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Henry Johns Berkley collection

Identifier: MS 0123


Scrapbook contains clippings of cartoon and news items dealing with U.S. participation in WWI. Also a few contemporary broadsides. Four typescripts written by Dr. Henry J. Berkley in 1936; The Colony of Md 1634-1707, The Hundred and Town of Port Tobacco, Charles Col, A Chronological History of the Town and City of Baltimore, Histories of Early Episcopal churches and parishes in MD, The Huguenots in FL and SC, Legends of Southwestern Indians, Adventuring with Sir John Hawkins in England, Africa, and America, 1567-88. This collection also includes photograph samples of Elizabethan court handwriting.


  • 1918 - 1940


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The collection is open for research use.

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Biographical / Historical

Henry Johns Berkley, M.D., specialist in psychiatry; side interests in MD Colonial history; authority on early American buildings.


0.84 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Dr. Henry J. Berkley, 1930.

Guide to the Henry Johns Berkley collection
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Revision Statements

  • 2021-09-22: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by Mallory Herberger.

Repository Details

Part of the H. Furlong Baldwin Library Repository

H. Furlong Baldwin Library
Maryland Center for History and Culture
610 Park Avenue
Baltimore MD 21201 United States