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Bel Air (Harford County, Md.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

George L. Van Bibber IV diary

Identifier: MS 2409

Voluminous daily diary kept by Bel Air, Maryland resident George Lindenburger Van Bibber IV (1906-1979). He describes subjects such as meals, weather, conversations, parties, clothes, financial transactions, movies, books, radio and television programs, world affairs, and travels. The diary volumes are indexed in a card catalog system invented by Van Bibber in 1947.

Dates: 1926-1979

George L. Van Bibber IV photograph collection

Identifier: PP 0323

The George L. Van Bibber IV Photograph Collection consists of one box of 18 photographs related to George L. Van Bibber IV taken by photographer Stockton Todd Holden, a friend of Van Bibber’s.

Dates: 1976-1979

Harford County business record books

Identifier: MS 1516

This collection is an artificial agglomeration of record books of various types of businesses, combined upon the basis that were located in Harford County, Maryland.

Dates: 1750-1889

Hawkins collection

Identifier: MS 0438
Abstract This collection contains the business papers (1884-1902) of Gilbert Smith Hawkins, a lawyer of Bel Air, Maryland. These include correspondence with lawyers; letters concerning legal cases, bills and receipts; political matters, correspondence with the Maryland Democratic Central Committee; some personal correspondence. Twelve copy letter books 1895-1902, of Gilbert Hawkins letters concerning business, etc. Secretary's book of the Bel Air Fire and Salvage Company minutes taken by Gilbert...
Dates: 1884-1902

J. Alexis Shriver papers

Identifier: MS 0963

The papers of J. Alexis Shriver (1872-1951) are contained in 17 boxes and number approximately 3,000 items. Shriver was a business administrator, public celebrations organizer, local history buff, and collector of manuscripts. The latter three aspects of his life are represented best in this collection, which spans the years 1790 to 1945.

Dates: 1790-1945

Lawrence Johnson slide collection

Identifier: 2009-008-LIB

The Lawrence Johnson slide collection contains 172 35mm color slides of Baltimore landmarks and events, circa 1940-1990s.

Dates: circa 1940s-1990s

Michael papers

Identifier: MS 1368

The Michael papers is comprised of a collection of letters, deeds, and maps pertaining to the family of Charles W. Michael of Harford County, Maryland. Also included is the genealogical correspondence of the Osburn family. Subjects discussed are family affairs, runaway slaves, removal of one member of the family to Indiana, and local politics.

Dates: 1659-1908

Thomas H. Robinson papers

Identifier: MS 1473

This collection primarily contains the correspondence of Thomas H. Robinson, Attorney General for Maryland from 1924 until his death in 1930. Other records describe his law practice, as well as his involvement as a Democratic leader in Harford County.

Dates: 1877-1930