Skip to main content
Please contact the Booth Family Center for Special Collections for assistance with accessing these materials.

Gonzaga College Collection

Identifier: GTM-000018

Scope and Contents

Ledgers and journals pertaining to Gonzaga College in Washington, DC The collection consists of student account books (1821-1827 (2), 1848-1856), day and cash book (1848-1856), a school diary (1850-1854), and a bound narrative on the history of the college (1904). Founded in 1821 as the Washington Seminary, the college was closed in 1827 and reopened in 1848 as Gonzaga College. The school operated under Georgetown College's charter until 1858.


  • 1821 - 1904
  • Majority of material found within 1821 - 1856


0.6 Cubic Feet (2 boxes )

Language of Materials


Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

Lauinger Library, 5th Floor
37th and O Streets, N.W.
Washington DC 20057