Jay Family Photograph Collection, PP257

Finding Aid to the Jay Family Photograph Collection, PP157

H. Furlong Baldwin Library, Maryland Historical Society

Collection summary

Title

Jay Family Photograph Collection

Creator

unknown

Call number

PP289

Inclusive dates

Ca 1850s – 1890s; 1895

Bulk dates

Ca 1850s – 1890s

Extent

1 box; 9 photographs

Abstract

This collection contains nine photographs related to the Jay family of Maryland. The photographs in this collection were transferred from MS 1828, Jay Manuscript Collection.

Related Collections

MS 1828, Jay Manuscript Collection

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

Gift of Mrs. Clarence H. Taliaferro, Mrs. Herman A. Hoblemann, Mrs. Frederick H. Henninghausen, Summer, 1970.

Processing note

Processing begun by Judith Hallfrisch, 2011; Processing completed by Damon Talbot, May 2014.

Scope and Content

The collection contains 9 photographs of members of the Jay, Hood and Griffith family and one image of Maryland actor Edwin Booth.

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Container List

Description

Date

Photographer

Format

Image ID

Box

Unidentified woman

ca 1850s - 1890s

unknown

Tintype

PP257.01

1

John Jay, Swansbury, Harford County, Maryland

ca 1850s - 1890s

Jas. S. Cummins Photographic Studio, N. Charles Street, Baltimore, Md

Cabinet Card

PP257.02

1

Mrs. John Jay, Swansbury, Harford County, Maryland

ca 1850s - 1890s

Jas. S. Cummins Photographic Studio, N. Charles Street, Baltimore, Md

Cabinet Card

PP257.03

1

Nina Agnes Hood

ca 1850s - 1890s

W.A. Reed's Photographic, No. 78 Dauphin Street, Mobile, Alabama

Cabinet Card

PP257.04

1

Olivia Jay Hood

ca 1850s - 1890s

W.A. Reed's Photographic, No. 78 Dauphin Street, Mobile, Alabama

Cabinet Card

PP257.05

1

Longfellow's Residence, Cambridge, Massachusetts

1885

unknown

Cabinet Card

PP257.06

1

Cousin "Pink" Griffith? Of Bel Air

ca 1850s - 1890s

Clinedinst Photo. Co., Baltimore, Md

Cabinet Card

PP257.07

1

Edwin Booth

ca 1850s - 1890s

Studio at 87 Union Square, New York City

Cabinet Card

PP257.08

1

Alice Mary Jay, daughter of John and Mary Jay of Swansbury, Harford County, Maryland

ca 1850s - 1890s

J. Holyland

Carte de Visite

PP257.09

1

Games