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Chesapeake & Ohio Canal Association records
Collection contains correspondence, obituaries, reports, photographs, slides, newsletters, booklets, membership data, programs, brochures, minutes, and by-laws. The material dates from the early 1800s to 2021 with the bulk of the material falling between 1954-2013. This material relates to the history of both the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal and the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal Association.
G. Fred Blackburn papers
Collection contains photographs, newspaper clippings, newsletters, correspondence, and other materials related to the C&O Canal, the hike of 1954, and subsequent reunion hikes. The materials date from 1850-1993.
Jack Rottier photographs and papers of the C and O Canal
Jack Rottier (1910-1988) was a photographer for the National Capital Region of the National Park Service from the early 1960s until he retired in 1975. Collection contains photographs and tranparencies. The material dates from 1952-74.
Orville W. Crowder's Chesapeake and Ohio Canal collection
This collection contains newspaper clippings, newsletters, photographs, maps, guide books, certificates, color slides, reports, pins, membership cards, and other memorabilia. The material dates from 1927-1997, but the bulk of the material dates from 1951-1974. The material was collected by Orville Wright Crowder and relates to his tour and preservation work on the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal. Much of the materials consist of maps of Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Ohio.
Potomac Area Council American Youth Hostels records
Collection includes correspondence, brochures, pamphlets, newsletters, newspaper clippings, photographs, slides, scrapbooks, audio and video tapes, and cloth materials. The material dates from 1943-2011. The material in the collection covers the history of the Potomac Area Council of American Youth Hostels, especially the activities of its former Executive Director and board president, Don Messersmith.
Ralph Donnelly papers
Collection contains correspondence, photographs, newsletters, maps, meeting minutes, reports, and surveys. This material convers the years 1954-94 and documents the activities of the C & O Canal Association and relate specifically to the C & O Canal.
The Thomas Hahn Chesapeake and Ohio Canal collection
Collection contains materials related to Thomas Hahn's involvement in the C&O Canal Association, as well as other canals related to the C&O, and canals in general. A large part of the collection consists of photographic negatives, slides and prints of the C&O Canal. Most of these photographs, negatives, and slides relate to illustrations in publications that he authored or co-authored. Other items include reference material for his books, correspondence, and maps.
- Color slides 4
- Washington (D.C.) 4
- Black-and-white slides 3
- Canals 3
- Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park 3
- Maps 3
- Alexandria (Va.) 1
- Audiocassettes 1
- Audiotapes 1
- Baltimore (Md.) 1
- Bicycling 1
- Bird watching 1
- Bird watching -- Europe 1
- Cumberland (Md.) 1
- Georgetown (Washington, D.C.) 1
- Guidebooks 1
- Harpers Ferry (W. Va.) 1
- Havre de Grace (Md.) 1 + ∧ less
- Chesapeake & Ohio Canal Association 5
- Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park (Agency : U.S.) 2
- Douglas, William O. (William Orville) 2
- American Youth Hostels, inc. 1
- Blackburn, George Frederick 1