The center houses a research collection of maps, illustrative prints, newspapers and ephemera relating to Washington, D.C., history, as well as a non-circulating library.
The center is open to walk-in visitors on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 1 to 4 p.m. and by appointment. To schedule an appointment, please email Curator Jackie Streker at washingtoniana[email protected] with a completed research access form (PDF).
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Arthur D. Jenkins Library
Cotsen Textile Traces Study Center
Avenir Foundation Conservation and Collections Resource Center
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Closed on university holidays
701 21st St. NW
Washington, DC 20052
Phone: +1 202-994-5200
Foggy Bottom-GWU Metro
(Blue, Orange and Silver lines)
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