Cities, Suburbs, and Schools Project

Sheff v O'Neill Housing Files
Trinity College, Hartford, CT, Files, reports, court documents, and memos relating to fair housing and civil rights in Connecticut, most of which date from 1960s through 1970s. Documents were collected and organized in the 1980s and 1990s by Philip Tegeler, and attorney with the Connecticut American Civil Liberties Union, and his colleagues. The files were collected as part of Connecticut's Sheff vs. O'Neill school desegregation case. This digitized collection comprises a selection of all the documents originally collected for the Sheff vs. O'Neill case.