George Washington University. Mount Vernon Campus
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
This series includes the artifacts from the Mount Vernon Seminary and College chapels, such as collection boxes, linens, candle sticks, candle lighters and snuffers, a cross, and metal utensils. The only known date for the artifacts is 1931.
The materials of this series include correspondence, legal documents, invoices, newspaper clippings, photographs, notes, and architectural plans. They range in date from 1961-80, and represent the process of the construction of the Florence Hollis Hand Chapel at Mount Vernon College. The series also includes folders originally separated for the Architect and the new Chapel organ. The folders are arranged as acquired and in reverse-chronological order.
Collection includes student surveys, annual reports, correspondence, memos, manuals, and committee files.
Mount Vernon Seminary and College was an all-women's high school and junior college founded in 1875 by Elizabeth J. Somers. The George Washington University initially affiliated with Mount Vernon College, and ultimately acquired the college's property and legacy in 1999. This collection contains the records of the Mount Vernon College Chapel. The artifacts and records date from 1931 to 1980, with the bulk of the material dating between 1963 and 1971.
Materials in this collection include publications, committee files, ledgers, pamphlets, and posters. They range in date from circa 1821 to 2005.
- Collection 6
- Archival Object 2
- Foggy Bottom (Washington, D.C.) 2
- Students 2
- Students, Foreign 2
- Washington (D.C.) 2
- Architecture -- Washington (D.C.) 1
- Athletics 1
- Campuses 1
- Churches -- Washington (D.C.) 1
- Conductors (Music) -- Washington (D.C.) 1
- Correspondence 1
- Counseling 1
- Housing 1
- Music -- Washington (D.C.) 1
- Music teachers -- Washington (D.C.) 1
- Musicians 1
- Musicians -- Washington (D.C.) 1
- Policies and institutions 1
- Recreation 1
- Reports and studies 1
- Scrapbooks 1 + ∧ less