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levittown_20_anniversary_clipping.jpg
A news clipping from the scrapbook of William and Simone Levitt commemorating the 20th birthday of Levittown, NY. The newspaper in which the original clipping appeared is unidentified.

golda_meir_letter_levitt.jpg
A thank you letter from the Prime Minister of Israel, Golda Meir, to William J. Levitt composed on 12/14/1970.

Thousand Lanes 1.jpg
The cover of the Summer 1957 issue of Thousand Lanes magazine, a periodical intended for the Levittown homeowner.

Crews working on lawn of completed Levitt house
A work crew working on the lawn of a finished Levittown home.

levitt_and_sons_1947.jpg
A photograph of William Levitt, Abraham Levitt, and Alfred Levitt. Photo caption reads "Levitt & Sons: William Levitt (left) with his father, Abraham, and his brother, Alfred, in 1947"

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Work crews working on the lawns outside of completed Levittown homes. One worker pushing a wheelbarrow is in the foreground.

Contract Signing Day, c 1948.jpg
A photograph of people signing rental and homeowner contracts for homes in Levittown, NY on August 18, 1949.

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Artist's conception illustration of ranch-style model home for Levitt development.

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Aerial view of Levittown looking East with Hempstead Turnpike running down center of photo. Division Ave. running off to left center.

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Aerial photograph of Island Trees area prior to the construction of the Levitt & Sons development.