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Shaw Coalition Against the Convention Center

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2003-003

Content Description

Files of the Coalition in 8 cubic foot boxes. Includes what appears to be copies of FOIA requests from DC Govt., public documents and published reports on the Convention Center (CC), CC Board meeting transcripts, clippings, community letters to public officials, and some internal memoranda and correspondence.

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Restrictions Apply


Access Restrictions

This is an unprocessed collection with limited organization and box inventory information. Boxes 2 and 5 contain restricted materials and cannot be serviced to researchers at this time.


  • Creation: Majority of material found in Unknown


3.5 Linear feet


Box 1 Clippings and articles re Convention Center at Mt. Vernon Square Letters from citizens opposing the Convention Center General correspondence CDBG/DHCD Old Convention Center Alphonse Hill Charlene Drew Jarvis The Committee of 100 on the Federal City NCPC/ACHP Convention Center meeting notes, Section 106 notes and documents DC Council Follow-up Green Building Convention politicians-misc. Convention center clips Analysis of the proposed convention center Box 2 Restricted materials (see marked folder) Michael Rogers bio WCC hearings Clippings re Elijah Rogers WCCA minutes and correspondence Publications and public govt. documents re WCC Copies of contracts and WCC proposals Copies of itemized expenditures of Charlene Drew Jarvis’ Community Service Fund Box 3 Convention Center posters Community lists Ecomedia printed materials Market value appraisal of CC site, 1997 Boston CC NOMA Clippings (2 files) Internal memos, corresp., and other office files Coalition documents (2 folders) WCAA 1997 Foxworth complaint CC internal National Coalition to Save Our Mall J. Carter Brown Box 4 Lists Correspondence and clippings Marriott Hospitality High School Douki Housing Deplacement Briefs, Anise Jenkins, etc. v. Washington Convention Center Preliminary Shaw Neighborhood Report, May 20, 1999 Museum Square WCC AuthorityBoard Public Meeting transcripts Community letters Hazardous dumping in Shaw Box 5 CC Financial Addendum New Washington Convention Center Published materials Box 6 Coopers and Lybrand (2 copies) Transcripts Convention Center FOIA requests Box 7 Legislation Opinion letter/law suit Lawsuit articles/press releases Control board Shaw Concensus Group Green building issues Folders marked 1, 2 Box 8 Folders, 3-7 Box 9 Videotapes and audio tapes – press coverage by TV and radio (CNN, local TV, radio, press conferences, etc.) Box 10 Videotapes and audiotapes (hearings, public forums, legislative sessions and 6 tapes of TV coverage)