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    Hanson Weightman Baldwin papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, writings, reports, notes, typescripts, press releases, newspaper clippings, printed material, and other papers pertaining primarily to Baldwin's student years at the U.S. Naval Academy, service as a U.S. Navy officer on active duty and in the Naval Reserve, work as a reporter with the Baltimore Sun and New York Times, and participation in the U.S. Naval Academy Alumni Association, and member ...

    • Contributor: Baldwin, Hanson Weightman
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    Hanson Weightman Baldwin papers, 1920-1978

    Author and editor. Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, notes, typescripts, press releases, printed matter, and other papers pertaining primarily to Baldwin's naval career and his early years as a general assignment newspaper reporter.

    • Contributor: Baldwin, Hanson Weightman
    • Date: 1920
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    Ward family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, broadsides, songs, financial papers, printed matter, and other papers of William Norvell Ward and members of his family. Includes material relating to the Civil War, particularly the Peninsular, Second Bull Run, Antietam, and Gettysburg campaigns; Reconstruction; and social life and customs in Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Md., and northern Virginia.

    • Contributor: Ward, William Norvell
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    James Buchanan and Harriet Lane Johnston papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, notes, drafts of remarks, commissions, land patents, and other papers relating chiefly to Buchanan's career in the Senate, as U.S. secretary of state, and as minister to Great Britain prior to his presidency in 1857. Subjects include Democratic politics in Pennsylvania and the U.S.; presidential politics including the elections of 1852 and 1856; the Democratic convention of 1852 held in Baltimore, Md.; the ...

    • Contributor: Buchanan, James - Johnston, Harriet Lane
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    Letter to S. V. Heard, Esq. from W. R. Whittington. Response from Lincoln, July 30 & 31, 1862.

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Whittington, W. R.
    • Date: 1862-07-30

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    John Glassford and Company records, 1743-1886

    Mercantile firm. Ledgers, journals, daybooks, inventories, cashbooks, and letterbooks of the various mercantile firms in Maryland and Virginia representing or succeeding the Glasgow, Scotland, firm of John Glassford and Company in the Chesapeake tobacco trade.

    • Contributor: John Glassford and Company
    • Date: 1743
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    William Tappan autograph collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, poetry, miscellaneous documents, rare printed matter, prints, photographs, and letters to Tappan, chiefly autographic in nature. Relates chiefly to the Baltimore, Md.-Washington, D.C., area from the War of 1812 through the early twentieth century. Includes correspondence and other items from John C. Calhoun, Josephus Daniels, Robert Gilmor, Edward Everett Hale, Robert Goodloe Harper, John Eager Howard, Edward Ingle, Samuel Smith, Israel Thorndike, and ...

    • Contributor: Tappan, William
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    William Wirt papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, writings, reminiscences, clippings, and other papers pertaining primarily to the Wirt (Werth) family, a Southern slaveholding family. Topics include social life in Baltimore, Md., Richmond, Va., and Washington, D.C., Christian piety, and sickness and death in the Wirt family. Also includes material concerning the trial of Aaron Burr, legal work conducted by Wirt as U.S. district attorney, Richmond, Va., 1816, and as U.S. ...

    • Contributor: Wirt, William
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    John Holker papers, 1777-1822

    Merchant and French consul general in the United States. Correspondence, invoice book of Jacques-Donatien Leray de Chaumont, depositions taken before Benjamin Franklin, and navigational exercise booklets of George W. Stillman, relating to French military and economic assistance to the United States and American commerce during and after the Revolutionary War.

    • Contributor: Holker, John
    • Date: 1777
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    Olmsted Associates records, 1863-1971

    Landscape architectural firm. The records include correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, reports, plans, specifications, newspaper clippings, photographs, drawings, journals, account books, ledgers, lists, diagrams, blueprints, deeds, and printed matter constituting the business files of the firm and reflecting the breadth of the projects undertaken by its staff. A small group of Olmsted family papers is also contained in the collection.

    • Contributor: Olmsted Associates
    • Date: 1863
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    Lewis H. Machen family papers, 1802-1938

    Clerk of the United States Senate and farmer of Fairfax County, Virginia. Chiefly family correspondence of Lewis H. Machen relating to personal matters and national politics prior to the Civil War, especially slavery and the Compromise of 1850, and mentioning John Quincy Adams, Henry Clay, Andrew Jackson, and Daniel Webster. Also includes other correspondence, speeches, writings, subject files, and miscellaneous papers.

    • Contributor: Machen, Lewis H. (lewis Henry) - Machen, Lewis H.
    • Date: 1802
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    Robert Carter papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memorandum books, account books, religious writings, and other papers relating primarily to Carter's operation of Nomini Hall in Westmoreland County, Va., his other Virginia estates, the shipment of tobacco, the Baltimore Iron Works, the Baptists, and the Swedenborgian Church of the New Jerusalem. Subjects include farm tenancy and abolition of slavery. Correspondents include his son, George Carter; Spencer Ball; Daniel Carroll; Benjamin Dawson; ...

    • Contributor: Carter, Robert
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    Robert Garrett family papers, 1778-1925

    Garrett family of Baltimore, Md. Family members represented include Robert Garrett, railroad official, financier, and merchant, and his son John W. Garrett, railroad official and financier. Correspondence, business documents, and other papers relating to mercantile affairs in Baltimore, Maryland, and to Robert Garrett & Sons and the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company.

    • Contributor: Garrett, Robert
    • Date: 1778
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    John Holker papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, invoice book of Jacques-Donatien Leray de Chaumont, depositions taken before Benjamin Franklin, and navigational exercise booklets of George W. Stillman, relating to French military and economic assistance to the U.S. and American commerce during and following the Revolutionary War. Business correspondents include A.D. LeGriffon, Baltimore, Md.; Roulhac & Co., Edenton, N.C.; Daniel Bell, Boston, Mass.; Daniel Parker, New York, N.Y.; William Smith, Baltimore, ...

    • Contributor: Holker, John
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    William L. Daley collection relating to Billy Sunday, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Chiefly newspaper clippings compiled by Sunday's press agent, William L. Daley, relating to revivals held by Sunday in Syracuse, N.Y. (1915), Trenton, N.J. (1916), Baltimore, Md. (1916), and Buffalo, N.Y. (1917). Also includes correspondence, sermon notes, printed matter, photographs, and other papers.

    • Contributor: Sunday, Billy
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    Simon Ernest Sobeloff papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, appointment books, solicitor general files, case and office files of the U.S. Court of Appeals, speeches and writings, subject file, and miscellany relating to Sobeloff's involvement in Baltimore and Maryland law and politics, his duties as solicitor general (1954-1955), especially actions concerning school desegregation and the Subversive Activities Control Board, cases heard before the Fourth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals (1956-1973), his associations ...

    • Contributor: Sobeloff, Simon Ernest
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    Olmsted Associates records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, letterbooks, journals, reports, plans and specifications, blueprints, diagrams, nursery orders, deeds, contractual arrangements, financial records, personnel records, scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, and other records constituting the business files of the firm and documenting its history and growth. The records trace the firm's work in the District of Columbia, including the U.S. Capitol and White House grounds; with the park systems of Baltimore, ...

    • Contributor: Olmsted Associates - Olmsted, Frederick Law - Olmsted, John Charles - Frederick Law Olmsted (firm) - F.L. And J.C. Olmsted (firm) - F.L. Olmsted and Company - Olmsted, Olmsted, and Eliot - Olmsted Brothers
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    Fred R. McCrumb papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, speeches, articles, abstracts, bibliographies, reports, surveys, studies, protocols, topical files, notes, biographical material, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to McCrumb's career as professor and administrator at the University of Maryland at Baltimore School of Medicine including his administration of a tropical medicine research center in Lahore, Pakistan, and of rubella vaccine field testing. Subjects include eradication of malaria, eradication of smallpox ...

    • Contributor: McCrumb, Fred R.
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    John Glassford and Company records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Ledgers, journals, daybooks, inventories, cashbooks, and letterbooks of the various mercantile firms in Maryland and Virginia representing or succeeding the Glasgow, Scotland, firm of John Glassford and Company in the Chesapeake tobacco trade. Under the name Glassford and Company, the firm operated stores in Maryland at Baltimore, Bladensburg, Chaptico, Georgetown (later part of Washington, D.C.), Leonardtown, Lower Marlboro, Newport, Nottingham, Piscataway, Port Tobacco, and ...

    • Contributor: John Glassford and Company - Glassford, John
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    Abel Wolman papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, memoranda, reports, studies, clippings, maps, charts, blueprints, and other papers relating to Wolman's career as an engineer and educator in the field of sanitary engineering. Documents his role in the management of water resources and the environment through the development of public and private planning projects at the city, county, state, and national level and through public works in the United States and ...

    • Contributor: Wolman, Abel
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    W.W. Corcoran papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, letterpress books, financial records, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Corcoran's business and banking interests and philanthropic efforts. Documents his involvement with the brokerage and banking firms, Corcoran & Riggs, Washington, D.C.; Riggs and Co, New York, N.Y.; Bank of America; and Wilson, Colston & Co., Baltimore, Md. Also documents his investment ventures in the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad ...

    • Contributor: Corcoran, W. W. (william Wilson) - Corcoran, Thomas
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    William L. Daley collection relating to Billy Sunday, 1914-1925

    Evangelist, born William Ashley Sunday. Chiefly newspaper clippings compiled by Sunday's press agent concerning revivals held by Sunday. Also includes miscellaneous correspondence, sermon notes, brochures, and other printed matter.

    • Contributor: Sunday, Billy
    • Date: 1914