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Adams-Morgan Community Council Records

 Collection
Identifier: 011
The records consist of correspondence, minutes, announcements, budgets and clippings and cover such topics as housing, racial discrimination, and community organizations.

Dates

  • 1946-1967

Language of Materials

English

Extent

0.25 linear feet; 1 box

Biographical / Historical

The papers which cover Mrs. Ziegler’s career as an educator of the mentally retarded at the District Training School in Laurel, Maryland which later became Forest Haven School. Papers covering Mrs. Zeigler include photographs of activities and events at the school, publications regarding the training of the mentally retarded, press releases, programs, a newsletter, correspondence, awards, published books, and certificates. Also of particular importance are seven scrapbooks of clippings, photographs, programs, invitations, letters, and other memorabilia prepared by Ms. Zeigler on the District Training School, which covers the years 1924 through the 1960s.
Title
Adams-Morgan Community Council
Subtitle
An inventory of Adams-Morgan Community Council at DC Public Library
Author
Finding aid prepared by DC Public Library.
Date
2001-02
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the DC Public Library Special Collections Repository

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