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Foxall – McKenney - Cragin – Greenlees – Agnew Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: PBY068
Scope and Contents The Foxall – McKenney – Cragin family remained prominent in Georgetown affairs from the end of the 18th century through the 20th. This collection contains Henry Foxall deeds and indentures, dated 1804 – 1819, a survey of the C and O Canal confiscation of Foxall’s Georgetown city house land in 1831, and a rental agreement for “Spring Hill” (Henry Foxall’s country estate) dated 1868. For additional information on Foxall and a circa 1940s photograph of “Spring Hill,” see Foxall surname...
Dates: 1804 - 1940

Madeline Frank Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 087
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of photos, clippings, correspondence, and a copy of the Washington College handbook, as well as a diary titled The College Girl’s Record, which includes images, clippings, invitations, and Madeline Frank’s impressions of Washington College and her classmates.

Dates: 1905-1906

Friendship Citizens Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: 083
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of correspondence, programs, newsletters, meeting minutes, resolutions, and other materials related to the Friendship Citizens Association of Washington, D.C. The construction of a new D.C. Public Library branch in the Tenley-Friendship neighborhood was of particular interest to the Association.

Dates: 1944-1963

Funeral Homes of Washington, D.C. Web Archive

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Identifier: dcpl_web0011
Dates: 2019-

George Washington University "Evolution of Washington's Italian Community, 1890-1980" Oral History Project

 Collection — external hard drive : DIG_00006
Identifier: OHP009
Scope and Contents In 1984, the George Washington University Center for Washington Area Studies conducted oral history interviews with members of the Italian community of Washington D.C.. Topics include Italy, immigrating to the United States, family, growing up or living in Washington, D.C., religion, work experience, and the Italian community. All interviews were a part of a series entitled "Evolution of Washington's Italian Community, 1890-1980." Only three interviews from this series were transferred to...
Dates: 1984

Georgetown Vertical File Index

 Collection
Identifier: VF-002
Scope and Contents

These files cover all subjects related to Georgetown--social, economic, cultural, recreational, political, and historical.

Dates: 1700 - 2018

Go-Go Museum and Café Collection

 Collection — external hard drive : DIG_00030
Identifier: 225
Content Description

The Go-Go Museum & Café and partners collected 11 oral histories, produced two go-go concerts, and organized a major conference on go-go: “Go-Go Preservation Week 2021” in collaboration with the Traditional Arts DC project at Howard University. The Go-Go-Preservation Week panel discussions, concerts, and oral history collections.

Dates: 2021

Harry Goodman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 075
Scope and Contents

This collection contains undated photographs of floods in the D.C. area; photographs of the King of England’s visit to D.C. in 1939; inauguration parade, ball, and ceremony materials from 1953 and 1957; White House News Photographers Association programs from 1947-1957; and a handful of historic editions of the Washington Star.

Dates: 1930-1957

Grace Bateman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: PBY102
Scope and Contents

Collection of files assembled by donor while serving as an Georgetown activist in between the years 1989 and 2001. Box list categories devised by donor.

Dates: 1989 - 2001

Grace Glasgow Dunlop Ecker Collection

 Collection
Identifier: PBY019
Scope and Contents One three-ringed binder containing 17 of Mrs. (John Beard) Ecker’s “Old Georgetown” columns that were published weekly in the Georgetown News commencing with the November 3, 1932 issue and ending March 3, 1933. The October 27, 1932 (Vol. 1, #4) Georgetown News front page article “Mrs. Ecker to Write for Georgetown News” indicates that the columns will “…prove both interesting and instructive to one wishing a short history of this old city.” The February 17, 1933 column, which does not...
Dates: 1932 - 1933

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