DC is home to fantastic collections of visual and other materials on DC life and culture. Here are a few examples.
GW’s Special Collections Research Center is located on the 7th floor of Gelman Library. Hours currently are: MTRF 10-5, Wed 10-8, Sat appt. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 202-994-7549. Contact: Leah Richardson, email@example.com, 202-994-3263.
Kip Lornell and Charles Stephenson Washington Go-Go Collection, GW Special Collections Research Centter (hours/info above). Oral interviews, concert tapes, flyers, zines, photographs, etc.
DC Punk & Indie Fanzine Collection, University of Maryland, Special Collections
Hornbake Library, College Park. Call for info: 301-405-9212.
The Historical Society of Washington DC housed in a beautiful Carnegie Library building, houses thousands of photographs, maps, books, magazines, and all manner of othermaterial related to the history of Washington DC for all time periods. Located at 801 K Street NW 20001. Phone (202) 249-3955. firstname.lastname@example.org.