Columbian College in the District of Columbia
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Alumni Class materials
Collection includes scrapbooks, papers, diplomas, newspapers, textiles, and memorabilia from various sources associated with alumni of the University.
Board of Trustees records
Collection include meeting minutes (original and microfilm), correspondence, charters and by-laws, committee files, and congressional documents relating to the University.
Copies of University Charters and Recorder's Receipts, 07/25/1871-07/14/1910, bulk: 1904 - 1905
This series contains copies of important charters and ordinances, as well as recorder's receipts from the District of Columbia's Office of the Recorder of Deeds, for the Columbian College and for The George Washington University.
George Coffin papers
Collection includes original political cartoons from Washington newspapers; lithographic reproductions of other political cartoons; original pen and ink illustrations of civil war stories; scrapbooks containing original political cartoons, lithographic reproductions of cartoons, original sketches, and newspaper clippings; diaries; and loose sketches and photographs. These materials date from 1858-1896.
Lowell Joseph Ragatz papers
Collection of handwritten notes from Washington newspapers that had articles dealing with the University and its history. This included commencements, advertisements, medical, law and other GW schools. The collection covers the years 1821 to 1872.
Luther Rice papers
Luther Rice (1783-1836) is regarded as the founder of Columbian College, now The George Washington University. Collection include correspondence financial ledgers, log books. His papers include promissory notes, financial documents, college building appeal, Baptist Documents, notebooks, diaries and other records. The collection covers the twenty year period between 1812 and 1832.
University historical materials collection
This collection include photos, diplomas, invitations, newspapers, early land holdings, 19th century newspaper accounts of the early college, Civil War records, and memorabilia.
- Collection 6
- Archival Object 1
- Washington (D.C.) 6
- Scrapbooks 3
- Students 3
- Audiotapes 2
- Buildings 2
- Commencement ceremonies -- Washington (D.C.) 2
- Diaries 2
- Greek letter societies 2
- Photographs 2
- Sports 2
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 2
- World War, 1939-1945 2
- Articles of incorporation 1
- Autobiography 1
- Baptists 1
- Biography 1
- Board of Trustees 1
- Building construction 1
- By-laws 1
- Cartoonists 1 + ∧ less