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7th & T documentary film collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS2346
Overview The film “7th &T” documents the culture and life of the neighborhood that surrounded the Howard Theatre as well as showcasing the importance of the Howard Theatre within Washington D.C.’s Black community. The film includes interviews with community members who reminisce about their experiences going to shows at the theater. Scholars are interviewed to discuss the broader history of the theater as space within “Black American culture.” The film also includes many performances from Washington...
Dates: Circa 1984-1987

Adam M. Hallidy papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2042
Abstract Collection consists of 14 handwritten letters, including 12 from Hallidy to his girlfriend Maggie, one from Maggie to Hallidy, and and a letter from his brother, Bob. Also contains 14 pages from Adam M. Hallidy's diary. The collection is arranged chronologically from 1862 to 1865.
Dates: 1862-1865

AIDS Action Foundation records

 Collection
Identifier: MS2212
Overview This collection contains correspondence, reports, articles, videocassettes, memos, meeting minutes, photographs, financial records, press releases, and early organizational records. These materials together relate the work of the AIDS Action organization both the Foundation and the Council. These records date from 1984-2006.
Dates: 1984-2006; Majority of material found within 1993 - 2005

American Association of School Administrators Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS2352
Scope and Contents The collection is arranged into 8 series. The series are: Awards; Constituent Relations/Communications; Governance/Planning; Historic; Library/A-V; Membership; Operations; and Public Policy.
Dates: 1857-2016

American Association of University Professors records

 Collection
Identifier: MS2079
Overview The mission of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) " . . . is to advance academic freedom and shared governance; to define fundamental professional values and standards for higher education; to promote the economic security of faculty, academic professionals, graduate students, post‐doctoral fellows, and all those engaged in teaching and research in higher education; to help the higher education community organize to make our goals a reality; and to ensure higher...
Dates: 1915-2013

Barnard-Talcott Hollerith Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2088
Abstract Collection contains account books and notes that belonged to the Barnard-Talcott family in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries in England the the United States. Materials date from 1790 to 1858. The collection also includes tapes and transcripts of oral histories conducted with Virginia and Nan Hollerith in 1981.
Dates: 1790-1981

Charles Melville Pepper papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2377
Overview This collection contains correspondence, publications, photographs, genealogical documents and miscellaneous souvenirs from the collection of Charles Melville Pepper. The bulk of the material pertains to his travels and research in Latin America. The material dates between 1800-1945.
Dates: 1800-1945

Charles Munroe Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0253-UA
Abstract Dr. Charles E. Munroe (1849-1938), the inventor of smokeless powder, had a distinguished career, both nationally and internationally. After graduating summa cum laude from Harvard in 1871, he continued on as an assistant professor of chemistry until 1874. In 1874 he left Harvard to become professor of chemistry at the United States Naval Academy, where he remained for twelve years. From 1886-92 he was chemist at the United States Naval Torpedo Station and war College. Between 1892 and 1898, Dr....
Dates: 1823 - 1936; Majority of material found within 1874 - 1936

Chauncey M. Depew papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2095
Abstract Collection consists of fifty boxes of material documenting Chauncey M. Depew's career in public speaking from approximately 1880-1920. It features many published speeches, handwritten and typescript speeches, and notes, in addition to scrapbooks, memorial books, clippings, and photographs demonstrating Depew's prominence as an orator.
Dates: 1856-1934

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

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Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion 2
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America’s Promise--The Alliance for Youth 1
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Barnard-Talcott Hollerith family 1
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Bates, David M. 1
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Berryman, Clifford Kennedy 1
Binney, J. G. (Joseph Getchell), 1807-1877 1
Bloedorn, W. A. (Walter Andrew) 1
Blondheim, David Simon 1
Borden, William Cline 1
Bradley, Page Riggs 1
Brandt, Willy 1
Brenner, Marcella 1
Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen 1
Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees 1
Brown, Anne Elizon 1
Brown, Cynthia G. 1
Brown, David S. (David Springer) 1
Bryan, W.B. (Wilhelmus Bogart) 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Bundy, Ted 1
Burns, Arthur Edward 1
California Fruit Growers Exchange 1
Cardozo, Mike 1
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1
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Catholic Church. Archdiocese of Munich and Freising (Germany) 1
Center for Governmental Studies (Washington, D.C.) 1
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