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Abstract The Foggy Bottom Collection is an outgrowth of the 1996 exhibit the Foggy Bottom Association and the Gelman Library sponsored called "Fantastic Foggy Bottom: The Growth of a Community." Materials in this collection include articles, building surveys, newspapers, books, photographs, slides, and artifacts. They range in date from 1907-98.
Overview 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.
Dates: 1931-1980; Majority of material found within 1963 - 1971
Overview Walter E. Fauntroy is a civil rights and religious leader in Washington, DC, with a career spanning over sixty years. Fauntroy served previously as delegate to the House of Representatives for Washington, DC; pastor of New Bethel Baptist Church; and as director of Walter E. Fauntroy and Associates (a Washington, DC-based consulting firm)--among many other things.This collection contains administrative files, project proposals, speeches, correspondence, financial and legal documents,...
Dates: 1930-2006; Majority of material found within 1990-2006
- Architecture -- Washington (D.C.) 1
- Buildings -- Washington (D.C.) 1
- Civil rights movements 1
- Foggy Bottom (Washington, D.C.) 1
- International relations 1
- Maps 1
- People 1
- Photographs 1
- Political consultants 1
- Politicians 1
- United States -- District of Columbia -- Washington 1
- Urban renewal 1
- Washington (D.C.) 1 ∧ less
- Anderson, G. David 1
- Charles Sumner School (Washington, D.C.) 1
- Combrinck, Laetitia 1
- Fauntroy, Walter E. 1
- George Washington University--History 1