MAN. Manuscript Collections
Found in 602 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS 3120
Abstract Contains correspondence, legal documents, and financial records of the Acosta, Moulton, and Ridgely families, as well as many other associated Maryland families.
Dates: 1634-1979; Majority of material found in 1760-1850
Identifier: MS 0867
Abstract This collection consists of manuscript items, newspaper clippings, correspondence, and published material related to Adalbert J. Volck (1828-1912),a Baltimore dentist, artist, cartoonist, sculptor, and silversmith. Also contains 7 of Volck’s sketchbooks.
Identifier: MS 0003
Abstract This collection consists of correspondence, wills, legal papers, deeds, land papers, land patents, and plats relating to the Addison family of colonial Maryland. Colonel John Addison came to Maryland from England in 1674, and began acquiring property in the area that would eventually become known as Oxon Hill, Prince George’s County. Of note are land grants to Robert Groseman signed by Charles Calvert and correspondence pertaining to Reverend Henry Addison (1717-1789), Henry Addison Callis, and...
Identifier: MS 3171
Abstract This collection contains papers related to Albert Zimmerman’s travels around the world to see the sights and investigate trade possibilities in the hardware manufacturing industry. This includes a travel diary and letters sent to his family in Baltimore, Maryland.
Dates: circa 1912-1920
Identifier: MS 1301
Identifier: MS 1575
Identifier: MS 2504
Abstract This collection contains mainly court proceedings, government publications, and correspondence related to Alger Hiss (1904-1996), who was publicly accused of belonging to the Communist Party and of participating in Soviet espionage activities.
Identifier: MS 1318
Abstract This collection consists of the biographical and genealogical material concerning the Hood family of Maryland. Also included are the personal letters of Alice Watkins Hood, as well as business records and correspondence of her father, John Mifflin Hood, president of the Western Maryland Railroad Company.
Identifier: MS 0285
Abstract This collection contains miscellaneous papers relating to the Wilkins, Glenn, and Davis families. Included are family letters and correspondence, genealogical notes, deeds, journals and diaries. One diary of note is that of Mrs. Mary Wilkins Davis.
Identifier: MS 2474