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    Carter Godwin Woodson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Papers of prominent African Americans, correspondence, writings, research files, business records, and other papers relating to Woodson's leadership of the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History (ASNLH) and to scholarship and publishing in the field of African and African-American history. Part I, 1803-1936 (bulk 1830-1927), was assembled by Woodson who collected and preserved primary sources on African American history as executive ...

    • Contributor: Woodson, Carter Godwin - Clark, John T. - McKinlay, Whitefield - Tanner, Benj. T. (benjamin Tucker)
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    Frederick Douglass Memorial and Historical Association records, 1900-1990

    Association dedicated to preserving Douglass's home and to disseminating knowledge of African-American history. Correspondence, minutes of meetings, reports, and other records relating to the preservation of the Frederick Douglass Memorial Home, Cedar Hill, and to African-American history. Also includes official files and personal papers of past president Mary E. C. Gregory.

    • Contributor: Frederick Douglass Memorial and Historical Association
    • Date: 1900
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    Frederick Douglass Memorial and Historical Association records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, minutes of meetings, reports, and other records relating primarily to the preservation of the Frederick Douglass Memorial Home and to African American history. Includes materials documenting relations between the association and other African American organizations, especially the Frederick Douglass Housing Corporation. Also includes official files and personal papers of past president, Mary E.C. Gregory.

    • Contributor: Frederick Douglass Memorial and Historical Association
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    Frances Carpenter collection relating to Frank G. Carpenter, 1875-1960

    Author, geographer, and journalist. Primarily scrapbooks relating to Frank G. Carpenter's book, Carp's Washington, arranged and edited by his daughter, Frances Carpenter, including reviews of the book, proposed illustrations, newspaper articles and columns by Frank G. Carpenter, clippings, and correspondence.

    • Contributor: Carpenter, Frank G. (frank George) - Carpenter, Frank G.
    • Date: 1875
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    Carter Godwin Woodson papers, 1736-1974

    Historian, author, and collector. Papers of prominent African Americans, research files, business records, writings, correspondence, and other material relating to Woodson's leadership of the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History and to scholarship and publishing in the field of African and African-American history.

    • Contributor: Woodson, Carter Godwin
    • Date: 1736
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    Sayles Jenks Bowen papers, 1836-1882

    Public official and mayor of Washington, D.C. Family and general correspondence and business and legal papers, chiefly 1876-1882. Topics include the elections of 1876 and 1880, the presidential administration of Rutherford Birchard Hayes, and political support for James Gillespie Blaine, James A. Garfield, and Chester A. Arthur.

    • Contributor: Bowen, Sayles Jenks
    • Date: 1836
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    Frances Carpenter collection relating to Frank G. Carpenter, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Primarily scrapbooks relating to Carpenter's book, Carp's Washington, arranged and edited by his daughter, Frances Carpenter, and published in 1960. Materials include newspaper articles and columns by Carpenter, reviews of Carp's Washington, and proposed illustrations for the book. Additional scrapbooks document his lecture tours, work in Washington, D.C., and death in China. Also includes an autograph collection of letters from people with whom Frank ...

    • Contributor: Carpenter, Frank G.