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Vietnam War comedic form letter for returning soldiers signed by Jackie Ford

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: C0385

Content Warning: Racist undertones towards Vietnamese people and culture. Form letter with a comedic tone announcing the return of the undersigned soldier from deployment in Vietnam, created circa late 1960s. The letter, which was originally typewritten and then copied for multiple people to use, describes what the returning soldier in question will need and be used to once back home in the United States.

Dates: circa late 1960s

Vincent Callahan collection

Identifier: C0299

This is a collection of newspapers and articles collected by Vincent Callahan pertaining to his long career and political activities.

Dates: 1962-2008

Virginia Lampe papers

Identifier: C0158

This collection contains materials pertaining to Virginia Lampe's career as a community activist and advocate for mental health services. The materials include task-force reports and meeting minutes for the numerous mental health and regional planning boards on which she served, as well as correspondence with her husband Henry O. Lampe. The collection also contains her work as chairwoman on Congressman Joel T. Broyhill's campaign.

Dates: 1962-1980

Virginia Nelson playbills collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C0015

This collection contains playbills for performances at a variety of venues in the Washington D.C. metro area, including the National Theatre, Arena Stage, the New Gayety Theatre, the Warner Theatre, and the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, as well as multiple smaller, local theatres and companies, and others across the United States and internationally.

Dates: 1939-2007

Virginia Woolf letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: C0288

Letter from Viriginia Woolf to her brother-in-law Clive Bell, september 13, 1921.

Dates: September 13, 1921

Virginians for Dulles records

Identifier: C0025
Abstract This collection contains records of Virginians for Dulles (VFD), a northern Virginia-based citizens action group committed to diverting air traffic from Washington National Airport to Dulles International Airport. Most of the materials in the collection date from 1968-1984, during the active years of Virginians for Dulles and its later title, Greater Washington Citizens for Dulles (GWCD). Documents include minutes and meeting agenda; correspondence between Virginians for Dulles board...
Dates: 1947-1984

Virtual Library of Virginia records

Identifier: C0148

The collection contains documents and correspondence from the development and operations of the Virtual Library of Virginia (VIVA) consortium from its founding onward. Among the documents included are agendas, minutes, and supporting documents from Committee meetings, articles about VIVA, correspondence, contracts, listservs, meeting minutes, policies and procedures, proposals, publications, reports, and printouts of webpages.

Dates: 1994-2007

Visiting Nurse Association of Northern Virginia records

Identifier: C0054

This collection contains nearly fifty years of records of the Visiting Nurse Association of Northern Virginia. Materials include meeting minutes, financial statements, correspondence, reports, and memoranda.

Dates: 1938-1997

Volgenau School of Technology and Engineering records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: R0030

This collection contains reports, and promotional materials made by the Voleneau School of Engineering.

Dates: 1993-2012

Warner Cable Reston videotape collection

Identifier: C0139

The collection is comprised of programming generated by Warner Cable Communications regarding Reston, Virginia, and aired on the Warner Cable Community Access Channel. Some of these productions were made under contract with various groups, such as Reston Association, Reston Homeowners Association, and Reston Players.

Dates: 1971-1997

Western family travel photograph album

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: C0330

Family photograph album depicting a trip to the Midwestern and Western United States, 1923 - 1924.

Dates: 1923 - 1924

William Darke Briscoe Civil War diaries collection

Identifier: C0239
Abstract Approximately 22,500 words total, a detailed manuscript account, in diary form, of long periods of the first two years of the Civil War in Virginia, April 18- August 12, 1861, and April 10- September 8, 1862. The diaries contain eye-witness accounts of Civil War battles, social commentary on life during wartime, and detailed descriptions of travel in Virginia, including trips to Montpelier and Weyer's Cave. The first diary features a detailed double-page manuscript map of the first Battle...
Dates: 1861-1862, 2013

William Hugh McFarlane George Mason University history collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C0045

The collection consists of documents and original research done by Dr. McFarlane on the early history of George Mason University. The collection comprises correspondence, newsclippings, reports, meeting minutes, speeches, and audiotape interviews.

Dates: 1949-1977

William L. Mertz transportation collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C0050

The collection contains transportation related materials collected over a 45-year period. Types of materials include scholarly journal articles dealing with transportation topics, summaries of congressional acts relating to transportation, official reports and studies of transportation agencies, summaries of speeches given by transportation officials, and personal correspondence among transportation officials.

Dates: 1895-1995

William Lloyd Scott papers

Identifier: C0128

Contains records of Scott's career as a U.S. Congressman and Senator of Virginia from 1967-1979, including reports, bills, hearings, campaign materials, appointment books, voting records, correspondence, publications, photographs, video tapes, and congressional research materials.

Dates: 1967-1979

William Nicoson papers

Identifier: C0164

The William Nicoson papers contain material on Reston redevelopment, mostly promotional. The collection includes maps, charts, publications, slides, and newsclippings. The collection also includes information on federal housing agencies and documentation on new towns in the United States, France, Sweden, and the United Kingdom.

Dates: 1954-2007

Winslow Roper Hatch papers

Identifier: C0099

The Winslow Roper Hatch collection contains essays, letters, and publications on primary, secondary, and post-secondary education, several of which were written by Hatch. The collection also includes papers on parks and old roads.

Dates: circa 1958-1979

Women's Association records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: R0016

This collection contains board minutes, correspondence, publicity, budget reports, directories, newsletters, etc from the Women Association.

Dates: 1970-1981

Women's rights and liberation ephemera

Identifier: C0395

Four documents (two pamphlets and two handouts) focused on women's rights and liberation in the United States, created from 1921 - 1968.

Dates: 1921 - 1968

Women's Studies Research and Resource Center records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: R0090

One box that contain research papers, pamphlets, and invitations from the Women's Studies Research and Resource Center.

Dates: 1990-2010

Woodbine Home Demonstration Club records

Identifier: C0303

Minutes, photographs, scrapbooks, and realia from the Woodbine Home Demonstration Club, a homemakers' organization.

Dates: 1961-2008

Works Progress Administration oral histories collection

Identifier: C0153

Collection includes transcripts and recordings of oral interviews with persons who were associated with various Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects in the 1930s. These include the Federal Art Project, Federal Music Project, and Federal Writers Project.

Dates: 1961-1984

World War II Hawaii photograph album

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: C0496

Content warning: Sexist and offensive language. Photograph album made by a U.S. serviceman, most likely in the U.S. Army Air Force, that mostly shows locations in Oahu, Hawaii. The photographs date from 1942-1945, with the majority being taken between 1942 - 1943. The photos depict training at airfields on Oahu, including Wheeler Field and Bellows Field, as well as scenes of civilian life in Honolulu and Hilo, Hawaii, and San Francisco and San Diego, California.

Dates: 1942-1945

"Your Rights as Workers" American Federation of Labor pamphlet

Identifier: C0407

Pamphlet produced by the American Federation of Labor promoting unionization of workers, created 1940.

Dates: 1940

Ziegfeld Theatre performance programs

Identifier: C0391
Abstract Content warning: Two of these programs contain an image of blackface.Four Ziegfeld Theatre weekly performance programs, for the weeks of May 30, 1927, June 13, 1927, September 3, 1928, and September 17, 1928, respectively. The first two and latter two share a cover design, though the contents vary. All programs highlight the weekly shows to be held at the Ziegfeld Theatre, including the musical Rio Rita, a minstrel performance by Eddie Cantor, and the...
Dates: 1927 - 1928

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