311 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Washington (D.C.).

  1. Raymond Clapper papers, 1908-1962

    75,000 items ; 256 containers ; 116 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    Journalist. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries and writings, notebooks, dispatches, press releases, radio scripts, reports, printed matter, scrapbooks, promotional matter, photographs, and reference material chiefly pertaining to the New Deal and World War II.

  2. Concert programs from the National Men's Chorus collection, 1999-2018

    56 items ; 0.4 linear feet (1 box). -- Recorded Sound Reference Center, Motion Picture, Broadcasting & Recorded Sound Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    The collection consists of programs for 56 concerts performed by the National Men's Chorus

  3. Yousef Waffa papers, 1932-1934

    10 items ; 8 containers ; 3 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    Landscape design student. Ten scrapbooks consisting of photographs, maps, blue prints, and notes detailing the urban and park planning of different cities and subdivisions across the United States at the outset of the New Deal.

  4. John and Ginny Dildine collection

    175 items. 119 sound tape reels : analog ; 7 in.. 24 sound tape reels : analog ; 10 in.. 12 sound tape reels : analog ; 5 in.. manuscripts: 1 folder.. -- Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    Collection of sound recordings of Washington, D.C. area folk music radio programs on WASH and WAMU-FM, hosted by John Dildine, with live interviews, and featuring some previously recorded selections. The collection also includes sound recordings of concerts, folk festivals (including selections from the Fox Hollow Folk Festival, 1968 and 1969) and other folk music events in Maryland; Virginia;...

  5. Hugh T. Taggart collection relating to the District of Columbia and Maryland, 1751-1889

    200 items ; 17 containers plus 1 oversize ; 2.8 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    United States district attorney. Correspondence, letterbooks, daybooks, minutes, notebooks, accounts, invoices, financial records, broadside, and printed matter collected by Hugh T. Taggart relating to the survey, sale, and assessment of property in the District of Columbia, Georgetown (Washington, D.C.), and Maryland.

  6. Montgomery C. Meigs papers, 1799-1971

    11,000 items. 52 containers plus 10 oversize. 27 linear feet. 51 microfilm reels. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    Army officer, engineer, architect, and scientist. Correspondence, diaries and journals, notebooks, family papers, military papers, drawings and plans, scrapbooks, and other papers relating primarily to Meigs's work in the United States Army Corps of Engineers, his service as quartermaster general during the Civil War, and family matters.

  7. Manuscript Plays Collection, Library of Congress Copyright Office drama deposits, 1863-1973

    190 containers; 3,080 items; 203 linear feet . -- Rare Book & Special Collections Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    Selected typewritten or handwritten playss deposited in the United States Copyright Office that were subsequently transferred to the Rare Book and Special Collections Division due to their unique or noteworthy qualities. The collection is among the oldest of the extant plays, including examples of early items bound in leather and others that are handwritten. The collection also contains plays by...

  8. Alan M. and Sali Ann Kriegsman collection, 1933-1997

    37,400 items ; 192 containers ; 83 linear feet . -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    Alan M. "Mike" Kriegsman, chief dance critic of the Washington Post, was the first dance writer to be awarded a Pulitzer Prize for criticism. Sali Ann Kriegsman, a distinguished dance historian, directed the Dance Program at the National Endowment for the Arts and contributed to many initiatives advancing the dance field and preserving dance legacies in the United States. The Alan M. and Sali...

  9. Whelpley family papers, 1837-1929

    200 items ; 2 containers ; 1.1 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    Correspondence, photographs, genealogical material, printed matter, and other papers of the Whelpley family of Washington, D.C., documenting their family life and activities, notably the life and career of James Winne Whelpley and the life of Louisa Russell Whelpley.

  10. Washington Post Historical Collection, 1880-2015

    45,000 items ; 130 containers plus 8 oversize ; 55 linear feet ; 6,209 digital files (49.24 GB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    American daily newspaper published in Washington, D.C. A collection of clippings, photographs, editorials, research files, memoranda, correspondence, speeches, articles, reports, newsletters, scrapbooks, directories, video files, audio files, and newspapers documenting the broad history of the newspaper through the records and papers of multiple departments and staff members.