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Alexandria (Va.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Alexandria City Council Meeting Records (MS213)

Identifier: MS213
Content Description Ordinances, resolutions, correspondence, and reports of the Alexandria City Council. These records cover two types of meetings, "special," which met on an as needed basis to discuss specific issues; and "regular", which met every two to three weeks. Included are Report of Charter Change Review Committee and Annual Report 1969-70, City of Alexandria. The most common topics are zoning and building. Transportation is another popular issue.

Alexandria Library Barrett Branch Reopening and Dedication Photo Collection (MS334)

Identifier: MS334
Scope and Contents This collection consists of nearly 500 color prints that provide a photo documentation of the remodeling and reopening of the Kate Waller Barrett Branch of the Alexandria Library on 717 Queen Street, in Alexandria, Virginia, circa 1994-1995.

Alexandria, Virginia City Records (MS019)

Identifier: MS019
Content Description The collection contains reports, correspondence, account books, minutes, warrants, court orders, vouchers, bills to be paid and to be collected, some printed matter, stocks and bonds, petitions, election returns, and poll books, ranging in date from 1750 to 1983, predominately 1825-1875. Topics include both the city auditor and the city treasurer records of receipts and expenditures for many city functions--the poor house, the police, employee pay records, etc.--, election results, the issuance...

Gardner Collection (MS348)

Identifier: MS348
Content Description The collection contains photos of Eulalie Gardner, her circle of friends, family, and students. The photos date from the 1920’s through he 1930’s, with photos of vacationing in Harpers Ferry and the Easter Egg Roll at the White House. A number of historic buildings are featured (the Washington Monument, The Jefferson Memorial, Mt. Vernon estate, the George Washington Masonic National Memorial) as well as shots of the D.C. and Alexandria area.

Loeb Photography Collection (MS363)

Identifier: MS363
Content Description The collection contains photographs and negatives predominantly of historic Alexandria buildings and civic life from the 1910’s to the 1940’s. A small number of prints are from the late 19th century. The collection is made up of black and white prints and acetate negatives, with a small number of glass plate negatives and glass lantern slides. The collection has been split into two series.

Photos of the Barrett Branch Remodeling and Reopening, 1994-1995

 File — Box 1
Scope and Contents Box contains 482 color photographs of the remodeling, construction, and re-opening of the Barrett Branch, Alexandria Library at 717 Queen Street in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia, in 1994-1995. The box also contains one program from the dedication and reopening ceremony that occured September 10, 1995.

Potomac Yard Stadium Records (MS283)

Identifier: MS283
Scope and Contents This collection consists of economic and traffic reports and how the stadium would benefit the community by pro-stadium analyst groups. There are also reports presented to the Finance and Appropriations Committee of the Virginia Assembly. One folder consists of materials created by the Citizens Against the Stadium group. Other opposition studies and opinions include those from the National Airport and United Airlines who opposed the stadium location under existing flightpaths, one by...