Political and Presidential Ephemera Collection, 1786-2001, MS 3126 , Boxes 1-3

Container List, Boxes 1-3

*This collection of 1,250 pieces of orphaned ephemera was recovered by the National Archives and Records Administration in 2011 after a major theft.The provenance of these remaining orphaned items was never fully traced. If your institution believes any item from this finding aid was taken from your holdings please contact specialcollections@mdhs.org

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Box #

Folder #

YEAR

DESCRIPTION

NARA#

1

1

1899

Army vs Navy Football Game ticket with accompanying card, 1899

45

1

2

1929

Navy Football schedule, 1929

46

1

3

1929

3 tickets to Navy Football games, 1929

47

1

4

1957

Admission card to Inauguration Ceremonies at the U.S. Capitol, 1957

333

1

5

1970

Invitation to see Richard M. Nixon Speak in behalf of Congressman George Bush, Candidate for U.S. Senate, and Paul W. Eggers, Candidate for Governor at Gregg County Airport, October 28, 1970

448

1

6

1962

Invitation to Washington, DC premiere of Otto Preminger's Advise & Consent. From White House News Photographers' Association to William K. Smythe, 1962.

455

1

7

1981

Invitation from Ronald Reagan to barbeque for visit of Jose Lopez Portillo, President of Mexico, at Camp David, June 8, 1981

468

1

8

no date

several pieces of telegram The White House Washington note paper.  Top sheet has the note in pencil "Miss Farr Looks unrepression will never end EW[?]"

547

1

9

no date

Invitation ot Jubilee Banquet Metropolitan Hotel, New York

556

1

10

1958

Meet the Press program for November 9, 1958, Senator John F. Kennedy, guest

571

1

11

1968

1968 Democratic Congressional Dinner for Lyndon B. Johnson and Hubert H. Humphrey

572

1

12

1968

Invitation to The National Salute to Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey dinner, Washington DC, includes invitation and card and envelope

580

1

13

1976

Invitation and other documents relating to Gerald Ford and Bob Dole victory Celebration at the Sheraton Ballroom in Washington DC

582

1

14

1985

Invitation, ticket, 2 envelopes for Michael Deaver to attend the Gala Performance Grand Theatrer Quebec City, for President and Mrs. Ronald Reagan and Mr. and Mrs. Brian Mulroney (Canada)

588

1

15

1974

Name card and gate pass for Hon. Theodore R. McKeldin to attend the 12/19/1974 "To Fulfill These Rights" White House Conference

627

1

16

no date

Mr. Madison requests the pleasure of XX company to dinner

778

1

17

1864

Invitation to Mr. and Madame Berghmandinner, February 4 from The President and Mrs. Lincoln

793

1

18

1865

Invitation to Mr. and Madame Berghman for dinner, January 25 from Abraham Lincoln

794

1

19

1865

Poem written for President Lincoln's funeral

1330

1

20

1865

Clipping for an extra edition of Guardian announcing President Abraham Lincoln's death

1331

1

21

1872

National Democratic Convention July 9th

1683

1

22

1872

National Democratic Convention July 9th

1684

1

23

1892

National Democratic Convention Sergeant at Arms

1692

1

24

1932

Democratic National Convention No. 622 special Appointee

1693

1

25

1912

Democratic National Convention Appointee's Ticket for John Hughes

1696

1

26

1924

Presidential Notification Calvin Coolidge

1700

1

27

 

Baltimore National Democratic Convention Delegate's Ticket

1709

1

28

1910

Invitation to the Young Men's Republican Club's New Year's Reception

1716

1

29

no date

Two blank cards "This is to certify that    is an offical member of the United States Delegation

1740

1

30

no date

"Best wishes" card from President and Mrs. Bush

2081

1

31

1929

Mrs. Karl Klemm's Musicale, Washington DC

2676

1

32

no date

Blank card: Republican National Committee, George Bush Chairman

2692

1

33

1942

Reception for Fiftieth Anniversary of the Capital YachtClub (2 invitations)

2698

1

34

1919

Memorial of Theodore Roosevelt - program of arrangments

2722

1

35

1919

Invitation to the Memorial Services for Theodore Roosevelt for Senator Wansworth and envelope

2723

1

36

no date

Small card - Schuyler Colfax

2742

1

37

ca. 1935

Small calling card style card - Autograph of the Secretary of the Interior [signed] Harold Ickes

2743

1

38

ca. 1946

small calling card style card - Autograph of the Secretary of the Interior [signed] J. A. Krug

2744

1

39

1865

Invitation to services in memory of President Abraham Lincoln, Faneuil Hall, Boston, April 17 from the Committee of Arrangements

2834

1

40

1865

Official arrangements at Washington for funeral solemnities of late Abraham Lincoln

2835

1

41

1865

General orders, No. 66 announcing death of Abraham Lincoln, April 16, 1865 from the War Department, Adjutant General's Offic

2836

1

42

1865

Order of the Procession for Abraham Lincoln's funeral

2837

1

43

1891

Abraham Lincoln Souvenir, copy of program from Ford's Theatre, April 14, 1865

2838

1

44

no date

Photograph of a Abraham Lincoln memorial

2839

1

45

1865

Admission ticket to Executive Mansion, April 19, 1865, Abraham Lincoln

2840

1

46

1865

Admission ticket to Executive Mansion, April 19, 1865, Abraham Lincoln

2841

1

47

1936

Menu and tickets (tables 9 and 29) for Jackson Day Dinner, Mayflower Hotel, January 8, 1936

2870

1

48

1971

Program for wedding of Patricia Nixon to Edward Finch Cox, June 12, 1971

2891

1

49

ca. 1987

Invitation to wedding of Dorothy Walker (daughter of Vice President George H. W. and Mrs. Bush) and Mr. William Heekin LeBlond

2897

1

50

1924

Card from memorial service of Warren G. Harding held on 2/27/1924

2947

1

51

1921

Two gallery passes for the 1/9/1921 joint session of Congress

2953

1

52

1881

Speaker's pass to the House of Representatives on 2/8/1881

2954

1

53

1879

Pass to the floor of the House of Representatives dated 2/7/1879 for Hon. Henry D. McHenry

2955

1

54

1877

Pass for the January 1877 session of the House of Representatives

2956

1

55

1917

House of Representatives gallery pass of 12/4/1917

2957

1

56

1888

Attached (with ribbon) passes to the House of Representatives gallery, Senate chamber, and possibly the Cabinet meeting at The White House on 11/3/1888

2959

1

57

1935

"Any courtesy you may extend to Miss C. Van Slyke will be appreciated" card dated 4/13/1935 from House of Representatives

2964

1

58

1999

Pass to the Senate Family Gallery to attend to the Impeachment Trial of the President of the United States (106th Congress, First Session) Bill Clinton

2968

1

59

1999

Pass to the Senate Press Gallery to attend to the Impeachment Trial of the President of the United States (106th Congress, First Session)  Bill Clinton

2969

1

60

1999

Pass to the Senate Diplomatic Gallery to attend to the Impeachment Trial of the President of the United States (106th Congress, First Session)  Bill Clinton

2970

1

61

1999

Pass to the Senate  Gallery to attend to the Impeachment Trial of the President of the United States (106th Congress, First Session)  Bill Clinton

2971

1

62

1999

Pass to the Senate  Gallery to attend to the Impeachment Trial of the President of the United States (106th Congress, First Session)  Bill Clinton

2972

1

63

no date

Ticket stub for U.S. Senate

2976

1

64

1868

Pass to Senate Gallery to attend the Impeachment of President Andrew Johnson dated 4/17/1868

2980

1

65

1868

Pass to Senate Gallery to attend the Impeachment of President Andrew Johnson dated 3/30/1868

2981

1

66

1868

Pass to Senate Gallery to attend the Impeachment of President Andrew Johnson dated 3/24/1868

2982

1

67

1868

Pass to Senate Gallery to attend the Impeachment of President Andrew Johnson dated 3/31/1868 (with ticket stub)

2983

1

68

1868

Pass to Senate Gallery to attend the Impeachment of President Andrew Johnson dated 5/18/1868 (with ticket stub)

2984

1

69

1868

Pass to Senate Gallery to attend the Impeachment of President Andrew Johnson dated 4/8/1868 (with ticket stub)

2987

1

70

1868

Pass to Senate Gallery to attend the Impeachment of President Andrew Johnson dated 4/7/1868 (with ticket stub)

2988

1

71

1868

Pass to Senate Gallery to attend the Impeachment of President Andrew Johnson dated 4/6/1868 (with ticket stub)

2989

1

72

1868

Pass to Senate Gallery to attend the Impeachment of President Andrew Johnson dated 4/2/1868 (with ticket stub)

2990

1

73

1868

Pass to Senate Gallery to attend the Impeachment of President Andrew Johnson dated 3/13/1868 (with ticket stub)

2991

1

74

no date

Small pennant with image of the U.S.S. "Mayflower", President's Yacht

2992

1

75

1940

Pass to Gallery of the House of Representatives for the President's Address (76th Congress, Third Session)

2993

1

76

1937

Pass to Gallery of the House of Representatives for the counting of the electoral vote for President and Vice President of the United States on 1/6/1937

2994

1

77

1937

Pass to Gallery of the House of Representatives for the opening day of the 75th Congress on 1/5/1937 (with ticket stub)

2995

2

1

1945

Ticket to the gallery of the House of Representatives March 1, 1945

2996

2

2

1945

Ticket to the gallery of the House of Representatives March 1, 1945 - with Speech of the President 1/28/1945 in pencil on the back

2997

2

3

1865

Funeral address delivered at the burial of President Abraham Lincoln at Springfield,  Illinois

3012

2

4

1968

The Mass on the Day of Burial for Robert Francis Kennedy

3013

2

5

1969

Funeral Service for the Honorable Dwight David Eisenhower

3014

2

6

1972

Memorial Service for the Honorable Harry S Truman

3015

2

7

1952

Invitation to Vice President and Mrs. Barkley's daughter Anne Carleton Hadley's wedding

3036

2

8

1952

Envelope with The White House return address - addressed to Bennett Champ Clark

3037

2

9

1914

Envelope addressed to Read Admiral and Mrs. Victor Plue

3045

2

10

 

Envelope with The White House return address - addressed to Honorable and Mrs. William S. Howard, House of Representatives

3046

2

11

 

envelope addressed to Hon. And Mrs. Oscar W. Swift

3058

2

12

1915

Mr. Woodrow Wilson and Mrs. Norman Halt nee Edith Bolling announce their marriage

3059

2

13

1913

The President and Mrs. Wilson have the pleasure of announcing the marriage of their daughter Jessie Woodrow to Mr. Francis Bowes Sayre

3060

2

14

1914

The President and Mrs. Wilson have the pleasure of announcing the marriage of their daughter Eleanor Randolph to Mr. William Gibbs McAdoo

3061

2

15

1914

The President and Mrs. Wilson have the pleasure of announcing the marriage of their daughter Eleanor Randolph to Mr. William Gibbs McAdoo

3062

2

16

 

Letter to Mrs. Garfield from Edith Kervis Roosents (?)

3137

2

17

1870

Letter from the Secretary of War to Senator D.D. Pratt regarding the claim of Solomon Stoves for propertyin Alexandria, Virginia

3206

2

18

 

Blank envelope with Presiden't Private Files written on it

3207

2

19

1919

Invitation to the wedding of Orville Wright's daughter Catherine to Frederick Stockham Donnelly in Baltimore, Maryland

3280

2

20

1900

Program o the Centennial Celebration of the Establishment of the Seat of Government in the District of Columbia, Washington City - all program plus loose pages

3290

2

21

 

Invitation to meet The President and Barnum's Hotel to Mayor Chapman

3383

2

22

1959

Invitation to the National Lincoln Sesquicentennial Dinner commemorating the 150th anniversary the birth of Abraham Lincoln

3410

2

23

1881

Complimentary to the Hon. Ferdinad C. Latrobe by the Merchants of Baltimore City, printed on fabric

3470

2

24

1936

GPO Publication: Revised Appendixes to letter from The Commissioner of the Immigration and Naturalization Service to the Chairman of the Committee on Immigration Transmitting a Memorandum on H.R. 8163 and S. 2969

3573

2

25

1935

GPO Publication: Letter from The Commissioner of the Immigration and Naturalization Service to the Chairman of the Committee on Immigration Transmitting a Memorandum on H.R. 8163 and S. 2969

3574

2

26

1913

International Congress of Historical Studies 1913 Dinner Hotel Cecil

3603

2

27

1839

Colt's Ball Annapolis

3619

2

28

1836

Colt's Ball Annapolis

3620

2

29

1898

Banquet tendered by The Crown Cork and Seal Company of Baltimore and the members of the American Bottlers' Protective Association

3692

2

30

1881

Annual Banquet of The Press Association of Baltimore Eutaw House Feb. 12th 1881

3694

2

31

1818

Invitation to Baltimore Dancing Assemblies for the season

3711

2

32

1836-1837

Ticket for Baltimore Assemblies to Mr. W. H. De C. Wright

3712

2

33

 

Admission card for Baltimore Dancing Assembly

3713

2

34

 

Card for Baltimore Dancing Assembly

3714

2

35

 

Two blank invitations to Elkridge Agricultural Club dinners

3715

2

36

1870

Blank invitation to the Baltimore Assembly

3716

2

37

1895

Admission card to Celebration of the Victory of 5th November, 1895 by the 10th Ward Republican Clubof Mayor Alceaus Hooper

3717

2

38

 

Advertisement for David Field, working brazier

3725

2

39

 

Advertisement for Baths at the Royal Bagnio in London

3726

2

40

 

Artifact with "Menu" but only has an image of young men playing rugby

3745

2

41

 

Invitation to Miss McLaughlin's Juvenile Dancing Class lawn party

3770

2

42

1932

Card for 26th Annual Lyric Meeting held on 1/31/1932

3786

2

43

1909

Postcard about the status of the account. Virginia Pulaski, Baltimore Chewing Gum Company

3788

2

44

1873

Card for First Annual Soiree of Goodwill Council, No. 32

3792

2

45

1987

Blank ticket to the Senate Chamber

3801

2

46

1876

small blue ticket - Admit the Bearer to Reviewing Stand July 4th 1876

3894

2

47

 

Card for American Jockey Club Grand Stand

3906

2

48

1886

Reception card for Grace Baptist Church

3919

2

49

1854

Lady's invitation to French Benevolent Society's 7th Annual Ball on 1/26/1854

3920

2

50

 

Card for Biennial Oration before the Philomathean Society by Henry D. Gilpin, Esq.

3921

2

51

1921

Ribbon from the Hunting Park Section from 4th of July event

3944

2

52

 

Admission card for a Gentleman and two Ladies to the Congress Hall Hop

3954

2

53

1859

Invitation to ball in honor of Lord and Lady Napier at Willard's on 2/17/1859

4046

2

54

1935

Document with image of the Charter Oak and "The Prayer of the Tree"

4084

2

55

1823

Invitation to visit on the evening of 1/8/1824,  President John Quincey Adams

4087

2

56

1911

Invitation to celebrate the recent Democratic victories at the Lyric Theatre in Baltimore on 1/17/1911 from The Jackson Day National Democratic Celebration Committee

4118

2

57

 

Information card for banquet admission

4119

2

58

1912

Resembles a dollar bill with images of Theodore Roosevelt and  Hiram W. Johnson - Progressive Party "Pass Prosperity Around" Charter Membership Certificate 1912 Campaign This is a Receipt for one dollar contributed to the campaign fund of the Progressive party.

4130

2

59

1912

Pamphlet (brown) of "Statistics and Information for Voters" compliments of The Commonwealth Bank, Baltimore

4185

2

60

1912

Pamphlet (green) of "Statistics and Information for Voters" compliments of The Commonwealth Bank, Baltimore

4186

2

61

 

Tuck's Post Card of Inauguration of Abraham Lincoln

4204

2

62

1909

Drawing Room Club Seventh Season Second Night at Walker's

4229

2

63

1912

menu/program Drawing Room Thanksgiving Greetings

4231

2

64

1858

Banquet of Hon, Thos. Swann, Mayor of Baltimore in honor of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

4257

2

65

1889

3 invitations from Arthur E. Bateman on board the yacht Meteor.

4314

2

66

1889

2 tickets to Centennial Celebration of the Inanuguration of George Washington as President of the United States naval display Steamer Eustin Wiman

4316

2

67

1889

4 tickets to Centennial Celebration of George Washington Innauguration on board Steamer Sirus at Elizabeth NJ

4317

2

68

 

Menu aboard the transfer steamer Maryland

4335

2

69

1899

Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Train Schedule

4377

2

70

1965

Thank you note for birthday greetings from Lyndon B. Johnson

460

2

71

 

invitation to a small dance in honor of Miss Mary Victoria Leiter on Saturday August 24, The Whim Ledge Road, Newport, Rhode Island

2695

2

72

1897

Ticket (with ticket stub) for Lafayette Square Grand Stand on 3/4/1897

4781

3

1

1885

Two cards for inauguration ball commemorative of inauguration of Grover Cleveland and J. A. Hendricks, March 4, 1885

4555

3

2

1885

Two programs of the order of proceedings adopted by the Congressional Commission for the dedication of the Washington Monument, February 21, 1885

4556

3

3

1885

Two cards from ceremonies on the completion of the Washington Monument, Capitol, January 14, 1885

4557

3

4

1904

Invitation to meet the members of the Washington National Monument Society at luncheon, February 22, 1904

4583

3

5

 

Blank allowance request from Chairman of the Inaugural Committee

4592

3

6

1897

Souvenir program of Inaugural Ceremonies, Washington, DC, March 4, 1897 fro William McKinley

4596

3

7

1897

Souvenir program of Inaugural Ceremonies, Washington, DC, March 4, 1897 for William McKinley

4597

3

8

1897

Standard Guide Washington A Practical Handbook (McKinley Inaugural Souvenir) for William McKinley

4598

3

9

 

Admission card to the a Gallery at the immediate left of Diplomatic Gallery for the inauguration of Governor Rutherford B. Hayes

4638

3

10

 

Admission card to any section of U.S. Senate Gallery (not reserved) for the inauguration of Governor Rutherford B. Hayes

4639

3

11

 

Admission card to any section of U.S. Senate Reporters' Gallery for the inauguration of Governor Rutherford B. Hayes

4640

3

12

1877

Admission card to Gallery of the House of Representatives for the counting of the vote for President and Vice-President on 2/2/1877

4641

3

13

1877

Admission card to Gallery of the House of Representatives for the counting of the vote for President and Vice-President on 2/7/1877

4642

3

14

1877

Admission card to Gallery of the House of Representatives for the counting of the vote for President and Vice-President on 2/9/1877

4643

3

15

1877

Admission card to Gallery of the House of Representatives for the counting of the vote for President and Vice-President on 2/13/1877

4644

3

16

1877

Admission card to Gallery of the House of Representatives for the counting of the vote for President and Vice-President on 2/23/1877, Rutherford B. Hayes

4645

3

17

1877

Admission card to Gallery of the House of Representatives for the counting of the vote for President and Vice-President on 3/2/1877, Rutherford B. Hayes

4646

3

18

1877

Admission card to Gallery of the House of Representatives for the counting of the vote for President and Vice-President on 2/20/1877, Rutherford B. Hayes

4647

3

19

1877

Admission card to Gallery of the House of Representatives for the counting of the vote for President and Vice-President on 2/20/1877, Rutherford B. Hayes

4648

3

20

1873

Admission card for Inauguration (admisison to seat on the platform in East Capitol Park)

4652

3

21

1889

Program for Grand Promenade Concert by the Band of the United States Marine Corps on 3/5/1889

4658

3

22

 

Print of the U.S. Capitol Building

4659

3

23

 

Print of The White House

4660

3

24

 

Guide to Washington presented with the compliments of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Co.

4663

3

25

1897

Ticket (with ticket stub) from Inauguration of the President of the United States, President William M. McKinley

4672

3

26

 

Portrait

4691

3

27

1877

George Washington Birthday Party

4692

3

28

 

Print of George Washingon Inauguration

4693

3

29

 

Ticket for oration at semi-centennial anniversary of George Washingon inauguration

4694

3

30

 

Ticket for dinner at semi-centennial anniversary of George Washingon inauguration

4695

3

31

1830

George Washington's Birth Night Ball

4696

3

32

 

Third regiment, NY Artillery ball

4697

3

33

 

George Washington's Birth Night Ball

4698

3

34

1842

George Washington's birth day ball

4699

3

35

 

Inauguration ball

4700

3

36

1817

Full issue of Niles' Weekly Register, Baltimore

4703

3

37

 

Thomas Jefferson's birth ball - in color

4705

3

38

 

Embossed gold eagle on red background

4707

3

39

1905

Washington Post request for description of dress to be worn at inaugural ball

4709

3

40

1905

Republican Club of Pittsburgh dinner

4710

3

41

1905

Inaugural grand concert, Theodore Roosevelt

4711

3

42

1905

Theodore Roosevelt inauguration

4712

3

43

 

Small portrait of Theodore Roosevelt

4713

3

44

 

Small portrait of Theodore Roosevelt's Vice President

4714

3

45

1905

Admittance by Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Committee to concerts, Wash. DC

4715

3

46

1905

Inauguration ticket for Theodore Roosevelt

4716

3

47

 

Inaugural ball ticket

4717

3

48

1905

Inaugural ball invitation

4718

3

49

 

Envelope addressed to Mrs. Roosevelt

4719

3

50

 

Seeking undisclosed response to the Sec. of the President

4720

3

51

1905

Theodore Roosevelt presidential invite to luncheon

4721

3

52

1905

Treasury Department day pass

4722

3

53

1905

The Vice President on the front and Charles W. Fairbanks, with date, on the back

4723

3

54

1905

Inauguration reception by the National Women's Republican Association

4724

3

55

1905

Ticket to Theodore Roosevelt inaugural parade

4725

3

56

1905

Ticket to Theodore Roosevelt inaugural parade

4726

3

57

1905

Ticket to Senate Annex

4727

3

58

 

Addressed to William M Stuart

4728

3

59

 

Entry ticket to the Senate Gallery

4729

3

60

 

Instructions for distributing tickets before an unidentified event

4730

3

61

 

"U.S Capital, East Door, Under Portico Senate Wing, 112"

4731

3

62

 

Instructions for moving and parking carriages around capitol grounds

4732

3

63

1905

Ticket for Platform 'A' during Theodore Roosevelt Inauguration Ceremonies

4733