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Community organization

 Subject
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 31 Collections and/or Records:

Dominic Moulden interview, 2019-09-05

 Item
Identifier: dcpl_dcohc024_03.wav
Scope and Contents

Dominic Moulden discusses his background, organizing efforts working with tenants and black-owned small businesses in D.C., and the importance of political education in organizing.

Dates: 2019-09-05

Dupont Circle Community Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: 106
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of meeting minutes, legal documents, clippings, and correspondence related to the Dupont Circle Community Association.

Dates: 1972-1978

Emergency Committee on the Transportation Crisis Records

 Collection
Identifier: 036
Scope and Contents The items include correspondence, clippings, government reports, legislative testimony, hearing transcripts, litigation, flyers, posters, maps, picket signs, press releases, and printed matter. Significant topics covered in the records include the fight to stop the construction of the Seven Sisters Bridge, I-66, I-95, the North Central Freeway, and the fight to save 69 government-confiscated homes in Northeast Washington, D.C.Information about or from other local and national...
Dates: 1960-1978

Esther Siegel interview part 1, 2019-08-28

 Item
Identifier: dcpl_dcohc024_04_1.wav
Scope and Contents

Esther Siegel discusses her background, the effort to create a limited-equity cooperative at her apartment complex, her work helping tenants across the city turn their buildings into cooperatives, and her work training co-op members nationally and internationally.

Dates: 2019-08-28

Esther Siegel interview part 2, 2019-08-28

 Item
Identifier: dcpl_dcohc024_04_2.wav
Scope and Contents

Esther Siegel discusses her background, the effort to create a limited-equity cooperative at her apartment complex, her work helping tenants across the city turn their buildings into cooperatives, and her work training co-op members nationally and internationally.

Dates: 2019-08-28

Federation of Citizens Associations of the District of Columbia Records

 Collection
Identifier: 028
Scope and Contents

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.

Dates: 1964-1987

Forest Hills History Day

 Unprocessed Material — Box 1: [Barcode: 31172091975342]
Identifier: 2017-061

Gibby Thomas interview, 2021-07-02

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Identifier: dcpl_dcohc029_02.wav
Abstract Ms. Thomas discusses growing up in North Brentwood, just outside D.C., her early sense of herself as different and coming into her gender and sexuality, other people treating her as a girl from a young age, the importance of support from her family, how D.C. was the center of things and where she found community with transgender women, sex work, the AIDS epidemic and working as a home health aide, her involvement with gay, transgender and HIV/AIDS organizations including Transgender Health...
Dates: 2021-07-02

Inez Davis interview, 2020-05-27

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Identifier: dcpl_dcohc029_03.wav
Abstract

Ms. Inez Davis reflects on her life and involvement as a member and past president of the Washington Section of the National Council of Negro Women. She holds a wealth of knowledge concerning the organization and the section programs’ impact in the community. Ms. Inez Davis discusses some of the challenges and some changes needed to ensure the future of the organization and section.

Dates: 2020-05-27

Mount Pleasant Citizens Association Meeting Minutes

 Collection
Identifier: 215
Scope and Contents The collection contains photocopies of meeting minutes, minute indexes, the constitution, and by-laws for the Mount Pleasant Citizens Association. Minute indexes are keyed to the page numbers in the physical books of minutes, which cover multiple years. Some years were split between multiple books. There are indexes for the years 1921-1927, 1927-1932, 1933-1938, 1938-1948, and 1948-1957. The indexes provide the key to topics of the meeting’s discussions and actions. Some topics of note...
Dates: 1921 - 1957