William Maisel Photograph Collection, PP206

Finding Aid to the William Maisel Photograph Collection, PP206

H. Furlong Baldwin Library, Maryland Historical Society

Collection summary

Title

William Maisel Photograph Collection

Creator

William Maisel

Call number

PP206

Inclusive dates

1935-1947; not dated

Bulk dates

Ca 1935

Extent

1 box (housed with PP 205)

Abstract

William Maisel (1889-1966) worked for the Cummins and Consolidated Engineering Company. The collection contains photographs of various construction projects in Maryland including the Calvert Distillation Company, Hutzler Brothers Company, and the Hospital for Women of Maryland in Baltimore City.

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. William Maisel, 1977

 

Accession number

72069

Processing note

Processed by Damon Talbot, August 2014

Scope and Content

The William Maisel Photograph Collection consists of 390 photographs of construction projects in Maryland. The bulk of the photographs are of the Calvert Distillation Company in Relay, Maryland circa 1935. There are also images of the Hospital for Women of Maryland in Baltimore City, Edmonston Dial Center, Hutzler Brothers Company, Davison Research Lab, and a number of unidentified buildings under construction. Folder 10 contains a short biographical sketch of William Maisel, who worked for Cummins and Consolidated Engineering Corporation. 

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Container List

Description

Date

Photographer

Format

Image ID

Folder

Hospital for Women of Maryland in Baltimore City, under construction, Cummins Construction Corporation

August 2, 1939

 J.H. Schaeffer & Son, Baltimore

1 Print

PP206.1

1

Edmondson Dial Center, C&P Telephone Co., Consolidated Eng. Co. Contractors

November 19, 1947

Photo-Lite, Salisbury; J.H. Schaeffer & Son, Baltimore

5 Prints

PP206.2 - .6

2

J.S. Young Company, progress pictures

1936

unidentified

12 Prints

PP206.7 - .17

3

Unidentified building under construction

1935

unidentified

23 Prints

PP206.18 - .40

4

New building next to Baltimore Pure Rye Distillery under construction

1935

unidentified

23 Prints

PP206.41 - .63

5

Calvert Distilling Company, Relay Maryland, under construction, Engineering Construction Corporation of Baltimore

ca 1935

unidentified

313 Prints; 6 Negatives

PP206.64 - .377

6, 7, 8

Calvert Distilling Company, Relay, Maryland

not dated

unidentified

3 Prints

PP206.378 - .380

9

Davison Research Lab [Johns Hopkins Research]

not dated

unidentified

6 Prints

PP206.381 - .386

9

Hutzler Brothers Company building under construction

1935

unidentified

1 Print

PP206.387

9

Unidentified construction site

not dated

unidentified

1 Print

PP206.388

9

Unidentified construction site

August 28, 1946

 J.H. Schaeffer & Son, Baltimore

2 Prints

PP206.389 - .390

9

William F. Maisel biographical sketch

not dated

n/a

2 notecards

n/a

10