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Great Kills Harbor (New York, N.Y.)

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Subject Source: Local sources

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SIM-26: Natural Resources Protective Association Collection

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Identifier: SIM-26
Abstract Lou Figurelli (9/5/1928-11/5/1994), a commercial fisherman and sportsman who lived on a boat in Lemon Creek on the Coast of Staten Island was an activist in the fight to protect Raritan Bay and Lower New York Harbor. He founded the Natural Resources Protective Association (NRPA) in 1977, of which James Scarcella was later president. This collection includes materials from the era of Figurelli’s leadership, but mostly consists of papers documenting the activities of NRPA during Scarcella’s...
Dates: 1977 - 2015