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Lustron houses were pre-fabricated houses built between 1948 and 1950 in the USA, and were made of porcelain-enameled steel, similar to the finish found on bathtubs.
Exploring Nicollet Avenue's Unusual Lustron Houses
Photographs and video of Lustron houses in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
The Illustrious Lustron
Booklet that provides history and photographs of Lustron homes, and instructions for disassembly and reassembly. Also lists known homes in Arlington county, Virginia. [PDF]
A former Lustron owner describes his experience living in one, and provides photographs of the 35 known Lustrons in Lombard, Illinois.
Lustron, The All Steel House
Article with photographs at Core77 about the Lustron Corporation and its homes.
Lustron, The House America's Been Waiting For
From WOSU TV, a history of Carl Strandlund and the Lustron Corporation, plus sales of the video presentation.
Old House Web: Lustron Homes
Stories and photos by Rosemary Thornton, with a focus on the company's history, and photographs of several Lustron homes in St. Louis, Missouri.
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