WALTER E. WASHINGTON
- Housing Pioneer Walter Washington Dies. // Journal of Housing & Community Development;Jan/Feb2004, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p9
Reports on the death of Walter Washington, housing pioneer and first elected mayor of Washington, D.C., on October 27, 2003. Most notable contributions to society in general and to housing in particular.
- WASHINGTON, Walter, E. // Black Studies Primer;2008, p459
A brief profile of Walter Edward Washington, a former African-American Mayor and lawyer in Washington, D.C. is presented.
- First Black D.C. Mayor Walter Washington Dies. // Jet;11/10/2003, Vol. 104 Issue 20, p6
Pays tribute to Walter E. Washington, the first African American Washington D.C. mayor, who died in November 2003.
- D.C. 'MAYOR' WALTER WASHINGTON. LANTZ, RAGNI // Ebony;Mar1968, Vol. 23 Issue 5, p72
The article features Walter Edward Washington, appointed head of the reorganized government in the District of Columbia. Washington served as housing commissioner in New York City under Mayor John Lindsay. His awareness of problems in the city is attributed to his 25-year experience with the...
- Activists meet with D.C. mayor. Aiken, David L. // Advocate;12/18/74, Issue 153, p3
Reports on a meeting between gay activists and Washington D.C. mayor Walter Washington regarding gay rights. Demands raised by gays the police department to end its policy of using plainclothes for arresting gays; Proposals presented by gay community to mayor Washington; Promises made by mayor...
- NOTEBOOK. Booker, Simeone // Ebony;Mar1975, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p30
The article focuses on the political reputation of District of Columbia first home-rule mayor Walter Edward Washington. It states that he is considered as the most powerful black politician in America since he leads a city with a larger budget and he is the only black mayor who possesses...
- Walter Washington: Covering His Honor. Conconi, Chuck // Washingtonian Magazine;Dec2003, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p9
Pays tribute to the late Walter Washington, former mayor of Washington D.C.
- Two Firsts for Washington. // Time;9/15/1967, Vol. 90 Issue 11, p27
The article announces that Walter Washington was appointed by U.S. President Lyndon Johnson as chief executive and first commissioner of Washington, D.C.
- Washington D.C.'s First Elected Mayor. Gilliam, Dorothy // Crisis (15591573);Jan/Feb2004, Vol. 111 Issue 1, p15
Pays tribute to Walter Edward Washington, the first African American elected mayor in Washington D.C. who died on October 27, 2003.