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Finding Aids by Institution

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Finding Aids by Institution


This page will be updated as collections are added to the project.  Links to finding aids will be provided as they become available.

District of Columbia Archives

DC Archives Accession Register

Disinterment Records

Records of Councilman and Former Mayor Marion Barry, Jr. 

Councilman and Former Mayor Marion Barry Photograph Collection

Military Discharge Certificates and Service Records

Records of Coffins & Burial at Potter's Field

Walter E. Washington Photographs


DC Public Library

Arrington Dixon Papers

Charlene Drew Jarvis Papers

Dorothy Provine Free Black Research Collection

Go-Go Music/Chuck Brown Archives

Hilda Mason Board of Education Records

Hilda Mason City Council Records

Hilda Mason Statehood Party Records

Josephine Butler Papers

Lawrence Guyot, Jr. Papers

Margaret Cooper Papers

National Tots and Teens, Inc., DC Chapter Records

Paul Philips Cooke Papers


Moorland-Spingarn Research Center, Howard University

Arthur P. Davis Papers

Calvin Raullerson Papers

Cecille Hoover Edwards Papers

Doris McGinty Papers

Elias Blake Jr. Papers

Elsie Brown Smith Papers

Ethel James Williams Papers

George Murphy Jr. Papers

H. Minton Francis Papers

H. Naylor Fitzhugh Papers

House Congressional Committee on D.C.

James Madison Nabrit Papers

James Tinney Papers

Jeanne Spurlock Papers

John Lovell Papers

Mark Hanna Watkins Papers

Martha Putney Papers

Mary Burke Washington Papers

Nethula Journal Collection

Oscar Brown, Jr. Papers

Patricia Roberts Harris Papers

Sharon Pratt Kelly Papers

Sixth Pan African Congress Records

TransAfrica Records

Walter E. Washington Papers

Wilhemina Rolark Papers

William Bryant Papers

Youth Pride Collection


Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Bobby Tucker Collection

Duke Ellington Collection 1928-1988

Edward and Gaye Ellington Collection

Floyd Levin Jazz Reference Collection

Ruth Ellington Collection

Scurlock Studio Records, circa 1905-1994

WANN Radio Station Records


Historical Society of Washington, D.C.

Archaeological Survey of the Southwest Quadrant of D.C. Oral History

Capital Press Club Records

D.C. Blacks in the Arts Historic Preservation Oral History

D.C. Statehood Party Records

Madeline Lindsey Green Family Research Papers

Methodist Cemetery of Tenleytown Interment Information

Neighborhood Survey Project 1987-1989 Oral History

Paul Phillips Cooke Papers

Reverend Hampton Tecumseh Gaskins Papers

St. Elizabeths Burial Ledger

Sadgwar Family Papers

Westminister Neighborhood Association Records


Special Collections, George Washington University

Geneva Valentine Papers

Walter E. Fauntroy Papers

Joel S. Bacon Letters on the Arnold Case

Witness To A Possibility Records