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Joseph B. Legg collection

Identifier: MS 0539


This collection contains copies made by Joseph Baker Legg of articles from publications concerning Waverly, Fell's Point, Old Town, Highlandtown, Mount Washington, Walbrook, Hampden, and other Baltimore localities. Also included is a scrapbook of photographs, as well as a volume of poetry and essays.


  • 1906-1937


Conditions Governing Access

Open to the public without restrictions.

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.


1.67 Linear Feet (3 full Hollinger boxes; 2 half Hollinger boxes)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Joseph C. Legg, John C. Legg, Jr., and Mrs. E. P. H. Harrison, Jr., in August 1935, June 1940, and 1960.

Related Materials

PP 107, Legg photograph collection.

Guide to the Joseph B. Legg collection
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Revision Statements

  • 2019-08-05: 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