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Albert F. Murray papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2003
Abstract Collection relates primarily to Albert F. Murray's career and includes information about his early years working on radio-controlled torpedoes and later his work with the development of television. The material related to television is one of the stronger portions of the collection and includes many photographs, patents, schematics, a chronological history of RCA-Victor, and numerous journal and newspaper articles.
Dates: 1858-1987

C. Darwin Stolzenbach papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2028
Abstract The C. Darwin Stolzenbach papers consists of correspondence and memoranda, bound and unbound reports, original and photocopied news clippings, documents related to civil action suits pertaining to highway legislation, excerpts from law review magazines, press releases, copies of speeches, minutes and agendas of meetings, original and photocopied Congressional and other legislation, photographs, and maps.
Dates: 1930-1988

Capitol Hill Restoration Society records

 Collection
Identifier: MS2009
Abstract Collection consists of material gathered and created by the Capitol Hill Restoration Society as a function of their work as an advocacy agency in the Capitol Hill neighborhood. The type of material in the collection includes newsletters, correspondence, photographs, treasurer reports, maps, reports, and studies. This material dates from 1904-2012 with the majority of the material falling within the dates 1958-2012. Topics of interest include Eastern Market, Barney Circle Freeway Modification...
Dates: 1904-2012

Civil War Round Table of the District of Columbia records

 Collection
Identifier: MS2078
Abstract Records consist of newsletters, meeting minutes, correspondence, member directories, program booklets, field trip records, maps, news clippings, and announcements of organizational events. One folder contains miscellaneous materials, mostly newsletters from other Civil War Round Tables across the countryfrom the Civil War Round Table of the District of Columbia cover the years 1951 to 1994. The bulk of the contents can be found from 1951 to 1959.
Dates: 1951-1994

Cody Pfanstiehl papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2016
Abstract Collection consists primarily of photocopied multiple-page letter-size documents. The bulk of the collection is memoranda and typewritten notes. These memoranda come from different departments within WMATA and some from outside sources, so both the style and format vary. The collection also has bound reports, oversize magazines and maps, oversize timeline projections, and original newspaper.
Dates: 1967-1982

Committee of 100 on the Federal City records [Part I]

 Collection
Identifier: MS2017
Abstract Collection contains correspondence, reports, minutes, publications, newspaper articles, memorandum, bank statements, financial records, maps, and blueprints. The material dates from 1932-2003 with the bulk of the material falling within the dates 1950-87. The majority of the documents focus on city planning and transportation issues. These detail the various highway and rapid transit projects facing the district, as well as looking at zoning regulations and legal procedures and the debates and...
Dates: 1932-1995; Majority of material found within Circa 1970 - Circa 1999

Foggy Bottom collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS0868-UA
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.
Dates: 1907-1998

Highway Bridge Drawings

 Collection
Identifier: MS2264
Overview The collection consists of blueprints for the Highway Bridge in Washington D.C., as proposed and designed in 1901 by a Board of Engineers appointed by the Secretary of War. They were produced as part of a 25 October 1901 report to Congress on the Highway Bridge.
Dates: 1901

James C. King papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0748-UA
Abstract Collection includes books, videotapes, research notes, and correspondence of Dr. James King, professor of German. They range in date from 1837-1961.
Dates: 1837-1968

Orville W. Crowder's Chesapeake and Ohio Canal collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS2152
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1927-1997; Majority of material found within 1951 - 1974

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Bloedorn, W. A. (Walter Andrew) 1
Borden, William Cline 1
Capitol Hill Restoration Society 1
Carroll, Thomas Henry 1
Central National Bank (Washington, D.C.) 1
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Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park (Agency : U.S.) 1
Civil War Round Table of the District of Columbia 1
Colclough, Oswald S. 1
Columbian College in the District of Columbia 1
Columbian University 1
Combrinck, Laetitia 1
Corcoran & Riggs 1
Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson) 1
Cronkite, Walter 1
Crowder, Orville W. 1
Delano, Frederic Adrian 1
Donnelly, Ralph 1
Eban, Abba Solomon 1
Elliott, Lloyd H. 1
Farmers and Mechanics National Bank, Frederick, Md. 1
Fleming, Robert Isaac 1
George Washington University. Graduate School of Arts and Sciences 1
George Washington University. Law School 1
George Washington University. Medical Center 1
Glover, C.C. (Charles Carroll), 1846-1936 1
Grant, U. S. (Ulysses S.), 1881-1968 1
Green, Constance McLaughlin 1
Hahn, Thomas F. 1
Hamilton National Bank 1
Hammond Radio Research Laboratory 1
Hanson, Joseph Mills 1
Institute for the Study of Transportation 1
Jex, Garnet W. 1
King, James Cecil 1
Knise, Dan 1
Levitan, Sar 1
Lincoln National Bank 1
Luther Rice 1
Marvin, Cloyd Heck 1
Marvin, Dorothy Betts 1
McGrath, Dorn Charles 1
Metro 2001, Inc 1
Morris, Edward Karrick (E.K.) 1
Mubarak, Muhammad Husni 1
Murray, Albert F. 1
National Bank of Washington (Washington, D.C.) 1
Nolen, John 1
Northwest Savings Bank 1
Overbeck, Ruth Ann 1
Pennsylvania Avenue Development Corporation 1
Pfanstiehl, Cody 1
Philco Corporation 1
Potomac Highway Bridge (Washington, D.C., and Va.) 1
RCA-A Victor Company, inc. 1
Raytheon Company 1
Riggs National Bank 1
Riggs and Co. 1
Riggs, Elisha 1
Riggs, George Washington 1
Samson, G. W. (George Whitefield) 1
Scottish Rite (Masonic order) 1
Sehrt, Edward Henry 1
Shackleton, Polly 1
Stolzenbach, C. Darwin 1
Trachtenberg, Stephen Joel 1
Turner, James 1
United States. National Capital Planning Commission 1
United States. Office of Research and Development 1
United States. Post Office Dept.--Buildings--Washington (D.C.) 1
Washington Loan & Trust Company 1
Washington Perspectives, Inc. 1
Webb, William 1
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