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11th Street bridges reconstruction project opposition lawsuit records
Scope and Contents
This collection contains primarily government documents collecting and used in a lawsuit to stop the 11th Street bridges project. Most of these records are the environmental impact statements produced as part of the government's work and testimony at government hearings related to this project. These records date from 2003-2009.
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.
Biographical / Historical
These records concern several community groups as they fought to stop the 11th Street bridges project. The bridges plan called for reconstructing a series of bridges that cross the Anacostia River and reconfiguring the interchange of the Southest/Southwest Freeway and the Anacostia Freeway in Southeast DC.
3 Linear Feet
This collection contains documents mostly government documents collected and used as part of a lawsuit to stop the 11th Street bridges project. These records date from 2003-2009.
Folders arranged in original order of donation.
Materials are stored off-site, and will require additional retrieval time. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Christopher Herman 2016 May 6 (2016.067)
- Guide to the 11th Street bridges reconstruction project opposition lawsuit records, 2003-2009
- Box Inventory
- Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English