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Guide to the Eastern Parkway Coalition records 2007.016

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Collection processed by John Zarrillo

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Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: Eastern Parkway Coalition.
Title: Eastern Parkway Coalition records
Dates [inclusive]: 1952-2007
Dates [bulk]: Bulk, 1970-2007
Abstract: The collection is composed of the records of the Eastern Parkway Coalition, dating from 1952 to 2007 (bulk dates, 1970-2007). These records are primarily composed of subject files, which document many issues which affected the Crown Heights and Prospect Heights neighborhoods of Brooklyn. These issues include community gardens, housing/tenant rights, mass transit, summer youth programs, drug abuse, environmentalism, mental health, public parks, and urban renewal. In addition to subject files, the records include a series of plans and maps for the reconstruction of Eastern Parkway and other streets in the area.
Quantity: 12.5 linear feet in nine record cartons, six rolled document cases, one oversize flat box, and one loose rolled item
Call Phrase: 2007.016