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Violet Lowens DC Culture Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 090
This collection consists of memorabilia, programs, invitations, correspondence, clippings, and newsletters regarding the different cultural and artistic elements in Washington, DC. This includes theatre programs, musicals, concerts, exhibits, speeches, and dance programs. Files are arranged alphabetically by subject.

Dates

  • 1942-1983

Language of Materials

English

Extent

1 linear foot; 2 boxes

Biographical / Historical

The materials in this collection represent the research notes and articles compiled by Martha McNeil Hamilton as a reporter for the Washington Post regarding to the fight for DC Home Rule. Included in this collection are: reports, notes, clippings, government documents, hearing transcripts, correspondence, and election results.

Custodial History

Violet Lowens donated these materials to the DC Community Archives in October 1997.
Title
Violet Lowens
Subtitle
An inventory of Violet Lowens at DC Public Library
Author
Finding aid prepared by Ryan P. Semmes.
Date
2006-12
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the DC Public Library Special Collections Repository

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