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Subject files, 1926-1988

Identifier: MS 2173 Series 1

Scope and Contents note

This series contains memoranda, correspondence, reports, handbooks, publications, articles, bibliographies, conference materials, photographs, catalogs, notes, and architectural drawings collected by David G. Henderson in the course of his career as an architect for the National Park Service. The material dates from 1926-88 (bulk: 1963-83). The series includes internal National Park Service memoranda, guidelines, procedures, and policies, as well as general background information about the preservation and restoration of historic structures. Of particular interest are materials relating to the restoration of the White House.


  • Creation: 1926-1988


Restrictions on Access

Some records may be restricted.


From the Collection: 4.75 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

General Physical Description note

3.5 Linear feet

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University Repository

George Washington University Gelman Library
2130 H Street NW
Washington DC 20052 United States of America