D.C. Community Archives

D.C. Community Archives

Archival Collections/Dates          Collection No.

Abracadabra Club, 1893-2003     62
Adams v. Clinton Documents, 1998-1999     44
Adams Morgan Better Neighborhood Conference/Hollyday House, ca. 1956-1965     18
Adams Morgan Community Council Records, 1946-1964     11 
Albert Atwood Collection, 1911-1975     64
Albert J. Headley Papers, 1945-1978     35
American Association of Music and Fine Arts Collection, 1934-1964     109
American Security and Trust Company Metropolitan Area Property Photographs     P9
American Society of Landscape Architects, Potomac Chapter Records, 1941-1979     26
American Society for Public Administration, National Capital Chapter, 1986-1991     13
Artificial Collection of Rare Items for District of Columbia History, ca. 1769-2008     60
Arts Club of Washington, 1916-1964     12
Bachrach Photograph Collection, 2002     P24
Capital Bicycle Club, 1880-1929     57
Capitol Hill History Club Programs Collection, 1920-1954     94
Capitol Hill Symphony Society Collection, 1962-1965     80
Card Mounted Photograph Collection     P25
Charles Suddarth Kelly Collection, 1900-1984     P14
Charles L. McCollough Collection, 1967-1999     15
Chillum Heights Citizens Association Records, 1929-1989     42
Choral Society of Washington Collection, 1884-1910     70
Cleveland Park Garden Club Collection, 1953-1984     38
Clifford Berryman Cartoon Collection, 1900-1948     P8
Colony Theatre Photograph Collection, 1988     P20
Columbian Harmony and Payne Cemetery Ledgers, 1901-1959     66
Columbian Newspaper Research Files, ca. 1970s     30
Council of Jewish Women Collection, 1904-1942     111
Daughters of the American Colonists Collection, 1923-1961     112
Daughters of the American Revolution Yearbooks, 1924-1962     84
David Kiefer Theatre Collection, 1903-2000     118
District of Columbia Citizens for Better Education Records, 1965-1982     2
District of Columbia Civil War Centennial Commission Records, 1956-1966     7
District of Columbia Federation of Civic Associations Records, 1963-1984     27
District of Columbia Government, D.C. Public Library Archives, 1898-present     40
District of Columbia Government, Historic Preservation Division Photos, 1970-1987     P1
District of Columbia Library Association Records, 1894-present     39
District of Columbia Militia Scrapbook Collection, 1890-1906     68
District of Columbia Police Department Scrapbooks, 1939-1948     69
District of Columbia School Newspapers, 1936-2002     117
District of Columbia Special Libraries Association Records, 1940-1985     14
Downtown Progress Records, 1960-1977     25
Dupont Circle Community Association Collection, 1972-1978     106
Dupont Park Civic Association Collection, 1963-1969     23
Edward A. Kane Papers, 1950-1984     8
Emergency Committee on the Transportation Crisis Records, ca. 1960-1974     36
Farnsboro Tenants Association Records, 1975-1978     31
Federation of Citizens Associations of the District of Columbia Records, 1964-1980     28
Friendship Citizens Association Collection, 1944-1963     83
Go-Go Music Collection, 1988-2000     101
Greg Reynolds Dance Quintet Records, 1976-1982     22
Gregory Family Genealogical Collection, ca. 1902-1926     5
Gus L. Wolf Photograph Collection, 1880-1990     P29
Hambright & Hoachlander Photograph Collection, 1987     P19
Hanes Water Main Problems Collection, 1971-1990     81
Hannah Cayton Materials Collection, 1979-1980     96
Harry Goodman Collection, 1930-1957     75
Harry S. Wender Papers, 1940-1960     9
Hilda Mason Papers, 1972-1977     29
Holloman Family Papers, 1915-1975     41
Home Rule Committee Collection, 1939-1961     55
Hugh Miller Photograph Collection, 1865-1950     P22
Ivy City-Trinidad Citizens Association Records, 1966-1983     20
Jackson Place Complex Photograph Collection, 1988     P21
James Goode Photograph Collection, ca. 1979     P4
J.C. Wilfong, Jr. Collection, 1963-1965     P10
John Hazel Collection, 1972-1994     86
Joseph Curtis Photograph Collection, 1910-1989     P7
Julius W. Hobson Papers, 1960-1977     1
Karl Fenning Collection, 1881-1962     74
Kiwanis Club of Capitol Hill Collection     121
League of Women Voters of the District of Columbia Records, 1930-1982     33
Lemon G. and Mary Hine Correspondence Collection, 1855-1993     76
Literary Society of Washington, DC Collection, 1908-1957     108
Lowe’s Funeral Home Records, 1960-1968     67
Madolin Smith Hodgson Photographs, 1914-1941     P3
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Commission Records, 1972-1990     17
Martin Petersilia Collection, 1980-1989     16
Mary Mitchell Collection, 1960-1975     P15
Mary E. Price Collection, ca. 1920-1930     43
Mary Ziegler Papers, ca. 1950-1980     10
Messiah and Berta King Collection, 1906-1960     63
Metro Photograph Collection, 1971-1997     P16
Michigan Park Citizens Association Collection, 1949-1979     54
Monday Evening Club Collection, 1910-1949     107
Mt. Pleasant Civic Association & Historic Mt. Pleasant Records, 1959-1996     37
Mt. Zion United Methodist Church Photograph Collection, 1984     P13
Nancy Shia Photograph Collection, 1968-2002     P33
National Ballet Records, 1962-1974     34
National Rifles Scrapbook, 1880-1899     51
Nation’s Business D.C. Photograph Morgue, 1910-1981     P6
Neighbors, Inc. Collection, 1958-1990     110
Northeasterners Records, 1952-1989     21
Oral History Research Center Projects
      Jewish Historical Society     OH1
      Beacon College, Celebracion de la Mujer Latina     OH2
      D.C. Public Library     OH3
      Radcliffe College, Black Women     OH4
      Latino Youth in the Humanities     OH5
      Washington Entrepreneurs Project of Strayer College     OH6
      Capitol Children’s Museum, “Changing Communication in the Family     OH7
      WETA, Women of Achievement     OH8
      George Washington University, Italian Community     OH9
      Dupont Circle, “Slices of the Pie”     OH10
      Southwest Remembered     OH11
      St. Mary’s Court, “Never to Old to Learn”     OH12
      Milepost to Self-Government     OH13
      Service Workers Union, Local 82     OH14
      Eastern Market (RESTRICTED ACCESS)      OH15
      Northern Shaw Striver Survey (RESTRICTED ACCESS)     OH16
      D.C. Public School Survey, Phase II (RESTRICTED ACCESS)     OH17
      Home Rule (RESTRICTED ACCESS)     OH18
      St. Alban’s “Super Sixties Program” (RESTRICTED ACCESS)     OH19
      D.C. Statehood Movement Leaders     OH20
      Saving a Community’s Recollections:  Takoma Park     OH21
Paul P. Cooke Papers, 1947-1992     100
Petworth Women’s Club Collection, 1915-1964     52
Political Study Club Collection, 1914-1968     95
Poor People’s Campaign Records, 1968     119
Queen’s Chapel Civic Association Collection, 1965-1995     105
Ruby K. Worner Photo Album, 1925-1930     P11
Samuel H. Kauffmann Family Photographs, 1844-1916      P2
Sarah E. Ellis Papers, 1945-1975     19
Self-Determination for D.C. Records, ca. 1970-1980     3
Sewage Disposal Plant Photograph Collection, 1903-1906     P28
Shubert-Garrick-Belasco Theatre Collection, 1918-1934     72
Sidney Taliafero Scrapbooks, 1927-1930     50
Slide Image Collection     P26
Statehood Commission Records, 1941-1994     48
Stereoview Photograph Collection     P27
Theatre Programs Collection, 1877-2007     113
Theodor Horydczak Photograph Collection     P5
Twentieth Century Club, 1904-1999     56
United Brick Photograph Collection, 1997     P17
Verla Cook Scrapbook Collection, 1940-1950     73
WAMU Broadcasts, 1998-2004     45
Washington Academy of Sciences Collection, 1897-1965     85
Washington Area Performing Arts Video Archives, 1993-2009     47
Washington, D.C. Postcard Collection, 1898-1940s     P30
Washington Housing Association Records, 1950-1963     6
Washington Industrial Fair Records, 1955     120
Washington Music Teachers’ Association Scrapbooks, 1940-1952     71
Washington National Cathedral Recordings, May 1964     79
Washington Navy Yard Photograph Collection, 1975     P18
Washington Star Papers, 1852-1982     61
W. Bryant Tyrell Photograph Collection, 1900-1967     P23
Women’s Advertising Club Collection, 1943-1975     53
Women’s Art Center Collection, 1972-1988     4
Women’s City Club Collection, 1924-1984     49
Women’s City Club Records, 1919-1974     32
YWCA Collection, 1912-1989     104