This exhibit is under construction and will be developed in fall 2020.

Federal agents of the Home Owners’ Loan Corporation showed up in Harrisburg in 1935 to zone the residential districts of the city and surrounding communities into desirable and undesirable areas. Zoning hastened the pace of racial segregation and had long-term consequences for regional populations.

View original reports of the Home Owners’ Loan Corporation (Coming Fall 2020):

  • RG 195 Home Loan Bank Board Harrisburg – SECURITY MAP
  • RG 195 Home Loan Bank Board Harrisburg – SECURITY GRADINGS
  • RG 195 Home Loan Bank Board Harrisburg – REPORT
  • RG 195 Home Loan Bank Board Harrisburg – REPORT – APPENDIX