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Guide to the Lynne Sagalyn Research Files for "Power at Ground Zero"
1972-2016
 MS 3128

New-York Historical Society
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Collection processed by Larry Weimer

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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.

2002-2015
Offsite-Box: 9 Folder : 8 P2. Politics: Pataki
2001-2006
Offsite-Box: 9 Folder : 9 P3. Politics: Spitzer; P4. Politics: U.S. Senators
2001-2015
Offsite-Box: 9 Folder : 10 P5. Politics: State Level; P6. Politics: City Level (including Sheldon Silver); P26. Interests: New Jersey
1972-2016
Offsite-Box: 9 Folder : 11-12 P7. Politics: Federal Aid (2 folders)
2001-2011
Offsite-Box: 9 Folder : 13 P9. Politics: MTA; P10. Politics: Collateral Issues; P11. Symbolic: Slurry Wall, Footprints
2002-2010
Offsite-Box: 9 Folder : 14-17 P14. Developers: Larry Silverstein, including investment partners (4 folders)
1999-2015
Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 1 P15. Developers: Westfield
2001-2013
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.

2001-2005
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.

2002-2004
Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 4 P20. Interests: R.Dot (Rebuild Downtown Our Town)

Scope and Contents

Includes meeting summaries.

2002-2004
Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 5 P21. Interests: Municipal Art Society (MAS); PP6. Plans & Planners: Imagine New York (MAS)
2002-2003
Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 6 P22. Interests: Labor Community Advocacy Network (LCAN); P23. Wall Steeet; P24. Business; P24S. Small Business
2001-2006
Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 7 P25. Interests: Regional Plan Association (RPA); P27. Chinatown; P28. City Council
1992-2009
Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 8-9 P30. Interests: General (including unions and General Contractors Association); P31. The Families; P32. Downtown Residents (2 folders)
2001-2013
Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 10 P33. Interests: Other Planning & Design Professionals
2002-2004
Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 11 P36. Interests: Cultural Groups; P37. Media; P38. GMAC (bonds)
2001-2011
Offsite-Box: 10 Folder : 12 P39. Interests: NYC Department of City Planning; P40 Marriott (hotel leasholders); P43. Atheists
1994-2011

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