Montgomery County (Md.)
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
Proceedings of meetings of the Trustees of the Brookeville Academy, Montgomery County, Maryland, an institution incorporated 1815 and continued as a separate school until 1909. The minute books includes listings of regulations to be observed by the Principal, the Board, and the scholars, and gives a clear pictures of efforts to keep a private school, with problems concerning principals, boarding house, courses of school, etc.
This collection contains papers related to the Dunlop family. The bulk of the collection is made up of financial and legal documents, but some personal correspondence is included. The paperwork related to the purchase and transfers of “Hayes,” the family’s Montgomery County home, also represents a significant portion of the documents.
This collection contains receipted bills, canceled checks and bills concerning the Hallowell Farm in Montgomery County, Maryland. There are also bills with prices for early telephone service, carpet weaving, carriage construction, livestock, farm supplies, food, lumber and milled flour.
This collection contains the diary of Hester Ann Wilkins Davis (1809-1888) written during the Civil War years as well as notes related to the Davis family.
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.