Skip to main content

Lillie Bounds Bailey, class of 1907, collection of photographs

 Collection — Box: Multi 03
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 harbor. Lusby Nicholson died shortly after he graduated in 1907.


  • 1906-1907

Access restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication rights

Copyright has not been assigned to Washington College. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Archives and Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Washington College as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Biographical Information

Lillie Bounds Bailey (1888-1984) was born January 23 in Quantico, Wicomico County, Maryland to farmer George Andrew Bounds (1836-1916) and Mary Alberta Langsdale Bounds (1850-1913). Lillie graduated from the Normal School at Washington College in 1907. She married Roland James Bailey (1881-1959) and had Roland J. and Alberta B. Tompkins. She passed away March 13, 1984.


.05 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials


Physical and technial access restrictions


Custodial history

Photographs were in the possession of the family.

Acquisition informtaion

Gift of Roland Bailey, 1997.

Finding Aid to the Lillie Bounds Bailey, Class of 1907, Collection of Photographs
L. Sheldon
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Description is in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Washington College Archives & Special Collections Repository

300 Washington Avenue
Chestertown MD 21620