Eastside Housing Action Committee Records, 1972-1999

Summary Information

Title: Eastside Housing Action Committee Records
Inclusive Dates: 1972-1999

  • Eastside Housing Action Committee (Milwaukee, Wis.)
Call Number: Milwaukee Mss 11

Quantity: 1.2 c.f. (3 archives boxes)

Archival Locations:
UW-Milwaukee Libraries, Archives / Milwaukee Area Research Ctr. (Map)

Records of a Milwaukee tenant union organizing committee focusing on the problems of an ethnically mixed, deteriorating neighborhood plagued with a high rate of absentee landlordism. Included are organizational records, funding and sponsorship records, records of activities, correspondence, and information files, documenting efforts to organize tenant unions, initiate legal actions on behalf of tenants, lobby for legislative reforms on rent control and utility deposits, and support local cooperative businesses.

Language: English

URL to cite for this finding aid: http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/wiarchives.uw-whs-mil00011
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