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(All interviews are with the author unless otherwise noted.)

Jim Baumohl, Ph.D. candidate in Social Welfare, University of California, Berkeley, February 12 and March 15, 1981

Gray Brechin, architectural historian, San Francisco, January 12, 1982

Ramona Davies, former public health nurse, San Francisco, July 12, 1981

Cushing Dolbeare, Director, National Low Income Housing Coalition, interviewed in Berkeley, March 11, 1987

Jim Green, Director, Downtown Eastside Residents Association, Vancouver, British Columbia, March 25, 1992

Daniel Gregory, architectural historian, San Francisco, September 20, 1988

Richard Jewell, M.D., Psychiatric Director of the Tenderloin Clinic, San Francisco, November 14, 1980

Jack Kent, San Francisco Director of Planning, 1946–1948, interview with Greg Hise in Berkeley, March 4, 1987

Carroll Kowal, telephone interview in New York, May 7, 1984

Richard Livingston, Reality House West (Cadillac Hotel), San Francisco, July 13, 1979

James Redman McCarthy, San Francisco Director of Planning 1958–1966, telephone interview with Greg Hise in Sausalito, March 11, 1987

Steve Norman, Office of Housing Preservation and Development, New York City, March 19, 1986


Bradford Paul, North of Market Planning Coalition, San Francisco, February 26, 1981

Richard Penner, Cornell School of Hotel Administration, July 18, 1982

Hart Smith, San Francisco, January 27, 1988

Judith Spektor, Director, Mayor's Office for SRO Housing, New York City, interviews in San Francisco (June 11, 1981) and in New York (May 8, 1984)

Peter Theodore, Community Services Supervisor, San Francisco Redevelopment Agency, August 25, 1981

Robert Trobe, Deputy Commissioner for Housing Preservation and Development, New York City, December 12, 1985

Harold Weingarten, Director, Metropolitan Hotel Industry Stabilization Association, New York City, March 17, 1986

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