Scope and Content of Collection
The collection contains both photographs and photographic negatives which span the period 1939 to 1945. The collection contains photographs depicting crabbing and the stages in the shedding of a hard crab's shell, among which are believed to be Chisolm's award-winning series, and two photographs of an unidentified man. The collection also contains 947 negatives. Major subjects of these negatives include individual and group portraits of various people, sporting and social events at Chevy Chase Junior College, a Maryland Fox Hunters Association meet, a Baltimore and Ohio Railroad train wreck, snakes, and amphibians.