Lee Webb Papers, 1969-1995.

Collection Number: 8465

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Lee Webb papers, 1969-1995.
Collection Number:
8465
Creator:
Webb, Lee.
Quantity:
3.6 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, reports, and institutional records.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Collection consists of correspondence, meeting agendas and minutes, and reports related to the New York State Urban Development Corporation. Also includes materials related to the New York State Job Development Authority.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Lee Webb is a public policymaker. During the 1960s, Webb was active in the student, civil rights, and peace movements, serving as National Secretary of Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) beginning in 1963. After working as a journalist, he founded the Center for Public Policy Alternatives in Washington, D.C. in 1976. In 1984, Webb moved to New York to work for Governor Mario Cuomo, serving as Vice President and then Executive Vice President of the New York State Urban Development Corporation. He later served in health care management in Boston and as Vice President at the New School University in New York.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Collection consists of correspondence, meeting agendas and minutes, and reports related to the New York State Urban Development Corporation. Also includes materials related to the New York State Job Development Authority.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Webb, Lee.
New York Job Development Authority.
New York State Urban Development Corporation.

Subjects:
Cities and towns -- Growth.


INFORMATION FOR USERS


RELATED MATERIALS

See also: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies Records, #6756.
Cite As:
Lee Webb papers, #8465. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1
Speech material
1981-1990
Box 1 Folder 2
Speeches
1985-1993
Box 1 Folder 3
Pre 1986 address book
1986-10-01
Box 1 Folder 4
UDC 1 of 2
1978-1984
Box 1 Folder 5
UDC 2 of 2
1978-1984
Box 1 Folder 6
UDC reports
1985
Box 1 Folder 7
UDC rough notes
1985
Box 1 Folder 8
UDC 1 of 2
1985
Box 1 Folder 9
UDC 2 of 2
1985
Box 1 Folder 10
UDC
1986
Box 1 Folder 11
UDC
1988
Box 1 Folder 12
UDC
1990
Box 1 Folder 13
UDC annual reports
1969-1978
Box 1 Folder 14
UDC annual reports
1979-1984
Box 1 Folder 15
UDC annual reports
1985-1993
Box 1 Folder 16
JDA annual reports
1990-1994
Box 1 Folder 17
Misc. publications
1974-1984
Box 1 Folder 18
JDA meeting report and memoranda
1994-11-22-1994-12-20
Box 1 Folder 19
JDA meeting report and memoranda
1994-10-18-1994-11-22
Box 1 Folder 20
Optimizing the real estate function in a merged health care system
1996-04-22
Box 2 Folder 1
Discussion to legislation
1990
Box 2 Folder 2
Long Island public information briefing book
1994-10
Box 2 Folder 3
Audubon new community, UDC policy options
1985-10
Box 2 Folder 4
Temporary state commission on banking, insurance and financial services
1984-02-15
Box 2 Folder 5
UDC meeting of the directors
1994-12-15
Box 2 Folder 6
NYS Banking
1985
Box 2 Folder 7
NYS Banking
1985
Box 2 Folder 8
NYS Banking
1985
Box 2 Folder 9
Request for proposal
1988-01-1988-02
Box 2 Folder 10
Correspondence and memoranda
1990
Box 2 Folder 11
Media coverage
1990
Box 2 Folder 12
Job development authority board
Undated
Box 2 Folder 13
NYS economic development
1984-1996
Box 2 Folder 14
Message to the legislative
1981
Box 2 Folder 15
Tele interview
1985-04-08
Box 2 Folder 16
New York State proposal for Toyota
1985
Box 3
UDC projects pictorial repertoire
Undated
Box 4 Folder 1
Speech Austin Texas, Energy conference
1980-12
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 2
Speech notes, National League of Cities, San Francisco
1977-12-06
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 3
Speech notes, CASLAAP, Oakland, CA
1978-02-19
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 4
Speech notes, Regional, Lincoln, NE
1977-05-27-1977-05-29
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 5
Speech notes, natural resources severance taxes, Billings, MT
1980-02-10
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 6
Speech notes, National resources Coop Bank, National Center for Urban Ethics Affairs
1979-12
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 7
Revitalizing the American economy: Progressive supply-side program
1981-11-14
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 8
Energy conservation: the state and local agenda for the 1980's
1981-05-13
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 9
Talk, After the 1980 election what direction for the progressives, Minneapolis, MN
1980-11-08
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 10
Speech, Energy conservation and solar: A progressive agenda, Austin, TX
1980-12-04
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 11
Speech, Progressive electoral politics: Key issues and tasks, Cleveland, OH
1980-11-22
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 12
Speech notes, New strategy for Youngstown, OH
1979-04-10
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 13
Speech, Northeast conference of Black elected officials, Harrisburg, PA
1982-06-03
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 14
A program of progressive federalism, New Orleans, LA
1983-09-27
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 15
New ideas for MS-Tax and revenue strategies for the 1980's, Jackson, MS
1985-01-31
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 16
New state economic development strategies, Madison, WI
1985-02-04
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 17
New economic development ideas for Missouri, Jefferson City, MO
1985-02-14
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 18
New ideas for Florida: Revenue strategies for the 1980's, Tallahassee, FL
1985-05-03
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 19
Banking deregulation: New ideas for Illinois, Springfield, IL
1985-04-10
From county conferences and testimony to state legislatures
Box 4 Folder 20
Vermont politics
1974
Vermont correspondence
Box 4 Folder 21
Institute for policy studies
1974-1975
Vermont correspondence
Box 4 Folder 22
Public power
1973-1975
Vermont correspondence
Box 4 Folder 23
Vermont tax reforms, general
1973-1974
Vermont correspondence
Box 4 Folder 24
Derek Shearer: The idea developer
1974-04-22
Vermont correspondence
Box 4 Folder 25
Hoff Energy Commission
1973-11-1974-06
Vermont correspondence
Box 4 Folder 26
Early national contacts
1974-1975
Vermont correspondence
Box 4 Folder 27
Lifeline roles idea
1974-01-1974-05
Vermont correspondence
Box 4 Folder 28
Vermont capital gains tax on land speculation
1974-01-30
Vermont correspondence
Box 4 Folder 29
Vermont bank for cooperatives
1975-06-08
Vermont correspondence
Box 4 Folder 30
Health policy, insurance rates
1974-01-1974-02
Vermont correspondence
Box 4 Folder 31
The tooth fairy bill, socialized dental care
1973-10-10
Vermont correspondence
Box 4 Folder 32
Beaudry/Steering Com., 6th annual national conference
1980-03-24
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 33
New techniques and technologies for political and community organizations
1980-01-29
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 34
Budgeted expenses October 1 1979 to September 20 1980
1980-01-18
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 35
State legislative information service (SLIS)
1980-01-15
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 36
Increasing the Stability and viability of small business
1979-09-12
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 37
Draft of progressive agenda for state and local governments on farm and land
1979-09-04
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 38
Evaluation of Philadelphia Conference and needed new decisions (Part I)
1979-08-20
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 39
Energy and employment act of 1979
1979-08-10
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 40
Steering committee meeting
1979-07-19
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 41
Seizing the progressive opportunities
1979-05-12
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 42
New Jersey Campaign '81 Draft
1981-03-03
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 43
Creating a 501 C4
1981-01-12
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 44
State by state survey of results of 1980 state elections
1980-11-28
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 45
New organizations and officials in Minnesota
1980-11-25
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 46
Suggested goals and programs for conference
1980-07-07
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 47
Possible subjects for bi-weekly conversations
1980-06-27
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 48
Creating database on S+L politics
1980-01-20
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 49
Suggested criteria for conference's choice of issues and project areas
1980-06-25
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 50
Western congressional targeting project
1981-05-11
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 51
Conference proposed programs
1976
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 52
State politics memo
1977-10-02
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 53
Peter Hart proposed national survey on attitude to state and local government
1976-09-16
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 54
Early CASLAAP values notes
Undated
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 55
New federalism and state and local government
Undated
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 56
President Reagan's proposed block grant programs
1981-05-19
Conference planning and operations
Box 4 Folder 57
Self help development fund publications
1979-1980
Self help development fund
Box 4 Folder 58
Executive seminar on cooperatives and economic development, U.S. Congress
1981-06-01
Self help development fund
Box 4 Folder 59
Talk notes, monitoring the coop bank center for responsive governance
1980-09
Self help development fund
Box 4 Folder 60
Briefing for NY foundation a potential national consumer cooperative bank
1979
Self help development fund
Box 4 Folder 61
Speech notes, national consumer cooperative bank, Jackson, MS
1978
Self help development fund
Box 4 Folder 62
Speech notes, national consumer cooperative bank, Boston, MA
1978
Self help development fund
Box 4 Folder 63
Coop bank hearings, New York
1982-10-22
Self help development fund
Box 4 Folder 64
The coop bank
1978-07-31
Self help development fund
Box 4 Folder 65
Changing farm, land, and food policies: a case for state and local action, Nashville TN
1979-01-12
Political speeches
Box 4 Folder 66
Politics in the 1980's: the emerging political demography and its consequences
1980-06
Political speeches
Box 4 Folder 67
Draft of political and electoral problems and opportunities for progressives
1980-06-19
Political speeches
Box 4 Folder 68
Comments on California public employment retirement funds
1979-08-20
Political speeches
Box 4 Folder 69
The energy crisis and the 1980's, Oakland CA
1981-04-02
Political speeches
Box 4 Folder 70
State and local tax reform: the progressive agenda
1978-10-07
Political speeches
Box 4 Folder 71
Homeownership protection act, model legislation
1979-08
Political speeches
Box 4 Folder 72
States, cities, and towns: the progressive's arena for the 1980's
1982-01-09
Political speeches
Box 4 Folder 73
Suggested tasks for UAW-Liberal coalition
1978-12-26
Political speeches
Box 4 Folder 74
Rebuilding the Roosevelt coalition: state and local governments' role, Washington D.C.
1982-03-07
Political speeches
Box 4 Folder 75
Issues beyond the 97th congress
1981-07-24
Political speeches
Box 4 Folder 76
Federal initiatives for state and local tax reform
1979-03-28
Political speeches
Box 4 Folder 77
Possible federal initiatives to assist development of urban housing
1977-11-07
Political speeches
Box 4 Folder 78
Efforts to help Mondale campaign
1982
Political speeches
Box 4 Folder 79
Inquiry magazine: democratic party politics, by David Osborne
1981-07-06-1981-07-20
Political speeches
Box 4 Folder 80
State energy act: a model bill for states
1977-11
Political speeches
Box 4 Folder 81
Publications catalog
1983-1984
Political speeches
Box 4 Folder 82
Mother Jones magazines
1976-02-1982-05
Political speeches
Box 4 Folder 83
Memo: opportunities for progressives in the 1980's
1980-06
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 84
Talk draft, new political constituencies, Midwest Academy
1980
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 85
Employee ownership: an agenda for the states
1980-12-09
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 86
State and local taxes: a progressive agenda
1980-12-06
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 87
Talk notes, new political constituencies, UAW leaders
1979
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 88
Key issues at UAW legislative conference
1979
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 89
Briefing the unions and progressives on new right state strategy
1979
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 90
New farm and food policies, Nashville, TN
1979
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 91
Keynote address: state and local tax reform: the progressive agenda
1978
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 92
Rebuilding the Roosevelt coalition: state and local governments' role
1982-07-03
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 93
Resources for democratic senate candidates in DC, DSCC issues conference
1982-04-21
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 94
UAW_CAP meeting, Bloomington, IN
1982-07-27
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 95
Mention of CASLP in fundraising letter
1982-09-07
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 96
National association of home buildings, state and local model legislation
1984-10-25
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 97
Trends in state and local government, 1985 and beyond, Washington DC
1984-12-13
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 98
New national urban policy
1977-10-27
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 99
Solar energy transfer amendment memo
1977-10-05
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 100
Solar energy transfer amendment
1977-08-17
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 101
Nuclear power plant conversion act
1977-10-18
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 102
Cooperation on energy policy
1977-10-28
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 103
Potential for using universal endowment funds, memo
1977-11-07
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 104
Full employment through a national solar energy, energy conservation program
1978-01-09
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 105
Community-owned mortgage banks
1978-01
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 106
Using public employee pension funds for community and neighborhood development
1978-03-16
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 107
Use of public employee pension funds
1978-05
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 108
Energy conservation: new directions for cities
1978-04-03
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 109
Proposed public employee pension funds investment strategy rural dev.
1978-08-16
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 4 Folder 110
Suggested tasks for UAW-Liberal coalition
1978-12-26
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 1
Suggested IAM campaign on state and local tax reform, as a joint program
1979-01-30
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 2
Talk notes, American politics and parties
1979
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 3
Talk notes, American politics and parties
1979
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 4
Talk notes, CASLAAP Steerin Committee
1979
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 5
State and local elections: new directions for citizen and labor organizations
1980-11-23
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 6
Citizen action conference proceedings
1980-11-22-1980-11-23
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 7
Speech draft, state and local elections: possible role for civic organization
1980-11-23
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 8
Remarks to Kennedy School fellows
1979-03-07
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 9
Talk notes, foundation for public affairs
1979-04-17
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 10
Reagan's new federalism: implications for progressives
1982-02-25
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 11
States, cities, towns: progressive arena for the 1980's
1982-01-09
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 12
Speech at 5th national conference, Philadelphia
1979-08-05
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 13
Opening night speech, Denver national conference
Undated
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 14
Notes, Episcopal bishops hearings, Washington DC
1978-02-21
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 15
Community mobilization and financing
1981-06-23
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 16
CFA News
1981-06-09
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 17
Cleveland OH conference
1977-06-03-1977-06-04
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 18
International association of machinist convention
1979-01-22
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 19
MEA Legis. Conference
1980-03-26
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 20
United Auto Workers Leg. Conference, Washington DC
1979-01-16
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 21
Food conference, New Haven, CT
1978-06-10
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 22
Denver national conference opening speech
1977-07-07
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 23
Rural life institute, Marshall, MN
1978-06-20
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 24
Introduction to public policy, Denver, CO
Undated
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 25
Institute for policy studies retreat
1978-03-10-1978-03-11
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 26
Banking for non-bankers conference, Chicago, IL
1977-06-10
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 27
Norman foundation presentation
1978-05-06
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 28
Citizen participation: a historical perspective
Undated
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 29
Tom Heyden's campaign for US senate in CA
1976-1978
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 30
Saint Paul final speech
1978-01-14
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 31
Future of the progressive political movement
1977-12-10
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 32
Generic speech
1980
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 33
Issues beyond the 97th congress, CA democratic congressional delegation, national women's democratic club
1981-07-24
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 34
Remarks before SGAC on plant closings
1981-11-22-1981-11-23
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 35
Critical issues for 1982, spring conference for democratic candidates
1981-12-12
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 36
Energy crisis and the 80's: how state and local governments can take lead
1981-04-02
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 37
Speech at grant maker conference, David Hunter, New York
1981-02
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 38
International association of machinist convention
1980-1981
Speeches drafts and notes
Box 5 Folder 39
Homeownership protection act
1979-08
Speeches drafts and notes