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Guide to the Here is New York Collection
1996-2007 (bulk 2001-2002)
 PR 258

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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on December 13, 2011
Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Here is New York Collection
Dates: 1996-2007
Abstract: The Here is New York Collection spans the period from 1996 to 2007 (bulk 2001 to 2002) and primarily contains images of or related to the events of September 11, 2001 that were used in here is new york exhibitions. Images were submitted to the organization from more than 2,600 amateur and professional photographers and are in digital and printed formats. The collection also contains original photographs, oral history testimonies, home movies, and music relating to 9/11. In addition, there is material (mostly signage) from here is new york exhibitions and documentation of various shows. The Here is New York Collection contains 25 boxes of the organization's office files, including records of key departments, especially public relations and print production.
Quantity: 91.0 Linear feet (95 boxes; 1573 GBs)
Location note: Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections
Call Phrase: PR 258