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Abstract Collection contains correspondence, minutes, reports, legal documents, financial documents, newsletters, clippings, promotional materials, photographs, and other materials. The material dates from 1966-2005, and was created and collected by Brian Furness in connection with his work as a community leader in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Washington, D.C. The papers reflect Furness' involvement with a number of civic organizations, most notably the Capitol Hill Restoration Society.
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...
Collection — Box: S0001
Abstract Collection contains memoranda, correspondence, reports, handbooks, publications, articles, bibliographies, conference materials, photographs, catalogs, notes, and architectural drawings collected by David G. Henderson in the course of his career as an architect for the National Park Service. The material dates from 1926-88 (bulk: 1963-82). The collection deals with issues of historic preservation. It includes internal National Park Service memoranda, guidelines, procedures, and policies, as...
Abstract The Peter Smeallie and Peter Smith Collection consists of 167 photographs and graphics that were reproduced in the book New Construction for Older Buildings: A Design Sourcebook for Archivists and Preservationists (New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1990), which they co-authored. The collection also contains .25 linear feet of correspondence and releases.
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.
- Capitol Hill (Washington, D.C.) 2
- Citizens' associations 2
- Urban renewal 2
- Zoning 2
- Barney Circle (Washington, D.C.) 1
- Black-and-white slides 1
- Color slides 1
- Community development 1
- Conservation and restoration 1
- Eastern Market (Washington, D.C.) 1
- Express highways 1
- Historic buildings 1
- Historic buildings -- Conservation and restoration 1
- Mall, The (Washington, D.C.) 1
- Maps 1
- Preservation and restoration 1
- United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.) 1
- Urban transportation 1
- Washington (D.C.) 1 ∧ less
- Capitol Hill Restoration Society 2
- Arnheim, Willy 1
- Furness, Brian R. 1
- George Washington University 1
- George Washington University--Alumni and alumnae 1