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A House Divided: The Ossian Sweet Case, and the Battle for Fair Housing in...

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Detroit Historical Museum

5401 Woodward Avenue

Detroit, MI 48202

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This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act, which outlawed the widespread practice of housing discrimination.

Please join historian and founder of Black Scroll Network History and Tours, Jamon Jordan, as he discusses the family of Ossian and Gladys Sweet and how their court case was one of the most remarkable fights for civil rights in Detroit’s Black History.

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Please RSVP as space is limited. To register for a presentation, please contact Charnae Sanders, Public Programs Coordinator, at 313.833.0277 or charnaes@detroithistorical.org.

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