Wye Oak Desk

Date:
2004
Creator:
McMartin & Beggins Furniture Makers
Description (physical):

white oak (Wye Oak); secondary wood: white oak from Talbot County. Sheepskin leather surface 31"H x 74"L x 42" D

Location:
100 State Circle,Maryland,Annapolis,21401
Identifier:
MSA SC 1545-1-3268
Institution:
Maryland State House
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Letter from Mary (Molly) Ridout to Anne Tasker Ogle

Date:
January 16, 1784
Creator:
Ridout, Mary
Description (physical):

Ink on paper

Location:
100 State Circle,Maryland,Annapolis,21401
Identifier:
MSA SC 358-1-2
Institution:
Maryland State House
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Letter from James McHenry to Margaret (Peggy) Caldwell

Date:
December 23, 1783
Creator:
McHenry, James (1753-1816)

A three-page letter from James McHenry to his future wife, Margaret (Peggy) Caldwell, describing George Washington's resignation of his commission of commander in chief of the Continental Army on December 23, 1783. McHenry was one of Maryland's delegates to the Continental Congress, and was a member of the Congressional protocol committee which oversaw the resignation.

Description (physical):

Ink on paper

Location:
100 State Circle, Annapolis, Maryland, 21401
Identifier:
MSA SC 5664-1-2
Institution:
Maryland State House

George Washington's Resignation Speech

Date:
December 23, 1783
Creator:
George Washington (1732-1799)

George Washington's final draft of his resignation speech that he gave in the Old Senate Chamber of the Maryland State House on December 23, 1783. In response to instructions from Congress that he was expected to make formal remarks, Washington wrote this speech while he was in Annapolis. Upon resigning his commission as commander in chief of the Continental Army, Washington rode home to Mount Vernon to be home for Christmas. The annotations on this two-page document were all made by George Washington. Read more »

Description (physical):

Ink on paper

Location:
100 State Circle, Annapolis, Maryland, 21401
Identifier:
MSA SC 5664-1-1
Institution:
Maryland State House

Glendening, Parris N. (b. 1942)

Date:
2002
Creator:
Sanden, John Howard (b. 1935)
Description (physical):

oil on canvas 48 x 36

Location:
100 State Circle,Maryland,Annapolis,21401
Identifier:
MSA SC 1545-1-3156
Institution:
Maryland State House
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O'Conor, Herbert Romulus (1896-1960)

Date:
c. 1942
Creator:
Resnikoff, Irving (1897-1988) as "Charles J. Fox"
Description (physical):

oil on canvas S:44x30. F: 49 1/4 H x 35 1/4 W

Location:
100 State Circle,Maryland,Annapolis,21401
Identifier:
MSA SC 1545-1-1090
Institution:
Maryland State House
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Nice, Harry Whinna (1877-1941)

Date:
1938
Creator:
Schlereth, Hans (b. 1897)
Description (physical):

oil on canvas S: 35x30, F: 41 1/2 H x 36 1/4 W

Location:
100 State Circle,Maryland,Annapolis,21401
Identifier:
MSA SC 1545-1-1093
Institution:
Maryland State House
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Morning on the Severn River, Maryland

Date:
1873
Creator:
Jones, 'Hugh Bolton (1848-1927)
Description (physical):

oil on canvas 14 x 22 frame: 23 x 31 x 3 1/2 D

Location:
100 State Circle,Maryland,Annapolis,21401
Identifier:
MSA SC 4680-10-0051
Institution:
Maryland State House
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McKeldin, Theodore (1900-1974)

Date:
1961
Creator:
Murray, Albert K. (b. 1906)
Description (physical):

oil on canvas 36x30, 47 3/8 x 41 1/2 (frame)

Location:
100 State Circle,Maryland,Annapolis,21401
Identifier:
MSA SC 1545-1-1097
Institution:
Maryland State House
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Mandel, Marvin (b. 1920)

Date:
1993
Creator:
Egeli, Peter E. (b. 1934)
Description (physical):

oil on canvas S: 44 1/2 H x 33 1/2 W, F: 53 1/2 H x 42 5/8 W

Location:
100 State Circle,Maryland,Annapolis,21401
Identifier:
MSA SC 1545-1-2916
Institution:
Maryland State House
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