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OVERSIZED Photographs (2 of 2), undated

 File — Box: OS20, Folder: 2
Identifier: 119.1_32

Scope and Contents

Box 2 of glass plate slides marked as property of St. Michael's Rectory, Ridge, St. Mary's County. Originally marked the property of Father Horace McKenna; slides likely compiled by McKenna in the 1930s. The photographs subjects include the church, surrounding environs, and some historical reprints (from Revolution). There are several photographs of groups -- white and black typically shot separately. Most of these are photos documenting institutions such as schools, churches, etc. Several photos dated 1933.

Captions written on slides in quotation marks; slides without captions are described in brackets:

1. [Unidentified Residence]

2. "School - Great Mills, Fr. Parker"

3. [Unidentified Residence]

4. "St. Michael's Ridge Sanctuary '33]

5. "Site of old State House, St. Mary's County '33"

6. "Convent - St. Michael's Ridge '33"

7. "Looking across the St. Mary's River from St. Mary's City '33"

8. [Unidentified outdoor scene]

9. "St. Inigoes - Looking towards Fort Point '33"

10. "Interior St. Ignatius Church, St. Thomas Manor"

11. "St. Inigoes Manor - Fr. Tim O'Leary"

12. "Old foundation near St. Inigoes '33"

13. "Residence - Newtown '33"

14. "Interior St. Michael's, Ridge '33"

15. "Francis Scott Key"

16. "Baltimore Cathedral"

17. "First Md. State House, St. Mary's County"

18. [Unidentified residence and church]

19. "Map of Maryland, Eastern and Southern parts"

20. [Unidentified coast]

21. [Unidentified residence and coast]

22. "St. Michael's - Ridge, Fr. Kiehne and Fr. McKenna"

23. "Cross Manor (Cornwaleys'), Grason's Home"

24. "St. Inigoes Manor from S.W. '33"

25. "St. Peter Claver's Church - Ridge, Md., Burned March 12, 1934"

26. "Convent and church, St. Peter Claver, Ridge '33"

27. [Unidentified building rubble]

28. [Class of St. Peter Calver's School children]

29. [Unidentified building]

30. "Detail Calvert Monument, St. Mary's City '33"

31. "The White Memorial '33"

32. "Calvert Monument, St. Mary's City '33"

33. "Detail - Calvert Monument, St. Mary's City '33"

34. "Detail - White Memorial '33"

35. "Exterior - St. F. X., Newtown '33"

36. "Interior St. Aloysius, Leonardtown '33"

37. "St. Joseph's, Morganza"

38. "Our Lady's Chapel, Medley's Neck '33"

39. [Map of Maryland Jesuit Stations, 17th-19th Centuries]

40. "St. Francis Xavier's - Newtown"

41. [Unidentified man in front of church]

42. "Chaptico - Chapel '33"

43. "Bohemia Manor and Church"

44. "St. Ignatius Church, St. Thomas Manor"

43. "St. Peter Claver's School - Ridge, Md., Fr. Horace McKenna"

44. "Ridge '33"

45. "Hollywood - Church and School"

46. "Chaptico"

47. "Leonardtown Residence '33"

48. "St. Ignatius Church, St. Inigoes '33"

49. "Jesuit Graveyards - St. Inigoes"


  • undated

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From the Collection: 308 boxes (212 regular boxes, 25 oversized boxes, 58 restricted regular boxes, 13 restricted oversized boxes, plus 14 card catalog drawers )

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Multiple languages


Repository Details

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