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National Urban League Mortgage Financing for Properties Available to Negro Occupancy.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.193.01 Author/Creator: National Urban League Place Written: New York, New York Type: Pamphlet Date: 1954 Pagination: 13 p. ; 25.4 x 17.7 cm.

Summary of Content: One pamphlet entitled "Mortgage Financing for Properties Available to Negro Occupancy," dated 1954. Expresses concern of unfair housing practices committed against African Americans specific to mortgage financing. Lists occurences between white and black developers who would be denied and granted financial assistance. Mentioned often is the Federal National Mortgage Association.

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Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: African American HistoryCivil Rights MovementCivil RightsRace discriminationAfrican American AuthorAfrican AmericansHousingReal Estate

Sub Era: The Civil Rights Movement

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