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Friendship Citizens Association Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 083
This collection consists of correspondence, programs, newsletters, meeting minutes, resolutions, and other materials related to the Friendship Citizens Association of Washington, DC. Of particular interest to the Association was the proposed construction of a new branch of the DC Public Library in the Tenley-Friendship neighborhood.

Dates

  • 1944-1963

Language of Materials

English

Extent

0.5 linear feet; 1 box

Biographical / Historical

This collection consists of correspondence, notes, pamphlets, newspaper clippings, legal records, and legislative materials regarding Mrs. Hanes work with Reading Is Fundamental and the problem with sewage and water pipe breaks in Washington, DC.

Custodial History

Richard A. Williams, a former member of the Friendship Citizens Association, donated these materials to the Washingtoniana Division in 1984.
Title
Friendship Citizens Association
Subtitle
An inventory of Friendship Citizens Association at DC Public Library
Author
Finding aid prepared by Ryan P. Semmes.
Date
2006-11
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the DC Public Library Special Collections Repository

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