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Call Number/Catalog Number MS 0892
Title Columbia Historical Society oral history project collection
Collection Columbia Historical Society Oral History Project collection
Object Name Oral History
Description Cassettes, transcripts and releases from oral histories conducted in the 1980s on behalf of the Columbia Historical Society, the predecessor organization to the Historical Society of Washington, D.C.
Subjects Washington (D.C.) History 20th century.
Washington (D.C.)--Area.
Washington (D.C.)--Social life and customs.
Women -- Washington (D.C.)
World War, 1939-1945 Washington (D.C.)
Civil War
Depressions -- 1929 -- Washington (D.C.) -- Personal narratives.
African Americans -- Washington D.C. -- History
World War, 1914-1918.
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962.
African American families -- Washington (D.C.)
African American soldiers.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American.
Music Washington (D.C.)
Education--Washington (D.C.)
Women -- Education -- Washington (D.C.) -- 19th century.
Women in the professions Washington (D.C.) Societies and clubs History.
Women -- Education -- Washington (D.C.) -- 19th century.
World War, 1914-1918
Soldiers Washington (D.C.) Registers.
Spanish Influenza
1918 Flu Pandemic
Segregation -- Washington (D.C.)
Search Terms Peabody School
St. Cecilia's Academy
Eastern High School
Hilton School
Wallach School
Street Car Line
National Theatre
Peoples Drug Store
Lincoln Telephones
Wilson Normal School
Knickerbocker Theatre
Eastern Market
Marshall Hall, MD
Mount Vernon
McFalton Baptist Church
Georgetown Foreign Service School
Roger Smith Hotel
Clark Airforce Base
Hartford Circus Fire
Takoma Park
McLean, Virginia
Woodward and Lothrop
99th Squadron
Tuskeegee Club Omega Fraternity
Metropolitan Baptist Church
Howard University
Berean Baptist Church
Afro-American Newspaper, office
Pittsburg Courier Newspaper
Negro Air Force
Tuskeegee Airmen
Glen Echo, MD
Capital Transit Company
George Washington University
American Association of University Women
Developing New Horizons for Women
Merrill Lynch, brokerage office
Shallow Baptist Church
Stevens School
Sumner School
Briggs Public School
Phelps School
White House, Temporary
Heurich House
Bellevue Farm
Western Market
Admin/Biographical History Oral history initiative of the Columbia Historical Society, conducted in the 1980s. The Columbia Historical Society (founded 1894) became the Historical Society of Washington, D.C. in 1989.
People Allan, Virginia
Bane, Sally
Bell, Andrew
Bernard, Jessie
Bigelow, J.G.
Bunch, Ralph
Bunting, Mary
Bunting, Mary
Buthoon, Mary Macrow
Callahan, Adelina Pena, 1935-
Carroll, Thomas H.
Chalk, O. Roy
Cole, Alice
Conable, Charlotte
Cosgrave, Marion
Crutchfield, calvin
Crutchfield, kellis
Crutchfield, Minnie L.
Davis, Benjamin O.
Davis, Margaret
Dent, Carol Johnson
Eller, Robert
Elliot, Betty
Elliot, Lloyd Hartman
Falkas, Chris
Fisher, Perry Gerard
Flores, Daniel, 1942-
Foote, Jack
Fowler, Family
Fox, James Harold
Garfinckel, Family
Gill, Howard
Goldman, Aaron, 1913-2000.
Hamilton, Julia
Harmon, Lindsay
Harris, Bill, 1925-1988.
Henderson, Roulan
Heurich, Amelia, 1867-1956
Heurich, Anita
Heurich, Christian, 1842-1945
Heurich, Christian, Jr., 1902-1979
Heurich, Consuelo
Heurich, Karla
Hitchcock, Arthur
Hubbard, Harriet B., 1914-
Hughes, Adele
Hunt, Thelma
Hurst, John
Jackson, John, 1924-2002.
Jacobsen, Charles, 1907-
James, Chapee
Johnson, Hayden C. (Hayden Crutchfield), 1908-1990
Johnson, John Hayden
Johnson, Maurice
Johnson, Robert
Jones, Elmer
Jones, Richard, Sr. (Dick), 1936-2016.
Kenestrick, Mary Tarbell, 1906-1993
Kenestrick, Millard
King, B.B.
Lawrence, Sarah
Lee, Cora
Maechtle, Velma
Magruder, Eugene
Mains, Elise Mae
Martin, Betty
McCarron, Catherine Honora, 1919-
McDuff, Frederick, 1931-2011.
McKay, Olive
McKenzie, Gladys
Merrill, Edward
Murray, Paul
Neslage, Oliver, -2008.
Nevius, John Avon, 1920-1993.
O'Conner, Sandra
Osborn, Jim
Osborn, Ruth Helm
Parks, Lillian Rogers, 1897-1997.
Parks, Norma
Reed, Walter
Ricker, Davis
Rodgers, Charlie
Rodgers, Emmett
Ross, Kate
Ross, Will
Schulter, John J., 1910-1989.
Shapiro, Alexander
Smith, Abbie
Solomon, Henry
Stockett, Almadine
Tarbell, George
Tarbell, Mary
Uhl, Augusta
Ullman, Thelma
Veerhoff, Margaret Ronie
West, Charles
Wilkie, Wendell L. (Wendell Lewis), 1892-1944
Williams, Maggie
Wilson, John
Woodson, Granville
Young, Alberta Victoria
Zarpas, Mary Stefanakis, 1924-
Interviewer Louise P. Miur
Interview date 1986-02-28
Level of description Fonds
Relation Show Related Records...
System of arrangement Series I: Transcripts, arranged roughly chronologically
Series II: Cassettes
Child Records OHT 1986.M32
OHT 1985.K46
OHT 1985.J63
OHT 1985.D38
OHT 1985.L66
OHT 1985.W
OHT 1985.J32
OHT 1985.O827
OHT 1985.P37
OHT 1985.Y68
OHT 1986.C34
OHT 1986.F569
OHT 1986.F66
OHT 1986.H37
OHT 1986.H82
OHT 1986.J326
OHT 1986.N47
OHT 1986.N48
OHT 1986.S38
OHT 1986.V43
OHT 1986.Z37
OHT 1987.G64
OHT 1985.H32C3
OHT 1987.H32H4