Merchandising meccas and other commercial curiosities. Our exhibits range from the early 20th to early 21st centuries.
Tenants would begin occupying Greenhills and Greendale housing units in April and May of 1938. In this snapshot, and the 3 that follow, we are shown the Greenhills Model Home. The date, January 1938. Photo from Library of Congress
Rooms in Greenhills homes were somewhat larger than those in the Greenbelt and Greendale units. Photo from Library of Congress
As in Greendale, the Greenhills kitchen came equipped with single-bowl sink, an electric range and refrigerator. The same was true in Greenbelt. Photo from Library of Congress
The "Greenhiller" bedroom for the year 1938. Photo from Library of Congress