Accessioned Photograph Collection - Peale/BCLM Photograph Collections

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The Peale/Baltimore City Life Museum accessioned (or numbered) photographic collections donated by one person, family, or organization. MdHS has retained the Peale/BCLM numbering system in order to keep donor files and records in order. 

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Collections

Collection Name and Number: BUREAU OF RECREATION PHOTOGRAPH COLLECTION, 1966.3
Dates of Photographs:  1911-1936
Physical Description:  893 photographic prints and film negatives; ephemera
Subjects: Baltimore Bureau of Recreation, Playground Athletic League, Children's Playground Association, Recreation and leisure time activities 

Collection Name and Number: JULIUS ANDERSON PHOTOGRAPH COLLECTION, 1994.42; 1995.62
Dates of Photographs: ca. 1920-1930
Physical Description: 229 photographic prints and one photographic souvenir book
Subjects: Baltimore streets and buildings: Churches and synagogues, colleges and universities, armories, cemeteries, businesses, houses, film and burlesque theaters, monuments, City Jail, clubs, and more. 

Collection Name and Number: PAUL HENDERSON PHOTOGRAPH COLLECTION, HEN##
Dates of Photographs: ca. 1935-1965
Physical Description: 9 cartons and 4 ledger boxes; approximately 6,950 items
Subjects: Civil Rights; Baltimore; African-Amercan History; Morgan State College; Pennsylvania Avenue