Beneficial Association of the Maryland Line collection of record books, 1882-1932, MS 255

Finding Aid to the Beneficial Association of the Maryland Line collection of record books, 1882-1932, MS 255

H. Furlong Baldwin Library, Maryland Historical Society

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Summary Information

Title

Beneficial Association of the Maryland Line collection of record books

Creator

Beneficial Association of the Maryland Line

Inclusive dates

1882-1932

Call number

MS 255

Extent

4 boxes; 1.7 linear feet

Language

English

Abstract

This collection contains account, roster, and minute books from three Confederate veterans' organizations. Seven record books are from the Beneficial Association of the Maryland Line; two record books are from the Beneficial Society of the Society of the Army and Navy of the Confederate States in the State of Maryland; one record book is from the Maryland Line Confederate Soldiers' Home; and one record book is from an unidentified organization.

Finding aid author

Revised by Sandra Glascock, July 2019

 

Administrative Information

Repository

 

H. Furlong Baldwin Library

Maryland Historical Society

201 W. Monument St.

Baltimore, MD 21201

www.mdhs.org

specialcollections@mdhs.org

 

Conditions governing access

This collection is open for research use.

Conditions governing  use

The reproduction of materials in this collection may be subject to copyright restrictions. Please contact MdHS’s Rights and Reproductions Department for questions concerning the use of potentially copyrighted items.

Provenance

Gifts of Lamar Hollyday in 1927 and Dr. Walter P. E. Wyse in 1943.

Accession number

acc.58511 and acc.49317

Related Materials

MS 0256, Maryland Line Confederate Soldiers' Home record books, 1883-1932

MS 2825, Society of the Army and Navy of the Confederate States in the State of Maryland collection, 1871-1926

PP 159, Maryland Line Confederate Soldiers' Home photograph collection, circa 1861-1900

Description rules

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 

Controlled Access Headings

• Society of the Army and Navy of the Confederate States in the State of Maryland

• Maryland Line Confederate Soldiers' Home

 

Arrangement

This collection has been left in its original physical order, but is intellectually arranged in four series: 1. Beneficial Association of the Maryland Line Record Books, 1882-1932; 2. Beneficial Society of the Society of the Army and Navy of the Confederate States in the State of Maryland Record Books, 1883-1885; 3. Maryland Line Confederate Soldiers’ Home Record Book, 1903-1915; and 4. Unidentified Organization Record Book, undated.

 

Collection Inventory

Description

Date

Box Number

Series 1. Beneficial Association of the Maryland Line Record Books

1882-1932

 

Minute book

1882-1890s

3

Roster book

1884

3

Roster book

1885

3

Account book

1885-1890s

1

Account book

1893-1920

2

Monthly dues book

1894-1914

2

Account book

1927-1932

2

Series 2. Beneficial Society of the Society of the Army and Navy of the Confederate States in the State of Maryland Record Books

1883-1885

 

Account and minute book

1883-1885

1

Account and minute book

1885

4

Series 3. Maryland Line Confederate Soldiers’ Home Record Book

1903-1915

 

Report book

1903-1915

2

Series 4. Unidentified organization Record Book

 

 

Roster book

undated

4