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

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: R0120-SWE

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.


  • 1889 - 2000


Conditions Governing Access

Applications - The member only can see his own file and make copies of his own file with proper ID. The rest of the collections may be viewed by members but no material removed.

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.


35 Linear Feet

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Custodial History

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

Society of the War of 1812 in the State of Maryland Records
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Hereditary and Lineage Organization Archives Repository

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