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Lurman papers and genealogy

Identifier: MS 0541


This collection contains the family papers and genealogy records for the Lurman family of Catonsville, 1833-1945.


  • 1833-1945


Language of Materials

Some records contain correspondence in English and German.

Conditions Governing Access

Open to the public without restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

The reproduction of materials in this collection may be subject to copyright restrictions. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine and satisfy copyright clearances or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information visit the MCHC’s Rights and Permissions page.


1.46 Linear Feet (3 full Hollinger boxes; 1 half Hollinger box; Oversize material)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Gustav W. Lurman III in 1948 and 1955.

Related Materials

MS 541.1, Gustav W. Lurman, Jr. account books, 1867-1882

MS 541.2, Theodor C. Lurman and Co. record books, 1882-1919

Guide to the Lurman papers and genealogy
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Revision Statements

  • 2019-08-06: 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