Mapping Segregation  

in Washington DC                

Mapping Segregation  

in Washington DC                

From Restrictive Covenants
to Racial Steering

A Special Exhibit on
the Fight for Fair Housing in Washington DC

This exhibit was launched in 2018 to mark the anniversaries of several milestones in the history of
fair housing.

June 1958. DC residents organized Neighbors, Inc. to combat racial steering and white flight.

This special exhibit has three components.

Covenants Map

Restricted Housing and Racial Change, 1940-1970

 

Story Maps

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