Woodlawn Property Owners Association records
- Woodlawn Property Owners Association records
- Chicago History Museum
- 0.1 Linear feet
- Woodlawn Property Owners Association (Chicago, Ill.)
Tax bills and receipts and other papers related to the Woodlawn Property Owners Association, a community organization. Participation in the organization reached as far south as 74th Street in the late 1920s, beyond the official boundaries of the Woodlawn Community Area of Chicago (Ill.). According to one letter (Apr. 3, 1929), this organization of white people sought to restrict ""Woodlawn to white people""."
Processing Information note
This collection was surveyed as part of the Black Metropolis Research Consortium's Survey Initiative on 2010 October 21 5 by Andrew Steadham.