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Hansberry vs. Lee

Hansberry v. Lee

“From Riots to Renaissance: Hansberry’s Victory.” DuSable to Obama: Chicago's Black Metropolis. Television docuentary and webiste. A Production of WTTW Chicago:,4,4,10

Graettinger, Robert. “A Raisin in the Sun As Commentary on Hansberry v. Lee.” 17 Chicago Bar Association Record (2003): 30.

Kamp, Allen R. “The History Behind Hansberry v. Lee.” 20 U.C. Davis Law Review (1987): 481–499.

Long, Herman H. & Charles S. Johnson. People vs. Property: Race Restrictive Covenants in Housing. Nashville: Fisk University Press, 1947. 

Louis-Jacques, Lyonette. “Lorraine Hansberry: Her Chicago Law Story.” Law News from the D'Angelo Law. University of Chicago Law Library. Posted on March 6, 2013 at D’Angelo Law:

Shay, Alison. “Remembering Hansberry v. Lee.” This Day in Civil Rights History. Special Collections Library of the University of North Carolin at Chape Hill. Posted on November 12, 2012 at Publishing the Long Civil Rights Movement:

“Use of Class Actions in Restrictive Covenant Cases,” 7 University of Chicago Law Review  (1940): 563–567

Vose, Clement E. Caucasians Only: The Supreme Court, the NAACP, and the Restrictive Covenant Cases. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1959.


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