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MAN. Manuscript Collections

Identifier: MAN

Found in 601 Collections and/or Records:

Washington Monument papers

Identifier: MS 0876

This collection includes correspondence, financial records, minute books, visitors' books, drawings, contracts, and maps related to the design and construction of the George Washington Monument in Mount Vernon Place, Baltimore, Maryland.

Dates: 1810-1843

Western Maryland Railroad Company collection

Identifier: MS 2190

The collection consists of fragments of records from railroads in the Western Maryland Railway Company between 1857-1961.

Dates: 1857-1961

Wetherall family papers

Identifier: MS 3117

This collection contains correspondence, deeds, wills, and other ephemera of the Wetherall and related families.

Dates: 1828 - 1957

White family land papers

Identifier: MS 2647

This collection includes deeds, mortgages, leases, and land warrants for property in Baltimore City, Anne Arundel County, and North Carolina. Included are land warrants for land in Iowa and Missouri rewarding military service in the War of 1812 and these are signed by Presidents James Buchanan and Millard Filmore. There is also a list of all deeds once held by the White family. One Virginia land warrant is signed by James Monroe.

Dates: 1786-1900

William A. Stewart papers

Identifier: MS 0784

This collection deals with the law practice of William A. Stewart. The materials in this collection are dated between 1812 and 1893.

Dates: 1812-1892, undated

William Bose Marye collection

Identifier: MS 2458

This collection contains correspondence, genealogical, topographical and historical research material, and items of a more personal nature such as financial data, travel journals, and wills of William Bose Marye (1886-1979). Marye was a prominent authority on Maryland history, genealogy, topography, and Indian archaeology.

Dates: 1745-1979

William E. Bartlett, Jr. travel journal

Identifier: MS 2511

In this travel journal, William E. Bartlett, Jr. describes his 1847 trip to Paris, France as well as to other European cities including Amsterdam, Cologne, Dusseldorf, and Le Havre.

Dates: 1847

William H. Winder papers

Identifier: MS 0919

This collection contains military papers and correspondence of General William H. Winder (1775-1824). The materials relate to his activities during the War of 1812 and subsequent court martial after the defeat at Bladensburg, Maryland. Posthumous material consists of his son’s correspondence concerning his father.

Dates: 1807-1879; Majority of material found in 1812-1820

William J. Ward collection

Identifier: MS 3056
Abstract Summary: This collection is the personal and business papers of William J. Ward, 1808-1892, consisting of: business and family correspondence; indentures, deeds depositions, land plats, and other legal documents; receipts, lists, and other financial documents; printed materials; and a garden journal. Some correspondence in the collection mentions Civil War Reconstruction issues from the perspective of a Southern Sympathizer. Of particular interest is a sermon by William J. Ward, published in...
Dates: 1725-1911

William M. Andersen World War I collection

Identifier: MS 3140

This collection contains documents relating to William Madsen Andersen’s service in the Quartermaster Corps during World War I.

Dates: 1916-1934; Majority of material found in 1916-1919