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Lillie Bounds Bailey, class of 1907, collection of photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0089
Scope and Contents Note This collection contains nine photographs belonging to Lillie Bounds Bailey, class of 1907, during her time at Washington College. Photographs include candid images of her classmates including Hilda Howard Bounds, Anna Sparks, Pauline Goslee, Mary Clarke, Minnie Raisin, Ethel Bacchus, Bob Huey, Pauline Carroll, James Bacchus, and Lusby Nicholson and Robert Gill in their dorm room. There are also portraits of Emma Ralph and Bertha Jump, in her cap and gown, as well as a ship coming into the...
Dates: 1906-1907

Lois and Marshall Turner autograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0053
Scope and Content Note

This collection contains eight autographs from 1878: poet and abolitionist John Greenleaf Whittier; Charles Sherwood Stratton, also known as General Tom Thumb; poet Oliver Wendell Holmes; President Rutherford B. Hayes and his wife Lucy; author Mark Twain; poet William Cullen Bryant; caricaturist Thomas Nast, whose signature includes a sketch of the artist; and poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

Dates: 1878

M. Palmer Carroll autograph album

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0010
Scope and Contents Note

This collection is a "Mental and Portrait Album" kept by M. Palmer Carroll of Chestertown, Maryland. It asks different individuals to answer twenty-two questions. They are the same questions throughout the album. Each entry has a name and address, and occasionally a photograph of the individual. Questions include; "sweetest word in the world" and "the saddest", "character traits you admire", and "what is your motto?"

Dates: 1895-1899

Marion deKalb Smith, Jr. report card and biography

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0050
Scope and Content Note

This collection contains an 1898 report card for Marion deKalb Smith, Jr. while at Washington College. There are also two copies of Smith’s biography published through the American Society of Civil Engineers.

Dates: 1898; 1944

Marion Weeks papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0063
Scope and Content Note This collection contains the papers of Marion Weeks including correspondence, financial documents, and her writings. Marion inherited her aunt Frances Denton’s house, 107 Water St. in Chestertown, Md. Along with the house Marion also inherited her aunt’s papers which included correspondence, financials, and information on the Denton branch of the family.This collection has been separated into 4 series: Series 1: Correspondence; Series 2: Manuscripts; Series 3: Personal Papers;...
Dates: 1880-1965

Middle Dutch Psalter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0146
Scope and Contents Note This is a trigesimo-segundo sized Psalter, circa 1500, in Middle Dutch. The text includes a calendar, litany, and offices. It is believed that it is from the Utrecht region possibly from one of the convents devoted to St. Katherine. Some pages have been cut from the book; these were most likely the highly decorated scenes that separated the various sections of the text. The book is handwritten on parchment in its original binding but is badly damages and missing parts of the book lock. There...
Dates: circa 1500

Mount Vernon Literary Society address and invitation

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0037
Scope and Content Note This collection contains an address written by J. Frank Hazell entitled “March of the American Mind.” He gave the speech in August of 1866 to the Mount Vernon Literary Society during commencement. There is also an invitation dated November 3, 1860 to Dr. C. C. Cox from the Society committee for him to speak on February 22 as part of the Washington Birthday Celebration. Dr. Cox did accept and gave a speech “Demagogues and their arts.” A review of this speech and its comment on a tense...
Dates: 1860; 1866

Mount Vernon Literary Society records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0095
Scope and Content Note

This collection contains records related to the Mount Vernon Literary Society at Washington College including accounts, minutes, constitutions and bylaws, as well as some publications and programs of events.

Dates: 1875-1941

Nellie Saunders letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0080
Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a letter home written on the playbill for the Washington College Dramatic Club’s production of “A Full House” where Nellie played the role of Susie. The letter talks about the production and the dramatic club as well as other news.

Dates: 1929

Pearce family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0042
Scope and Content Note

This collection contains an account book kept by the Pearce family. James A. Pearce, Sr.'s correspondence with other politicians regarding slavery in Maryland and the lead up to the Civil War. James A. Pearce, Jr.’s lecture notebooks while at Princeton University, correspondence, and a scrapbook he kept of the 1896 presidential election.

Dates: 1802-1913

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Correspondence. 9
Black-and-white photographs. 7
Education--Maryland--History--19th century. 7
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Minute books. 5
Black-and-white negatives. 4
Constitutions. 4
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Literature--Societies, etc. 4
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Speeches (compositions) 4
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Education--Maryland--History--18th century. 3
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Legal documents. 3
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College campuses--Social aspects--Pictorial works. 2
College sports. 2
Color slides. 2
Degrees, Academic 2
Eastern Shore (Md. and Va.) 2
Eastern Shore (Md. and Va.)--Social life and customs. 2
Learning and scholarship--United States--History--19th century. 2
Lecture notes. 2
Legal correspondence. 2
Plane trigonometry. 2
Probate courts--Maryland--Cecil County. 2
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Referral letter. 2
Reminiscences. 2
School records. 2
Signatures (names) 2
Surveying--Mathematics. 2
Universities and colleges--Social aspects. 2
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Advertisements. 1
Aerial photographs. 1
Aeronautics. 1
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Autograph album. 1
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Campus planning. 1
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Cartes-de-visite (card photographs) 1
Caulk’s Field, Battle of, Md., 1814. 1
Chestertown (Md.) 1
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Civil engineers. 1
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Communicable diseases--Study and teaching. 1
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Cow Palace (San Francisco, Calif.) 1
Crimean War, 1853-1856--History. 1
Deeds. 1
Design patents. 1
Devotional calendars--Catholic Church. 1
Diaries. 1
Divine office--Texts. 1
Documentary photographs. 1
Dormitory life. 1
Drafts (documents) 1
Eastern Shore (Md. and Va.)--History. 1
Eastern Shore (Md. and Va.)--Pictorial works. 1
Eastern Shore (Md. and Va.)--Poetry. 1
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