Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box Small Processed Collections, Box 16, Folder: 15
Abstract This collection contains 57 issues of the Co-op Crier newsletter of the Metro Co-Op in Detroit headquarted at 9025 Mackinaw St in the Petosky Otsego neighborhood. The Metro Co-op often partnered and met with the Northwestern Co-op. Dates of Co-op Crier issues range from May 1939-September 1941.
Abstract This collection contains the materials of the Southeastern Michigan Food Coalition (SEMFCO) which later became the Hunger Action Coalition of Michigan. This collection dates from 1969 to 1988 with the bulk of the records from 1978 to 1986. Topics include local advocacy groups, food programs and cooperatives, committees, task forces, projects, educational and training materials, and more.
Abstract Nancy Vom Steeg was a Detroit activist during the 1960s through the 1980s. Though Poletown might have been the more well-known issue of the time, Nancy was a part of several movements, such as food coops, environmentalism, women and religion, and consumer protection.
Abstract The North Cass Community Union Records reflects the organization’s involvement, officially beginning in 1978, in community advocacy, development, and service to the North Cass neighborhood. Important subjects include: the Detroit Incinerator, Dally in the Alley, the Dodge Carriage House Restoration, tenant advocacy, University City, and the Cass Corridor Food Co-op.