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Object Name Booklet
Artist The City of New York Department of Air Pollution Control
Date 1967
Title Annual Report, 1966-1967
Description Annual report, 24 pages with soft cover, highlighting activities and achievements of the Department of Air Pollution Control of the City of New York. Cover has two aerial views of the southern tip of Manhattan, one with smog and one with clear skies, and the words, "1966 / ANNUAL REPORT / 1967 / THE CITY OF NEW YORK . DEPARTMENT OF AIR POLLUTION CONTROL / 51 ASTOR PLACE . NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10003". Page one introduces the report with a letter from Commissioner Austin N. Heller to Mayor John V. Lindsay. Among the illustrations in the report is a photograph on page 24 captioned "Light, air-conditioned laboratories with modern equipment facilitate the work of the Bureau of Technical Services." One of the five men in the laboratory is smoking a pipe. The back cover has the New York City seal printed in blue. Credits on the back cover list writers Carolyn Konheim, Arthur Plutzer, Seymour Mouber, and Frank Elkins; editor and production supervisor Retha Odom; design and artwork by E. Russel Payne.
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century, Politicians)
Earliest Date 1967
Latest Date 1967
Material Paper
Subjects Air quality
Pollution
Municipal government
Municipal services
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number X15.0007
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, February 2015.
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