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Autograph albums

Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Barriere album

Identifier: MS 0106

This collection contains an album of verse, inscribed by various hands, to Theodosia Barriere.

Dates: 1830

Cannon-Shipp papers

Identifier: MS 0198

This collection contains 3 volumes of materials related to the Cannon and Shipp families, circa 1823-1865.

Dates: 1823 - 1865

Centennial autograph album

Identifier: MS 0126

This collection contains an autograph book belonging to Kate Berry, circa 1876-1878.

Dates: circa 1876-1878

Lucy Holmes Balderston album

Identifier: MS 1796

The album contains 258 pages, including 76 poems and drawings, mostly by Baltimore friends of Lucy Holmes, contributed 1826-1848. A poem on p.55, headed, `Original' (but later known under the title `Alone') is in the hand of Edgar Allan Poe, as is another untitled poem of three stanzas on p.51, by W.H. Poe - copied at his request by E.A. Poe - . Both are believed to have been written circa 1829.

Dates: 1826-1848

Mary Ella Clendenin autograph album

Identifier: MS 1767

This collection contains one autograph album signed by 1874 graduation class of the Lutherville Female Seminary.

Dates: 1874

Rebecca Dorsey Davis autograph album

Identifier: MS 3268

This collection contains an autograph album belonging to Rebecca Dorsey Davis, 1857-1861, entitled "Album of Beauty." The book contains verses and the signatures of Davis' friends and classmates while studying at the Patapsco Female Institute and Ingleside Seminary, circa 1857-1861.

Dates: 1857 December 25-1861 August 24

William Buckler autograph album

Identifier: MS 0167

Collection of autographs of prominent Americans, mostly signatures cut out from letters and documents; includes: George E. Badger, William Bainbridge, James Barron, Nahlon Dickerson, Duff, Green, Isaac Hull, Amos Kendell, Hugh S. Legare, Samuel Southard, Roger Brooke Taney, A.P. Upshur, Henry A. Wise, Levy Woodbury, John S. Wool, etc.

Dates: undated