Southern Labor History 20th Century; Labor Unions-Texas-Fort Worth; Machinists Lodge 776; White Settlement; Liberator Village
The city of White Settlement accepted a federal proposal to keep, at nominal charge 500 housing units leaving 1000 for the government to demolish. The units had been housing for Carswell Airforce employees and Convair employees.
Fort Worth; Housing Authority; Liberator Village; Arlington Heights High School; Y-So-Ed Club; Glen Eddy; Betty Ann Walton; W. A. Lawson; Jack Lawson; Texas Steel Co; Federal Public Housing Authority; FPHA
Liberator Village Y-So-Ed Club, sponsored by the YWCA, will present a free concert. Three special deputies have been appointed to patrol Liberator Village. November, 1943.
Fort Worth Labor News; Labor Unions Texas 20th Century; Southern Labor History 20th Century; Labor Unions-Texas-Fort Worth; Tarrant County Social and Legislative Conference; Real Estate Board; Liberator Village; Rent Control; Housing
The Tarrant County Social and Legislative Conference organized a meeting of veterans, civic leaders and labor officials to appoint a committee dedicated to fighting the abolishment of rent control. Labor organizations feared that the destruction of...