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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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New York, NY 10024
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Collection processed by Larry Weimer

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Container List

Series VII. Players / Interests (P) Files: Public, Private, Civic, 1972-2016. 1.25 Linear feet

Scope and Contents

The series includes most of the thematic files designated with a P prefix, or "players" files. These emphasize the various parties interested in the development of the site, including politicians, developers, businesses, civic organizations, the families of the deceased, and others. 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: 9 Folder : 7 Sagalyn work products

Scope and Contents

Includes Sagalyn's log and notes on leadership articles in relation to the WTC (pertaining to chapter 4 of her book), log of articles by David Dunlap in the New York Times, and other and related documents.

Offsite-Box: 9 Folder : 8 P2. Politics: Pataki
Offsite-Box: 9 Folder : 9 P3. Politics: Spitzer; P4. Politics: U.S. Senators
Offsite-Box: 9 Folder : 10 P5. Politics: State Level; P6. Politics: City Level (including Sheldon Silver); P26. Interests: New Jersey
Offsite-Box: 9 Folder : 11-12 P7. Politics: Federal Aid (2 folders)
Offsite-Box: 9 Folder : 13 P9. Politics: MTA; P10. Politics: Collateral Issues; P11. Symbolic: Slurry Wall, Footprints
Offsite-Box: 9 Folder : 14-17 P14. Developers: Larry Silverstein, including investment partners (4 folders)
Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 1 P15. Developers: Westfield
Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 2 P17. Interests: New York New Visions (NYNV)

Scope and Contents

Includes the organization's by-laws (as amended November 2002), their booklet "Principles for the Rebuilding of Lower Manhattan" and a follow-on report "Possible Futures" by the Growth Strategies team, Executive Committee minutes for April-June 2005, and other documents.

Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 3 P19. Interests: Civic Alliance to Rebuild Downtown New York

Scope and Contents

Includes Economic Development Working Group Reports (2002); a statement of key principles for rebuilding; "Listening to the City" reports of proceedings for February and July 2002; the organization's response to the WTC Draft Generic Environmental Impact Study (DGEIS); and other documents.

Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 4 P20. Interests: R.Dot (Rebuild Downtown Our Town)

Scope and Contents

Includes meeting summaries.

Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 5 P21. Interests: Municipal Art Society (MAS); PP6. Plans & Planners: Imagine New York (MAS)
Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 6 P22. Interests: Labor Community Advocacy Network (LCAN); P23. Wall Steeet; P24. Business; P24S. Small Business
Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 7 P25. Interests: Regional Plan Association (RPA); P27. Chinatown; P28. City Council
Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 8-9 P30. Interests: General (including unions and General Contractors Association); P31. The Families; P32. Downtown Residents (2 folders)
Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 10 P33. Interests: Other Planning & Design Professionals
Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 11 P36. Interests: Cultural Groups; P37. Media; P38. GMAC (bonds)
Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 12 P39. Interests: NYC Department of City Planning; P40 Marriott (hotel leasholders); P43. Atheists

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