Group Portrait Vertical File, A-L

Special Collections Department, H. Furlong Baldwin Library, Maryland Historical Society

201 West Monument Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201





Cataloging and Digitization completed through the generous support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation



“Vertical File” is a term used to describe collections of photographs, clippings, etc. arranged by subject matter and housed in filing cabinets. Unlike the numbered photographs collections, items in the Vertical Files are not arranged in collections by source, or assigned catalog numbers.

The items listed in the finding aids below are arranged alphabetically by subject.

Please note that some items listed in the Group Portrait Vertical File may be restricted.



*Indicates cross-reference

MF numbers are catalog numbers that can searched in EOS, the library's online catalog for more information.



Act of Religious Toleration - 350th Anniversary Committee. 3 prints.

Act of Religious Toleration - 350th Anniversary Committee. 3 prints.

Afro-American Newspaper Photographers. 1942. 1 print. Note: Paul Henderson, bottom row, second from left.

American Bonding Company. 2 prints.

American Legion Drum and Bugle Corps. Nov. 1937.1 neg.

Alpha Delta Phi Chapter. Convention 1917. 1 print.

Annapolis High School Class of 1933 50th anniversary reunion, 1983. 1 print, 1 Program, 1 flyer.

*Anvil Chorus at Sutro's. See Oversize File.

Arabbers, n.d. 1 negative.

Ariel Rowing Club.Baltimore. 18 prints. 1 neg. See Large Photos.

Arundel Boat Club. Ferry Bar, MD. 14 prints.

Association of Commerce. B.R. Yeats. 6 prints.

*Atlantic Cable Projectors Meeting. See Oversize File.

"Authors of the United States, Mid Nineteenth Century," from the engraving by A.H. Ritchies after the painting by Thomas Hicks. 1866. (Folder contains list of identified subjects). Acc# 54053. Located in Medium Photographs.


B and I Union Stockyards. 3 prints. See Also Medium Photos.

*"Baby Party". 1906. See Oversize File.

*Baltimore Athletic Club. See: Large Photos.

Baltimore Baseball Club. 1894-1897. 6 prints. 2 negatives

Baltimore Civic Opera Company. 1 print.

Baltimore Colts Football Team. 2 prints.

Baltimore Colts 1967 Team Photo. Acc. no. 71084. 1 print.

'The Baltimore Colts' by Jo Lombardi and B. Klasmer. 1 neg. Sheet Music Cover.

Baltimore County Court. Judges, Attendants, and Attorneys. Dec. 1926.3 negatives

Baltimore County Historical Society. Devotion to Lizette W. Reese. Apr. 26, 1962.1 print.

Baltimore Museum of Art Trustees. C.1958. 1 print.

Baltimore Orioles. Team Photo 1954 acc#58690

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, 1982-1983 season. 1 print

Bands. Dickinson Excelsior Band. Baltimore. 1 print.

Bartlett, David L. and George M. Hayward [?] n. d. 1  print. 

Baseball Club. 2 prints.

*Baseball: Elkridge Team, 1923. See: Glass Negatives.

*Baseball Team: Fidelity and Deposit Co. 1916. See Group Portraits.

Bernard White and Company, not dated, 6 prints.

*Bishops - Episcopal, U.S. See Oversize File.

Brown Veil Club. 1860-65. 2 prints.

Bruce Family. Photo in MD Hist. Mag. 1969. V.64, No.1, pg.45. 1 print.

*Burns Club of Baltimore. Ca. 1850. See Oversize File.

*Business and Industry. Antonio Apicella's Clothing Factory. See GPVF: Band Apicella's.

Business and Industry. Boucher (William) and Sons. Cigar Mfg.Guilford Ave. 1 print.

Business and Industry. Geehaar Hughes and Co. Cabinet Makers. 1879.1 print.

Business and Industry. Charles Stevens, Cabinetmakers. 1 print

Business and Industry. Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Co. Officials. 1 print.

*Business and Industry. Oriole Stove Co. See Large Photos-Group Portraits.

Businessmen. Ca. 1906. 1 print.


Calvert, Leonard. Treaty With the Yaocomicos. 1 print.

Captain Joseph Wilson Post Grand Army of the Republic. ca 1880s. Acc# 58379. Located in Medium Photographs.

Carroll, Sally. Sally Carroll and Others

*Catholic Church. 6th Provincial Council 1846. See Medium Prints Collection.

Catholic Church. All Saints Convent (Catonsville, Md) nuns, 1990-1991. 3 prints. (Gift of Leslie Everheart, 1991, acc# 003226)

Catholic Sokol Society. 1893-1973. 1 print.

Cesko-Amer. Ř. K. Podp. Sp. Myslivců Sv. Jiří V Baltimore, MD. [ca. 1891-1895] 1 print. 

Charles County Courthouse. 1 print.

*Children's Crusade Concert. Lyric. 1917. See Medium Photographs.

*Children: on Sparrows Pt. Playground. See Sparrows Pt. In Gen'l Photo V.F.

Children: Party at Mondawmin, ca. 1910. (Back Row: Elenora Cooper, Heyward Hamilton, Gwendolyn Cochran, … Futcher, Virginia McIntosh; Middle Row: Molly Cromwell, Warren Buckler, Deford Swann, … Janes (?), Mathilde Manly, Duncan Brent, … Hamilton (?), Carolyn Griswold, Alice Buckler, A. B. G., Keyser Manly, William Cochran, Rieman McIntosh; Front Row: Elizabeth Smith, Manson Smith, Stewart Jones, Helen Young, Eleanor Brown, B. H. G. III, Webb Cromwell, Betsy Pleasants, Josephine Small) (Gift of Mrs. J. Rieman McIntosh, 1991, acc# 003240. See Medium Photographs.

Children's Party. Inglis, "V.V." 1 print. Copy negative Z24.1696.

“Chuckle” – Happy Johnny, Vonny, Cindy, Nancy, and Tommy. n. d. 1 print. 

*Churches. Episcopal Bishops. See Oversize File Bishops-Episcopal.

Churches. Grace and St. Peter's Choir. 1 print. 1 neg.

Churches. Protestant Episcopal Bishops Convention. 1892. 1 print.

*Churches. Franklin Square Baptist Deacons. See Oversize File.

Civil War. Maryland National Guard, 53rd regiment, 1860. 2 photographs including: William Bowly Wilson, Edward Cohen, Lenox Birckhead, Samuel K. George, and Frederick M. Colston

Civil War. 2 boys smoking, one in uniform. tintype

Civil War. John Mosby's Men. 2 prints.

Civil War. 2nd MD Vol. Infantry, 2nd MD Cavalry. 4 prints. Copy negatives Z24.1414 / Z24.1415 / Z24.1416 / Z24.1417 / Z24.1418.

Civil War. Union Officers.1 print.

Civil War. Confederate Officers - Army and Navy. 2 prints

Civil War. Confederate Vererans. 1 print. Copy negative Z24.1167.

Claude, Dennis, Annapolis Mayor, with his children posing before the Liberty Tree on the campus of St. John's College, Annapolis, Maryland, 1907. 1 matted print. Located in Medium Photographs. Acc# 2016-004-LIB.

Clubs - St. G abriel's Committee. 1950

Confederate Reunion. Birmingham, 1896. 1 print.

Congress. Maryland Representatives in the Fifty-Second Congress - Barnes Compton, Isadore Rayner, Arthur P. Gorman, W. McMahon McKaig, H. Wells Rusk, Herman Stump, Judge Henry Page. 1891. Located in Medium Photographs.

*Congressional Pugilists. See Oversize File

Court of Appeals, Annapolis, Judges, 1930. See Oversize File. 3 prints and 1 neg.

*Court of Appeals of Maryland, Judges, various years. See: Photos – Medium

Crothers, Governor and Staff. 1908. Acc#73887. Located in Medium Photographs.


D'Alesandro, Thomas Jr. City Hall Converted from Manual to Dial Phone, 3 prints

D’Alesandro, Thomas Jr. with his wife, Annunciata D’Alesandro and Eleanor Roosevelt (center), ca 1950s – 1962. 1 print.

D'Alesandro, Thomas Jr. and Group Launching First Music Festival by Civtan Club of Balto., 1951. 1 print.

D’Alesandro, Thomas Jr., Theodore McKeldin and unidentified men, not dated. 1 print.

D’Alesandro, Thomas Jr., William Preston Lane, Annunciata, D’Alesandro, and two unidentified men, not dated, 1 print..

Defenders Basketball Club. [c.1907]. 2 prints and 2 negs

Deitrick Bros., Baltimore. 1917. 1 print

Descendants of Phillip Jones and Ann Rattenbury Family Reunion, Walnut Grove, Patapsco Neck, Maryland, August 4, 1886. 1 print. Located in Medium Photographs. Acc#: 2011-006-LIB. Identification of photograph from “The Neck” 1672-1973, PAM 10,593, MdHS.

Dorchester County - School Board - 1961

*Dove Cove, Bush River, Md.

DAR- Maryland Society at Washington Cathederal. 2 prints

Daughters of American Revolution Making MacArthur Flag, 1942. 14 prints

Drama Goups. 33 prints

Drama Groups. 1 print

Drama Groups-St. James Players, 1935. 2 prints and 1 neg.


Earle, John C., Camille Reynolds and their children, ca 1910, Acc# 7083. Located in Medium Photographs

*Eastern High School Class Photo, 1934. See Oversize Photos

Eastern High School, Class Photograph, 1918. Located in Medium Photographs

*Elkridge Baseball Team, 1923. See Glass Neg.

Elkridge Club, not dated. 5 prints (includes photographs of Harry Harwood and George S. Brown). Accession # 57773

*English Speaking Union, 1924, See Oversize File

Enoch Pratt Free Library-H.L. Mencken Room 1 print

*Evangelical Assoc., PA Conference. See Medium Photos


*Fairmount Democratic Association, Annual Banquet and Dance, Southern Hotel, April 17, 1929. See Oversize file

*Farmer's Club of Garrison. See: Oversize Photos

*Fidelity and Deposit co., Baseball Team, 1916. See Oversize File

Flags. Pulaski Banner Workers. 1 print

Florida Secession Convention. 1 print

Football Team, Boarders - 1911 1 neg.

Forts - Camp Meade. Ca. 1917 17 1918. Misc. Collection 15 prints

Forts - Fort Howard. 2 prints

*Founder's Day Group. 1931. See Oversize File

Four H Club Members. 2 prints

*Four Oared Championship Winners, 1907. See Oversize File

*Four Oared Championship Winners, 1907. See Oversize File

Fraternities and Soroties - Alpha Tau Pi - [ca.1910]. 1 print


Garey Family Reunion, 1900 1 print. 000787

*Garrett Park Methodist Church Group. See: PP 24

Garrison Forest Farmer's Club, 1880. 1 print and 1 neg

Germania Maennenchor 1 print Z 21. 902

*Cardinal Gibbons Funeral. See Oversize File

Gill, Gen. John: Guests at Dinner, June 3, 1899. Photo from Morning Herald Newspaper. 2 prints and 2 negatives

Glass and Crockery Convention, 1856 or 1858. Print missing. See Dag. Collection#250 and 251

Governor's Day, Smallwood's Retreat, Sept., 1963. 2 prints.

*Grand Army of the Republic. John A. Andrew Post 15. See Oversize File

Grand Army of the Republic members, ca 1914. Charles N. Emich, Commander Department of Maryland G.A.R. seated center. 1 print. Located in Medium Photographs. Acc# 2011-030-LIB.

Grand Banquet given by the Sons of Italy of the State of Maryland in honor of Ex-Grand Venerable Placido Milio and presenting of the New Grand Venerable Vincent D. DeMarco, Southern Hotel, Sunday, December 12, 1926. Photograph by Crohardt & Son, Baltimore, Md. 1 print. Located in Medium Photographs.

Group of Unidentified Men on a Streetcar. May 1889. Accession number Z24.1084. 1 print.

Group of Unidentified People aboard the Matilda, a small rowboat. n. d. 1 negative. 


Halifax Party, ca.1894 1 print

Herald Staff. n. d. 1 print.  

Hiberian Society Dinner, n.d. 1 print.

Hicks, E. J. Hicks and Jonah Cornwall, ca. 1920. 1 print. (Gift of Samuel Whitt, December 14, 1989, acc# 003026)

*Highway Engineering Short Course, Fourth Annual

Horticultural Society of Sandy Spring, 1881. 1 print

*Hotels, Inns and Taverns - Glades Hotel, Oakland. See: G.P.V.F. "Hotels, Inns, Taverns."

*Hotels, Inns and Taverns - Head of Sasssfras, Kent County. See:G.P.V.F. "Hotels, Inns,Taverns."

Hotels, Inns and Taverns - Valley Inn. Brooklanville, Balto. County 1 print

*House of Delegates of Maryland. See: Photos - Large - House of Del..

House of Refuge, Loch Raven Branch. 1905. 1 print

*Human Flag - Composed of School Children. 1914. See Prints Collection


Immigrants. (gift of Ms. Barbara Sarudy, 1985). 1 print

International Congress of Soil Science. 3 prints

*Inter States Builders and Traders Assn. See: Oversize Photos


Jackson, Gen. Stonewall. Equestrian Statue Unveiling in Richmond. 1870s 1 print

Jackson, Governor Elihu with Staff. ca 1890. Located in Medium Photographs.

Jamestown Exposition - Maryland Commission Members. 1 print

Johns Hopkins Base Hospital - World War I. 1 print

Johns Hopkins Hospital ? Doctors and Nurses. 1 print

*Judiciary Conferences, 1941-1965. See: Photos - Medium

Just Government League of Baltimore. 1 print


Kernan’s Theatre. Baltimore, Md. n. d. 1 negative. 

*Kinsolving Dinner. See: Medium Photos

*Kiwanis Club, 1925. See Medium Photos

*Knights of Columbus. See Medium Photos

Kouvaris, Anngelo, Mary Louise Dillow, Verna M. Moeller and Wanda Grencir. n. d. 1 print.  

Kroll, Mural - Baltimore Beauties - Johns Hopkins University. 2 prints


Lafayette Reception Painting. 1 print

Lambert, Mom and Mabel, May 1924. Acme Photo Service. 1 print. There is another small photo of a scrap of paper. 

Lawyers, Baltimore. [not round table]. 1 print.

Lawyer's Round Table. May 13, 1922. 1 print. 1 neg.

*Lawyer's Round Table. See Oversize File (Med. And Lge.).

*League to Enforce Peace Banquet. 1917. See Oversize File.

Legislators - Maryland. 1 print.

Leipzig Trade Fair, 1930. 1 print.

Liberty Loan Committee for Maryland. World War I. 1 print.

Lord Mayor and Lady Moresses[?] Banquet in honor of the Associated Merchandising Corporation Worldwide, 1957 (located in Medium photographs)

Houseparty ("Dutch Ship", Great Island). Magothy River 1890. 1 print.