Southeast Council Against the Road (SCAR)
Inclusive Dates: 1959-1992
Size: 8.6 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.
The collection has been organized into 9 series:
Series I. Fell's Point Planning Council
Series II. SCAR Organizations
Series III. Litigation
Series IV. Public Hearings
Series V. Transportation Department Publications
Series VI. General Publications
Series VII. Governmental Agencies
Series VIII. Historic District
Series IX. Research Files