Original Caption: South Side Black Community In Chicago With Small Businesses And Apartments Over The Stores In The Older Buildings Near 43rd And Indiana Avenue. Chicago Area Census Figures Show A Significant Gap In Economic Security Between Blacks And Whites. Only 35% Of Black Families Earned $10,000 To $25,000 In 1970 Compared To 60% For Whites. Of Families Earning Less Than $8,000 Some 50% Were Black And 21% White The 1970 Median Black Income In Chicago Was 65% Of White Families, 06/1973
U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 412-DA-13773
Photographer: White, John H, 1945-
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois, United States)
Environmental Protection Agency
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