The following pictures show the one-minute sequence of
Roosevelt’s implosion -- rest in peace Roosevelt House.
Deirdre Oakley is an Associate Professor of Sociology at Georgia State University and the Editor of Social Shutter. Along with her colleagues Drs Lesley Reid and Erin Ruel she is part of the GSU Urban Health Initiative, a research project following about 350 former public housing residents who were relocated in Atlanta, including 70 from Roosevelt House. You can contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org. To view more photographs of the Roosevelt House implosion event, log on to Social Shutter's Facebook page.