Wednesday, November 23, 2011

FOIA request to FBI, "Book Review File"

Nov. 23, 2011

Dear FBI Records Section:

This email is a request under the Freedom of Information and Privacy Acts.

I request a complete and thorough search of all filing systems and locations for all records maintained by your agency pertaining to and/or captioned:

Book Review File

The FBI file number for this file is: 62-46855.

This file contains book reviews written by FBI personnel.

This request specifically includes where appropriate "main" files and "see references," including but not limited to numbered and lettered sub files and control files. I also request a search of the Electronic Surveillance (ELSUR) Index, or any similar technique for locating records of electronic surveillance. I request that all records be produced with the administrative pages. I wish to be sent copies of "see reference" cards, abstracts, search slips, including search slips used to process this request, file covers, multiple copies of the same documents if they appear in a file, tapes of any electronic surveillance, photographs, and logs of physical surveillance (FISUR). Please place missing documents on "special locate."

Please provide the material to me in an electronic form on CD-ROM.

Please also look at cross references.

Sincerely,

Ivan Greenberg, PhD
4005 Postgate Terrace #204
Silver Spring, MD 20906

FOIA Request to FBI, IBEW Local 3

Nov. 4, 2011

Dear FBI Records Section:

This email is a request under the Freedom of Information and Privacy Acts.

I request a complete and thorough search of all filing systems and locations for all records maintained by your agency pertaining to and/or captioned:

International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), Local #3

IBEW Local #3 is a labor union in the construction industry based in New York City. I had previously inquired with your office about records on this labor union and was told the FBI file was in excess of 4,000 pages.

This request specifically includes where appropriate "main" files and "see references," including but not limited to numbered and lettered sub files and control files. I also request a search of the Electronic Surveillance (ELSUR) Index, or any similar technique for locating records of electronic surveillance. I request that all records be produced with the administrative pages. I wish to be sent copies of "see reference" cards, abstracts, search slips, including search slips used to process this request, file covers, multiple copies of the same documents if they appear in a file, tapes of any electronic surveillance, photographs, and logs of physical surveillance (FISUR). Please place missing documents on "special locate."

Please provide the material to me in an electronic form on CD-ROM.

Please also look at cross references. In this regard, you might want to look at any records you may have on Empire State College, SUNY. IBEW Local #3 runs an educational program with Empire State College in New York City.


Sincerely,

Ivan Greenberg, Ph.D.
4005 Postgate Terrace #204
Silver Spring, MD 20906