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NA Collection Overview

Collection Title: North Avenue (NA)

Inclusive Dates: 1985-2005

Bulk Dates: 1985-1986, 2005

Size: 5.8 linear feet

Scope and Contents:  
The collection is combination of two distinct research projects: the NORTH AVENUE 100 project conducted in the mid-1980s under the direction of Dr. Elaine Eff, and University of Baltimore undergraduate coursework in community studies lead by Dr. Jessica I. Elfenbein in the mid-2000s.

Historical Note:  
The NORTH AVENUE 100 was a project whose partners included the Neighborhood Progress Administration, Baltimore Traditions, the Maryland Humanities Council, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and private funders.

Custodial History:  
Series I and III were donated to Jessica Elfenbein by Elaine Eff in 2005.  The entire collection was transferred to Special Collections by Jessica Elfenbein in 2006.