Maryland Silversmiths Photograph Collection, PP211

Finding Aid to the Maryland Silversmiths Photograph Collection, PP211

H. Furlong Baldwin Library, Maryland Historical Society

Collection summary

Title

Maryland Silversmiths Photograph Collection

Creator

unknown

Call number

PP211

Inclusive dates

Ca 1930

Extent

1 box (housed with PP212 – PP214)

Abstract

This Collection consists of 18 negatives of photographs of silverware used in Maryland Silversmiths, 1715-1830, by J. Hall Pleasants and Howard Sill, published in 1930.

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

Unknown; December 1977.

Accession number

Unknown

Processing note

Processing begun ca 1990s; processed completed by Damon Talbot, August 2014

Scope and Content

The Maryland Silversmiths Photograph Collection consists of 18, 8x10 film negatives of images of silverware included in the book Maryland Silversmiths, 1715-1830, by J. Hall Pleasants and Howard Sill, published in 1930. The container list below lists the associated plate numbers for each photograph as found in the book.

Maryland Silversmiths, 1715-1830 can be found in the Maryland Historical Society’s library.

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Container List

Description

Date

Image ID

Baltimore Assay Office Marks, Plate III

ca 1930

PP211.1

Annapolis Silver, Plate IV

ca 1930

PP211.2

Samuel Soumaien, Plate VII

ca 1930

PP211.3

Lee Family Tea Set, Plate VIII

ca 1930

PP211.4

William Ball, Plate XV

ca 1930

PP211.5

George Aiken, Plate 17

ca 1930

PP211.6

Van Bibber Family Tea Set, Plate XIX and Unidentified

ca 1930

PP211.7

Charles L. Boehme, Plate XIX

ca 1930

PP211.8

Christopher Hughes, Plate XXIX

ca 1930

PP211.9

Christopher Hughes, Plate XXX

ca 1930

PP211.10

Gabriel Lewyn, Plate XXXII

ca 1930

PP211.11

Gabriel Lewyn, Plate XXXIII

ca 1930

PP211.12

Harris Family Tea Set, Plate XXXV

ca 1930

PP211.13

George W. Riggs, Littleton Holland, Riggs & Griffith, Andrew E. Warner, Plate XXXVI

ca 1930

PP211.14

Joseph Toy, Plate XLVII

ca 1930

PP211.15

William Faris Shop Design, Plate XLVIII

ca 1930

PP211.16

William Faris Shop Design, Plate LVII

ca 1930

PP211.17

William Faris Shop Design, Plate LVIII

ca 1930

PP211.18

Games