Society of the War of 1812 in the State of Maryland Records Edit


R0120 SWE


  • 1889 – 2000 (Creation)


  • 24.5 Linear Feet (Whole)


  • Scope and Contents

    Correspondence, newspaper clippings, speeches, programs, official reports, pamphlets, brochures, bound volumes of membership applications, constitution and by-laws, membership records, minutes, journals, ledgers.

  • Historical Note

    The objectives of the Maryland Society of the War of 1812 are the collection and preservation of documents relating to the War of 1812, the encouragement of research and the preservation of historical data, and the care and maintenance of graves belonging to veterans of the War of 1812.

  • Custodial History

    The collection was donated to the University of Baltimore on January 2, 1990 by Wilson King Barnes, Jr.

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