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Lawndale Community Conference. Recordings

Repository: Wisconsin Historical Society. Library-Archives

Collection Description (Extant): Tape recordings and transcriptions of the sessions and related events of the Lawndale Community Conference, June 6-7, 1967, a conference of urban planning experts and black residents of the Chicago community, which met to combat plans for construction of upper middle income housing in the area. Among the participants are Jane Jacobs and Charles Abrams.

Collection URL: http://arcat.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?BBID=715 External Link

Date(s): 1967

Existing IDs: Mss 329; Tape 483A

Extent: 0.2 c.f. (1 archives box) and 14 tape recordings

Language: English

Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights

Subjects:

African Americans--Housing
Community organization
Housing
Urban renewal--Illinois

Genres:

Sound recordings
Speeches
Transcripts

 

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