Scope and Contents
From the Collection: Collection documents the activities of the Movement Against Destruction (MAD) coaltion of community groups between 1968 and 1988 as they organized against the proposed construction of expressway highways through neighborhoods in Baltimore, Maryland. Materials are mainly textual and include publications, meeting minutes, correspondence, legal briefs, newspaper clippings, press releases, newsletters, brochures, research files, records documenting public hearings and testimonies, reports. Also present are artifacts including "Stop the Road" t-shirts. Several subjects represented in this collection include transportation, city planning, community organizing, community activism, housing, urban renewal, and historic preservation.
Language of Materials
From the Collection: Materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
From the Collection: 9 Linear Feet
- From the Collection: Movement Against Destruction (Organization) (Organization)