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Guide to the Cyrus Adler Papers (includes Shorewalkers)
 MS 3

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
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© 2011 New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Margaret Kaczorowski

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Cyrus Adler Papers
Dates: 1952-2011
Abstract: This collection contains records relating to Cyrus Adler's involvement with New York City political and community organizations between 1952 and 2011. Adler, a long-time resident of Manhattan's upper west side, founded Shorewalkers, Inc., in 1982 to preserve and protect the Hudson River waterfront, and the largest portion of the collection relates to that organization. Among the other organizations represented are the 97th Street Block Association, Village Independent Democrats, Broadway Independent Democrats, and Scientists and Engineers for Kennedy and other candidates.
Quantity: 8.25 Linear feet ( 17 boxes, 2 flat files)
Call Phrase: MS 3