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The records consist of correspondence, minutes, announcements, budgets, and clippings. Topics covered include housing, racial discrimination, and community organizations.
Records from the Cleveland Park Garden Club extend from 1953 through 1984. The collection contains correspondence, financial materials, meeting minutes, by-laws, membership lists, and newsletters. Significant items in the collection are a letter signed by First Lady Claudia Alta “Lady Bird” Johnson and the Garden Club scrapbook highlighting various projects undertaken by the group. Included are articles from the Washington Post and photographs of members and club projects.
This collection consists of meeting minutes, legal documents, clippings, and correspondence related to the Dupont Circle Community Association.
The records consist of financial information, correspondence, meeting minutes, internal memoranda, resolutions, directories, reports, resolutions, and clippings maintained by the Federation of Citizens Association of the District of Columbia. Major topics covered include city planning and zoning, historical preservation, election law, D.C. government budgets, transportation, and crime.
The materials in this collection consist mainly of topical files compiled by Neighbors, Inc. from the late 1950s to the early 1990s. Included in the materials are pamphlets, clippings, correspondence, photographs, brochures, and newsletters relating to neighborhood associations, religious organizations, political organizations, and government reports.
This collection consists of meeting minutes, administrative materials, community newsletters and announcements, correspondence, and legal documents related to the Queen’s Chapel Civic Association.
The Damu Smith papers document Smiths' involvement in activism and community organizations. Among the records are biographical material, notes, photographs, audiocassette tapes, and research files. The research files cover Angola, South Africa, Korea, Iraq, the environment, and organizations such as the French Street Umoja Connection, Louisiana Cancer Alley, and the National Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression.
- Subject: Community organization X
- Neighborhoods 8
- Correspondence 7
- Organizational records 7
- Associations, institutions, etc 4
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc) 4
- Minutes (Records) 4
- Housing 3
- Legal documents 3
- Citizens' associations 2
- Discrimination 2
- Political activists 2
- Adams Morgan (Washington, D.C.) 1
- African Americans 1
- Black persons 1
- Brookland (Washington, D.C.) 1
- Cleveland Park (Washington, D.C.) 1
- Community development, Urban 1
- Eminent domain 1
- Environmentalism 1
- Fort Totten (Washington, D.C.) 1
- Health 1
- Horticulture 1
- Lamond Riggs, (Washington, D.C.) 1
- Photographs 1
- Politics and government 1
- Racism 1
- Societies and clubs 1
- Transportation 1
- Urban renewal 1 ∧ less
- Adams-Morgan Community Council 1
- Chillum Heights Citizens' Association 1
- Cleveland Park Garden Club 1
- Dupont Circle Community Association 1
- Emergency Committee on the Transportation Crisis 1