Tenement Houses

Use only for buildings containing rental apartments that are in large cities, occupied by poorer people, generally built to minimum standards of sanitation, safety, and comfort, and often in run-down condition.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
2693
Names
tenement houses
tenement house
houses, tenement
tenement-houses
tenements
huurkazernes Dutch
huurkazerne Dutch
woonkazerne Dutch
woonkazernes Dutch
casas de vecindad Spanish
casa de vecindad Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300005730. The J. Paul Getty Trust.