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Call Number/Catalog Number VF 06
Title Places of Worship Vertical File collection
Collection Places of Worship Vertical File collection
Object Name Newspaper
Description The Places of Worship 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 relating to churches, mosques, and synagogues. 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.

Subjects Churches Washington (D.C.)
Synagogues--Washington Metropolitan Area
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 3.5 cubic ft. (7 containers)
Level of description Fonds
Finding Aids Finding aid in respository
System of arrangement Folders are arranged by subject.
Churches, Box 1-6
Churches, general
A.M.E. churches
Baptist Churches
Brethren [missing 2016]
Catholic churches, general
Chinese Community Church
Christian, National City Church
Christian Science (Third Church of Christ, Scientist)
Church of the Savior
Congregational, Christian
Council of Churches
Disciples of Christ [missing 2016]
Episcopal churches, general
French Protestant
Gospel Mission
Lutheran, general
Methodist, general
Orthodox, Greek
Orthodox, Russian
Presbyterian, general
Seventh Day Adventists
Society of Friends (Quakers)
Southwest Washington churches
United House of Prayer
Mosques, Box 7
Synagogues, Box 7
Synagogues, general, and D.C. Jewish History
Adas Israel Synagogue
B'nai B'rith
Sixth and I Historic Synagogue
Talmud Torah and Ohev Sholom Talmud Torah
Washington Hebrew Congregation
Finding Aid Finding Aid