Calvert County Digital History Library Photos

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Copyright: The photographs and permission for the use and reproduction of the photographs used in the Photo Gallery Collection was granted courtesy of Calvert Library, and the Southern Maryland Studies Center, “Southern Maryland Today” collection . The descriptions of the photographs were obtained from the “Southern Maryland Today” photograph index, courtesy of Calvert Library. Anyone wishing to reproduce any “Southern Maryland Today” materials for the purpose of publication should contact the Southern Maryland Studies Center.

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1940-1949 Paul Montgomery in the uniform of Charles County Minutemen, and William Bassford in Navy uniform

Paul Montgomery in the uniform of Charles County Minutemen, and William Bassford in Navy uniform. (?) 1 photograph: b&w; 12.7 x 17.7 cm. Reproduction- original taken: January 1943 Donor: Mary Buckler, Huntingtown, Md. Subjects:  1. World War II 2. 1940-1949 Reference Number: 222* 

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1940-1949 Hanging up salted pork in muslin bag

Hanging up salted pork in muslin bag, Calvert County. 1 photograph: b&w 27.9 x 35.4 cm. Negative Number: 104-13 Reproduction- original taken in January 1942 by John Collier for FSA. Donor: Library of Congress; #ELC-USF 34-82130 C Subjects: 1. Food- Preservation 2. Calvert County 3. 1940-1949 Reference Number: 281

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1940-1949 Oyster shell pile at the Warren Denton Company, Broome’s Island, Maryland

Oyster shell pile at the Warren Denton Company, Broome’s Island, Maryland. 1 photograph: b&w; 12.7 x 17.7 cm.  Reproduction- original taken: 1946 Donor: J. Denton, Broome’s Island, Md. Subjects: 1. Broome’s Island 2. Seafood canneries 3. 1940-1949 Reference Number: 505*

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1940-1949 Warren Denton, founder of the Denton Oyster Company

Warren Denton, founder of the Denton Oyster Company, with rockfish from the Patuxent River, Calvert County. 1 photograph: b&w; 12.7 x 17.7 cm. Reproduction- original taken: (?) Donor: J. Denton, Broome’s Island, Md. Subjects: 1. Broome’s Island 2. Watermen Reference Number: 504*

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1930-1939 Couple (Madelyn Hutchins & James Harkness) sitting in an automobile

Couple (Madelyn Hutchins & James Harkness) sitting in an automobile, Prince Frederick, Md. 3 photographs: b&w 20.3 x 25.4 cm; Negative Number: 109-24 Reproduction – original taken in 1930s Donor: V. T. Somervell, Prince Frederick, Md. Subjects: 1. Prince Frederick 2. Transportation- Automobiles 3. 1930-1939 Reference Number: 418

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1930-1939 Man (Eugene Bowen) in front of Hotel Calvert Lunch room

Man (Eugene Bowen) in front of Hotel Calvert Lunch room, Prince Frederick, Md. 3 photographs: b&w 20.3 x 25.4 cm; Negative Number: 109-19 Reproduction- original taken in 1930s Donor: V. T. Somervell, Prince Frederick, Md.  Subjects: 1. Prince Frederick 2. Hotels 3. 1930-1939 Reference Number: 416

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1930-1939 Hotel Calvert, with man and 7 automobiles, Prince Frederick, Md

Hotel Calvert, with man and 7 automobiles, Prince Frederick, Md. 3 photographs: b&w 20.3 x 25.4 cm Negative Number: 199-14 Reproduction- original taken in 1930s Donor: V. T. Somervill, Prince Frederick, Md. Subjects: 1. Prince Frederick 2. Hotels 3. Transportation- Automobiles 4. 1930-1939 Reference Number: 413

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1930-1939 Hotel Calvert with three automobiles in front

Hotel Calvert with three automobiles in front, Prince Frederick, Md. 3 photographs: b&w 20.3 x 25.4 cm; Negative Number: 109-12 Reproduction- original taken in 1930. Donor: V. T. Somervell, Prince Frederick, Md. Subjects: 1. Prince Frederick 2. Hotels 3. Transportation- Automobiles 4. 1930-1939 Reference Number: 409

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1930-1939 Four girls on courthouse lawn

Four girls (“totem pole”) on courthouse lawn, Prince Frederick, Md. Hotel Calvert in background. 3 photographs: b&w 20.3 x 25.4 cm; Negative Number: 110-12 Reproduction- original taken in 1930s Donor: V. T. Somervell, Prince Frederick, Maryland Subjects: 1. Prince Frederick 2. Hotels 3. 1930-1939 Reference Number: 407

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1930-1939 Row of automobiles with engines drowned out in storm of August, 1933, North Beach

Row of automobiles with engines drowned out in storm of August, 1933, North Beach. 1 photograph: b&w; 20.3 x 25.4 cm Reproduction- original taken in August 1933. Donor: Bernie Loveless, Chesapeake Beach, Md. Subjects: 1. North Beach 2. Transportation- Automobiles 3. 1930-1939 Reference Number: 263

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1920-1929 Two boys in front of Prince Frederick High School

Two boys in front of Prince Frederick High School. 3 slides: b&w;  Negative Number: 110-13 3 photographs: 20.3 x 25.4 cm b&w Reproduction of original taken: 1921. Donor: V. T. Somervell, Prince Frederick, Md. Subjects: 1. Prince Frederick 2. Schools 3. 1920-1929 Reference Number: 403

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1920-1929 Two women wading in Chesapeake Bay

Two women wading in Chesapeake Bay. The one on the right was fined $25 for failure to wear shoes and stockings; lost her appeal in Prince Frederick Court. North Beach. 1 photograph: b&w; 12.7 x 17.7 Reproduction- original taken: 1927 Donor:  Frances Taft, North Beach, Md. Subjects: 1. Recreation 2. 1920-1929 Reference Number: 209*

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1920-1929 North Beach

Sixteen photographs in 199 batch number (3 selected on left). Sixteen views of bathers, piers, Bayside Avenue, Cleveland Inn, Holiday Hotel, and railway tracks, North Beach. 16 photographs: b&w; 12.7 x 17.7 cm and negatives. Reproduction- originals taken: 1920s Donor: Estelle Castelle, North Beach, Md. Subjects: 1. Hotels 2. Recreation 3. North Beach 4. 1920-1929 Reference Number: 199* 

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1920-1929 North Beach

Sixteen photographs in 199 batch number (3 selected on left). Sixteen views of bathers, piers, Bayside Avenue, Cleveland Inn, Holiday Hotel, and railway tracks, North Beach. 16 photographs: b&w; 12.7 x 17.7 cm and negatives. Reproduction- originals taken: 1920s Donor: Estelle Castelle, North Beach, Md. Subjects: 1. Hotels 2. Recreation 3. North Beach 4. 1920-1929 Reference Number: 199* 

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1920-1929 North Beach

Sixteen photographs in 199 batch number (3 selected on left). Sixteen views of bathers, piers, Bayside Avenue, Cleveland Inn, Holiday Hotel, and railway tracks, North Beach. 16 photographs: b&w; 12.7 x 17.7 cm and negatives. Reproduction- originals taken: 1920s Donor: Estelle Castelle, North Beach, Md. Subjects: 1. Hotels 2. Recreation 3. North Beach 4. 1920-1929 Reference Number: 199* 

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1920-1929 Oxen and People at Chesapeake Beach Railway Station

Oxen and People at Chesapeake Beach Railway Station, Chesapeake Beach, Maryland. 1 photograph: b&w; 20.3 x 25.4 cm. Reproduction- original taken 1920-1929. Donor: B. Loveless, Chesapeake Beach, Md. Subjects: 1. Chesapeake Beach 2. Transportation- Railroads 3. 1920-1929 Reference Number: 286*

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1920-1929 Captain Oscar Marshall’s Crab House and beach bathers, North Beach

Captain Oscar Marshall’s Crab House and beach bathers, North Beach. Crab house destroyed by storm in 1933. 1 photograph: b&w; 20.3 x 25.4 cm. Reproduction of original taken? Donor: Bernie Loveless, Chesapeake Beach, Md. Subjects: 1. North Beach 2. 1920-1929 Reference Number: 266

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1910-1919 Steamer “Penn” on Chesapeake Bay

Steamer “Penn” on Chesapeake Bay. With over 700 miles of shoreline, boats have always been a major form of transportation in Southern Maryland. Here the steamboat “Penn” proudly cruises Chesapeake Bay in 1917. 1 slide: b&w Negative Number: 105-10 Reproduction- original taken: 1917 Donor: T. Duncan, Bethesda, Md. Reference number: 360 Subjects: 1. Boats 2. 1910-1919