Online Data Archive

Patterns of Interracial Politics: Conflict and Cooperation in the City of Milwaukee, 1970

Principal Investigator:
Peter Eisinger

The dataset consists of responses to questions about important problems facing Milwaukee and what the city government is doing about these problems, Presidential and mayoral vote in 1968, degree of political participation, level of political information on government, educational, social welfare programs and officials, knowledge of and participation in CAP, Model Cities, and consumer associations, attendance at meetings, protest activities (types, reasons for, attendance, participation, level of violence, arrests) and their affect on Milwaukee, blacks, US and city governments, community control, educational policies, quality of government in Milwaukee, political action to carry out an objective, black-white relations.

Seal of the City of Milwaukee