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World War I collection

Identifier: MS 1900


This collection consists of materials dealing specifically with World War I (1914-1918). Includes correspondence, diaries, personal remembrances, discharge papers, and poetry from Maryland soldiers who fought or were involved in the conflict.


  • 1917-1919

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

The reproduction of materials in this collection may be subject to copyright restrictions. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine and satisfy copyright clearances or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information visit the MCHC’s Rights and Permissions page.


0.21 Linear Feet (1 half Hollinger box)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

All of the items in this collection were removed from the Vertical File.

Related Materials

MS 3140, William M. Anderson World War I collection, 1916-1934

MS 3226, Christine Brown Penniman manuscript collection, 1918-1920

Guide to the World War I collection
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Revision Statements

  • 2020-01-03: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by Mallory Herberger.

Repository Details

Part of the H. Furlong Baldwin Library Repository

H. Furlong Baldwin Library
Maryland Center for History and Culture
610 Park Avenue
Baltimore MD 21201 United States