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SDI Collection Overview

Collection Title: Southeast Development, Incorporated (SDI)

Inclusive Dates: 1977-1987

Size: 2 linear feet

Scope and Contents:  
Records of a development company that was an outgrowth of the Southeast Community Organization.

Historical Note:  
Baltimore's Southeast Community Organization was founded in the early 1970s during the political struggle over highway construction through Baltimore City.  SECO was an umbrella community organization that represented the interests of residents in Fells Point, Canton, Highlandtown, and other southeast communities.  

Custodial History:  
The collection was donated to the University of Baltimore by SECO President, Marie Francfort, on February 17, 1995.