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Luchs, Barbara

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2022.093

Content Description

Correspondence, memoranda, reports, meeting minutes and other related papers on community development and education and youth programs in Washington, DC; similar documents relating to Neighborhood Planning Council meetings and matters; internal papers, correspondence, marketing materials for Widening Horizons, 1964-2016

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This is an unprocessed collection and might be stored at an offsite location. Materials within this collection have limited or no organization and a detailed content description is unavailable. Collection has been placed in the queue for future processing.


  • Creation: 1964 - 2016


17.5 Linear feet (19 record center boxes)


Box 1: three file boxes – file box #1: nine file folders with Widening Horizons correspondence, meeting minutes, 1987-1992; file box #2: two file folders with fundraising correspondence, loose papers, envelopes, photographs; file box #3: six file folders and loose papers, newspaper clippings Box 2: two file boxes – file boxes #1 and #2: booklets and other papers on student programs in Washington, DC, 1968-1972 Box 3: loose booklets on summer programs for youth; three-ring binder with correspondence and clippings on Wilson HS modernization, 1970-1974; two file folders with newspaper clippings, 1980-2009; loose papers Box 4: three file boxes – file boxes #1 and #2:booklets on student programs, 1967-1973, large envelope with papers; file box #3: four file folders, loose papers, booklets, large envelope with booklets and papers Box 5 (6” file box): one envelope and six file folders with correspondence, leaflets, directories on programs and facilities for youth, 1968-1972 Box 6 (6” file box): four file folders, three large envelopes with papers related to funding and public hearings, 1973-1975; loose booklets on vocational training, 1968-1975 Box 7 (6” file box): five file folders, two large envelopes, loose papers with correspondence, meeting notes, 1966-1975; newspaper pages Box 8: file folder with papers on neighborhood affairs and student programs, 1966-1968; newspaper clippings, loose papers, booklets on youth programs, 1967-1968; one three-ring binder with papers from 1969 Interagency Staff Committee (IASC) meetings Box 9: One pack of notecards with miscellaneous notes; two three-ring binders with letters and memoranda, mostly Department of General Administration, notes on DC and federal meetings on youth and community programs, 1964-1966; one three-ring binder, papers on Wilson Modernization Committee, 1974-1976; four file folders with papers on Widening Horizons and other summer youth programs, 1965-1978; seven small binders with memoranda and other papers from DC Office of Program Coordination, 1966-1967 Box 10: Four three-ring binders – IASC meeting minutes and meeting-related papers, 1968-1970; one folder with IASC meeting information and papers on community programs, 1975; loose booklets on youth programs in Washington, DC, 1969-1970 Box 11: six large envelopes, seven folders, one three-ring binder, loose reports and papers on local (DC and surrounding area) neighborhood recreation facilities, neighborhood demographic information, 1968-2002; League of Women Voters, miscellaneous internal papers and publications, 1998-2008 Box 12: Seven folders and eleven large envelopes with meeting notes, correspondence, and reports from DC Advisory Council on Vocational Education and Neighborhood Planning Council on summer enrichment programs, use of municipal facilities, and general administrative matters; newspaper clippings, 1967-1978 Box 13: Three folders and loose booklets – annual reports of DC Advisory Council on Vocational Education, 1973-1977; other materials on vocational education in Washington, DC, 1969-1976 Box 14: Five large envelopes, eight folders, and loose reports – newspaper clippings, reports, and notes on DC summer youth programs, neighborhood planning councils, and IASC meeting notes, 1966-1975 Box 15: several dozen loose 3” by 5” note cards; fourteen folders and five large envelopes with notes, meeting agenda, and other miscellaneous papers from Neighborhood Planning Council (NPC) business and NPC Council of Chairpersons meetings, 1991-1993; copies of reports on youth programs, 1969-1970 Box 16: Nine file folders, three large envelopes and loose booklets and papers, notes on NPC meetings, correspondence, newspaper clippings, 1967-2016 Box 17: seven file folders, three large envelopes and loose booklets and papers, notes on NPC meetings, correspondence, newspaper clippings, 1981-1993 Box 18: Five manuals and directories re recreation in Washington, DC, 1968-1970; about 150 notecards with contact information (Rolodex contents); magazine file with five large envelopes, press clippings inside; three-ring binder with Interagency Staff Committee for Children and Youth meeting minutes and miscellaneous related papers, 1971-1974 Box 19: Washington, DC planning documents, 1980-1987; three-ring binder with minutes from DC Recreation Council meetings, 1981-1983; five folders and two large envelopes with meeting minutes and miscellaneous papers from DC Food Commission meetings, 1970-1974