BCLM Works on Paper, Legal, Boxes 53-56

Box 53

Title

Date

Physical Description

Location

Call Number

Notes

George Washington Portrait

no date

print

Legal, Box 53

MB912

Portrait of George Washington posted on paper.

Tolchester Co. Excursions

June 1935

print

Legal, Box 53

1964.39.13

Advertising excursions on steamboats to the Eastern Shore by sailing through the Chesapeake Bay.

Funeral Bill

May 1930

print

Legal, Box 53

1986.98.25

Bill for funeral services from Dr. Daniel Easton.

Landmark Hunt Contest & Answers

November 1937

print

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.10a-b

Landmark contest questionnaire given by the Kennedy Council. Test from newspaper is included.

Paul Sarbanes Reports from Washington

March 1974

print

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.11

Pamphlet discusses current issues in Congress including the energy crisis and impeachment.

Baltimore Economic Development Department

no date

pamphlet

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.12

Pamphlet discusses industrial information about Baltimore.

Washington Monument Calendar Card

1965

card

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.13

Calendar card from Eutaw Savings Bank.

Power Pictorial

January 1932

booklet

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.14

Booklet detailing industrial power at the Consolidated Gas & Electric Light & Power Co. of Baltimore.

Power Pictorial

June 1934

booklet

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.15

Booklet detailing industrial power at the Consolidated Gas & Electric Light & Power Co. of Baltimore.

Power Pictorial

May 1936

booklet

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.16

Booklet detailing industrial power at the Consolidated Gas & Electric Light & Power Co. of Baltimore.

Qwip Advertisement

no date

print

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.21

Print advertisment for a tool that uses a telephone to send or receive any type of printed material.

Jones Falls Expressway

post 1951

booklet

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.22

Pamphlet from the planning commission of Baltimore that illustrates locations and routes of new expressway.

Baltimore Visitors Bureau Envelope

no date

envelope

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.23

Envelope from the Baltimore Association of Commerce Visitors Bureau.

Baltimore Visitors Handbook

no date

booklet

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.24

Booklet lists locations of restaurants and entertainment venues in Baltimore City.

Crown Industrial Park Lease

no date

print

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.25

Canton Company of Baltimore advertising the lease of the facilities at Crown Industrial Park. 

B&O Transport Museum

no date

pamphlet

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.26

Pamphlet for B&O Museum with information about museum and the historical locomotives at the museum.

Religious Society of Friends

October 1939

booklet

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.31

Booklet details the 268th annual session of Baltimore Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends.

Women of Rotary

no date

print

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.32

Constitution and By-laws for the Women of Rotary.

"Pep" Committee at Johns Hopkins

no date

print

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.33b

Lists of songs and chants for Johns Hopkins University students.

Baltimore Area Civil Defense Manual

1952

booklet

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.30

Manual with detailed procedural instructions in case of an attack on Baltimore.

Inspiration: A Magazine of Helpfulness

April 1920

booklet

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.29

Booklet of inspirational stories published by the Adpress.

Mid-Century Review: Fifty Years of Books

1952

booklet

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.28

Lists popular books from 1901-1950.

William f. Broening Dinner

June 1927

booklet

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.27

Dinner menu for Mayor William F. Broening's 57th birthday dinner.

Typothetae of Baltimore

12563

Print

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.35

Letter asking for public vote on Roosevelt’s reduction in hours and simultaneous increase in wages.

Typothetae of Baltimore

12845

Print

Legal, Box 53

1988. 66.36

Letter asking for public support against Roosevelt’s raising of hourly wages.

Globe and Rutgers Fire Insurance Co.

12282

Print

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.37

This letter is an insurance payment.

John S. Bridges & Co.

12997

Print

Legal, Box 53

1988. 66.38a

Bill for printing and engraving services.

John S. Bridges & Co.

12997

Print

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.38b

Bill for printing and engraving services.

Lambert Automobile Co.

11885

Print

Legal, Box 53

1988.66.39

Letter is offering reimbursements to creditors of the Lambert Automobile Co.

Geography of Maryland

1955

textbook

Legal, Box 53

1986. 86.1

Book has detailed information, pictures, and maps of the geography of Baltimore.

How to Have the Home You Want

1936

booklet

Legal, Box 53

1986.96.2

Booklet from the Federal Housing Administration with information on the financial aspects of buying a modern home.

Save as You Heat With Gas

1940

booklet

Legal, Box 53

1986.96.3

Booklet from the Baltimore Gas and Electric Company.

The Modern Way to Heat your Home

1940

handbill

Legal, Box 53

1986.96.4

Advertisement for the ‘blue coal’ Burner manufactured by the ‘blue coal’ corporation.

Hinderances to the Choice of Christ

no date

pamphlet

Legal, Box 53

1986.100.1

Pamphlet from the Maryland Tract Society written by Rev. Theo L. Cuyler.

Greenmount Cemetery Brochure

27881

Print

Legal, Box 53

1986.100.2

Celebrating the bicentennial, this brochure lists notable individuals gravesites at the Greenmount Cemetery.

Maryland Council of Churches Annual Meeting

23323

bound booklet

Legal, Box 53

1986.100.3

Booklet outlines the annual meeting and the constituting convention at the Second Presbyterian Church on Saint Paul Street.

Ford’s Theater Playbill

23377

playbill

Legal, Box 53

1987.5.1

Final program of the final play at Ford’s Theatre, “A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the forum”. 

Concerts for Young People by the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

1941

program

Legal, Box 53

1987.19.1-3

Notes and programs booklet for the ‘Concerts for Young People’ at the Lyric Theatre.

Box 54

Title

Date

Physical Description

Location

Call Number

Notes

Rev. Daniel Coker

no date

print

Legal, Box 54

1992.32.1

Portrait of Reverend Daniel Coker, one of the founders of the A.M.E. church.

Sharp Street Memorial United Methodist Church

28399

booklet

Legal, Box 54

1990.23.4

One Hundred Seventy-Fifth anniversary of the Sharp Street Memorial United Methodist Church.

Sharp Street Memorial United Methodist Church

1987

booklet

Legal, Box 54

1990.23.5

Program for the Bicentennial Banquet celebration of the Sharp Street Memorial United Methodist Church.

Sharp Street Memorial United Methodist Church calendar

1987

calendar

Legal, Box 54

1990.23.6

Calendar celebrating the bicentennial of the Sharp Street Memorial United Methodist Church.

Speaking of Baltimore

no date

booklet

Legal, Box 54

1990.25.2

Booklet contains a tabloid compilation of speeches related to civic and state interests which have been broadcast over WBAL.

Christmas Concert for Baltimore and Ohio Women’s Music and Glee club

19329

print

Legal, Box 54

1990.25.3

Program for the Christmas Concert of the B&O Women’s Music Club and B&O Glee club at the Lyric.

Class of 1890 Johns Hopkins University Banquet

June 12, 1890

print

Legal, Box 54

1990.25.4

Program for the Banquet dinner of the Johns Hopkins University Class of 1890.

Baltimore Polytechnic Institute 30th annual Commencement

6016

print

Legal, Box 54

1990. 25.5

Program for the 30th Annual Commencement Ceremony of the Baltimore Polytechnic Institute.

Hampden-Woodberry Improvement Association

1910

print

Legal, Box 54

1990.25.8

Card gives information on the Hampden-Woodberry Home Improvement Association.

Maryland Plant of the Bethlehem Steel Company

17411

booklet

Legal, Box 54

1990.25.6.

Booklet offers details of the Maryland Plant at Sparrows Point, MD of the Bethlehem Steel Company,

Swinton’s Language Primer

1886

book

Legal, Box 54

1990.25.7

Book has beginners’ lessons and exercises in speaking and writing english. Published by Harper & Brothers in New York. Book is frail and spine is damaged.

Maryland Old Line Alert

20455

print

Legal, Box 54

1990.26.1

Photocopy of the Maryland Old Line Alert issued by the Maryland Civil Defense Agency.

Air Raid Warden Log

no date

bound booklet

Legal, Box 54

1990.26.6

Booklet is blank.

Air Raid Warden Lod

no date

bound booklet

Legal, Box 54

1990.26.7

Booklet is blank.

Folkemer Photo Service

no date

envelope

Legal, Box 54

1990.26.9

Envelope for developed photos of the dedication of the observation post in Clifton Park Mansion House.

Photo Envelope

no date

envelope

Legal, Box 54

1990.26.15

Envelope for photos addressed to Civil Defense.

Folkemer Photo Service

June 1957

envelope

Legal, Box 54

1990. 26.21

Envelope for photos from the Folkemer Photo Service.

Ritz Camera

19876

envelope

Legal, Box 54

1990.26.24

Blank envelope from Ritz Camera Center.

Baltimore Magazine

10837

magazine

Legal, Box 54

1990.35.1

An issue of Baltimore magazine issued monthly by the Baltimore Association of Commerce.

Box 55

Title

Date

Physical Description

Location

Call Number

Notes

John Edward Fisher, M.D.

no date

print

Legal, Box 55

CBHE

Photo of John Edward Fisher and paper with biography.

Practice Rulebook

1853

print

Legal, Box 55

MD 11,003

Collection of practice math equations. Papers are very worn.

Class Day at Colored High and Training School

1907

print

Legal, Box 55

MD 11,004

Program for the Class of 1907 Class Day for the Colored High and Training School held Sharp Street Memorial M.E. Church.

19th Annual Commencement of the Baltimore Colored High and Training School

1907

print

Legal, Box 55

MD 11,005

Program for the commencement exercises of the Class of 1907 of the Baltimore Colored High and Training School.

Employment Recommendation

1904

print

Legal, Box 55

MD 11,008

Employee Recommendation letter from the office of WM. G. Scarlett & Co.:Wholesale Seed Merchants concerning Oscar Johnson.

Apprentice’s Indenture

January 7, 1842

print

Legal, Box 55

MD 11,009

Apprentice’s contract for a barber.

Obituary of T.E. Fernandis

1952

19207

Legal, Box 55

MD 11,009

ITEM MISSING

Marian Anderson at the Lyric Theatre

21188

program

Legal, Box 55

MD 11,010

Program for a concert by Marian Anderson at the Lyric Theatre sponsored by the Baltimore Fellowship INC.

Charlottesville — A Study of Negro Life and Personality

1933

booklet

Legal, Box 55

MD 11,011

A thesis by Helen Camp de Corse presented to the faculty at the University of Virginia in candidacy for a Master’s Degree in Science.

Letter to the Maryland Board of School Commissioners

no date

print

Legal, Box 55

MD 11,013

Letter petitioning the tearing down of School No. 20 on Preston and Eden streets.

Tid-dy-i-o Class of 1907

1907

book

Legal, Box 55

MD 11,017

Class book of the graduating class of 1907 from the Colored High and Training School. Book is damaged, spine is worn out.

Physician’s and Surgeon’s Certificate of Registration

18612

print

Legal, Box 55

MD 11,074

Certificate of registration as a practitioner of medicine for Thomas Jerry Woolridge, Jr., M.D.

State of Tennessee Doctor’s License

18629

print

Legal, Box 55

MD 11,074

Certificate of license to practice medicine and surgery.

New York University Post-Graduate Medical School

23469

print

Legal, Box 55

MD 11,074

A confirmation letter from the office of the dean at NYU stating Dr. Thomas Woolridge, Jr. was enrolled in a course.

University of Maryland School of Medicine

23098

print

Legal, Box 55

MD 11,074

A letter confirming Dr. Thomas Woolbridge, Jr. took courses at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.

Box 56

Title

Date

Physical Description

Location

Call Number

Notes

The Battle of the Slums

1948-1949

print

Legal, Box 56

CBHE

Booklet with statistics on Baltimore’s declining urban areas and how the areas can be improved.

You Ought to Care…You Live Here

1946

print

Legal, Box 56

CBHE

Booklet has a brief summary of the activities and work of the Citizens Planning and Housing Association of Baltimore

Centennial Celebration of Sharp Street Memorial M.E. Church

April-May 1902

print

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,125

Program and committees of exercises of the Centennial Celebration of the Sharp Street Memorial M.E. Church.

The George F. Bragg Church Home for the Boys

1946

print

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,006

Promo brochure for the African American youth of Protestant faith in the state of Maryland.

Portrait of Ira Aldridge

1976

print

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,012

Portrait of Ira Aldridge by WM G. Roddy

Baltimore City Blank teaching certificate

no date

print

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,019

Blank teaching certificate from the Superintendent of Public Instruction of Baltimore City.

Maroon and Gold: Dunbar High School yearbook

1947

book

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,051

This is the yearbook of the class of 1947 at Dunbar High School.

Retired Dunbar teacher

1939

print

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,108

Newspaper clippings and photo announcing the retirement of Mrs. Pauline L. Wharton.

William H. Lemmel Junior High School Commencement

21671

print

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,109

Program for dedication exercises at the William H. Lemmel Junior High School.

Question of Race

1891

print

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,126

The booklet is a response by Harvey Johnson to W. Cabell Bruce’s pamphlet on the “Negro Problem”.

Receipt for Purchase of Slave

October 1862

print

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,133

Receipt for sale of slave, Betty Jones, for $1,600. Sold by J.W. Randolph of Richmond, Virginia.

Loyalty Oath

August 1865

print

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,134

Signed loyalty oath by Thomas Bigalow of North Carolina to support the Constitution with reference to the emancipation of slaves.

Court Summons

January 1829

print

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,135

A court summons from the state of North Caroline, Caswell County.

Tom Thumb Wedding

no date

print

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,137

Newspaper clipping of kiddie fashion show with Tom Thumb wedding at the Ames Methodist Church.

Pre-Kindergarten class at Alexander School

no date

print

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,147

Newspaper clipping of the first pre-kindergarten class at Alexander School No. 12.

Postcard from the Daughtrey Company, Wholesale Grocers

December 27, 1897

postcard

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,150

Postcard requesting a delivery of oysters to the Daughtrey Company.

Job and salary contract

January 13, 1867

print

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,151

Contract for work and salary between Thomas Bigelow and Edmond Yancy Friedman’s daughter.

Letter for Servant purchase

May 2, 1863

print

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,152

Letter and envelope addressed to Thomas Bigelow requesting the purchase of a servant.

Letter from Ferdinand C. Latrobe

1583

print

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,152

Letter from attorney Ferdinand C. Latrobe requesting “backstops for tennis courts for colored people at D.H. Park.

Letter from Wilson Gary to wife

1868

print

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,152

Letter is on Constitutional Convention of North Carolina stationary. Letter from Wilson Gary to wife. Envelope is addressed to Thomas Bigelow.

Portrait of T. Harry Cummings

1916

print

Legal, Box 56

CBHE

Portrait of T. Harry Cummings inscribed to his sister. Portrait is torn and cracked.

Herbert M. Frisby collection

multiple

print

Legal, Box 56

CBHE

Magazine clippings and programs of Dr. Herbert M. Frisby’s Arctic explorations.

University of Virginia transcripts

12875

print

Legal, Box 56

MD 11,012

Transcripts of college student Helen Camp deCorse.

The Expected

15858

magazine

Legal, Box 56

MD 12,005

Religious magazine, The Expected (Volume 13, Number 6) issued by the Virginia Baptist State Convention.

These Low Grounds, The Rootless

no date

cover

Legal, Box 56

CBHE

Dust jacket for These Low Grounds and The Rootless by Waters Edward Turpin.

 

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