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La Guardia
As mayor during the turbulent period from 1934–45, La Guardia initiated major reforms during the Depression and World War II.In 1982, the mayor’s widow, the late Marie La Guardia, donated her husband’s personal papers to La Guardia Community College.... More
 
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The bulk of the Abraham D.Beame Collection contains material covering Beame’s public career, which spanned 1946 to 1977.The records include correspondence, transcripts of speeches, press releases and clippings, campaign literature, artifacts, oral histories, and photographs.... More
 
La Guardia
The Archives is the repository for the New York City Housing Authority.The collection documents the history of NYCHA and all of the housing projects under their authority.... More
 
La Guardia
New York’s dynamic 105th mayor served three terms, 1978–89.The Koch collection contains mayoral and pre and post-mayoral materials, including documents, more than 2,400 photographs, nearly 1,600 videos, about 270 artifacts, as well as seventy oral history transcripts that offer insights into the Koch years.... More
 
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The Queens Local History Collection contains materials from the 1800s though present day.Though most of the material covers the history of Queens, some does to pertain to other boroughs.... More
 
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Rudolph W.Giuliani was elected the 107th Mayor of New York City in 1993 and served two terms as one of the most controversial and contentious mayors in the city’s history.... More
 
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The Steinway Company figures prominently in American immigration, business, cultural, urban, and labor history.The Steinways first made pianos in Germany. migrating to America, the family founded a piano company in Manhattan in 1853.... More
 
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During John V.Lindsay’s two terms as mayor (1965-1973), New York City remained calm while other major cities exploded due to civil unrest.He decentralized the school system and created super-agencies.The microfilmed Lindsay Mayoral Papers contain departmental and general correspondence, and subject file series.The original documents are located at the NYC Municipal Archives.... More
 
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The Council of the City of New York collection represents an unparalleled snapshot of the legislative history of America’s biggest city from the 1930s and into the 21st century.The largest portion of this collection dates from the 1970s through the 1990s.... More
 
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David N.Dinkins, 106th Mayor of New York City, 1990-1993: On January 1, 1990, David N Dinkins was sworn in as the first African-American mayor in New York City history.... More
 
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The Robert F.Wagner Collection consists of personal and professional material related to Robert F.Wagner and his family, mayoral administration, and colleagues.... More