Howard Sayre Weaver (FBI)

JPat Brown filed this request with the Federal Bureau of Investigation of the United States of America.

It is a clone of this request.

Tracking #

1449305-000, DOJ-AP-2020-001411


Est. Completion None
No Responsive Documents


From: JPat Brown

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

Records relating to or mentioning Howard Sayre Weaver (August 30th, 1924 – April 24, 1982), the pilot and dean of Yale University School of Art. A .pdf of his New York Times obituary ( is attached.

I request media status, as I am journalist whose ongoing project on FBI files -, which have received national and international attention -

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


JPat Brown

From: Federal Bureau of Investigation

There are eFOIA files available for you to download.

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From: Federal Bureau of Investigation

An acknowledgement letter, stating the request is being processed.

From: Federal Bureau of Investigation

There are eFOIA files available for you to download.

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From: JPat Brown

I am appealing the integrity of this search as, according to the policies of your own FOIA office (, reference files were not checked. Please look again, thank you.

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From: Federal Bureau of Investigation

This message is to notify you of a new appeal submission to the FOIAonline application. Appeal information is as follows:

* Appeal Tracking Number: DOJ-AP-2020-001411
* Request Tracking Number: 1449305
* Requester Name: JPat Brown
* Date Submitted: 12/16/2019
* Appeal Status: Submitted
* Description:
FBI appeal

From: Federal Bureau of Investigation

DOJ-AP-2020-001411 has been processed with the following final disposition: Affirmed on Appeal.
Given the nature of this request, some records are only being released to you as the requester. If you have an account in FOIAonline, you may access those records by [FOIAONLINE_HOME]. Otherwise, those responsive records will be sent via the method agreed upon with the FOIA processor.

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