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Mobile Home Living, Bloomington Catherine Heineman, January 1953

Woman standing in the kitchen of a mobile home, 1953

By 1953, there were at least 10 mobile home parks with a combined 165 “trailers” in the Twin Cities. Here’s Catherine Heineman, a resident of what’s known today as Greenwood Mobile Home Court, in her kitchen, sometime in early 1953. Greenwood is located off Veterans Parkway on the south end of Bloomington.

Bill Kemp

Bill Kemp

Bill Kemp is the Librarian at the McLean County Museum of History

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