Citizens’ associations -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis.
Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:
Newspaper clipping copies, correspondence, a few photographs, and press releases documenting the efforts of Emergency Lakes Environmental Coalition Task Force (ELECT) to prevent hi-rise development on Lake Calhoun (now Bde Maka Ska) from 1987 to 1990. Records are arranged by date. Materials from later dates relate to other planned hi-rises near the lakes.
These records were originally compiled by Arlene Fried.
Minutes, correspondence, organizational documents, and other records created by People of Phillips neighborhood organization from 1988 to 1994. Materials were compiled by Mary Moore, former board member. One folder of materials from Phillips West neighborhood in the 2000s is also included.
The collection consists of materials from the various iterations of the Prospect Park Association, including organizational records, subject files, financial records, and media. Due to a house fire in the 1970s, many of the early records were lost. The bulk of the material dates from the 1960s to the early 2000s. The Newsletters and Agendas, Minutes, Etc. series are good entries to the collection.