State House

Date:
1789
Creator:
Peale, Charles Willson (1741-1827)
Location:
100 State Circle,Maryland,Annapolis,21401
Identifier:
2010.0005.0019
Institution:
Maryland State House
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Desk

Date:
C. 1797
Creator:
Shaw, John (1745-1829), [attributed to the shop of]

Brass plaque screwed to the underside of the lift-top indicates desk was presented to the state of Maryland by Philip B. Perlman, Solicitor General of the United States in memory of his friends and son who died in action during World War II.

Description (physical):

Mahogany, mahogany veneer, and dark and lightwood inlay with tulip poplar and yellow pine

Location:
100 State Circle, Annapolis, Maryland, 21401
Identifier:
MSA SC 1545-0546
Institution:
Maryland State House

Emanuel Gorfine

Date:
1974
Creator:
Binebrink, Wilson (1916-2001)

Emanuel Gorfine (D-BC 4); House of Deleates, 1931-1937; Speaker of the House, 1935-1937; State Senate, 1939-1941

Description (physical):

oil on canvas

Location:
100 State Circle, Annapolis, Maryland, 21401
Identifier:
MSA SC 1545-1026
Institution:
Maryland State House

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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Winder, Levin (1757-1819). After the portrait by James (?) Sharples (c. 1751-1811). Signed, lower left: Florence MacKubin/copy

Date:
n. d.
Creator:
MacKubin, Florence (1861-1918)
Description (physical):

oil on canvas H 40 3/4 x W 35 7/8 x D 2 5/8 (framed) H 30 1/8 x W 25 1/16 (canvas sight)

Location:
100 State Circle,Maryland,Annapolis,21401
Identifier:
MSA SC 1545-1-1043
Institution:
Maryland State House
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Wilkinson, Perry O. (1905-1979)

Date:
1961
Creator:
Rembski, Stanislaw (1896-1998)
Description (physical):

oil on canvas 36x28, 44 3/4 x 35 3/4 (frame)

Location:
100 State Circle,Maryland,Annapolis,21401
Identifier:
MSA SC 1545-1-1046
Institution:
Maryland State House
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Whyte, William Pinkney (1824-1908)

Date:
19th century
Creator:
Bendann, David (Bendann Bros.)
Description (physical):

pastel on panel H: 37 1/2 x W: 32 1/2 x D: 21/2 (framed) H: 30 x W: 25 (canvas sight)

Location:
100 State Circle,Maryland,Annapolis,21401
Identifier:
MSA SC 1545-1-1221
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

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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Washington Resigning His Commission. Signed and dated, lower right: Edwin White/1859

Date:
1859
Creator:
White, Edwin (1817-1877)
Description (physical):

oil on canvas 168 x 92 (sight), 119 H x 180 W (frame)

Location:
100 State Circle,Maryland,Annapolis,21401
Identifier:
MSA SC 1545-1-1112
Institution:
Maryland State House
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