Print / View Finding Aid as Single Page

New-York Historical Society logo

Guide to the David Alan Richards Legal Papers
1980, 2005, 2012
 MS 3143

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
(212) 873-3400

New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Joseph Ditta

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on February 19, 2021
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Richards, David Alan, 1945-
Title: David Alan Richards legal papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1980, 2005, 2012
Abstract: Proceedings handled by real estate lawyer Richards of the 1980 transfer of air rights above Tiffany and Company's building at 727 Fifth Avenue, Manhattan, to neighboring Trump Tower, then under construction, and for the 2005 and 2012 donations of the High Line, the abandoned elevated freight railway on Manhattan's west side, by its owner, CSX Transportation, Inc., to the City of New York for use as a park.
Quantity: 2 Linear feet (6 volumes in 2 record cartons)
Location: Materials are stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please contact prior to your research visit to coordinate access. Keep in mind that it will take between two (2) and five (5) business days for collections to arrive, and you should plan your research accordingly.
Language: .
Call Phrase: MS 3143