Housing

Archive collection
Hulme Study
1987 – 1990
>> A large body of material documenting the initial plans to regenerate Hulme in the 1990s.
Shelf ref: Archive 250/1/10

Report
Asian Women and Housing, Valerie Marett
1987, Leicester Polytechnic
>> The output of a project conducted to establish whether women were satisfied with their housing and if they understood the processes involved in becoming a home owner.
Shelf ref: HO.2.01/MAR

Report
Black Council Tenants in Birmingham, Hazel Flett
1979, S.S.R.C Research Unit on Ethnic Relations, University of Bristol
>> This report questions the departmental procedures used in the letting and quality of council housing stock made available to BME tenants.
Shelf ref: HO.2.01

Report
Racial Harassment of Local Authority Housing Estates, Commission for Racial Equality
1987, Commission for Racial Equality: UK
>> Examines the way racial harassment has been tackled nationally by housing organisations and measures how successful they have been.
Shelf ref: HO.7.01/CRE

Pamphlet
West Indian Front Room, McMillan, Michael
2003, Black Arts Alliance: Manchester
>> Visual homage to the hard work and determination that West Indians living in the UK put into building a good home for the family.
Shelf ref: MAN/CU.3.01/MCM

Report
Where Race Didn’t Divide: Some reflections on slum clearance, Robin Ward
Commission for Racial Equality: Manchester
>> Document relating to the development of multi-racial and multi-constituency housing action movements following the Council’s decision to slum-clear Moss side. Views of diverse inhabitants are included plus an appendix of newspaper cuttings from Moss Side News from March 1970.
Shelf ref: MAN/HO.9.01/WAR