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Guide to the Friends of City Hall Park Papers
1992-2009
 MS 1335

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Collection processed by Christine George with additions by Catherine Newton

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on July 30, 2012
Finding Aid is written in English.
using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Container List

Series II: Government, Park, Activist, and Other Organizations, 1992-2008

Scope and Content

This series consists of materials from government and community organizations that the Friends of City Hall Park interacted with during their campaigns to better City Hall Park. Similar to Series I, this series contains correspondence, information materials, notes, and ephemera dating back to the late 1990s through to 2008.

Subseries A: Government Organizations, 1992-2008

Scope and Content

The bulk of the material in this subseries comes from the City of New York’s Department of Parks & Recreation. Much like the Friends of City Hall Park series, there is correspondence, general information, notes, and ephemera. There are also materials from other government officials.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6 Folder : 1 City of New York Parks & Recreation Correspondence
1997- 2003
Box: 6 Folder : 2 City of New York Parks & Recreation Memos
1997-1998, undated
Box: 6 Folder : 3 City of New York Parks & Recreation Notes and Ephemera
1997-2003, undated
Box: 6 Folder : 4 Partnership for Parks
1997-1998, undated
Box: 6 Folder : 5 Municipal and State Materials
1997-2008, undated
Oversize: OS 1 City of New York Parks & Recreation Oversized Posters
undated

Subseries B: Park, Activist, and Other Organizations, 1992-2008, undated

Scope and Content

This subseries contains materials from organizations involved with the Friends of City Hall Park. There is correspondence, informational material, and notes from these organizations. There is also a fair amount of ephemera including fliers, pins, and buttons. Of interest are fliers from activist organizations against the (then) mayor of New York City, Rudolph W. Giuliani.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6 Folder : 6 Citizens Committee for New York City
1999, undated
Box: 6 Folder : 7 Community Board No. 1
1996-2008
Box: 6 Folder : 8 New Yorkers for Parks Information Materials
2004-2008, undated
Box: 6 Folder : 9 New Yorkers for Parks Maps, Reports, and Ephemera
2003-2006, undated
Box: 6 Folder : 10 Materials from Other Community and Activist Organizations
1992-2007, undated
Box: 6 Folder : 11 Ephemera from Other Community Organizations
1999, undated
Box: 6 Folder : 12 Activist Ephemera
undated
Box: 6 Folder : 13 Ephemera
1996-2002, undated

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