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The Lucy G. Barber Collection is comprised of research files for Barber's book, Marching on Washington: The Forging of an American Political Tradition. Research topics include Jacob Coxey's army, the civil rights movement, the Million Man March, Veterans Against the Vietnam War, women’s suffrage, among others.
The materials include meeting minutes; correspondence; congressional testimony; by-laws; pamphlets; a history of the Home Rule Committee; political pins and stickers; and clippings. Folders are arranged alphabetically by topic.
The collection contains clippings and alphabetically arranged office files maintained by the League of Women Voters of the District of Columbia to document its activities. Topics in the records cover primarily local D.C. political issues, but also national and international concerns of the National League of Women Voters. The records are divided into two series: topical files and clippings.
This collection contains correspondence, internal memorandum, proposals, publicity materials, legislative materials, meeting minutes, editorials, and membership lists. Most of these materials are related to Home Rule voting rights for D.C. residents from the 1930s through the 1960s. Organizations mentioned in this collection include the D.C. Suffrage Association, Committee of the 100, Citizens Conference on District Suffrage, and Young People’s Home Rule League.
The materials are primarily meeting minutes of the Women's City Club of Washington, D.C. from 1919 through 1972. Also included are scrapbooks, photographs, clippings, and administrative records which document the Club's founding and activities.
- Subject: Suffrage X
- Politics and government 6
- Home rule -- Washington (D.C.) 5
- Associations, institutions, etc 3
- Organizational records 3
- Statehood (American politics) 3
- Women 3
- Minutes (Records) 2
- Authors and publishers 1
- Civil rights 1
- Civil rights movement 1
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc) 1
- Correspondence 1
- District courts 1
- Ephemera 1
- Gentrification 1
- Legal documents 1
- Legislation 1
- Lobbying 1
- Neighborhoods 1
- Photographs 1
- Political activists 1
- Political campaigns 1
- Scrapbooks 1
- Societies and clubs 1
- United States. Congress. House--District of Columbia voting rights 1
- Urban renewal 1
- Women's rights 1 ∧ less
- Barber, Lucy G. (Lucy Grace), 1964- 1
- District of Columbia Statehood Commission 1
- Home Rule Committee 1
- LaRoche, George 1
- League of Women Voters of the District of Columbia 1