Katherine Poole Photograph Collection, PP210

Finding Aid to the Katherine Poole Photograph Collection, PP210

H. Furlong Baldwin Library, Maryland Historical Society

Collection summary


Katherine Poole Photograph Collection


Katherine Poole

Call number


Inclusive dates

Ca 1870-1900


1 box (housed with PP 207 & PP208); 2 items transferred to Cased Photograph Collection.


This Collection consists of nineteenth century photographs taken by Maryland area photographers collected by the donor.

Administrative summary


H. Furlong Baldwin Library

Maryland Historical Society

201 W. Monument St.

Baltimore, MD 21201



Access restrictions

Open to the public without restrictions.

Use restrictions

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Gift of Miss Katherine R. Poole, November 1978

Accession number


Processing note

Processing begun ca 1990s; processed completed by Damon Talbot, August 2014

Scope and Content

The Katherine Poole Photograph Collection consists of nineteenth century photographs collected by the donor. The items were donated at the request of MdHS curator, Lynn Cox, who was assembling photographs with Maryland photographer identifications. Two tintypes, listed below, were transferred to the Cased Photograph Collection.

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Container List


Cartes de visite of women


Beyerly Photographer, 29 North Market St., Frederick, Md.; Bachrach, N.E. corner of Eutaw & Lexington Sts.; Norval H. Busey (2) corner of Charles & Fayette Sts; 46 North Charles St.; Unidentified (name under photo), Baltimore. Washington; I.M. Van Wagner, 468 W. Baltimore St ("For Emma yours fondly K.T.L"); W. Getz, 103 W. Baltimore St.; C. M. Bell 459‑461 Penn. Ave, Washington, D.C; M. P. Rice, A. J. Rice, 1217‑1219 Penna. Ave., Washington, D.C.;  J. B. Gibson, Coatesville, PA; Ulke Bros., 111l Penna. Ave., Washington, D.C., 1873 (identified as Ida Fechtig of Leesburg, VA,later Mrs. Lutz.); Mary C. Morehead, Feb 1870. Photographer: Abbott's Gallery, Jackson, C. H.


Cabinet Photographs of men


Cummins ‑ No. 7 N. Charles St.; R. Holyland ‑ 23 W. Balto. St.; W. Getz ‑ 210 N. Charles St.

4) Johnson ‑ 809 Penn. Ave Washington, D.C; [William Riggs] Photographer: Richard Walzl‑ 205 W. Balto. St.;[Frank Walsh] Photographer: W. Getz, 42 N. Charles St.;  John C. Hemmeter, M.D. and W. J. Jones, M.D., 1884 Photographer: W. Getz,  42 N. Charles St., Baltimore


Cabinet Photographs of women


Paris, SW corner of Baltimore & Charles;  Merritt [&] Van Wagner, 925 Penn Ave., Wash., D.C.; Charles Parker, 477 Penn. Ave. Wash, D.C.;  Boyce, 113 F St., Washington, D.C.;  G. W. Davis (2) 925 Pennsylvania Ave., Washington, D.C, and 827 Broad St., Richmond; George Prince ‑ Penn. Ave & 11th St. Washington, D.C.

CSPH 562 – 563

Tintypes of unidentified girl and woman

Photographer: W. H. Wilson, Batavia, N. Y.