Highland Society of Harford County Papers, MS 3205

Finding Aid to the Highland Society of Harford County Papers, MS 3205

H. Furlong Baldwin Library, Maryland Historical Society

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Collection summary

Title

Highland Society of Harford County Papers

Call number

MS 3205

Inclusive dates

1966-1988

Extent

1 box

Abstract

This collection contains manuscript materials and ephemera related to the Highland Society of Harford County. The Society was incorporated in 1967 for the“preservation of the spirit, dress, music and antiquities of the Scottish people and is dedicated to the promotion of these traditions among those of Scottish ancestry within Harford County and its environs.”

Administrative summary

Repository

H. Furlong Baldwin Library

Maryland Historical Society

201 W. Monument St.

Baltimore, MD 21201

www.mdhs.org

specialcollections@mdhs.org

Access restrictions

Open to the public without restrictions.

Use restrictions

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Provenance

Gift of Stockton Todd Holden, June 2017

Accession number

Acc# 2017-029-LIB

Processing note

Processed by Damon Talbot, June 2017

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Historical Note

The Highland Society of Harford County was incorporated on March 7, 1967 for the “preservation of the spirit, dress, music and antiquities of the Scottish people and is dedicated to the promotion of these traditions among those of Scottish ancestry within Harford County and its environs.” The Society is still in existence as of June 2017.

Scope and Content

This collection contains one box of manuscript materials and ephemera related to the Highland Society of Harford County from 1966 - 1988. Items include: minutes of monthly meetings, constitution and by-laws, rosters, newsletters, programs, and correspondence.

Container List

Description

Date

Folder

 

 

 

Minutes

December 1966 - February 1988

Folder  1 - 4

Constitution and By-Laws

Ca 1970s; 1980

Folder 5

Rosters

1979; 1987

Folder 6

"The Sporran" - newsletter

1983 - 1987

Folder 7

Correspondence

1987 - 1988

Folder 8

Programs

1980 - 1984

Folder 9

Games