Mrs. W. Wallace Symington Ephemera Collection, 1961-1992, MS 3096

Finding Aid to the Mrs. W. Wallace Symington Ephemera Collection

H. Furlong Baldwin Library, Maryland Historical Society

 

Collection summary

Title

The Mrs. W. Wallace Symington Ephemera Collection

 

Creator

Mrs. W. Wallace Symington

Call number

MS 3096

Inclusive dates

1961-1992

Bulk dates

1984 -1990

Extent

8 boxes

Abstract

The collection consists of eight boxes of miscellaneous print ephemera relating to various Baltimore cultural institutions and organizations. The material is organized alphabetically by organization. The majority of the items are publications from Baltimore organizations, institutions, colleges, and invitations personally sent to Mrs. Symington. Organizations represented include the Baltimore Opera Company, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Center Stage, GBMC, John Hopkins University and Hospital, the Lyric Opera House, the Maryland Genealogical Society, the Maryland Historical Society, the Morris A. Mechanic Theatre, the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America, the Pride of Baltimore, the Walters Art Gallery, and more.

 

Administrative summary

Repository

H. Furlong Baldwin Library

Maryland Historical Society

201 W. Monument St.

Baltimore, MD 21218

www.mdhs.org

specialcollections@mdhs.org

Access restrictions

Open to public without restrictions.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. W. Wallace Symington

Accession number

003096

Processing note

Processed by Christa Ruth-Coleman, 2012; Processing completed by Damon Talbot, June 2014.

  

Scope and Content 

The W. Wallace Symington Ephemera Collection consists of eight boxes of miscellaneous print ephemera relating to various Baltimore cultural institutions and organizations. The material is organized alphabetically by organization. The majority of the items are publications from Baltimore organizations, institutions, colleges, and invitations personally sent to Mrs. Symington. Materials include programs, newsletters, mailings, ticket stubs, brochures, flyers, thanks you cards, and other publications.

Container List

Organization

Box

Folder

Baltimore Opera Company, 1983-1987

1

1

Baltimore Opera Company, 1988-1989

1

2

Baltimore Opera Company, 1990-1991

1

3

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Overture, 1985-1986

1

4

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Misc., 1985-1986

1

5

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, 1987-1988

2

6

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, 1989-1990

2

7

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, 1990-1991

2

8

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, 1991-1992

2

9

Center Stage, 1984-1985

3

10

Center Stage, 1986-1987

3

11

Center Stage, 1988-1990

3

12

GMBC, 1985-1987

3

13

GMBC, 1988-1991

4

14

      Johns Hopkins University and Hospital, Peabody Institute,    1979-1990

4

15

      Lyric Opera House, 1984-1985

4

16

      Maryland Genealogical Society, 1985-1991

4

17

      Maryland Historical Society, 1974-1991

4

18

      Morris A. Mechanic Theatre, 1984-1988

4       

19

      National Society of the Colonial Dames of America, 1985-1990

5

20

      Pride of Baltimore, 1985-1990

5

21

     Walters Art Gallery, 1979-1987

5

22

Walters Art Gallery, 1988-1990

5

23

Walters Art Gallery, 1991

5

24

Misc. Organizations, A-E, 1984-1991

5

25

Misc. Organizations, F-G, 1985-1991

6

26

Misc. Organizations, H-I, 1973-1991

6

27

Misc. Organizations, J-L, 1989-1990

6

28

Invitations/Thank you cards – Individuals, 1961-1980

6

29

Invitations/Thank you cards – Individuals, 1981-1991

7

30

Invitations/Thank you cards – Individuals, not dated

7

31

Invitations/Thank you cards- Organizations and Companies, A-K, 1972-1992

7

32

Invitations/Thank you cards-Organizations and Companies, L-Z, 1974-1992

8

33

Misc. Organizations, Ma-Mi, 1979-1991

8

34

Misc. Organizations, Mn-N, 1986-1989

8

35

Misc. Organizations, O-R, 1974-1989

8

36

Misc. Organizations, S-T, 1977-1990

8

37

Misc. Organizations, U-Z, 1986-1990

8

38