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W. Lloyd Wright papers
Collection Scope and Content
This collection includes correspondence, bills, receipts, lottery tickets, proclamations, testimonials, auction catalogue, newspapers, bonds, stock certificates, and checks. The material dates from 1786-1945. All of the material in this collection relates to prominent people and activities in Washington, D.C.
- Wright, W. Lloyd (William Lloyd) (Person)
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Restrictions on Use
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Historical or Biographical Note
W. (William) Lloyd Wright (1876-1950) was a draftsman and engineer for the U.S. Navy, and a collector of manuscripts, photographs, and pamphlets.
3.5 Linear Feet
Collection includes correspondence, bills, receipts, lottery tickets, proclamations, testimonials, auction catalogue, newspapers, bonds, stock certificates, and checks. The material dates from 1786-1945. All of the material in this collection relates to prominent people and activities in Washington, D.C.
Organized into three series: Correspondence, Financial papers, and Miscellaneous.
The W. (William) Lloyd Wright Collection was donated to the University by Wright's sister Mathilda Wright following his death in 1950.
Folders in Series 1 Box 4 were re-numbered in Aspace to reflect the numbering of the physical folders in the box. Previously, Box 4 had been numbered with Folders 24-48 in Aspace. Now, they are numbered 1-25 in Aspace and in the physical box. 3/12/2020
- Blodget, Samuel
- Bryan, W.B. (Wilhelmus Bogart)
- Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson)
- Custis, George Washington Parke
- Douglass, Frederick
- Economic conditions
- Ellicott, Andrew
- Force, Peter
- Gales, Joseph
- Georgetown University
- Green, Duff
- Greenough, Horatio
- Jefferson, Thomas
- Key, Philip Barton
- Latrobe, Benj. H. (Benjamin Henry)
- Mills, Robert
- Page, Thomas Nelson
- Payne, John Howard
- Riggs, George Washington
- Royall, Anne Newport
- Seaton, William Winston
- Social life and customs
- Staughton, William
- United States -- History -- War of 1812.
- Washington (D.C.)
- Washington (D.C.) -- History
- William, Thornton
- Wright, W. Lloyd (William Lloyd)
- Guide to the W. Lloyd Wright papers, 1786-1945
- Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English