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Guide to the Lynne Sagalyn Research Files for "Power at Ground Zero"
 MS 3128

New-York Historical Society
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Collection processed by Larry Weimer

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Container List

Series V. Rebuilding (RB) Files, 1983-2015. 1.5 Linear feet

Scope and Contents

The series includes most of the thematic files designated with an RB prefix, or "rebuilding" files. These emphasize aspects of the rebuilding, whether of a specific place or infrastructure, or the broader environment of the area, such as the renewal of tourism. The files include newspaper articles (clippings, tear sheets, print-outs from newspaper websites or other on-line sources), miscellaneous primary and secondary materials (press releases, magazine articles), and some work product by Sagalyn.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Offsite-Box: 6 Folder : 11 RB3. Tourism
Offsite-Box: 6 Folder : 12 RB4. Transportation (Mass transit, Hard rail). Reports
Offsite-Box: 6 Folder : 13 RB4. Transportation. Infrastructure

Scope and Contents

Includes news clippings and work product of Sagalyn and a research assistant.

2001-2002, 2010-2011
Offsite-Box: 6 Folder : 14-15 RB4. Transportation (2 folders)

Scope and Contents

Includes Sagalyn and research assistant article abstracts and chronology, as well as many clippings and articles.

Offsite-Box: 6 Folder : 15 RB4-1. Transportation: Fulton Street Station
Offsite-Box: 6 Folder : 16 RB6. Cultural (Freedom Center, Drawing Center)
Offsite-Box: 6 Folder : 17 RB7. Economics, including Lower Manhattan

Scope and Contents

Includes, among clippings and other print matter, a CD of Sagalyn's 2005 paper/talk at the Wharton (UPenn) Real Estate Department on "The Politics of Planning the World's Most Visible Urban Redevelopment Project" and a CD of the 2002 Urban Land Institute fall meeting on "New York One Year Later."

Offsite-Box: 7 Folder : 1 RB8. Insurance; RB8-2. Litigation
Offsite-Box: 7 Folder : 2 RB9. Incentives; RB19. Cost/Economics
Offsite-Box: 7 Folder : 3 RB10. 7 World Trade Center
Offsite-Box: 7 Folder : 4 RB11. Skyscrapers

Scope and Contents

Includes, among clippings and other documents, transcripts of panel discussions on "Building in the Aftermath of 9/11" held in 2002 at the National Buiding Museum.

1983, 2001-2004
Offsite-Box: 7 Folder : 5 RB14. Polls / C15. Commentary: Ballots
Offsite-Box: 7 Folder : 6-8 RB15. Financing / Liberty Bonds (3 folders)

Scope and Contents

Includes, with print matter, Sagalyn and research assistant work product including chronology and accounting of the $8 billion bond authorization.

Offsite-Box: 7 Folder : 9 RB16. Housing
Offsite-Box: 7 Folder : 10 RB17. West Street
Offsite-Box: 7 Folder : 11 RB18. Retail

Scope and Contents

Includes Port Authority Board documents related to joint venture agreements with Westfield America Limited Partnership and Westfield America Inc., with Sagalyn research assistant notes and other print matter.

Offsite-Box: 7 Folder : 12 RB22. Context: History
Offsite-Box: 7 Folder : 13 RB25. Legal issues (other than insurance; includes allegations of fraud)

Scope and Contents

Includes Sagalyn and research assistant work product summarizing World Trade Center disputes/litigation. Includes some print-outs of articles and CD of Summer 2010 WTC articles.

Offsite-Box: 7 Folder : 14 RB26. Security
Offsite-Box: 7 Folder : 15 RB27. Environmental; RB29. WTC Utility Restoration & Infrastructure Rebuilding Program (as amended August 2004)
Offsite-Box: 7 Folder : 16 RB30. Construction Technical Achievements and Mishaps, including underground; RB39. Fiterman Hall
Offsite-Box: 7 Folder : 17 Battery Park City Authority lease to Goldman Sachs Headquarters LLC

Scope and Contents

Includes lease for development of trading and office space, as submitted with Goldman Sachs Form 8-K of August 23, 2005, with related documents.


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