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Biography

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

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

Board of Trustees records

 Collection
Identifier: RG0001
Abstract

Collection include meeting minutes (original and microfilm), correspondence, charters and by-laws, committee files, and congressional documents relating to the University.

Dates: 1821-2010

Ernest Shephard papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS0248-UA
Abstract

Ernest Sewall Shephard was a member of the George Washington University faculty from 1926 to 1966. Dr. Shephard was Professor of English holding the Master of Arts degree. He chaired the English Department for many years. Collection includes correspondence, articles papers, English class notes, lectures, and other items from Ernest Shephard. The materials range from 1939-50.

Dates: 1939-1950

Faculty personnel records

 Collection
Identifier: RG0039
Abstract

Collection includes letters of appointment, curriculum vitaes, personnel data sheets, and correspondence.

Dates: 1945-2002

James Goode papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0670-UA
Abstract The collection include manuscript drafts and proofs, research notes, clippings, photographs, prints, correspondence, awards, lecture notes, personal papers, professional papers, and reports. They range in date from circa 1860 to 2017, but the bulk of the material dates from 1950 to 2011. The material relates to James Goode's graduate studies, his 2009 book on Washington sculptures, his collection of American self-portraits, his personal and professional life, and other research...
Dates: circa 1860-2018; Majority of material found within 1950 - 2018

Lester Frank Ward papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0247-UA
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1883-1919

Medical Center Public Relations records

 Collection
Identifier: RG0045
Abstract

Collection includes biographical files, photographs, slides, videotapes, press kits, publications, books, and artifacts.

Dates: 1913-1999; Majority of material found within 1960 - 1991

National Law Center records

 Collection
Identifier: RG0014
Abstract

Collection includes the law alumni photographic collection, founder's day celebrations, biographical sketches, articles reports, GW law school yearbooks, 1895 to 1915, bulletins and journals of the Patent, Trademark, and Copyright Research Institute of GW, (1950-1972), copies of the "Advocate," Banners scrapbooks correspondence Alumni reunions, minutes from the Board of Trustees, Research notes, banners, caps and gowns, reports to the Dean Exam questions, and information on Stockton Hall.

Dates: 1865-2005

Office of Alumni Relations records

 Collection
Identifier: RG0026
Abstract

Collection includes photographs and negatives, office files regarding Alumni Achievement Awards, and memorabilia.

Dates: 1848-2010

Office of University Relations records

 Collection
Identifier: RG0044
Abstract

Collection includes videotapes, memos, biographical files, news releases, publicity files, news clippings, correspondence, photographs, slides, audio tapes, faculty publications, LP albums, media guides, and newsletters.

Dates: 1888-2017

Samuel I. Katz papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: GW: 328820183178454]
Identifier: MS0516-UA
Abstract

Samuel I. Katz received his B.A. degree from GW in 1940 and his M.A. degree in 1942. Materials in this collection include correspondence, a birth certificate, resume, statistical reports by Samuel Katz papers, a scrapbook and an obituary, biography, U.S. Forces European Theater Certificate. The collection cover the years 1937 through 1993.

Dates: 1937-1993

Society of the Emeriti records

 Collection
Identifier: RG0032
Abstract

Collection includes updates from John Francis Latimer, biographies (including Thelma Hunt and George Nordlinger), correspondence and other items from the files of William Turner, as well as recordings and transcripts of Clyde Lindley and George Steiner speaking about their careers upon induction.

Dates: 1988-1997

University Hospital records

 Collection
Identifier: RG0061
Abstract

Collection includes the School of Nursing Alumnae Association meetings journal and the Medical Staff Executive Committee and Department minutes.

Dates: 1898-2004

Wentworth Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2116
Abstract

Collection contains biographical information on Hazel and John Wentworth, as well as personal papers, correspondence, publications and programs.

Dates: 1902-1926, undated

William R. Perl papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2026
Abstract

The William R. Perl Papers document the education, professional career and social activism of William R. Perl (1906-1998).

Dates: 1925-1998

Word Works, Inc. records

 Collection
Identifier: MS2047
Abstract

Collection contains by-laws, articles of incorporation, correspondence, personnel records, financial records, programs, the Word Works Washington Prize, publications, photographs, and audiocassettes. The material dates from 1971-2013. Copies of manuscripts submitted by the young, aspiring poets who contributed to The Word Works are included in this collection.

Dates: 1971-2013