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Small print-subject collection

Identifier: SPSC


The Small Print-Subject Collection consists of over 1,300 advertisements, woodcuts, etchings, drawings, newspaper images, newspaper clippings, small booklets, and other items. Most date from the 18th and 19th century. The prints in this collection are less than 10 x 15 inches in size.


  • 1656-1976

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.


10 Linear Feet

Language of Materials



The prints in this collection are generally arranged alphabetically based on subject, although a large number can be found alphabetically by title. Some of the most frequent subjects are: Baltimore Monuments, Schools and Colleges, Fort McHenry, the Civil War, Churches, and Baltimore Views.

Guide to the small print-subject collection
In Progress
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
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Revision Statements

  • 2020-03-04: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by .

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