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Wash. Washingtoniana Collections

 Record Group
Identifier: Wash

Found in 46 Collections and/or Records:

Louise P. Latimer Papers

Identifier: 217
Content Description The collection contains items gathered and organized by Louise P. Latimer. The items relate to her professional activities as a librarian (1909-1948) at the District of Columbia Public Library.The first series includes five scrapbooks. The first two scrapbooks include full-text clippings of articles and opinion pieces written by Latimer, and published in The Horn Book and Library Journal between 1917 and 1947. The next two scrapbooks primarily contain texts discussing her work at...
Dates: 1917 - 1950

Kip Lornell and Charles Stephenson, Jr. Go-Go Oral History Collection

Identifier: 230
Content Description

This collection contains transcripts of interviews conducted by Kip Lornell and Charles Stephenson as part of the research for their book "The Beat: Go-Go's Fusion of Funk and Hip-Hop." The materials document the evolution of Go-Go performers and sound; as well as the cultural and political role the music plays in Washington, D.C.

Dates: 1988 - 1998

Marriott, J.W.

 Unprocessed Material — Box 1
Identifier: 2006-049
Dates: Majority of material found within 1950 - 1990

Mayflower Hotel

 Unprocessed Material — Box 1: [Barcode: 31172091938126]
Identifier: 2007-012
Dates: Majority of material found within 1940s-1980s

Mamie Himmelwright McIlwee Papers

Identifier: 161
Scope and Contents

This collection includes correspondence, legal documents, photographs, and newspaper clippings pertaining to Mamie H. McIlwee’s work advocating for resources for Petworth public schools and libraries.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1932 - 1952

Mclean III, John R.

 Unprocessed Material — Box 1: [Barcode: 31172091938993]
Identifier: 2000-041

Memorial Bridge Construction Photographs

 Unprocessed Material — Box 1: [Barcode: 31172091134064]
Identifier: 2000-025
Dates: Majority of material found within 1926 - 1940

Hugh Miller Photograph Collection

Identifier: P022
Content Description The collection consists of 443 glass plate negatives of various news related images generally taken around the mid-1920s. In the 1990s, Jerry McCoy, a Washingtingtoniana librarian and amateur photographer, made prints from the original negatives for researcher access. Eight of the negatives have no print and there is one print that has no negative. Writing on the rear of the prints is that of Washingtoniana volunteer Robert A. Trouex, however the text was directly taken from the original...
Dates: 1880 - 1938; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1930

N Street Village

 Unprocessed Material — Box 1: [Barcode: 31172091937987]
Identifier: 2006-055

Pasqual, Pat

 Unprocessed Material — Box 1: [Barcode: 31172091967554]
Identifier: 2017-040