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Charles Sidney Winder collection

Identifier: MS 1773

This collection contains the personal correspondence and diaries of Charles Sidney Winder, a captain in the United States army and later a Confederate general who was killed in 1862. Also included is a letter from McHenry Howard to Winder's widow describing her husband's death, as well as newspaper clippings detailing the Battle of Cedar Mountain, the conflict in which Winder was killed. The collection spans 1852-1862.

Dates: 1852-1862

John Eager Howard papers

Identifier: MS 0469
Abstract The John Eager Howard Papers is an artificial collection and is comprised of thirteen smaller collections of various original manuscripts and papers. The collection spans over three centuries, beginning during the mid to late 17th century with items from the Howard family and letters from John Eager Howard, a soldier and politician. Eager was named governor of Maryland in 1788, and was elected to the Continental Congress, U.S. Congress, and U.S. Senate. The collection concludes with...
Dates: 1662-1952

McHenry Howard photograph collection

Identifier: PP 0171

This collection consists of three albums of 133 photographs related to McHenry Howard. Includes photographs of his summer home in Oakland, Maryland and the surrounding area, Urye, and photographs of unidentified people, possibly family members.

Dates: 1882-1886