Museum logo

Archive Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Call Number/Catalog Number VF 05
Title Subjects Vertical File collection
Collection Subjects Vertical File collection
Object Name Newspaper
Description The Subject 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 51.5 cubic ft. (103 containers)
Level of description Fonds
Finding Aids Finding aid in respository
System of arrangement AFRICAN-AMERICANS
AIRFIELDS/AIRPORTS-Box 1
Apartments
ARCHITECTS-Box 2
ARCHITECTURE-Box 2-3
ARTISTS-Box 3
ARTS-Box 3-4
ASSOCIATIONS AND ORGANIZATIONS-Box 5-10
Biographies
BRIDGES-Box 10-12
BUILDINGS-Box 13-21
BUSINESSES - Box 21-26
CEMETERIES, Box 27-28
Churches, see separate finding aid
CRIME
Education
EMBASSIES, Box 28-30
ETHNIC GROUPS, Box 30-31
FIRES, FIREMEN, AND FIREHOUSES, Box 31
FORTS, Box 32
GALLERIES AND MUSEUMS, Box 32-36
Health
HISTORIC HOUSES, Box 36-41
Historic Preservation
HISTORIC SITES: MONUMENTS, MEMORIALS AND STATUES, Box 41-45
HOSPITALS, Box 45-47
HOTELS/MOTELS, Box 48-50
HOUSING, Box 50-52
JAILS, Box 52
LIBRARIES, Box 53
LITERATURE, Box 53
MANNERS AND CUSTOMS, Box 54
MARYLAND, see separate finding aid
MILITARY, Box 54,55
Mosques, see separate finding aid
MUSIC & DANCE, Box 55,56
Neighborhoods, see separate finding aid
NEWSPAPERS, Box 56-58
PARKS, GARDENS, AND PLAYGROUNDS, Box 58-62
Places of Worship, see separate finding aid
Plazas, see separate finding aid
Politics
POPULATION, Box 63
Proctor, John Clagett, see separate finding aid (index)
PUBLIC HEALTH, Box 63-64
PUBLIC UTILITIES, Box 64
RECREATION, Box 64-66
Restaurants
SCHOOLS, Box 66-70
SCIENCE, Box 70
Societies
Statues
Streets & Circles, see separate finding aid
Synagogues, see separate finding aid
THEATER, Box 70-72
TOURISM, Box 73
TRANSPORTATION, Box 73-78
UNIONS, Box 79
UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT, Box 79
UNIVERSITIES, Box 79-80
VIRGINIA, see separate finding aid
WAR, Box 100
WASHINGTON, D.C. HISTORY, Box 81-89
WASHINGTON, D.C., POLITICS AND GOVERNMENT, Box 89-100
WATERWAYS, Box 101-103
WOMEN, Box 103
Zoo


Finding Aid Finding Aid