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Neighborhoods

 Subject
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 99 Collections and/or Records:

José Sueiro interview, 2017-11-25

 File
Identifier: dcpl_dcohc002_06.wav
Scope and Contents

José Sueiro discusses his studies at GW university, his move to Panama, his return to DC, his start in the newspaper industry and work at El Latino, DC police's lack of experience with latino youth, his memories of the Mount Pleasant riot, and Mayor Barry's close relationship to the latino community in DC.

Dates: 2017-11-25
Joseph Owen Curtis Photograph Collection in Dig DC
Joseph Owen Curtis Photograph Collection i...

Joseph Owen Curtis Photograph Collection

 Digital Collection
Identifier: dcpl_p007

Edward A. Kane Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 008
Scope and Contents

The papers include correspondence, meeting minutes, newsletters, reports, resolutions, and membership lists from the Federation of Citizens Associations, the Michigan Park Citizens Association, the National Gateway Citizens' Association, and the Northeast Council of Citizens’ Association. The papers also contain newspaper clippings and a photograph of Dr. Kane as a young man. The collection is arranged by Association or Organization name.

Dates: 1953-1979
Latino Youth Community History Project Oral History Project in Dig DC
Latino Youth Community History Project Ora...

Laverne Hedrick interview, 2019-08-28

 File
Identifier: dcpl_dcohc022
Scope and Contents

Laverne Hedrick discusses growing up in Greensboro, North Carolina; her time in Southeast Washington, D.C.; and her community engagement in Kenilworth.

Dates: 2019-08-28

Lewis Maiden interview, 2021-06-30

 Item
Identifier: dcpl_220_005.wav
Abstract In this interview, Lewis Maiden discusses what Petworth was like when his family first moved there, when many of his neighbors and schoolmates were Italians. He talks about the various neighbors and local businesses he has known over the years since moving back to Petworth in 1971, including a former People’s Drug at Georgia and New Hampshire avenues that temporarily became a boxing club and youth community center. He talks about what he did for fun both as a teenager and as an adult,...
Dates: 2021-06-30

Luchs, Barbara

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2022.093
Maps: City & Regional in Dig DC
Maps: City & Regional in Dig DC

Maps: City & Regional

 Digital Collection
Identifier: dcpl_map

Marietta Crichlow and Linda Crichlow White interview, 2014-10-02

 Item
Identifier: dcpl_220_006.mp3
Abstract In this interview, Marietta discusses her childhood and her years as a young woman, when she lived in her family’s Le Droit Park home while attending Howard University. She also discusses her move to Petworth in 1950 with her husband and daughter Linda. She talks about what the neighborhood was like when they first moved there, before most of the white families moved away, and in later years when she was a member of the Block Club, which met monthly. She and Linda comment on how the...
Dates: 2014-10-02

Mamie Himmelwright McIlwee Papers

 Collection
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