The manuscript and archival collections are arranged alphabetically. The extent of each collection varies widely. Please contact us for more information on individual collections.

Manuscript collections are:

  • Stanley J. Hallett Papers, 1957-1980, 12 linear feet
  • Morton Hoppenfeld Papers, 1952-1985, 2.5 linear feet
  • Phyllis and Myer Kuritzky Papers, 1934-1996, 2.25 linear feet
  • James W. Rouse Papers, 1914-1996, 175 linear feet
  • Willard G. Rouse Papers, 1954-1977, 17.25 linear feet
  • Rouse Family Papers, 1965-1999, < .25 linear feet

Archival collections are:

  • Alternate Financing Study Committee
  • Association of Community Services
  • Bryant Woods Montessori Children’s Center
  • CATV/CTVC
  • Cindy La Rue Co – Recreational Softball League
  • Columbia Archives
  • Columbia Association
  • Columbia Bank and Trust
  • Columbia Birthday Celebration
  • Columbia Combined Board
  • Columbia Commission
  • Columbia Commuter Bus Corporation
  • Columbia Concert Band
  • Columbia Conference on Governance
  • Columbia Cooperative Ministry
  • Columbia Dance Theatre and Multimedia Theatre
  • Columbia Festival of the Arts
  • Columbia Forum
  • Columbia Foundation
  • Columbia Gardeners (Finding Aid Available)
  • Columbia Interfaith Housing Corporation (now, Columbia Housing Corporation)
  • Columbia Medical Plan / Columbia Hospital & Clinics Foundation
  • Columbia Religious Facilities Corporation
  • Columbia Task Force on Neighborhood and Village Planning
  • Early Childhood Education Board
  • Enterprise Group
  • Family Life Center
  • Faulkner Station Community Association
  • General Growth Properties – Howard Hughes Corporation
  • Howard Community Access Center
  • Howard County Arts Council
  • Howard County Association for Retarded Citizens
  • Howard County Commission on the Arts
  • Howard County Community Cemeteries
  • Howard County Memorial Foundation
  • Howard County Peace Action Community
  • Howard Research and Development Corporation
  • Mediation and Conflict Resolution Center
  • Middle Patuxent Valley Association
  • Miscellaneous Organizations (covers more than 300 organizations)
  • Roles Study Committee
  • Soccer Association of Columbia
  • Survival of Black and White in the Next America
  • The Rouse Company
  • Theatre Upstairs
  • Urban Life Center
  • Village Community Associations
    • Dorsey’s Search Community Association
    • Harper’s Choice Community Association
    • Hickory Ridge Community Association
    • Kings Contrivance Community Association
    • Long Reach Community Association
    • Oakland Mills Community Association
    • Owen Brown Community Association
    • River Hill Community Association
    • Town Center Community Association
    • Wilde Lake Community Association
  • Visual Arts Center, Columbia Cultural Institute
  • Women’s Center