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CRA393 -- Andrew Hurley Papers

Preliminary Inventory

2.50 Linear Feet
May 1997
Revised March 2002


These papers comprise the research files of Andrew Hurley, a professor of history at the University of Missouri - St. Louis. Dr. Hurley authored the book, Environmental Inequalities: Class, Race, and Industrial Pollution in Gary, Indiana, 1945-1980 (IUN Library 2nd Floor and Archives - Call Number: HC 108.G3 H87 1995). The collection includes photocopies of articles and documents from various archives dealing with subjects such as pollution, civil rights, labor, landfills, sandmining, and other subjects relating to the environmental justice movement. Full arrangement and description of these materials will occur as resources permit; a few specific reports have been presented as part of the preliminary inventory below.

Box Folder Description
1 1 Report, Air Pollution Emission Inventory of Northwest Indiana: A Preliminary Survey, 1966
2-3 Report, A Systems Analysis Study of the Integrated Iron and Steel Industry to Division of Process Control Engineering, National Air Pollution Control Administration, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, 1969
4 Annual Reports, Gary Sanitary District, 1977, 1979-1980
5 Report, Ten Years of Vital Statistics, Northern Indiana Health Service Area, Indiana State Board of Health, 1979
6 Master Plan, Improving Water Quality in the Grand Calumet River / Indiana Harbor Canal, 1985
7 Report, Northwest Indiana Environmental Action Plan, Draft, 1988
8 Draft Report, Estimation and Evaluation of Cancer Risks Attributed to Air Pollution in Southeast Chicago, 1989
9 Article, "Challenging Corporate Polluters: Race, Class, and Environmental Politics in Gary, Indiana, since 1945", Indiana Magazine of History, 88, December 1992
10 Paper, "From Cooperation to Conflict: Industry and Environmental Regulation in Post World War II Gary, Indiana", 1989

Box Description
2-3 Research files, notes

Subject Tracings

  • Environment
  • Environmental Justice
  • Gary (Ind.)
  • Gary Sanitary District
  • Grand Calumet River
  • Health
  • Pollution
  • Race Relations
  • Steel