Finding Aid to the Elbert Kenneth Saxmann Photograph Collection, 1942-1969, PP315

Finding Aid to the Elbert Kenneth Saxmann Photograph Collection, 1942-1969, PP315

H. Furlong Baldwin Library, Maryland Historical Society

 

Collection summary

Title

Elbert Kenneth Saxmann  Photograph Collection

Creator

Saxmann, Elbert Kenneth

Call Number

PP315

Inclusive dates

1942-1969

Bulk dates

1942-1944; 1969

Extent

1 Box

Abstract

Photographs taken by or pertaining to Elbert K. Saxmann’s life.

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

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

Provenance

Gift of George and Barbara Whitehead, April 23rd, 2012.

Accession number

2012-002-LIB

Processing note

Processed by Margaret McCready, July 2016

Biographical Note

Corporal Elbert K. Saxmann was born in Iowa on November 14th, 1919. He fought in the Second World War, and was in active service from January 29th 1942 to December 5th, 1945, discharged honorably. He fought first in the 97th Chemical Composite Company, and then the Alaskan Wing Air Transport Command starting in January 1944.

Scope and Content

This collection is organized within one box with four separate folders pertaining to four separate series. The series include landscape photos, military photos, unidentified family shots, and identified photos (either by date or name). Related documents and ephemera housed the Elbert Kenneth Saxmann Manuscript Collection, 1926-1963, MS3101.

Container List

Description

Date

Image Id #

Box

Series I: Landscape Photos

 

 

 

Unidentified commercial building

November, 1969

PP315.1

1

Unidentified drive through commercial building

November, 1969

PP315.2

 1

Unidentified trailer

November, 1969

PP315.3

 1

Unidentified apartment complex and car

November, 1969

PP315.4

 1

Unidentified Building

November, 1969

PP315.5

 1

Unidentified apartment complex through trees

November, 1969

PP315.6

 1

Trees

November, 1969

PP315.7

 1

Unidentified apartment complex

November, 1969

PP315.8

 1

Unidentified apartment complex through trees

November, 1969

PP315.9

 1

Unidentified apartment complex

November, 1969

PP315.10

 1

Unidentified apartment complex

Not Dated

PP315.11

 1

 Pool and Pool house

Not Dated

PP315.12

 1

Unidentified apartment complex and cars

Not Dated

PP315.13

 1

Unidentified apartment 3104

Not Dated

PP315.14

 1

Unidentified apartment 3104

Not Dated

PP315.15

 1

Pool and Pool house

Not Dated

PP315.16

 1

Pool and Pool house

Not Dated

PP315.17

 1

Pool and Pool house

Not Dated

PP315.18

 1

Series II: Military Photos

 

 

 

Elbert K. Saxmann[?]

Not Dated

PP315.19

1

"This is your picture painted by your grandad at the age of 82 years, I used indoor light with outdoor film will take a good one for you later;" Painting of Elbert K. Saxmann.

Not Dated

PP315.20

1

Unidentified man in uniform, possibly Elbert K. Saxmann

Not Dated

PP315.21

1

Unidentified man in uniform, possibly Elbert K. Saxmann

Not Dated

PP315.22

1

Man in Military Uniform standing arm in arm with a woman

Not Dated

PP315.23

1

Blurry photo of a man in uniform

Not Dated

PP315.24

1

Blurry photo of a man in uniform

Not Dated

PP315.25

1

Blurry photo of two men in uniform with an older man in civilian clothing

Not Dated

PP315.26

1

Blurry photo of two men in uniform

Not Dated

PP315.27

1

Blurry photo of three men in uniform

Not Dated

PP315.28

1

An unidentified man in heavy coat and scarf

Not Dated

PP315.29

1

Series III: Unidentified Family

 

 

 

Two women sitting in the grass

Not Dated

PP315.30

1

Unidentified woman outdoors

Not Dated

PP315.31

1

Man standing by a car

Not Dated

PP315.32

1

Unidentified woman playing piano

Not Dated

PP315.33

1

Blurry photo of a group of four people.

Not Dated

PP315.34

1

A wife and husband, older woman, and two children sitting in the grass.

Not Dated

PP315.35

1

Three men in suits standing in front of a house

Not Dated

PP315.36

1

A family in a crowd

Not Dated

PP315.37

1

An older woman standing in front of a house

Not Dated

PP315.38

1

Two children standing in front of a house

Not Dated

PP315.39

1

Two smiling women sitting in the grass

Not Dated

PP315.40

1

A smiling woman

Not Dated

PP315.41

1

Family eating a meal outside at a long table

Not Dated

PP315.42

1

Two women outside In a crowd

Not Dated

PP315.43

1

A man and two women standing in front of a window

Not Dated

PP315.44

1

A family sitting in the grass

Not Dated

PP315.45

1

Blurry photo of two men and two women standing in front of a window

Not Dated

PP315.46

1

A woman with glasses, duplicate included

Not Dated

PP315.47

1

Blurry photo of an old man and woman

Not Dated

PP315.48

1

An old man standing in front of apartment 3104

Not Dated

PP315.49

1

An old man standing in front of apartment 3104

Not Dated

PP315.50

1

An old man standing in front of apartment 3104

Not Dated

PP315.51

1

An old man standing in front of apartment 3104

Not Dated

PP315.52

1

An old man standing in front of apartment 3104

Not Dated

PP315.53

1

An old man standing in front of apartment 3104

Not Dated

PP315.54

1

An old man standing in front of an unidentified apartment building in the parking lot

Not Dated

PP315.55

1

An old man standing in front of an unidentified apartment building in the parking lot

Not Dated

PP315.56

1

An old man standing in front of an unidentified apartment building in the parking lot

Not Dated

PP315.57

1

An old man standing in front of an unidentified apartment building holding a laundry basket

Not Dated

PP315.58

1

Children and mother in front of a house with a man on the ladder in background

Not Dated

PP315.59

1

Blurry photo of three men and two women standing outside

Not Dated

PP315.60

1

Blurry photo of three men and a woman in a corn field[?]

Not Dated

PP315.61

1

Series IV: Indentified photos (Family, dates)

 

 

 

"Eleanor"

Not Dated

PP315.62

1

"Hendricksonville, N.C. Marion June Saxmann" graduation photo

Not Dated

PP315.63

1

"Bob"

Not Dated

PP315.64

1

"Roberta"

Not Dated

PP315.65

1

"Curtiss Saxmann Series 4: Indentified photos (Family, dates)"

Not Dated

PP315.66

1

"Brenda Lee/eke, 13 WJZ TV Television Hill Baltimore 11, MD"

Not Dated

PP315.67

1

"Doris Bumka Summit & Smithwood Ave Catonsville Maryland"

September 9th, 1942

PP315.68

1

"Mary Alice Moore, Easter Sunday, 1943.'So What'"

April, 1943

PP315.69

1

"Always, Jab Hunter" Signed photo

Not Dated

PP315.70

1

"Lt. D. H. Melaney and his mother, Pittsburgh, PA"

September 17th, 1944

PP315.71

1

Unidentified smiling man

February 3rd, 1958

PP315.72

1

"Christmas 1941" Photo of a large family sitting on the porch of a house

December 25th, 1941

PP315.73

1

"July 1942" Photo of two women standing outside with man lunging into photo

July, 1942

PP315.74

1

"Hdqts Co, 3rd Battalion + Signal Corps Members, Receiving instructions from S/Sgt H. Dwight Saxmann on transmitter & Receiving set Camp O'Connor Ft. George Meade (Baltimore American Sunday July 25th)"

1940-1945

PP315.75

1

"Gas mask training"

Not Dated

PP315.76

1

"Gloria Alma Milton H. Dwight's Family Dwight (Doc) is my brother.

Not Dated

PP315.77

1

"In front: David and Kenneth, in rear: Susie, Al and Dot Maksman, 1954"

 

PP315.78

1

"E. Kenneth Saxmann 2109 Windsor Ave Baltimore 17 Maryland" Group Photo

Not Dated

PP315.79

1

 

 

 

 

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