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Scope and Contents 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...
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Scope and Contents The Southeast Community Organization Records collection documents the history and advocacy work of the community organization in Baltimore City between 1972 and 1996. Materials are mainly textual and include the organization's articles of incorporation, meeting minutes, correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, annual reports, financial records, newsletters, personnel files and publications. A notable subject is the interstate highway construction plans proposed to be built through...
Scope and Contents The Southeast Council Against the Road Records document the activities and organization of the community coalition in their efforts to prevent the proposed East-West Highway from routing through Baltimore neighborhoods in the 1960s and 1970. The collection also includes materials related to their partnerships with other community organizations, their work related to historic neighborhood preservation, and other functions. Materials include articles of incorporation for community organizations,...
Abstract The collection documents the life and career of Thomas H. Ward, a former Baltimore Circuit Court judge, Baltimore City Councilman, president of Mount Royal Democratic Club, and founder of the Society for the Preservation of Federal Hill and Fells point. The collection includes materials related Urban Renewal in Baltimore and Ward's opposition to the proposed East-West Expressway in the 1960s.
- Community power 3
- Maryland--Baltimore 3
- Political participation 3
- Transportation 3
- Urban renewal 3
- administrative records 3
- photographs 3
- Community activists 2
- Citizen participation 1
- Historic preservation 1
- Judges 1
- Lawyers 1
- Maryland--Baltimore--Canton 1
- Maryland--Baltimore--Fells Point 1
- Maryland--Baltimore--Highlandtown 1
- Neighborhoods 1
- Personal papers 1
- brochures 1
- financial records 1
- legal documents 1
- memorandums 1
- reports 1 ∧ less
- Mikulski, Barbara 3
- Movement Against Destruction (Organization) 2
- Southeast Council Against the Road (Baltimore, Md.) 2
- Aull, Gloria 1
- Fells Point Planning Council (Baltimore, Md.) 1