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N.A.A.C.P. v. Boston Housing Authority case files

 Series
Identifier: 0700.023

Dates

  • circa 1988-1991

Creator

Biographical / Historical

This was a class action lawsuit filed against the Boston Housing Authority for maintaining racially segregated public housing through the use of site-specific waiting lists. As a result of the lawsuit, the BHA was forced to integrate all of its white housing developments and to compensate those applicants who had been denied or discouraged by their practices.

Extent

3.0 Cubic feet

Language of Materials

English

Title
0700.023
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the City of Boston Archives Repository

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