Southeast Council Against the Road (SCAR)
Inclusive Dates: 1959-1992
Size: 7 linear feet
Scope and Contents:
Articles of incorporation, by-laws, correspondence, minutes, reports, publications, photographs, and clippings.
Barbara Mikulski and Gloria Aull organized SCAR in 1968 to fight the construction of an east-west expressway that would have destroyed residential sections of southeast Baltimore.
The collection was donated to the University of Baltimore by Ellen von Karajan, Executive Director of the The Society for the Preservation of Federal Hill and Fell's Point, in 2003.