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Small print-portraits collection

Identifier: SPPC


The Small Print-Portraits Collection consists of nearly 1,000 images of both Maryland and non-Maryland related figures including Francis Scott Key, John Eager Howard, William Paca, Edward Tilghman, Edgar Allen Poe, George Washington, Andrew Jackson, Charles Calvert, and Napoleon Bonaparte. Most date from the 18th and 19th century. All prints are less than 10 x 15 inches in size.

Please Note: The container list/inventory for this collection is available as a PDF below. Click "Expand All" and scroll down to the "External Documents" section to view.


  • 1666-1976

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 are arranged alphabetically by last name.


The prints in this collection differ in size, but all are less than 10 x 15 inches.

Guide to the small print-portraits collection
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Revision Statements

  • 2020-03-03: 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