Adelle Wright


Aleesha Young

Interview Date



1 pdf file, 2 jpg photos


Adelle Wright reviews the transcript of a prior interview conducted on April 5, 2005. She recalls her activism with the Bloomfield Human Relations Commission against block-busting and housing discrimination during the late 1960s and early 1970s. Adelle Wright recalls the block busting issue and the real estate firms became involved in the 1960’s. She reflects on the real estate testing project and how realtors end up discriminating against minority couples/people. The purpose of this testing was to sponsor an integrated community.


Submitted as part of the OnTheLine web-book by Jack Dougherty and colleagues ( Download transcript via the button to the upper right; other files appear at the bottom of this page. (Note: testing issuu PDF viewer.)


Published with written permission from Adelle Wright.


Bloomfield, CT 2005

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