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Erma Davis Bates print collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: EDBPC


The Erma Davis Bates Print Collection contains prints created by Lutherville, Maryland artist Erma Davis Bates.


  • circa 1910-1953


Conditions Governing Access

The 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.

Biographical / Historical

Erma Davis Bates (1886-1978), born Erma Helena Davis was a lifelong resident of Lutherville, Maryland. She is buried in Prospect Hill Park, Towson, Maryland.


1 Linear Feet (1 box)

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Physical Location

Collection is located above Large Print Collection.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Maria Byerly 2016; Acc# 2016-010-LIB.

Scope and Contents

The Erma Davis Bates Collection consists of 1 box of 8 etchings. Images include the Washington Monument, Homewood House, and Goucher College when it was located on St. Paul and 23rd Street in Baltimore.

Guide to the Erma Davis Bates print collection
In Progress
Damon Talbot
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Revision Statements

  • 2020-02-14: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by Emily Somach.

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