Oral history interview with Robert E. Meyerhoff
McElhinney, James Lancel, 1952-
71 Pages (Transcript)
An interview with Robert E. Meyerhoff conducted 2014 December 11-12, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art and the Center for the History of Collecting in America at the Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection, at Meyerhoff's Fitzhugh Farm in Phoenix, Maryland.
Claribel and Etta Cone letters
Correspondence between Claribel and Etta Cone and Cone family members; forty letters from Henri Matisse, 1929-1949, and letters from Marguerit Matisse Duthuit, Leon Kroll, Walter Pach, L. R. Pissaro, Ben Silbert, Gertrude Stein, John Rewald, Jack Tworkov, Vincent van Gogh, William and Marguerite Zorach, and others. Enclosed with the letters are …
MS 7465 Map of the District of Columbia and neighboring Virginia and Maryland annotated to show archeological sites
The map is made up of United States Geological Survey sheets for Maryland-District of Columbia-Virginia West Washington and District of Columbia-Maryland East Washington, surveyed in 1885-86 and 1886. The key to the annotations suggests that the additions show paleolithic sites. Some markings are unexplained.
MS 3617 Letter to Professor W.H. Holmes
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Giving information relative to early maps covering Virginia, Maryland, and adjacent territory. Contains nine Powhatan words.
Oral history interview with Paul and Elmerina Parkman
Parkman, Elmerina Leonardi, 1932-
206 Pages (Transcript)
An interview with Paul and Elmerina Parkman, conducted 2014 September 24-25, by Tina Oldknow for the Archives of American Art at the Parkman's home in Kensington, Maryland.
Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland Collection
18th, 19th, and 20th century material deposited with the Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland, chiefly relating to the practice of medicine in the state. Includes correspondence, papers, certificates, diplomas, patents, maps, notebooks, clippings, prescriptions, pamphlets, photocopies of documents, scrapbooks, photographs, and paintings.
MS 2190 Circulars and other material concerning Indians and traces of Indians in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and North Carolina
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Virtually all the material consists of responses to a circular sent out in the spring of 1889 under the name of John Wesley Powell as part of an investigation by James Mooney. The circular requested data about 1) place names of Indian origin; 2) archeological remains; 3) individuals and groups of Indian descent; 4) local …
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera
Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad Company
United Transportation Union
Printed materials collected by Metz during his railroad career, including timetables, rule books, operational manuals, safety manuals, labor union materials, regulations, Metz' IDs and certifications, blank company forms, company newsletters, and internal memoranda and correspondence. The papers relate to several railroads: Western Maryland Railway Company, the Reading Co., Pittsburgh and …
Oral history interview with Fleur Bresler
74 Pages (Transcript)
An interview with Fleur Bresler conducted 2018 April 19, by Glenn Adamson, for the Archives of American Art and the Center for the History of Collecting in America at the Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection, at the Bresler's home in Rockville, Maryland.