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Prints and Photographs, ca. 1860-1967

 Series 2

This series consists of sepia portraits, a color postcard of Fort Ashby and one of Trinity Church in New York, a photograph of the Cresap Monument, two black and white photographs of headstones, and a print of Joseph Cresap. All of the portraits are unidentified except for three: Van S. Cresap, father of William Lynn Cresap, in a Confederate uniform, and Lieutenant Joseph Cresap. One photograph of a headstone was taken October 1967 and reads "Ruth R. Cresap, Native of Cumberland, MD, Wife of James Ord, April 10, 1860, Aged 66 years. Regnicscant in pace." Several of the unidentified portraits are labeled with the name of the photography studio; four of the studios were in Cumberland, Maryland.


  • ca. 1860-1967

Use and Access to Collection

The collection is open for research.


20 Items

Library Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives

University of Maryland Libraries
Hornbake Library
4130 Campus Drive
College Park Maryland 20742