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#1 2011-08-10 11:24:17

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Hugh Carey

A few months back, the Gotham Center Blotter featured an excerpt from Seymour P. Lachman and Robert Polner's recent book, The Man Who Saved New York: Hugh Carey and the Great Fiscal Crisis of 1975. (See: http://gothamcenter.org/blotter/?p=476)

Governor Carey passed away on August 7 at the age of 92. Below is a sample of recent write-ups on his life and career:


NBC New York (by Gabe Pressman): http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/Hugh-Carey-the-Man-Who-Saved-New-York-127223213.html

Wall Street Journal: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424053111904007304576494732346219852.html

New York Times: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/08/08/nyregion/hugh-carey-who-led-fiscal-rescue-of-new-york-city-dead-at-92.html

New York Daily News: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/politics/2011/08/09/2011-08-09_dads_financial_woes_pushed_carey_author_stain_of_bankruptcy_fueled_70s_rescue.html

Brooklyn Eagle: http://www.brooklyneagle.com/categories/category.php?category_id=24&id=45276

Bloomberg News: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-08-08/looking-for-the-hugh-carey-of-2011-the-ticker.html

Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ed-koch/hugh-carey-new-yorks-grea_b_921339.html

Telegraph (London): http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/politics-obituaries/8691958/Hugh-Carey.html

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