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Title: Elizabeth Gallery Letter to Gilbert Gude
Author: Gallery, Elizabeth
Date: 02/29/1972

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Bibliographic Metadata

Author: Gallery, Elizabeth
Title: Elizabeth Gallery Letter to Gilbert Gude
Date: 02/29/1972
Archive: Special Collections, Gelman Library, George Washington University
Collection name: Manuscript Collection, Gilbert Gude Papers
Document location: Box 81, Mrs. Gallery folder
Publication location:

Descriptive Metadata

Editorial notes:
Description: Letter from Elizabeth Gallery to Congressman Gilbert Gude, complaining that the eminent domain seizure of her business property, a bookstore, for subway construction, would drive her out of business. After seizure, the agency offered to rent the building back to her for what she says was an exhorbitant price. She expresses much bitterness over what she says is big business destroying her 81 year old small business.
Subjects: Metro, Metro construction, eminent domain, business, bookstore, Congress, Congressman Gilbert Gude, Elizabeth Gallery

Technical Metadata

Date scanned: 12/06/2005
Person scanning: Roger Mellen
Date converted: 12/06/2005
Person converting: Roger Mellen
Scanner used: Fujitsu fi-4220C
OCR program: PixEdit 7 Rev. 7.3.6
Technical notes: Letter attached to Gude's response and letters to Congressional committee chair regarding this issue.