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GWU Publications (Internet Archive)

Official publications of George Washington University, Columbia College, Mount Vernon, and the other schools and programs that today constitute the University. 

GWU Student Publications (Internet Archive)

Publications of the students of George Washington University, along with the historical schools and colleges that have merged with it. 

Foggy Bottom Photographs (Flickr)

Images depicting the Foggy Bottom neighborhood of Washinton, D.C. Drawn from throughout Special Collections, these photographs depict the capital city's historic neighborhood bounded by 17th Street, Rock Creek Parkway, Constitution Avenue, and Pennsylvania Avenue.

Corcoran Images (Flickr)

Sample of images from the vast photographic materials in the archives of the Corcoran Gallery of Art and Corcoran College of Art + Design. For more information, please consult the preliminary guide to the Corcoran photographic archives

Corcoran Documents (Internet Archive)

Selected documents from the archives of the Corcoran Gallery of Art and Corcoran College of Art + Design. For more information, please consult the collection inventories for the Corcoran.

Winston Churchill Engagement Diaries (Internet Archive)

Daily activities and appointments of Winston Churchill during World War II, as recorded in his monthly engagement diaries (calendars), September 1939 through June 1945.

GWU Photographs, 1956 - 1962 (Flickr)

The following photographs are from the University Archives, and were taken from 1956 to 1962 when the GW football team were Sun Bowl champions and the price of a cup of coffee in Cleaves cafeteria was a mere eight cents.

TASS Window Posters (Flickr)

The Russian Telegraph Agency (Rosta) was the state news agency in the Soviet Union (1918-35). After the creation of Telegraph Agency of the Soviet Union (TASS) in 1925, it remained the news agency of Soviet Russia. "Rosta Windows" or Satirical Rosta Windows were stencil-replicated propaganda posters created by artists and poets within the Rosta system in 1919-21. 

International Brotherhood of Teamsters records, 1905-1952 (DSpace @ GW)

International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Chauffeurs, Warehousemen, and Helpers of America records, including correspondence files of the executive office from 1904-1952, with the majority the material originating in the 1940s. Included with the correspondence are reports, minutes, clippings, transcripts of government hearings and decisions, legal briefs, and copies of local union by-laws. The material details the union's initial struggles for existence and unity, its jurisdictional disputes, growth in membership and influence, changes in organizing and bargaining techniques and in the trucking and transportation industries, and the increasing strength and political involvement of the labor movement nationally.

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