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Lustron house kitchen
Description: Woman cooking in the kitchen of a Lustron house, ca. 1947-1950. Lustron homes were prefabricated, single family homes constructed of porcelain steel. They were manufactured in Columbus, Ohio, in a former aircraft plant. The homes were designed to be maintenance-free and cost about $7,000. They were advertised to be rodent-proof, rust-proof, fire-proof and lightning-proof. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL02760
Subjects: Franklin County (Ohio); Prefabricated houses; Housing--Ohio--Columbus; Ohio Economy--Economy--Business
Places: Columbus (Ohio); Franklin County (Ohio)