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    • Wells and McComas funeral and monument song

    • Broadsides; McComas, Henry G., 1796-1814; Monuments; Political ballads and songs; United States History War of 1812; Wells, Daniel, 1795-1814;
    • Document containing the broadside entitled "Wells and McComas Funeral and Monument Song, Baltimore, September 13, 1858," sung to the same tune as the "Star-spangled Banner." This broadside tells the story of Daniel Wells and Henry G. McComas, two...
    • Southern matron to her son

    • Broadsides; Confederate States of America; Patriotism; Political ballads and songs; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; War poetry, American;
    • Document containing the broadside entitled "The Southern Matron to her Son" sung to the tune "Oh No, My Love, No." This broadside tells how a Southern mother views her son's participation in the Civil War. She says that, though saddened by his...
    • Maryland in chains

    • Broadsides; Maryland--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; War poetry, American; Whitaker, Mary Scrimzeour Furman (Miller), 1820-1906;
    • Document containing the broadside entitled "Maryland in Chains" written by Mrs. D. K. Whitaker (Mary Scrimzeour Furman [Miller] Whitaker), wife of Daniel K. Whitaker of South Carolina and published in the Richmond Examiner for May 14, 1861. This...
    • Baltimore Orioles: 1954 baseball schedule

    • Advertising; American League of Professional Baseball Clubs; Baltimore Orioles (Baseball team); Baseball; Hutzler's (Firm); Memorial Stadium (Baltimore, Md.); National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum; Scheduling; Stadiums;
    • Schedule of games for the 1954 American League (AL) baseball season. This schedule includes not only the dates of all games but also the names of all of the coaches and teams in the AL: the Chicago White Sox, the Detroit Tigers, the Cleveland...
    • Appeal to the South

    • Broadsides; Confederate States of America; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; War poetry, American;
    • Document containing the broadside entitled "An Appeal to the South" and signed by "H.", "A Daughter of Dixie." Printed in Baltimore during the Civil War, this broadside calls on Southerners to take up arms and defend themselves against the tyranny...
    • Dying Confederate's last wish

    • Broadsides; Confederate States of America; Death; Soldiers; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; War poetry, American;
    • Document containing the broadside entitled "The Dying Confederate's Last Wish." Signed and/or published by "Maryland," this broadside tells the story of a dying Confederate soldier bidding farewell to his comrades in arms and asking them not to...
    • Ellsworth's avengers

    • Broadsides; Ellsworth, E. E. (Elmer Ephraim), 1837-1861; Hudson, A. L.; Potomac River; Political ballads and songs; Thompson, H. S. (Henry S.); United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; War poetry, American;
    • Document containing the first four stanzas of the broadside entitled "Ellsworth's Avengers" with words by H. S. Hudson, sung to the tune "Annie Lisle" by H. S. Thompson. This broadside is a tribute to the Union Colonel Elmer E. Ellsworth, who was...
    • Katy Avourneen

    • Broadsides; Honor; Love; Songs;
    • Document containing the broadside entitled "Katy Avourneen." This broadside, from an Irish ballad ascribed to J. E. Johnson, relates the story of Barney and Katy Avourneen. One snowy evening, Barney stops at his sweetheart's house and asks to be...
    • Liberty tree

    • Broadsides; Liberty trees; Paine, Thomas, 1735-1809; War poetry, American;
    • Document containing the broadside entitled "The Liberty Tree" from a poem written by Thomas Paine in 1775. "Liberty tree" refers to a famous elm tree that grew on Boston commons, where colonists gathered in 1765 to protest the Stamp Act, hanging...
    • Edwin and Mary

    • Broadsides; Love; Songs; United States History War of 1812; War poetry, American;
    • Document containing the broadside entitled "Edwin and Mary." This broadside tells the story of two young lovers, Edwin and Mary, who were torn apart by war. That war was probably the War of 1812, when American merchant ships were being stopped on...
    • On the fight of the first Maryland regiment

    • Broadsides; Front Royal, Battle of, Va., 1862; Johnson, Bradley T. (Bradley Tyler), 1829-1903; Kenly, John Reese, 1822-1891; Maryland--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Political ballads and songs; War...
    • Document containing the broadside entitled "On the Fight of the First Maryland Regiment." This Union broadside tells of the bravery of the First Maryland Infantry (U.S.A.) commanded by John R. Kenly in its fight against the First Maryland Infantry...
    • Our left

    • Broadsides; Bull Run, 1st Battle of, Va., 1861; Elzey, Arnold, 1816-1871; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Political ballads and songs; Ticknor, Francis Orray, 1822-1874; ; War poetry, American;
    • Document containing the broadside entitled "Our Left" written by Francis Orray Ticknor under the pseudonym "Ole Secesh." This broadside tells of the exploits of Arnold Elzey, a "Maryland hero," and of the First Maryland Infantry (C.S.A.) at the...
    • To the Maryland sons of revolutionary sires!

    • Broadsides; Burns, Robert, 1759-1796; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Maryland--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Political ballads and songs; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; War poetry, American;
    • Document containing the broadside entitled "To the Maryland Sons of Revolutionary Sires!" sung to the Robert Burns tune "Old Lang Syne." This broadside calls on those Maryland sons whose forefathers fought in the Revolutionary War to take up arms...
    • Baltimore Orioles: 1964 home games / away games / games on TV

    • Advertising; American League of Professional Baseball Clubs; Aparicio, Luis (Aparicio Montiel, Luis Ernesto), 1934-; Baltimore Orioles (Baseball team); Bank of America; Baseball; Most Valuable Player Award (Baseball); National Baseball Hall of Fame...
    • Schedule of home and away games and televised games for the 1964 season of the Baltimore Orioles baseball team. On the front page is an advertisement for Maryland National Bank (later, Nationsbank; now, Bank of America). The schedule shows the...
    • Baltimore Orioles: 1965 home games / away games / games on TV

    • Advertising; American League of Professional Baseball Clubs; Baltimore Orioles (Baseball team); Bank of America; Baseball; Blefary, Curt (Curtis Le Roy), 1943-2001; National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum; Nationsbank; Rawlings Gold Glove Award;...
    • Schedule of home and away games and televised games for the 1965 season of the Baltimore Orioles baseball team. On the front page is an advertisement for Maryland National Bank (later, Nationsbank; now, Bank of America). The schedule shows the...
    • Baltimore Orioles: 1967 home games / away games / games on TV

    • Advertising; American League of Professional Baseball Clubs; Baltimore Orioles (Baseball team); Bank of America; Baseball; Blair, Paul (Paul L D), 1944-; National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum; Nationsbank; Rawlings Gold Glove Award; Robinson,...
    • Schedule of home and away games and televised games for the 1967 season of the Baltimore Orioles baseball team. On the front page is an advertisement for Maryland National Bank (later, Nationsbank; now, Bank of America). The schedule shows the...
    • Baltimore Colts: Pro football 1957 radio and TV schedule

    • Advertising; Ameche, Alan (Lino Dante "Alan"), 1933-1988; Baltimore Colts (Football team); Baltimore (Md.); Beer; Breweries; Football; National Football League; Pro Football Hall of Fame (U.S.); Radio programs; Prize contests in advertising;...
    • Schedule of radio and television programs for the 1957 season of the Baltimore Colts football team. The schedule includes the dates and air times for radio and television broadcasts of exhibition and league games. During that season, the Colts...
    • Baltimore Orioles: 1980 schedule

    • Advertising; American League of Professional Baseball Clubs; Baltimore Orioles (Baseball team); Cy Young Award; Murray, Eddie (Eddie Clarence), 1956-; National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum; Scheduling; Stone, Steve (Steve Michael), 1947-;...
    • Schedule of home and away games and televised games for the 1980 season of the Baltimore Orioles baseball team. The schedule shows the dates and locations of the games and included season ticket prices and an advertisement entitled "Orioles...
    • Marines on Mt. Suribachi, Iwo Jima, Feb. 23, 1945

    • World War, 1939-1945--Posters; War posters, American; Iwo Jima, Battle of, Japan, 1945; World War, 1939-1945--Photography; World War, 1939-1945--Propaganda
    • The Battle of Iwo Jima (19 February – 26 March 1945) took place between the United States and Japan during the Pacific Campaign of World War II. The U.S. invasion was charged with the mission of capturing the airfields on Iwo Jima. The battle was...

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