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Call Number/Catalog Number VF 03
Title Neighborhoods Vertical File collection
Collection Neighborhoods Vertical File collection
Object Name Newspaper
Description The Neighborhoods Vertical File collection is an artificial collection of newspaper and magazine clippings that have been individually donated to the Society, collected by staff, or found in collection; they are arranged by subject. Please note, the collection is not exhaustive and is added to only on a sporadic basis; the Society does not actively collect for this collection. Individual manuscript collections may also contain clippings on many of the same topics, as well as those not included in this artificial collection.

Date 1894-2014
Archival History This collection was created through thousands of individual donations and through staff efforts. Most items are not traceable to a specific accession.

Dates of Accumulation 1894 - 2014
Dates of Creation 1894-2014
Early date 1894
Late date 2014
Extent 7.5 linear ft. (15 containers)
Level of description Fonds
Finding Aids Finding aid in respository
System of arrangement Materials are arranged in folders by subject.
Box 1
Neighborhoods, general
Adams Morgan
American University Park
Anacostia, general
Box 2
Analostan Island (Theodore Roosevelt Island)
Belle Haven
Bellview
Benning Heights
Bloomingdale
Bradbury Heights
Brentwood
Brightwood
Brookland
Burleith
Burrville
Buzzards Point
Box 3
Capitol Hill
Cardozo
Carrollsburg [missing 2016]
Chatsworth
Chevy Chase, D.C.
Chinatown
Cleveland Park
Colonial Village
Columbia Heights
Box 4
Congress Heights
Crestwood
Deanwood
Downtown
Dupont Circle
Box 5
Dupont Circle underpass
Dupont Circle, circle only
Eckington
Edgewood
First Ward
Foggy Bottom
Forest Glen
Forest Hills
Fort Dupont
Fort Lincoln
Fort Washington
Box 6
Foxhall Village
Friendship Heights
Gallery Place, see Chinatown
Georgetown, general
Box 7
Georgetown, general, cont.
Georgetown, business
Georgetown waterfront
Georgetown, Mary Mitchell articles, and Newman McGirr articles
Glen Echo
Glover Park
Hamburg (Funktown)
Highland, S.E.
Hillandale
Hillcrest
Hillsdale (near Anacostia)
Ivy City
Kalorama
Box 8
Kalorama, cont.
Kalorama Triangle
Kenilworth
Kingman Park, NE [missing 2016]
Langston
Lafayette Square, also see Streets, Squares, Circles, etc.
LeDroit Park
Lincoln Park
Logan Circle
Manor Park
Marshall Heights
Massachusetts Avenue Heights
Box 9
McLean Gardens
Meridian Hill
Metropolis View, see Stronghold
Michigan Park
Mount Pleasant
Mount Pleasant
Mount Pleasant disturbances, May 1991
Mount Vernon Triangle/Square
Northeast Washington, general
Northeast Washington, New York and Rhode Island Avenue industrial area
Box 10
Northwest Washington, general
Observatory Circle [missing 2016]
Palisades
Parkside
Park View, see Petworth
Penn Branch (SE)
Penn Quarter (NW)
Petworth
Piney Branch
Randle Highlands
River Terrace
Rock Creek East
Rosedale
Shaw
Shepherd Park
Southeast Washington, general
Box 11
Southeast Washington, general, cont.
Southeast, Navy Yard, see also MILITARY
Southeast, Capitol Riverfront, Nationals Park
Box 12
Southwest Washington
Box 13
Southwest Washington, cont.
Box 14
Southwest Washington, cont.
Spring Valley
Stanton Park
Striver's Row
Stronghold
Sursam Corda
Swampoodle
Takoma Park
Temple Heights
Tenleytown, Fort Reno, see also Festivals - Fort Reno Summer Concert Series
Box 15
Terrace Heights
Thomas Circle
Trinidad
Truxton Circle
Vinegar Hill
Wesley Heights
West End
Westminster
Woodridge
Woodley Park
Finding Aid Finding Aid