Clayton-Evans Family Photograph Collection, PP261

Finding Aid to the Clayton-Evans Family Photograph Collection, PP261

H. Furlong Baldwin Library, Maryland Historical Society

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Collection summary 

Title

Clayton-Evans Family Photograph Collection

Call number

PP261

Inclusive dates

Ca 1850s – ca 1902

Extent

2 boxes

Abstract

This collection consists of 52 photographs related to the Clayton-Evans families of Eastern Maryland and Northern Delaware.

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 the public without restrictions.

Use restrictions

For information about how to purchase digital reproductions and for permission information, please visit the Rights and Reproductions page

Provenance

Gift of Barbara C. Rex, Rex family, 1999

Accession number

2012-146-LIB

Processing note

Processed by Damon Talbot, March 2017

 Related Collections

 MS 3097, Clayton-Evans Family Papers

Biographical Note

The Clayton-Evans family lived scattered across the Maryland-Delaware state line. The family held strong military traditions with their most famous member Amos Alexander Evans serving as the Surgeon General aboard the USS Constitution during the War of 1812.

Scope and Content

The Clayton-Evans Family Photograph Collection consists of two boxes of 52 photographs of members of the Clayton-Evans family, dating ca 1850s – ca 1902. There are also some photographs of the U.S.S. Constitution in Boston. The images include cased photographs – daguerreotypes and ambrotypes or tintypes – matted prints, carte de visites, and cabinet cards.

Container List

Description

Date

Photographer

Format

Image ID

Box

 

 

 

 

 

 

B.L. Brocke

ca 1850s - 1860s

Unidentified

Daguerreotype

PP261.01

Box 1

Mary Brocke

ca 1850s - 1860s

Unidentified

Daguerreotype

PP261.02

Box 1

M.B. Brocke

ca 1850s - 1860s

Unidentified

Daguerreotype

PP261.03

Box 1

J.N. Brown

ca 1850s - 1860s

Unidentified

Daguerreotype

PP261.04

Box 1

John W. Brown

not dated

Unidentified

Ambrotype [case can't be opened]

PP261.05

Box 1

Mary Evans Clayton (married James White Clayton)

ca 1850s - 1860s

Unidentified

Daguerreotype

PP261.06

Box 1

Mary Evans Clayton or Barbara L. Clayton [?]

ca 1850s - 1860s

Unidentified

Daguerreotype

PP261.07

Box 1

Mother of Helen Brown Clayton

not dated

Unidentified

Cased Photograph (print)

PP261.08

Box 1

Mrs. John L. Clayton

ca 1850s - 1860s

Unidentified

Daguerreotype

PP261.09

Box 1

Unidentified man

ca 1850s - 1860s

Unidentified

Daguerreotype

PP261.10

Box 1

Unidentified man [Damaged -  fragile]

not dated

Unidentified

Ambrotype or tintype

PP261.11

Box 1

Unidentified man

not dated

Unidentified

Framed Carte de Visite

PP261.12

Box 1

Unidentified woman

not dated

Unidentified

Ambrotype or tintype

PP261.13

Box 1

Unidentified woman

ca 1850s - 1860s

Unidentified

Daguerreotype

PP261.14

Box 1

Unidentified woman

ca 1850s - 1860s

Unidentified

Daguerreotype

PP261.15

Box 1

Unidentified boys [Damaged -  fragile]

not dated

Unidentified

Ambrotype or tintype

PP261.16

Box 1

Unidentified Children [Damaged - fragile]

ca 1850s - 1860s

Unidentified

Daguerreotype

PP261.17

Box 1

Ann Lowe, nurse for Paul [Clayton?]

ca 1894-1901

Mrs. William C. (Dora) Russell, Baltimore

Cabinet Card

PP261.18

Box 2

Dr. Henry K. Oliver of Boston, Massachusetts, Uncle of Mary Evans (Clayton)

before 1902

Unidentified

Cabinet Card

PP261.19

Box 2

Helen Brown Clayton and Daughter Mary (grandmother to T. & B. Rex)

not dated

Phillip's, Philadelphia

Cabinet Card

PP261.20

Box 2

Alexander Evans

ca 1880s - 1890s

N.H. Busey, Baltimore

Cabinet Card

PP261.21

Box 2

A. W. Evans

ca 1864 - 1872

Bendann Bros, Baltimore

Carte de Visite

PP261.22

Box 2

Paul Clayton taken the day he was four months old

ca 1864 - 1872

Bendann Bros, Baltimore

Carte de Visite

PP261.23

Box 2

Paul Clayton (child)

ca 1864 - 1870s

Frederick & O'Neill, New York

Carte de Visite

PP261.24

Box 2

Paul Clayton

ca 1880s

Korning, Philadelphia

Cabinet Card

PP261.25

Box 2

Paul Clayton

ca 1882-1886

Blessing & Kuhn, Baltimore

Cabinet Card

PP261.26

Box 2

Paul Clayton

ca 1882-1886

Blessing & Kuhn, Baltimore

Cabinet Card

PP261.27

Box 2

Paul Clayton

after 1886

Gehrig and Windeatt, Chicago

Cabinet Card

PP261.28

Box 2

Paul Clayton

after 1886

Gehrig and Windeatt, Chicago

Cabinet Card

PP261.29

Box 2

Paul Clayton

after 1886

Gehrig and Windeatt, Chicago

Cabinet Card

PP261.30

Box 2

James W. Clayton

ca 1870s - 1890

N.H. Busey, Baltimore

Carte de Visite

PP261.31

Box 2

Dr. A. A. Evans, grandfather of Paul Clayton

not dated

Brady, Washington

Carte de Visite

PP261.32

Box 2

Dr. A. A. Evans, grandfather of Paul Clayton

not dated

J.W. Knight, Elkton, MD

Cabinet Card

PP261.33

Box 2

Dr. A. A. Evans, grandfather of Paul Clayton

not dated

J. Paul Brown, Wilmington, DE

Cabinet Card

PP261.34

Box 2

E.M. Clayton, grandmother of Paul Clayton

ca 1882-1883

Clinedinst, Baltimore

Cabinet Card

PP261.35

Box 2

Mary Evans, grandmother of Paul Clayton, died July 13, 1875

ca 1873-1874

N.H. Busey, Baltimore

Cabinet Card

PP261.36

Box 2

Mrs. Helen Clayton and baby, x-mas 1895 (Helen Brown Clayton and Mary Clayton (Earle)

1895

Phillip's, Philadelphia

Cabinet Card

PP261.37

Box 2

Mrs. Helen Clayton and baby, x-mas 1895 (Helen Brown Clayton and Mary Clayton (Earle)

1895

Phillip's, Philadelphia

Cabinet Card

PP261.38

Box 2

Helen Brown Clayton and daughter Barbara on shipboard to Europe

ca 1890s

Unidentified

Matted print

PP261.39

Box 2

Mr. and Mrs. Clayton, Ellen, Julius and Paul

ca 1890s

Scott, Chicago

Cabinet Card

PP261.40

Box 2

Mary Clayton (Earle)

ca late 1880s, early 1890s

Phillip's, Philadelphia

Cabinet Card

PP261.41

Box 2

Mary Clayton (Earle)

ca late 1880s, early 1890s

Phillip's, Philadelphia

Cabinet Card

PP261.42

Box 2

Mary Clayton (Earle)

ca late 1880s, early 1890s

Phillip's, Philadelphia

Cabinet Card

PP261.43

Box 2

Mary Clayton (Earle) and dog

ca late 1880s, early 1890s

Unidentified

Matted print

PP261.44

Box 2

Paul Brown

not dated

L. Alman & Co., New York

Matted print

PP261.45

Box 2

Unidentified man

1880s

Gilbert and Bacon, Philadelphia

Boudoir Card

PP261.46

Box 2

U.S.S. Constitution [includes note]

1904 - 1905

Dr. H.K. Oliver

Prints

PP261.47 - .50

Box 2

Dr. A. A. Evans, grandfather of Paul Clayton

not dated

Unidentified

Framed print

PP261.51

Box 2

Unidentified boys [Damaged -  fragile]

ca 1850s - 1860s

Unidentified

Daguerreotype

PP261.52

Box 2

Games