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Individual manuscripts and artifacts
This artificial collection was created to manage documents that are too small to be separate collections of their own. Includes individual manuscripts, undated; Elbridge Colby's "The National Guard of the United States", 1903-1945; Book Arts Specimens, 1600 ca- 1850 ca.; Performing Arts Material, 1890-1980; Gay and lesbian publications, 1994-1998; Washingtoniana magazines, journals, and newsletters, 1879-1974; Washington associations, clubs, lodges, and societies, 1845-1948.
- 150 AD. - Circa 2014
Restrictions on Access
This collection is open for research.
Restrictions on Use
Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.
14 Linear Feet
Historical or Biographical Note
This artificial collection was created to manage documents that are too small to be separate collections of their own.
Organized into nine series: Individual manuscripts, typescripts, and images, Elbridge Colby's "The National Guard of the United States," Book arts specimens, Performing arts materials, Gay and lesbian publications and ephemera, Washingtoniana magazines, journals, and newsletters, Washington associations, clubs, lodges, and societies, Middle East maps, photographs, newspapers, and Collection of European periodicals dealing with the Armenia.
The items in the collection came to the library over time through both purchases and donations.
- Adams Morgan (Washington, D.C.)
- Adams, John
- Blodget, Samuel
- Colby, Elbridge
- Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson)
- Custis, George Washington Parke
- Davis, Jefferson
- Foggy Bottom (Washington, D.C.)
- Gaithersburg (Md.)
- Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson)
- Great Britain
- Henry, Joseph
- Lee, Robert Edwin
- Olney (Md.)
- Perske, Martha (Artist)
- Politics and government
- Russell, William, Lord
- Rye House Plot, 1683
- Shaw (Washington, D.C.)
- Social life and customs
- Spingarn, Joel Elias
- Sumner, Charles
- Twain, Mark
- United States -- History
- United States National Guard
- Urban renewal
- Washington (D.C.)
- Washington, George
- Guide to the Individual manuscripts, 150 AD. - 1998
- Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University
- Language of description
- Finding aid written in English