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150th Anniversary: Delegate Cards

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Identifier: GTA-000141
Scope and Contents Contains index cards for delegates to Georgetown's 150th (Sesquicentennial) Anniversary celebrations. There are two runs of cards arranged alphabetically, one by name of institution, the other by name of delegate.

175th Anniversary: Printed Matter

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Identifier: GTA-000492
Scope and Contents Programs, tickets, flyers, and other material relating to 175th Anniversary celebrations. Includes programs from: honorary degree ceremony for Emperor of Ethiopia Haile Selassie; Founders' Day 1964, with honorary degree citations for Franklin Clark Fry, Francis J. Heyden, S.J., and Robert M. Hutchins, Hugh H. Hussey, Barbara Ward, and Hyman G. Rickover; and presidential inauguration of Gerard Campbell, S.J.

175th Anniversary: School of Nursing Program (March 20, 1964)

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Identifier: GTA-000465-DS
Scope and Contents Includes: invitation; overview and sketch of historical development of School; program; "Excellence in Nursing: Papers Presented at the School of Nursing Program for the 175th Anniversary Observance (by Lawrence C. McHugh, S,J., Carl A. Hangartner, S.J., Lulu Wolf Hassenplug, and Margaret Dolan); and related correspondence. Also material relating to the broader 175th Anniversary celebration, including: program from Faculty Dinner, September 28, 1963; program from Convocation to Commemorate...

1954 ROTC Quartermaster Summer Camp, Fort Lee, Virginia - Photograph Album

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Identifier: GTA-000023-DS
Scope and Contents Label inside front cover reads: “Presented to Dr. [James S.] Ruby in July, 1963 by James Brady 1929.” Title page reads: “This pictorial compendium depicts primarily the officers and men of the Second Battalion of the 1954 Quartermaster ROTC Summer Camp. It also includes such distinguished visitors as the Deputy Commander 2nd Army, the Commanding General, Quartermaster Training Command, and Chancellors from various universities and colleges throughout the United States.” Also includes...

1988 Olympic Basketball Clippings

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Identifier: GTA-000543
Scope and Contents Coverage of both trials and Olympic matches. Includes references to Coach John Thompson, II, Charles Smith, and Alonzo Mourning.

19th century British poetry manuscripts collection

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Identifier: GTM-150616
Content Description Collection of manuscript poems by 56 minor British poets. Includes prose and 3 photographs. Poets include: Alfred Austin, Mary Elizabeth Braden, "Alfred Crowquill," Francis Jeffrey, J. Sheridan Knowles, Lord John Russell, Charles Augustus Sala, and Martin F. Tupper.

David M. Abshire papers

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Identifier: GTM-830701

Garret G. Ackerson, Jr. papers

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Identifier: GTM-GAMMS162
Collection-level Scope and Content Note The Garret G. Ackerson, Jr. Papers primarily consist of personal correspondence and are arranged in 148 folders and contained in 3 boxes. A majority of the collection consists of correspondence between Garret G. Ackerson, Jr. and his family, including his parents, Garret G. Ackerson, Sr. and Anna Ackerson, his wife Rhodita Edwards Ackerson, and his children. Of special interest are Ackerson's memoranda written during the outbreak of World War II when he was in almost daily contact with high...

Acquisition of the Millionth Volume by the Main Campus Libraries Celebration

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Identifier: GTA-000607
Scope and Contents Includes event program, invitation, text of address by President Timothy S. Healy, S.J., commemorative bookplate ("A Gift to the Georgetown University Library on the occasion of the acquisition of its 1,000,000th volume 1983. Presented by"), and material re arrangements.

Acta Universitas Georgiopolitanae [Acts of Georgetown University]. A Die 28 Julii Anni 1825

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Identifier: GTA-000580
Scope and Contents Includes text of 1815 Federal charter, 1844 corporate charter, decree of the Sacred Congregation for the Propagation of the Faith re awarding Doctorates in Scared Theology (S.T.D.s), 1833. Also listing of honorary degrees awarded from John Tuomy in 1821 to Thomas Watson in 1951. Includes honorary degree citations (including for James Brown Scott and W. Coleman Nevils, S.J., October 27, 1928, J. Edgar Hoover, June 6, 1939, and Prince Abdul Ilan, the Regent of Iraq, May 31, 1945 -- with...

John P. Adams papers

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Identifier: GTM-140116
Scope and content note This collection consists of the letters and legal documents of John Popkin Adams (1812-1856), his wife, and daughters. The material relates to Adams' work as U.S. consul at La Guaira, Venezuela, his efforts to establish an inter-oceanic railroad on the ithsmus of Panama, land speculation in the U.S., and his pursuit of monetary claims against Venezuela, Colombia, and Ecuador related to privateering during the Spanish American wars of independence. Letters are arranged chronologically from...

Lester Adams papers

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Identifier: GTM -920101
Collection-level scope and contents note The Lester Adams Papers primarily consist of the official papers and ephemera of Captain Lester Adams, who was part of the U.S. Medical Corps during World War I stationed in the Panama Canal Zone. The papers are arranged in 19 folders and housed in 1 box.The Lester Adams Papers cover Adams' brief service in the Medical Reserve Corps, mainly consisting of military orders, ephemera, and a few photographs. Among Adams' official correspondence are a telegram from Surgeon General William...

Adelman, Maurice Ephemera Collection

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Identifier: GRB-000005
Collection-level scope and contents note A collection of personal letters, booklets, ephemera et cet. of Maurice Adelman (1932-1999). Includes pamphlets, magazines, photographs, autographed literature and miscellaneous materia. The collection contains a large number of informational booklets related to the histories of Catholic churches throughout the United States and Europe (from the 1950s to the 1990s). Also of note is the ephemera of Dr. James B. Donovan, former President of the Pratt Institute and foreign negotiator for the...

Maurice Adelman, Jr. papers

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Identifier: GTM -940101
Collection level scope note The Maurice Adelman, Jr. Papers consist of correspondence, pamphlets, and clippings by and about John Cardinal Wright. The collection comprises 1 linear foot of material and is arranged in 64 folders in 2 boxes. The collection holds about 150 personal letters from John Cardinal Wright to Maurice Adelman, along with correspondence between Adelman and some of Wright's friends concerning such issues as Wright's will and literary rights, the future writing of Wright's biography, as well as many...

Advertisements/Articles about Georgetown College in 1820s and 1830s Washington, D.C. Newspapers

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Identifier: GTA-000826
Scope and Contents [National Journal?] fragment, ca. 1825.

National Journal, October 26, 1826.

Columbian Gazette, July 14, 1831 (article re "Celebration of American Independence at Georgetown College" by the Philodemic Society. Mention is made of a silver medal being struck "as the badge of their Society.")

Metropolitan: A Miscellany of Literature, Science, and Music, December 5, 1832 (article, with sketch of campus).

Daily National Intelligencer, April 27, 1838.

Africa: The Emerging Patterns Symposium

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Identifier: GTA-000207
Scope and Contents Contains material re arrangements for Africa symposium held in the Hall of Nations, March 24, 1959. Symposium was sponsored by The International Relations Enquiry of Georgetown University and Editors of Holiday. Much of the correspondence present is with Graduate School Dean John M. Daley, S.J.

Alfaro Family papers

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Identifier: GTM-GAMMS121
Collection-level scope and content note The Alfaro Family Papers consist of three series as follows: 1. Alfaro Family Series (Box 1, 31 folders): Consists of correspondence received/sent/about various family members, as well as autograph/printed ephemera relating to them. Notable items in this series include material pertaining to Amelia Lyons de Alfaro, consisting of correspondence to friend Jeannette T. Blum; an accounts book 1905-1973; and a record of lists of books read, acquaintances, places visited (1899 to 1960's);...

Algren, Nelson, collection

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Identifier: GTM-160405
Scope and Contents Note The Nelson Algren collection consists of some correspondence and two manuscripts of noted American writer Nelson Algren (1909-1981). Included is correspondence about Algren's books "The Man with the Golden Arm" and "Somebody in Boots." The primary correspondent is Ken McCormick, an editor with Doubleday and Company, Inc. Two typed manuscripts by Algren are also preserved in this collection: "The Door to Dingdong Daddyland" and "The Door to Pingpong Playboyland." A number of books that were...

Rudolf Allers collection

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Identifier: GTM-GAMMS126
Collection-level Scope and Content Note The Rudolf Allers papers consist of 51 copies of 25 pamphlets by Allers on psychiatry and philosophy arranged in 25 folders in two boxes.

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