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Hammond-Harwood House papers

Identifier: MS 1303.1


Collection contains lists of Maryland churches and their related silver pieces, information about Somerset Parish, and a resolution on the death of W. T. Thelin.


  • 1894, undated


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The collection is open for research use.

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Biographical Note

Mrs. Miles White, Jr. (nee Virginia Purviance Bonsal) was the wife of Miles White, Jr. (1856-1938), banker and philanthropist of Baltimore.


5 Items

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Hammond Harwood House per Mrs. Sally Gross; Aug. 24, 1972.

Related Materials

MS 1303 Hammond-Harwood House collection, 1679-1845

Scope and Contents

Collection includes the a list of churches with old silver in Maryland, a list of specific silver pieces in several Maryland churches, a short history of Somerset Parish, and a short history of a silver service presented to Somerset Parish by Queene Anne, circa 1712; all written by Mrs. Miles White, Jr., and all undated. Also includes a resolution on the death of W. T. Thelin from the Officers of the B & O Railroad, 1894.

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  • 2020-03-24: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by Emily.

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