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Ladies musical album

Identifier: MS-0569

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Scope and Contents

Manuscript diary belonging to Pauline Massicott. Contains very few pieces of music, however, there are several poems and letters within the volume.


  • Creation: circa 1850


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.

Biographical / Historical

Pauline Massicott, born about 1830 in Maryland, was the fourth child of Catherine Eugenia Blancon and Capt. William "Robert" Massicott.

Captain Massicott was born about 1776 in France. He was married in Maryland and lived on Albermarle Street in Baltimore. He is buried in Greenmount Cemetery, Baltimore. Catherine Eugenia Blancon was born about 1793 in France, died in 1884, and is also buried in Greenmount Cemetery.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 volume)

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Custodial History

The collection was purchased in October 2010.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was purchased in October 2010.

Processing Information

Finding aid prepared by Kelly Spring on 25 August 2011.

Ladies musical album
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

The Sheridan Libraries
Special Collections
3400 N Charles St
Baltimore MD 21218 USA