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Associations, institutions, etc

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:

Abracadabra Club of Washington, DC Records

 Collection
Identifier: 062
Scope and Contents The records consist of meeting minutes, attendance records, financial records, correspondence, clippings, pamphlets, photographs and yearbooks, all related to the activities of the Abracadabra Club and its members. The collection also contains two gavels and a block used to call meetings to order. The records reflect the intellectual interests of the members of the Club and cover a wide variety of topics spanning over a century of time. The collection is divided into six (6) Series: I....

Adams Morgan Better Neighborhood Conference Records/Hollyday House Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 018
Scope and Contents Records of Hollyday House include its incorporation papers, by-laws, constitution, statement of purpose, a history, newsletters, correspondence, meeting minutes (1957-1960), financial information, studies reports, photographs, publicity, clippings, and membership lists. Topics covered by the records include a neighborhood conference, desegregation, urban renewal, the Hollyday House Chorus, Barney House, the Urban Peace Corps, Church of the Brethren, and fund raising.

Adams-Morgan Community Council Records

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

DC Federation of Civic Associations Records

 Collection
Identifier: 027
Scope and Contents The records include the Federation’s constitution, meeting minutes, and newsletters from many of its member civic associations. It also contains correspondence, reports, clippings, programs, invitations, flyers, legislative materials, handwritten notes, and other records, which document the activities of the Federation.

Friendship Citizens Association Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 083
Scope and Contents 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.

Monday Evening Club Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 107
Scope and Contents The collection includes yearbooks, club bulletins, invitations to club events, notices of club meetings, clippings, and a scrapbook containing correspondence, clippings, invitations and event programs.

Mt. Pleasant Neighbors Association/Historic Mt. Pleasant Records

 Collection
Identifier: 037
Scope and Contents Records from the Mount Pleasant Neighbors Association extend from August 5, 1959 to August 24, 1964. The collection contains, primarily, correspondence, testimonials, membership guidelines, and information about club activities and campaigns. Records for the non-profit, Historic Mount Pleasant, cover the years 1985 through 1996. Items in the collection include membership guidelines and information on the Mount Pleasant Revolving Loan Funds.

National Capital Area Chapter American Society for Public Administration Records

 Collection
Identifier: 013
Scope and Contents The collection includes budgets, financial statements, membership information, newsletters, handbooks, conference materials, annual reports, and meeting minutes from the Society’s office files and past officers of the Society. The collection is divided into series by the origin of the materials as follows: Presidential papers, offices files, and treasurer’s records.

Neighbors, Inc. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 110
Overview The Neighbors, Inc. was founded in 1958 to promote integration in the Upper Northwest Washington, DC neighborhoods of Brightwood, Shepherd Park, and Takoma. Later, it expanded such efforts to all neighborhoods in Ward 4. Among the documents are administrative files, Advisory Neighborhood Commission files, Board of Directors files, budget and finance files, clippings, correspondence, membership meeting files, newsletters, pamphlets, real estate files, and information pertaining to events such as...

Northeasterners Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 021
Scope and Contents The papers consist of correspondence, by-laws of the organization, meeting minutes, financial reports, a short history, member information, and photographs.

Political Study Club Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 095
Scope and Contents This collection consists of yearbooks, annual breakfast programs and clippings.

Queen’s Chapel Civic Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: 105
Scope and Contents The collection consists of meeting minutes, administrative materials, community newsletters and announcements, correspondence, and legal documents. The collection is divided into three series: Organizational Information, Community Issues, and Civic Organizations.

Self-Determination for D.C. (SDDC) Records

 Collection
Identifier: 003
Scope and Contents The collection consists of office files documenting the Coalition's activities in support of home rule and voting rights for D.C. In particular, it includes testimony, legislation, lobbying packets, correspondence, and media lists regarding its lobbying efforts in support of Congressional legislation passed in 1973 granting D.C. home rule (D.C. Self-Government and Reorganization Act). The records also contain materials compiled by the Coalition regarding supportive, related, and opposing...

Statehood Commission Records

 Collection
Identifier: 048
Scope and Contents Materials in this collection consist of records of the D.C. Statehood/Compact Commission ("Commission") from 1978 through 1994 that document its activities to promote and educate the public on statehood as well as research on methods for achieving statehood in the District. The records include correspondence, reports, clippings, press releases, financial materials, meeting minutes, legislative testimony and bills, Commission publications, pamphlets, brochures, articles, speeches, memorabilia,...

Washington Academy of Sciences Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 085
Scope and Contents This collection consists of by-laws, directories, journals, clippings, rules, and programs from the Washington Academy of Sciences. The files are arranged in alphabetical order.

Washington Women’s Arts Center Records

 Collection
Identifier: 004
Scope and Contents Contains general administrative files that include correspondence, Board meeting minutes, annuals reports, contracts, insurance policies, and grant files. A substantial amount of financial documentation such as Center budgets, receipts, ledgers, financial statements, deposit sheets, and cash books. Also contains records which document the Center's history and membership such as guest books, membership directories, and documentation of the Women's Conference in the Visual Arts of 1972. ...

Women’s City Club of Washington, DC Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 049
Scope and Contents Records from the Women’s City Club of Washington, DC extend from 1924 through 1983. The collection contains by-laws, annual reports, monthly bulletins, programs, and yearbooks. Significant items in the collection are the twentieth anniversary yearbook and bulletin containing highlights, reminiscences, and the history of the club from 1919 through 1939.

Women's City Club Records

 Collection
Identifier: 032
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of minutes of Club meetings from 1919 through 1972. Also included are scrapbooks, photographs, clippings, and administrative records which document the Club's founding and activities. The records are arranged into 4 series: meeting minutes, administrative materials, photographs, and scrapbooks.

Young Women's Christian Association Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 104
Scope and Contents The collection consists of clippings, pamphlets, promotional materials, and organizational information. The materials are divided into two series: Clippings and Pamphlets & Publications.