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Morris Goldseker Foundation Records

Identifier: R0071-MGF

Scope and Contents

Administrative records, correspondence, and marketing material relating to grants to individuals and institutions throughout the Baltimore community.


  • 1973-2020


Conditions Governing Access

Material in the collection is restricted for 25 years from the date of creation. Access to restricted files in the collection requires written permission from The Goldseker Foundation, Symphony Center, 1040 Park Avenue, Suite 310, Baltimore, Maryland 21201.

Historical Note

The Goldseker Foundation was established in 1975 with an $11 million bequest from the estate of Morris Goldseker. MGF is a grant-making organization that supports the work of hundreds of nonprofit organizations and projects in the Baltimore metropolitan region.


93 Linear Feet

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Collection is organized in 4 series. Series 1: Organizational Documents, 1986-2002; Series 2: Grant Files, 1973-2001; Series 3: Grant Files, 2002-2009; Series 4: Organizational Records, circa 2009-2019. Series 4 is currently unprocessed. Contact Special Collections & Archives Staff for assistance.

Custodial History

The collection was donated to the University of Baltimore by Timothy D. Armbruster, President & CEO of the Goldseker Foundation, in 2001. A second accrual of records was received from the Foundation in 2009. A further accession to the collection was transferred to Special Collections & Archives from the Foundation in August 2019.

Processing Information

Series 4 of this collection is unprocessed. Contact Special Collections & Archives Staff for assistance.
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Repository Details

Part of the Baltimore Regional Studies Archives Repository

H. Mebane Turner Learning Commons, Room 104
1415 Maryland Avenue
Baltimore Maryland 21201 USA