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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

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

 Collection
Identifier: MS2131
Abstract Collection documents the Committee's stance on the issues it chose to address within the areas of planning, historic preservation and transportation. Within the subject of transportation there are enough files to detail many of the various highway and rapid transit projects the Committee of 100 dealt with. The collection also has files dealing with zoning regulations, housing, urban design and city water resources.
Dates: 1909-1996

Dennis Gale papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2191-UA
Abstract This collection includes research notes, clippings, reports, notes from interviews, dissertation drafts, correspondence, dissertations, and photographs. Most of the material dates from 1966-1983. These are the papers of Dennis Gale from his time teaching and working on his dissertation at George Washington University. This collection consists of materials on the history of Georgetown and on urban planning and development.
Dates: 1903-1989; Majority of material found within 1966 - 1983

Facilities Department records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG0063
Abstract Collection includes blueprints of buildings (including Lisner Hall, Lisner Auditorium, Stockton Hall, Mitchell Hall, Bradley Hall, Dorothy Betts Theater, Gelman Library), campus plans, parking lots owned, and expansion programs. There are also images of projects from the Mount Vernon Campus.
Dates: 1904-2008

Foggy Bottom Association records

 Collection
Identifier: MS2311
Overview This collection contains Foggy Bottom Association records related to historic preservation and urban renewal in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood. The association has been very active in advocating for the preservation of the residential character of Foggy Bottom as profound changes have come to the neighborhood since the mid-20th century.
Dates: 1969-2006; Majority of material found within 1980 - 2006

Frederick Gutheim papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS0244-UA
Abstract Frederick Albert Gutheim (1908-1993) was a city planner, urban historian and architectural critic, and professor at The George Washington University from 1971-79, and director of the University's graduate program in historic preservation from 1976-1979. Collection include correspondence, papers, publications, exams, syllabi, lecture notes, newsletters, and news clippings ranging from 1952-1980.
Dates: 1952-1980

Harrison Lee papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2011
Abstract Collection consists of the D.C. Comprehensive Plan including documents relating to the comprehensive plan for the National Capital; manuscript and committee records; printed ephemera; newspaper articles; newsletters; magazine articles; brochures and guidebooks; awards and certificates. The material dates from 1928-92.
Dates: 1928-1992

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

Howard W. Hallman papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2283
Overview This collection is the working papers of Howard W. Hallman. Howard Hallman worked for many years within the citizen participation movement in American cities from the middle 1960s through the 1980s. The collection containes correspondence, newsletters, publications, and reports from 1945-2003 with the bulk falling within 1961-1983. Topics of these materials include city bugeting, citizen participation, decentralization of government services and poverty.
Dates: 1945-2003; Majority of material found within 1961 - 1983

John Nolen, Jr. papers

 Collection — oversize-folder: UP1
Identifier: MS2193
Overview This collection contains materials related to the work of John Nolen as an urban planner in Washington D.C. The materials date from 1906-2000 with the bulk of the material falling between 1935 and 1968. The materials in this collection include official records from organizations such as the Committee of 100 on the Federal City and the National Capital Park and Planning Commission (now the National Planning Commission) for which John Nolen worked as well as material from organizations of which...
Dates: 1906-2000; Majority of material found within 1935 - 1968

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Binney, J. G. (Joseph Getchell), 1807-1877 1
Carroll, Thomas Henry 1
Center for Governmental Studies (Washington, D.C.) 1
Chapin, Stephen, 1778-1845 1
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Collier, William Miller 1
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Elliott, Lloyd H. 1
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National Research Council (U.S.). Highway Research Board 1
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Potomac Highway Bridge (Washington, D.C., and Va.) 1
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Shackleton, Polly 1
Sher, Linda 1
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Stockton, Charles H., 1845-1924 1
Trachtenberg, Stephen Joel 1
United States. National Capital Park Commission 1
United States. National Capital Park and Planning Commission 1
United States. Post Office Dept.--Buildings--Washington (D.C.) 1
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