Collection Number: 229 Inclusive Dates: 1933 - 2017 Extent: 132 Cubic Feet Description: Walter Washington served as the city’s first appointed, and later, elected mayor. The Walter E. Washington Papers document Washington's career as mayor-commissioner, and later mayor, of Washington D.C., as well as his personal life in the years before and after his political career. Included are mayor-commissioner files, mayoral files, Bennetta Washington files, correspondence, photographs, subject files, and artifacts.
Staff, DPAAC, "Washington, Walter E." (2016). Manuscript Division Finding Aids. 261.