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M-416: Parkview Heights Papers

Repository: St. Louis Mercantile Library Special Collections

Title: Parkview Heights Papers

Date: 1970-1971

Extent: 1 folder

Location note: Vault -- vertical files

Language: English 

Abstract: Papers regarding the Blackjack controversy, in which residents tried to block developers who planned a low-income housing project called Parkview Heights.

Scope and Content note: Typescript copies of documents regarding the Parkview Project, a 108-unit low and moderate-income housing project that was opposed by the citizens of Black Jack, Missouri. Documents include a Chronological History of the Black Jack Controversy; By-Laws of the Park View Heights Corporation; correspondence; fact sheet for the Park View Heights development; memorandum; and the Articles of Incorporation of Parkview Heights.

Controlled Access Headings:

Geographic Name(s)

  • Black Jack (Mo.)


  • Housing

Conditions Governing Access note: This collection is open for research. 

Conditions Governing Use note: 

Access Restrictions: Some of the material in this collection may be photocopied, digitally scanned or photographed, subject to condition and the judgment of Library staff. Library staff members reserve the right to deny reproduction services for any reason at any time.

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Preferred Citation noteThe preferred citation for this collection is "From the collections of the St. Louis Mercantile Library at UM - St. Louis."