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Food cooperatives

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Charles Petcher Papers

 Collection — Box Small Processed Collections, Box 16, Folder: 15
Identifier: UP002800
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.
Dates: 1939 - 1941

Hunger Action Coalition of Michigan Records

 Collection
Identifier: UR001356
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.
Dates: 1969 - 1988; Majority of material found within 1978 - 1986

Nancy Vom Steeg Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UP002671
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.
Dates: 1953 - 1987; Majority of material found within 1961 - 1979

North Cass Community Union Records

 Collection
Identifier: UR002715
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.
Dates: 1978 - 2003