Warfield Family papers
This collection includes the papers of Edwin A. Warfield (1848-1920), Governor of Maryland, politician, and gentleman farmer, and of his son, Edwin Warfield, Jr. The collection includes correspondence, clippings, financial records, diaries, scrapbooks, maps, pamphlets, memorabilia, and photographs. Topics covered include banking; European trips; the Fidelity and Deposit Company of Maryland; historical societies; the Maryland National Guard; Maryland politics; St. John's College; and World War I.
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Edwin Warfield was born May 7, 1848 at Oakdale, Howard county, Maryland. He began teaching public school in Howard County in 1866, while also studying law. He was appointed to the position of register of wills in 1874 and served in that capacity until 1881. In that same year, Warfield was elected to the Maryland State Senate. He was re-elected in 1883 and made president of the Seante in 1886.
President Cleveland appointed Warfield surveyor of the port of Baltimore in 1886, wheupon he resigned as a member and leading figure since 1878. The term as surveyor expired in 1890 and Warfield retired from political office for the next nine years.
Warfield was one of the founders of Fidelity & Deposit Company of Maryland, and its president from 1893 until 1920.
In 1899, Warfield entered the race for Governor of Maryland and lost, but captured the election in 1903 and served on term until 1907.
Warfield also owned and edited the Ellicott City Times beginning in 1882 until 1886. He bought the Maryland Law Record in 1887 and changed its name to the Daily Record.
Warfield was active in various historical societies in Maryland and served as President of the Maryland Historical Society.
He died March 31, 1920, survived by his widow, three daughters and one son.
Scope and Contents of the Collection
This collection includes the papers of Edwin A. Warfield (1848-1920), Governor of Maryland, politician, and gentleman farmer, and of his son, Edwin Warfield, Jr. The collection includes correspondence, clippings, financial records, diaries, scrapbooks, maps, pamphlets, memorabilia, and photographs. Topics covered include banking; European trips; the Fidelity and Deposit Company of Maryland; historical societies; the Maryland National Guard; Maryland politics; St. John's College; and World War I. Among the significant correspondents represented in the collection are William Jennings Bryan, Woodrow Wilson, J.P. Morgan, James Cardinal Gibbons, Louise Warfield, Joshua Warfield, Blair Lee, and W.W. Kenly.
Custodial History and Acquisition Information
Edwin Warfield III donated the Warfield Family Papers to the University of Maryland in 1974.
Processed by D.L.S. in July 1975.
The Warfield Family Papers were processed in July 1975 by D.L.S. In June 2011, photographs that had been previously removed to the Biographical Print Files were reintegrated into the collection.
EAD markup created using EAD database in Microsoft Access. Markup completed by Steve Bookman, November 2006.
Arrangement of Collection
This collection has been divided into five series.
Detailed Description of the Collection
Series 1: Edwin Warfield, Sr., 1801-1920 (3.50 linear feet)
This series consists of correspondence, speeches, receipts, bills, deeds, diaries, programs, cards, menus, poems, biographical sketches, and pamphlets of Edwin Warfield, Sr. The series is arranged alphabetically by folder heading.
|Description||Series||Box / Reel||Folder / Frame|
|Bar Association of Baltimore City -- Election of Edwin Warfield, Sr. to Bar, 1893||series 1||box 1||folder 1|
|Barnum's City Hotel of Baltimore -- Menus, Christmas cards - headquarters of the Democratic State Central Committee, 1876-1887||series 1||box 1||folder 2|
|Bond Forms and Applications, c. 1895||series 1||box 1||folder 3|
|Bryan, William Jennings -- Campaign Correspondence, undated||series 1||box 1||folder 4|
|Cards, undated||series 1||box 1||folder 5|
|"Caves" Property -- Caves Valley Farms Co., Carroll Estate resolution, correspondence, clippings, 1900-1901, 1909||series 1||box 1||folder 6|
|Chart of East River - facsimile by P. Riker, 1826||series 1||box 1||folder 7|
|Church Events -- Speeches, programs, and clippings, 1905-1907||series 1||box 1||folder 8|
|Confederate Reunion at Oakdale -- Correspondence, list of invitees, program, and clippings (Online), 1899||series 1||box 1||folder 9|
|Daisy Road (Warfield Highway) -- Reports, memorandum, bills, receipts, and correspondence, 1913-1917||series 1||box 1||folder 10|
|Daughters of the American Revolution -- Invitations, program, 1903-1914||series 1||box 1||folder 11|
|Death of Edwin Warfield -- Letters, tributes, tax return for estate tax, power of attorney to Edwin, Jr., clippings, 1920||series 1||box 1||folder 12|
|Democratic National Convention - Tickets, 1872, 1912||series 1||box 1||folder 13|
|Diary, 1869-1874||series 1||box 1||folder 14|
|Ellicott City Times -- Sale of, correspondence, bill of sale, receipts, advertisement lists and forms, and bills, 1882-1890||series 1||box 2||folder 1|
|European Trip - Scrapbook -- Comments, correspondence, menus, bills, invitations, programs, letters of introduction, and clippings, 1901||series 1||box 2||folder 2|
|European Trip -- Letters of introduction, invitations, 1910||series 1||box 2||folder 3|
|European Trip -- Passports, correspondence, letters of introduction, and postcards, 1913||series 1||box 2||folder 4|
|Farmington School, Connecticut -- Correspondence, 1901||series 1||box 2||folder 5|
|Fidelity and Deposit Company of Maryland -- Publications, 1895-1926||series 1||box 2||folder 6|
|Fidelity and Deposit Company of Maryland, 1919-1920||series 1||box 2||folder 7|
|Fifty-ninth Birthday -- Speech and clippings, 1907||series 1||box 2||folder 8|
|Game Preserve - Oakdale -- Correspondence, blueprint, notice, bills, work orders, price lists, and clippings, 1913-1917||series 1||box 2||folder 9|
|Genealogy Book - Warfield Family, undated||series 1||box 2||folder 10|
|Gilbert, Oliver Cromwell -- Correspondence, meeting with, and death, 1908-1912||series 1||box 2||folder 11|
|Governor of Maryland -- Correspondence, 1904-1906||series 1||box 2||folder 12|
|Governor of Maryland -- Correspondence, 1906-1908||series 1||box 2||folder 13|
|Harriday, Charles Asa -- Correspondence, biographical sketch, 1905, 1917||series 1||box 3||folder 1|
|Hoopes, Edward - Tribute, 1891||series 1||box 3||folder 2|
|Invitations - Menus, 1890-1917||series 1||box 3||folder 3|
|Kenly, W. W. -- Correspondence, 1893, 1911-1915||series 1||box 3||folder 4|
|Lee, Robert E. - Autograph -- From Mary Custis Lee, 1910||series 1||box 3||folder 5|
|Loving Cup -- Correspondence, 1897||series 1||box 3||folder 6|
|Loving Cup -- Correspondence between F. A. Price and numerous individuals, 1920||series 1||box 3||folder 7|
|Maryland Historical Society -- Correspondence with George Warfield, Edwin Warfield, description of "fancy ball", 1890-1918||series 1||box 3||folder 8|
|Maryland National Guard - Battery A -- Correspondence, list of members, account of visit, motel brochures, clippings, 1916-1917||series 1||box 3||folder 9|
|Maryland Security, Deposit and Trust Company -- Incorporation Act, 1890||series 1||box 3||folder 10|
|Military and Patriotic -- Correspondence, 1917-1919||series 1||box 3||folder 11|
|Military and Patriotic -- Miscellaneous, 1917-1919||series 1||box 3||folder 12|
|Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1861-1866||series 1||box 3||folder 13|
|Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1883-1903||series 1||box 3||folder 14|
|Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1909-1918||series 1||box 3||folder 15|
|National Farm School, 1917||series 1||box 3||folder 16|
|National Mechanics, Bank of Baltimore -- Bank Book, 1897-1903||series 1||box 4||folder 1|
|National Trust and Guarantee Company Incorporation Act, 1882||series 1||box 4||folder 2|
|Northern Central Railroad Annuity -- Interview, comments, clippings, 1906, 1916||series 1||box 4||folder 3|
|Oakdale - Improvements -- Correspondence, bills, receipts, 1887-1892||series 1||box 4||folder 4|
|Oakdale Log Book (2 vols.) -- Signatures, poems, caricatures, comments, 1898-1920||series 1||box 4||folder 5|
|Parsons, John - Letter, 1801||series 1||box 4||folder 6|
|Patriotism - National Anthem, U.S. Flag -- Correspondence, lyrics, speeches, miscellaneous articles; clippings, 1904-1908, 1918||series 1||box 5||folder 1|
|Rock Hill College -- Correspondence, alumni list, invitations, speech, pamphlet, clippings, 1905, 1916||series 1||box 5||folder 2|
|St. John's College -- Correspondence to Edwin, Jr., 1908||series 1||box 5||folder 3|
|St. John's College -- Correspondence to Edwin, Jr., 1909||series 1||box 5||folder 4|
|St. Louis Exposition -- Correspondence, invitations, speech, souvenirs, clippings, 1902-1904||series 1||box 5||folder 5|
|Society of the Cincinnati of Maryland -- Events, correspondence, clippings, 1891-1918||series 1||box 5||folder 6|
|Society of the War of 1812 in Maryland -- Resolution, program, 1895||series 1||box 5||folder 7|
|Sons of the American Revolution - Maryland Society -- Resolutions, appointments, constitution and by-laws, invitations, 1889-1903, 1921||series 1||box 5||folder 8|
|Speeches and Notes, 1901-1909||series 1||box 5||folder 9|
|Surety Association of America -- Complimentary dinner program, menu, signatures of guests, speeches, correspondence, thank you notes, 1909||series 1||box 6||folder 1|
|Surety Companies in West Virginia -- Correspondence, Senate Bill No. 103, 1893||series 1||box 6||folder 2|
|Tax Statements on Stocks in Howard County -- [Fidelity and Deposit Co. of Md., Fidelity Trust Co., The Daily Record, Md. Dredging Col, Daisy Road], 1910-1914||series 1||box 6||folder 3|
|Tilghman, Colonel "Tench" - [Warfield] Speech on, 1914||series 1||box 6||folder 4|
|U. S. Senate - Candidacy for, 1907||series 1||box 6||folder 5|
|U. S. Senate -- Authorization of "watcher" for 5th District - Baltimore County, 1907||series 1||box 6||folder 6|
|University of Maryland -- Program, appropriations, Old Maryland - vol. 1 no. 2, vol. 1 no. 7, vol. 5 no. 6, 1905-1909||series 1||box 6||folder 7|
|Warfield, Albert Gallatin -- Claimants certificate, undated||series 1||box 6||folder 8|
|Warfield, Albert Gallatin, Jr. -- Japanese Commission, 1871-1873||series 1||box 6||folder 9|
|Warfield, Albert Gallatin, Jr. -- Correspondence with parents, clippings, 1912, 1917||series 1||box 6||folder 10|
|Warfield, Edwin, Jr. -- Correspondence, 1901-1906||series 1||box 6||folder 11|
|Warfield, Gassaway -- Letters, 1863-1865||series 1||box 6||folder 12|
|Warfield, Joshua -- Letter, 1839||series 1||box 6||folder 13|
|Warfield, Joshua - Estate of, 1846||series 1||box 6||folder 14|
|Warfield Considered for National Position -- Correspondence - incl. Woodrow Wilson, clippings, 1912-1913||series 1||box 6||folder 15|
|Warfield Family Deaths -- Letters and clippings, 1883-1949||series 1||box 6||folder 16|
|Warfield's Descent - Genealogical Investigations -- Charts, correspondence, broadside, undated||series 1||box 6||folder 17|
|Watkins, Colonel Gassaway - Sketch of, 1928||series 1||box 6||folder 18|
|Watters, Robinson C. -- Remarks, clippings, 1898||series 1||box 6||folder 19|
|Wedding and Birth Book -- Invitations, announcements, gift lists, licenses, letters, signatures, clippings, 1886-1919||series 1||box 6||folder 20|
|Welcome Home the Troops -- Correspondence, poems, program, undated||series 1||box 6||folder 21|
|World Tour -- Letters of Introduction for Edwin, Jr. and Louise Warfield, 1912||series 1||box 6||folder 22|
|World Tour -- Correspondence to Edwin Warfield, Jr., 1912-1913||series 1||box 6||folder 23|
|Baltimore Sun - Copies of vol. 1 no. 1, vol. XII, no. 36, 1837, 1842||series 1||box 7||folder 1|
|Deed from York Butler and wife, 1902||series 1||box 7||folder 2|
|Deed from William Clark and J. Thomas Clark, 1888||series 1||box 7||folder 3|
|Deed from Mary Dempster, 1909||series 1||box 7||folder 4|
|Deed from Mary Dempster, 1909||series 1||box 7||folder 5|
|Deed from William Knill and wife, 1915||series 1||box 7||folder 6|
|Deed from Alva S. Ramsbrug and wife, 1898||series 1||box 7||folder 7|
|Deed from John G. Rogers and Charles Flynn, trustees, 1909||series 1||box 7||folder 8|
|Deed from Joshua Warfield, 1898||series 1||box 7||folder 9|
|Maryland Agricultural College - Address at, 1906||series 1||box 7||folder 10|
|Maryland Agricultural Society for the Eastern Shore -- Board of Trustees, 1905||series 1||box 7||folder 11|
|Maryland Agricultural Society for the Eastern Shore -- History by Henry Hollyday, Jr., undated||series 1||box 7||folder 12|
|Miles, William H. - Property Ridgely's Range -- Deeds, correspondence, hand bill, financial statements, purchase statements, 1880-1908||series 1||box 7||folder 13|
|Sketches of Edwin Warfield, 1905-1907||series 1||box 7||folder 14|
|Slavery As I Knew It -- Notes, articles, anecdotes, homecoming visit, bills of sale, 1907-1912||series 1||box 7||folder 15|
|Warfield, Joshua to Beale Warfield - Bond, 1814||series 1||box 7||folder 16|
|Watkins, Gassaway -- Correspondence, 1802-1852||series 1||box 7||folder 17|
Series 2: Edwin Warfield, Jr., 1909-1960 (2.00 Linear Feet)
This series includes correspondence, financial statements, Oakdale farm records, pamphlets, bills, and deeds associated with Edwin Warfield Jr. The series is arranged alphabetically by folder heading.
|Description||Series||Box / Reel||Folder / Frame|
|Anti-Communist and Conservative Literature, 1956-1960||series 2||box 1||folder 1|
|Engagement to Katherine Lee -- Letters of congratulations and clippings, 1920||series 2||box 1||folder 2|
|Family Correspondence While in Service, 1916||series 2||box 1||folder 3|
|Family Correspondence While in Service, 1917||series 2||box 1||folder 4|
|Family Correspondence While in Service, 1918||series 2||box 1||folder 5|
|Family Correspondence While in Service, 1918||series 2||box 1||folder 6|
|Family Correspondence While in Service, 1919||series 2||box 2||folder 1|
|Farm Equipment -- Plans and Blueprints, undated||series 2||box 2||folder 2|
|Farmers Club of Florence, 1911||series 2||box 2||folder 3|
|France, Correspondence While Stationed in, 1918-1919||series 2||box 2||folder 4|
|Freight Bills -- B & O Railroad, 1920||series 2||box 2||folder 5|
|Hoover, President - Invitation, 1931||series 2||box 2||folder 6|
|Land Survey of Oakdale Lot - L. Shipley, 1920||series 2||box 2||folder 7|
|Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1911-1946||series 2||box 2||folder 8|
|Morgan, Charles and Louise (Warfield) -- Correspondence, financial statements, clippings, 1939-1948||series 2||box 2||folder 9|
|Morgan, Louise (Warfield) -- Correspondence, 1940-1946||series 2||box 2||folder 10|
|Oakdale - Cattle Raising -- Certificates, 1936-1946||series 2||box 2||folder 11|
|Oakdale - Dairy Farming -- Barn book, dairy report, inspection reports, certificate, milk records, awards, 1941-1952||series 2||box 2||folder 12|
|Oakdale - Dairy Record Book -- Records of Cows , dairy production records, 1928-1940||series 2||box 2||folder 13|
|Oakdale - Farm Correspondence, 1924-1947||series 2||box 2||folder 14|
|Oakdale - Farm Statistics -- Grain records, egg records, crop schedules, acreage allotments, 1945-1952||series 2||box 2||folder 15|
|Oakdale - Soils -- Soil test analysis, correspondence, 1936-1949||series 2||box 2||folder 16|
|St. John's College - booklet, 1909||series 2||box 3||folder 1|
|St. John's Collegian - 125th Anniversary Issue, 1909||series 2||box 3||folder 2|
|Selective Service System - Classification Notice, 1951||series 2||box 3||folder 3|
|War Record -- Honorable discharge, officer's record book, receipts for supplies, memorandum, orders, 1917-1919||series 2||box 3||folder 4|
|War Record of Battery A - Maryland Field Artillery by Lawrence Wroth (compiler), 1923||series 2||box 3||folder 5|
|Warfield, Katherine (Lee) -- Correspondence, marriage license, 1919-1922||series 2||box 3||folder 6|
|Warfield, Louise (Countess Ledochowska) -- Correspondence, clippings, 1913-1915||series 2||box 3||folder 7|
|World Tour -- Timetables, invitations, passport, bills, expenses, 1911-1913||series 2||box 3||folder 8|
|World Tour -- Diary, 1912-1913||series 2||box 3||folder 9|
|World Tour -- Correspondence, 1912-1913||series 2||box 3||folder 10|
|World Tour -- Letters of credit, 1912-1913||series 2||box 3||folder 11|
|American Guernsey Cattle Club - Register Book, 1928-1943||series 2||box 4||folder 1|
|Deed from Joseph Donovan to Md. -- Eureka Assurance Corp., 1927||series 2||box 4||folder 2|
|Deed from William T. Silance and Joshua Warfield, Jr., 1923||series 2||box 4||folder 3|
|Deed from Edwin Warfield, Jr. to Chris C. Campbell, 1947||series 2||box 4||folder 4|
|Deed from Edwin Warfield, Jr. and Katherine (Lee) Warfield and Md. -- Eureka Assurance Corp. to Vernon E. Duvall and wife, 1925||series 2||box 4||folder 5|
|Harris, Carrie (Warfield) -- Release to Edwin Warfield, Jr., 1924||series 2||box 4||folder 6|
|Warfield, Emma N. -- Estate, 1924||series 2||box 4||folder 7|
Series 3: Clippings, 1855-1920 (3.00 linear feet)
This series contains news clippings covering Edwin Warfield, Sr.'s involvement in Maryland state politics, President Theodore Roosevelt, and William Jennings Bryan. The series also covers clippings related to World War I and other military matters, Maryland Colleges, and farming. The series is arranged alphabetically by folder heading.
|Description||Series||Box / Reel||Folder / Frame|
|Bryan, William Jennings, 1906-1907||series 3||box 1||folder 1|
|Bryan, William Jennings, 1906-1907||series 3||box 1||folder 2|
|Bryan, William Jennings, 1906-1907||series 3||box 1||folder 3|
|Camp McClellan, Anneston, Alabama -- Maryland Troops, 1918||series 3||box 1||folder 4|
|Colleges in Maryland, 1905-1909||series 3||box 1||folder 5|
|Democratic National Convention, 1910-1911||series 3||box 1||folder 6|
|Disenfranchising Amendments, vol. 3, 1904-1905||series 3||box 2||folder 1|
|Farmers and Farming, 1911||series 3||box 2||folder 2|
|General Assembly of Maryland, 1906||series 3||box 2||folder 3|
|Gill, Gellet, Sr. - Death of, 1908||series 3||box 2||folder 4|
|Hagerstown Almanac, 1855||series 3||box 2||folder 5|
|Lee, William -- Crime, Capture, Trial and Execution, 1906||series 3||box 2||folder 6|
|Local Politics -- Mayoralty, 1911||series 3||box 2||folder 7|
|Maryland Calvary - Troop A, 1907||series 3||box 3||folder 1|
|Maryland Democratic Party, 1905||series 3||box 3||folder 2|
|Maryland National Guard - Battery A, 1916||series 3||box 3||folder 3|
|Maryland National Guard - Battery A, 1917||series 3||box 3||folder 4|
|Marylanders in World War I, 1918-1919||series 3||box 3||folder 5|
|Marylanders in World War I, 1918-1919||series 3||box 3||folder 6|
|Marylanders in World War I, 1918-1919||series 3||box 3||folder 7|
|Marylanders in World War I, 1918-1919||series 3||box 3||folder 8|
|Miscellaneous Clippings, 1887-1888||series 3||box 4||folder 1|
|Miscellaneous Clippings, 1893-1895||series 3||box 4||folder 2|
|Miscellaneous Clippings, 1902||series 3||box 4||folder 3|
|Miscellaneous Clippings, 1901-1907||series 3||box 4||folder 4|
|Miscellaneous Clippings, 1911-1920||series 3||box 4||folder 5|
|Muck, Karl as Enemy Alien, 1917-1918||series 3||box 4||folder 6|
|National Issues, 1907-1908||series 3||box 4||folder 7|
|Practical Advice and Sermons, 1891-1900||series 3||box 4||folder 8|
|Rasin, I. Freeman - Death of, 1907||series 3||box 4||folder 9|
|Republican Party, 1904-1908||series 3||box 4||folder 10|
|Roosevelt, Theodore (President), 1905-1909||series 3||box 5||folder 1|
|Roosevelt, Theodore (President), 1905-1909||series 3||box 5||folder 2|
|St. John's College, 1908-1909||series 3||box 5||folder 3|
|Scrap Book -- Politics, family, letters to editor, election tickets, Confederate Money, 1876-1896||series 3||box 5||folder 4|
|State and Local Elections, 1915||series 3||box 5||folder 5|
|State and Local Politics, 1903-1907||series 3||box 5||folder 6|
|State Budget, 1915-1916||series 3||box 5||folder 7|
|State Elections, 1915||series 3||box 6||folder 1|
|State Politics, 1915-1916||series 3||box 6||folder 2|
|State Politics, 1916||series 3||box 6||folder 3|
|Warfield as Governor, 1901-1907||series 3||box 6||folder 4|
|Warfield - Gorman Feud, 1915||series 3||box 6||folder 5|
|Welcome Home the Troops, 1919||series 3||box 6||folder 6|
|Young Men and Work, 1902-1904||series 3||box 6||folder 7|
Series 4: Awards and Certificates, 1875-1937 (1.50 linear feet)
This series contains Awards and Certificates given to Edwin Warfield and his son Edwin Warfield Jr., as well as biographical sketches of Albert Gallatin Warfield and Edwin Warfield, Sr. The series is arranged alphabetically by folder heading.
|Description||Series||Box / Reel||Folder / Frame||Item|
|Awards and Certificates (Includes Oversize), 1890, 1920, and undated||series 4||box 1||folder 1|
|Biographical sketches of Albert Gallatin Warfield, Jr. and Warfield [Edwin} by Gassaway Watkins (Oversize), undated||series 4||box 1||folder 1||item 1|
|Central Savings Bank of Baltimore - Tribute to Warfield on his death (Oversize), 1920||series 4||box 1||folder 1||item 2|
|Surveyors Office - Port of Baltimore certificate presented to Warfield (Oversize), 1890||series 4||box 1||folder 1||item 3|
|Unidentified Manuscripts, 1913, 1920||series 4||box 1||folder 2|
|Warfield, Edwin, 1875-1920||series 4||box 1||folder 3|
|Warfield, Edwin Jr., 1909-1937||series 4||box 1||folder 4|
Series 5: Photographs, 19th and 20th centuries (558 photographs (including 5 scrapbooks) and 23 negatives)
This series consists of black and white Warfield family photographs. In addition, photographs document the gubernatorial activities of Edwin Warfield, Sr. Photographs of military camps during WWI most likely are connected to Edwin Warfield, Jr. Examples of photographs include portraits of Governor Warfield; Governor Warfield at the St. Louis World's Fair, 1904; log cabin schoolhouse where Edwin Warfield attended 1868-1869; Confederate Reunion, Oakdale, 1899; Warfield reviewing Maryland National Guard, 1904; graduation at University of Maryland, 1940s; Governor Warfield with Colonel R. F. Manly, 1916; Groundbreaking for the Cape Cod Canal, 1909; Boumi Temple members at a University of Maryland football game; Charlie Keller, New York baseball player; Maryland National Guard, Battery A, ca. 1916; opening of the Cape Cod Canal, 1914; Home Week celebration, 1907; Governor Warfield with Woodrow Wilson, 1918; George Kenly, Jr. with Jack; John R. Kenly, 1865; Davies L. Kenly; Rossborough Inn (people in colonial costumes); William Watkins Kenly; Seymour Hicks; Ellaline Terriss; Mrs. E. A. Warfield and grandchildren; President Silvester with group of women; Pocahontas; and George Tyson Kenly.
Also included are five scrapbooks documenting various events relating to Warfield family history.
- 1--(73) annotated photographs depicting travel scenes from Yellowstone, Mt. Vernon, Druid Hill Park, Hull's Cove; pets; individuals; and various houses. Front page inscribed "Katharine Lawrence Lee."
- 2--(48) photographs depicting horse racing, children, children with pets, parade--inauguration?
- 3--(15) photographs depicting an unidentified historic event--Governor Warfield and Virginia governor are present, breaking ground and laying the cornerstone
- 4--(151) photographs depicting big game hunting, travels (Yellowstone), candid unidentified individuals and groups, many are of young men and women, sailing >
- 5--(127) photographs depicting life in a military camp. One photograph is labeled "Sergeant Edwin Warfield command of 2nd Sec. Battery A. at Tobyhanna, 1916
Photographs that had been previously removed to the Biographical Print Files were reintegrated into the collection. This includes a scrapbook of photographs taken of a lynching.
The box inventory for this series is not currently available online. Please refer to the series description above for a broad description of the materials or contact the department for more information.
Additional Warfield Family Papers are located at the Maryland Historical Society in Baltimore, Maryland, and at the Maryland State Archives in Annapolis, Maryland.
For other related archival and manuscript collections, please see the following subject guides.
Selected Search Terms
This collection is indexed under the following headings in the University of Maryland Libraries' Catalog. Researchers desiring related materials about these topics, names, or places may search the Catalog using these headings.
- Daily record (Baltimore, Md.)
- Fidelity and Deposit Company of Maryland -- History -- Sources
- Governors -- Maryland -- Archives
- Maryland -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 -- Archival resources
- Publishers and publishing -- United States -- Archives
- Warfield, Edwin, 1848-1920 -- Archives
- Warfield, Edwin, b. 1891 -- Archives
- Warfield family -- Archives
Names (Added Entries)
- Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925
- Gibbons, James, 1834-1921
- Kenly, W. W.
- Lee, Blair
- Morgan, J. P. (John Pierpont), 1867-1943
- Warfield, Edwin, 1848-1920
- Warfield, Edwin, b. 1891
- Warfield, Joshua Dorsey
- Warfield, Louise
- Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924