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7th & T documentary film collection
Adam M. Hallidy papers
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.
AIDS Action Foundation records
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.
Barnard-Talcott Hollerith Family Papers
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.
Chauncey M. Depew papers
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 that portray Depew as an orator.
Civil War Round Table of the District of Columbia records
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.
Clifford K. Berryman cartoon collection
Clifford Stearns Congressional papers
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences Graduate Studies Office records
This collection includes annual reports, statistics, correspondence, memos, dean's files, department and program files, dissertation lists, meeting minutes, and brochures.
Darrell C. Crain, Jr., presidential inaugural collection
The Darrell C. Crain, Jr. Presidential Inaugural Collection consist of newspaper articles, invitations, tickets programs, memorabilia, newspapers, invitations and souvenir booklets, pins and mini flags. The material dated from approximately 1957-1989 came from events such as inaugural ceremonies and balls that Dr. Crain attended while earlier memorabilia from 1817-1929 was material he purchased to complement the collection.
David Bates papers
David M. Bates (1925- ) was born in Arlington, Virginia. He graduated from The George Washington University in 1946, and while a student was very active in the Glee Club, directed by Dr. Robert Harmon. Collection includes essays, and photographs ranging in date from 1940-1998
David S. Brown papers
Collection include books, correspondence, articles, scrapbooks, notes, travelogues and a cap and gown of David S. Brown, who was Professor Emeritus of Management in the School of Government and business administration and program director for 31 years. The materials range in date from 1915-89.
District of Columbia Cable Television collection
Collection consists of the records from the D.C. Cable TV Design Commission. In 1982 a commission was formally created by the Council of the District of Columbia to create a proposal for bringing cable television to the District of Columbia. This collection consists of documents from the D.C. Cable TV Design Commission including two of the bids for the project. The material dates from 1972-1984.
Elmer Louis Kayser papers
Foggy Bottom Association records
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.
George Coffin papers
Collection includes original political cartoons from Washington newspapers; lithographic reproductions of other political cartoons; original pen and ink illustrations of civil war stories; scrapbooks containing original political cartoons, lithographic reproductions of cartoons, original sketches, and newspaper clippings; diaries; and loose sketches and photographs. These materials date from 1858-1896.
Gilbert Gude papers
Individual manuscripts, publications, and artifacts
This artificial collection was created to manage documents that are too small to be separate collections of their own. Includes individual manuscripts, undated; Elbridge Colby's "The National Guard of the United States"; Book Arts Specimens; Performing Arts Material; Gay and lesbian publications; Washingtoniana publications; Washington associations, clubs, lodges, and societies
James Goode papers
Jim Graham papers
John Lodge papers
John Russell Mason papers
Collection consists of records, correspondence, photographs, and ephemeral materials ranging in date from 1931 to 1981. The records document John Russell Mason's librarianship education at Columbia University, individual exhibits held at the University Library, and his career at The George Washington University.
Lessons of the Sixties: A history of local Washington, DC activism for peace and justice from 1960-1975: Personal papers
Lester Frank Ward papers
Lester Frank Ward (1841-1913) has been described by some as the father of American sociology. His contributions to sociology are almost forgotten today, but at one time he was considered to be one of America's leading intellectuals. Collection includes diaries, correspondence, photographs, a scrapbook. and sixty-nine articles written by Lester Frank Ward. The materials range in date from between 1883 and 1919.
Liberal/Left archival studies papers
Collection contains articles, flyers, ephemera, and correspondence related to radical student organizations, socialism, and communism. The material dates from 1965-88 with the bulk of the material falling between 1968-71.
Lou Chibbaro Washington Blade senior reporter files (Lou Chibbaro donation)
Marcus Cunliffe papers
Contains diaries, correspondence, research notes, articles, chapters from books, syllabi, exam questions, news clippings, correspondence, original military ballads, illustrations, and photographs range in date from 1936-1990 (bulk 1960-1990) documenting Cunliffe’s career as a scholar of American history.
Marion Barry 1978 campaign oral history project
This collection contains oral histories (both audio and video recordings) of people associated with the Marion Barry campaign for mayor in 1978. The colletion also contains a small amount of paper records and artifacts related to the campaign and District government. These oral histories were conducted between 2015 and 2017. The collection as a whole dates from 1975 - 2017.
Mark Plotkin papers
Mount Vernon Seminary and College collection of biographical materials and correspondence with Marjorie Merriweather Post
- Washington (D.C.) 37
- Photographs 19
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 11
- Scrapbooks 8
- United States 8
- United States. Congress 6
- Foggy Bottom (Washington, D.C.) 5
- Washington (D.C.) -- History 5
- Biography 4
- Color slides 4
- Diaries 4
- Education, Higher -- United States 4
- Journalism 4
- Speeches 4
- United States -- District of Columbia -- Washington 4
- United States -- History 4
- Washington (D.C.) Politics and government 4
- World War, 1939-1945 4
- Banks and banking -- United States 3
- City council members -- Washington (D.C.) 3 + ∧ less
- George Washington University 11
- George Washington University--Alumni and alumnae 9
- Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson) 4
- George Washington University--History 4
- Marvin, Cloyd Heck 3
- Mount Vernon Seminary 3
- Riggs, George Washington 3
- American Association of University Professors 2
- Blodget, Samuel 2
- Carroll, Thomas Henry 2
- Collier, William Miller 2
- Columbian College in the District of Columbia 2
- Columbian University 2
- Corcoran & Riggs 2
- Custis, George Washington Parke 2
- Elliott, Lloyd H. 2
- Fauntroy, Walter E. 2
- George Washington University. Law School 2
- Kayser, Elmer Louis 2
- Mount Vernon College 2 + ∧ less