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Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) photographs, audiovisual, and publications

 Collection
Identifier: MS2374
Abstract This collection contains photographs, slides, film and a small number of paper records with materials such as press releases, public hearings, planning records, newspaper articles, and memoranda related to the construction of Metro. These records were produced by Larry Levine while employed by WMATA as a staff photographer. These materials cover the years 1944-2003. Additional materials were added to Series 1 that include publications about the Metro, produced by both WMATA and outside...
Dates: 1944-2014

Washington Society for the Blind records

 Collection
Identifier: MS2134
Abstract

Collection contains minutes, reports, and financial statements of the Washington Society for the Blind dating from 1938-1980. The minutes are from the general, Board of Directors, and Executive Committee meetings.

Dates: 1938-1980

Washington Theater Club playbill collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS2262
Abstract

This collection containes Washington Theater Club playbills dating from 1965-1971.

Dates: 1965-1971

Washington Theater Club records

 Collection
Identifier: MS2061
Abstract

Collection contains correspondence, scripts, resumes, programs, administrative records, financial documents, photographs, art work, and audio cassettes from the Washington Theater Club, which was formed in 1957 to fill a perceived cultural void; to present good drama, away from Broadway; to speak out in plays of consequence; to present new ideas, new forms, and quality theater, which could be enjoyed and performed without racial barriers.. The materials date from 1952-83.

Dates: 1952-1983

Washington Writers' Archive and Splendid Wake records

 Collection
Identifier: MS2321
Abstract

This collection contains programs, lists, a cd, meeting minutes, posters,and broadsides. These materials came to Special Collections from members of the dc poetry community. Not one donation were enough for a stand-alone collection. This collection was created by Special Collections staff as one location to store these materials with like content. This artificial collection was formed in 2013, but the material dates from 1968-2019.

Dates: 1968-2019

Wentworth Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2116
Abstract

Collection contains biographical information on Hazel and John Wentworth, as well as personal papers, correspondence, publications and programs.

Dates: 1902-1926, undated

William A. Moore Collection - Papers, Local 696

 Collection
Identifier: IBT0063
Abstract

The collection consists of files assembled by William Moore during the course of his long association with Teamsters Local 696, Topeka, Kansas. They pertain largely to Teamsters national and international elections, Teamsters conventions, labor law, and legal matters.

Dates: 1970-1997

William Addison Paisley papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS1003-UA
Abstract

This collection includes photocopies of correspondence and newspaper clippings bound in book form, related to the career of William Paisley, GW Law School (LL.B 1924) and Department of Justice attorney. They range in date from 1919-1976.

Dates: 1919-1976

William H. Tanaka papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0759-UA
Abstract

William H.Tanaka graduated from The George Washington Univeristy Law School (J.D., 1953) and his papers relate to U.S.-Japan trade relations. This collection is not processed to any level and may not be available for research. Please contact University Archives for more information.

Dates: undated

William Halal papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2227-UA
Abstract

This collection contains material related to the career of GWU Prof. William Halal. The files contain materials concerning the courses he taught at GWU, as well as the books that he wrote and research that he performed. Also of interest are his files that document his participation in the World Future Society. The material dates from circa 1980 through circa 2014.

Dates: circa 1980-circa 2014

William Halsey and Mary Price correspondence collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS2268
Abstract

This collection contains more than 300 letters sent between William Halsey and Mary Price from 1916-1918. Halsey was an engineering professor at GW and Price was a personal secretary in Swarthmore, PA. Throughout the time the letters were written, Halsey and Price dated, got engaged, and married. The letters provide insight into love and courtship in the early 20th century and discuss events like the 1916 presidential election and World War I.

Dates: 1916-1918

William L. Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2258
Abstract This collection contains speeches, articles, professional journals, books, photographs, scrap books, reports, and other material. The material dates from 1946-2008, but the material predominately dates from 1970-1985. These are the speeches, published writings, resources, and other material of William L. Smith. William "Bill" Smith was an education leader, teacher, reformer, and author who held many top-echelon posts at the U.S. Department of Education and its predecessor the U.S. Office...
Dates: 1946-2008; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1985

William L. Taylor papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2287
Abstract

This collection contains written speeches and testimony, correspondence, subject files, legal documents, and publications that William L. Taylor gathered and created during his career as a civil rights attorney between 1954 and 2009.

Dates: 1954-2009

William R. Perl papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2026
Abstract

The William R. Perl Papers document the education, professional career and social activism of William R. Perl (1906-1998).

Dates: 1925-1998

William Reinhart papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS2140-UA
Abstract

Collection consists of photographs of and news clippings about George Washington coach William Reinhart ranging in date from 1920-1993. In addition, contains certificates, correspondence, and a scrapbook of testimonial banquet on March 29, 1955.

Dates: 1920-1993

William Wilson papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2033
Abstract The William Wilson papers consists materials such as buttons, t-shirts, and printed material including programs for entertainment events and fundraisers. The material dates from 1978-97. Many of this material is from events that Mr. Williams attended. Many of the items are autographed by local and national celebrities, including former DC Council member Polly Shackleton and Congressman Barney Frank. Most of the t-shirts and buttons have messages related to Gay pride, political activism, and...
Dates: 1978-1997

Willis "Tiny" Brown Papers

 Collection
Identifier: IBT0071
Abstract

Willis "Tiny" Brown was a Teamster truck driver from Peoria, Illinois. He was a regular participant in A,mmerican Trucking Association "roadeos" which were competitions that tested driving skills. The collection consists mainly of programs for the compeitions and the banquets that were the culmination of the competitions.

Dates: 1966-1989

Willy Arnheim papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2162
Abstract

Collection contains reports, photographs, slides, correspondence, and clippings related to the restoration of the West Front of the United States Capitol. The material dates from 1962 to 1985. The reports, images, and correspondence deal with the technical issues involved in the restoration, whereas the clippings are mainly concerned with the political debates surrounding the proposed expansion and restoration of the building.

Dates: 1962-1985

Witness to a Possibility (WTAP): Black Theater Movement in Washington, DC

 Collection
Identifier: MS2345
Abstract This collection contains audio cassettes, posters, correspondence, and publications related to the Witness To A Possibility (WTAP) project to document the Black Theater movement that took place in Washington, D.C., between 1968 and 1976. The Witness to a Possibility project was carried out in the 1980s by Howard University Professor Vera J. Katz and her former student, Taquiena Boston. The two worked together to collect documents and to conduct oral histories with many of the writers,...
Dates: circa 1960s - circa 1990s; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1986

Women's Progress Club of Washington prayer books

 Collection
Identifier: MS0156-UA
Abstract

Collection include two prayer books of the "Women's Progress Club of Washington, D.C." The club was founded in 1937 and Sylvia Fisher (1910-1981), was president from 1956-57. The club was dedicated to raising funds for cancer research.

Dates: 1961-1991

Women's Studies Department records

 Collection
Identifier: RG0093
Abstract

The Women's Studies Department at The George Washington University (GW) is responsible for several degrees for undergraduates, masters, and dual degrees. This collection includes committee meetings minutes, newsletters, proposals, comprehensive exams, and alumnae surveys. The materials range in date from 1965 to 1998.

Dates: 1965-1999

Wood Gray papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0246-UA
Abstract

Collection include materials related Wood Gray's time at GW as professor of History, and includes annual reports, correspondence, committee reports, reading lists, syllabi, grades, exams. They range in date from 1934-72.

Dates: 1918-1973

Wooden Teeth literary magazine

 Collection
Identifier: MS2334-UA
Abstract

Wooden Teeth is GW’s premier visual arts and literary student publication, soliciting contributions from GW students, faculty, and staff of both written and visual works. Beginning life in the 1970’s as the Rock Creek Review, Wooden Teeth is now published bi-annually at the end of each spring and fall semester. Material in this collection range in date from 1978-2015.

Dates: 1978-2015

Woodwind an Arts Paper

 Collection
Identifier: MS2249
Abstract

This collection consists of nine issues of the Woodwind publication. The later issues are dated in the early 1970s. The earlier issues do not have dates. The issues have poetry, essays photography, advertisements and reviews of music and films. The artists featured were often local to Washington, DC

Dates: 1972-1973

Word Works, Inc. records

 Collection
Identifier: MS2047
Abstract

Collection contains by-laws, articles of incorporation, correspondence, personnel records, financial records, programs, the Word Works Washington Prize, publications, photographs, and audiocassettes. The material dates from 1971-2013. Copies of manuscripts submitted by the young, aspiring poets who contributed to The Word Works are included in this collection.

Dates: 1971-2013

World War II posters and newsmaps

 Collection
Identifier: MS2254
Abstract

This collection contains posters and newsmaps related to World War II.

Dates: Circa 1940-1945

World's Columbian Exposition ticket collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS2274
Abstract

This collection contains ten tickets from the World's Columbian Exposition Chicago 1893. There are also two pieces of United States fractional currency and an envelope from the Caxton Co. that may have held the tickets. The fractional currency is dated circa 1864-circa 1875 while all the tickets are for the year 1893.

Dates: circa 1864-circa 1875

WRGW records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RG0153
Abstract

WRGW is the student-run radio station of George Washington University. This collection is a single box of material from the WRGW radio station at GWU. It includes 75th Anniversary material, newspaper clippings, WRGW operating procedures, evaluations of student audtions for DJ, and four reel to reel audio tapes. The materials range in date from 1965-2005.

Dates: 1965-2005