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Mrs. Lawson poem

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030055580]
Identifier: MS-0280
The collection consists of a poem, "Maryland," written by a Mrs. Lawson, most likely during the Civil War. The poem was intended as a satirical response to the pro-Southern lyrics of "Maryland, My Maryland," written by James R. Randall.

Dates

  • undated

Creator

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Collection is open for use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Extent

0.167 Cubic Feet (1 poem)

Biographical / Historical

No biographical or historical information is available at this time.

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a poem, "Maryland," written by a Mrs. Lawson, most likely during the Civil War. The poem was intended as a satirical response to the pro-Southern lyrics of "Maryland, My Maryland," written by James R. Randall. It was presented to Edward O.C. Ord, a Maryland native and general in the Union Army.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The poem was given to the library by Lester S. Levy.

Processing Information

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Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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