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Fair Housing Center Records

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: E-F, Box 5, Folder: 3
Identifier: UR001673
The collection consists of correspondence, surveys, press releases and clippings related to racial discrimination in housing market practices in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb Counties in the late 1970s.

Dates

  • 1977 - 1978

Creator

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials.

Extent

.25 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

The Fair Housing Center was a private, non-profit corporation organized under the directorship of Clifford C. Schrupp to promote fair housing opportunity in the metropolitan Detroit area. The collection consists of correspondence, surveys, press releases and clippings related to racial discrimination in housing market practices in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb Counties in the late 1970s.

History

The Fair Housing Center was a private, non-profit corporation organized under the directorship of Clifford C. Schrupp to promote fair housing opportunity in the metropolitan Detroit area.

Arrangement

Material is arranged in 1 folder.

Acquisition

The papers of the Fair Housing Center were placed in the Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs in May of 1978 by Kurt Shuck and were opened for research in January of 1997.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Walter P. Reuther Library in January, 1997.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Fair Housing Center Records
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Date
1997-01
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

Contact:
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