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Grand Rapids in 1856

Scene of early Grand Rapids viewed from the...

Home Owner's Loan Corporation Map, Legend

Home Owner's Loan Corporation Map, Legend

US Government - 1937

The HOLC map uses both colors and letters to grade various neighborhoods in a city. The best area in the city would be colored green and be identified with a rating of A4, for example; The lowest rated area would be colored red and rated D4.


Full Details

TitleHome Owner's Loan Corporation Map, Legend
CreatorUS Government

Find a link to the HOLC map in the photo essay, Financial Crisis: GR Neighborhoods and the HOLC Map.

Location In PhotoGrand Rapids, MI
CollectionNational Archives - RG 195 - Federal Home Loan Bank System, Home Owners Loan Corporation Papers, Box 24.
InstitutionNational Archives, College Park, Maryland

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