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Collection Baltimore Sun memorabilia collection
Call Number Coll032
Digital Link Finding aid:
Date 1904-1970
Description 3 boxes (2.25 linear feet)
Scope & Content A collection of artifacts donated to UMBC that pertain to the Baltimore Sun including a section of the old Baltimore Sun building, a Sunpapers mailbox, a Sun Route Owners Association ashtray, a plaque from Vice President Spiro Agnew certifying that reporter Edgar Jones was at the launch of the Apollo 13, and a roll of newsprint.
Language English (eng)
Admin/Biographical History The Baltimore Sun is the largest daily newspaper in Maryland.
Access Conditions No restrictions.
Copyrights Reproductions allowed for research purposes. Copyright maintained by the creator.
Citation Baltimore Sun memorabilia collection, Baltimore Sun Archives, Collection 32, Special Collections, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (Baltimore, MD).
Provenance and Aquisition Information Edgar Jones donated the plaque (MSS 1997-02), James Bready donated the iron front decoration piece (MSS 1997-03), and someone else donated the mailbox (MSS 1997-012) in 1997. The Baltimore Sun Route Owners Association donated the ashtray (MSS 1998-10) in 1998. Michael Bowler donated the newsprint hat and roll in 2010 (MSS 2010-01).
Processing Information Collection unprocessed.
Archivist Loeper, Lindsey
Format collections (object groupings)
Other Creators Agnew, Spiro T., 1918-1996;
People Agnew, Spiro T., 1918-1996;
Jones, Edgar;
Sun (Baltimore, Md. : 1837);
Subjects Sun (Baltimore, Md. : 1837);
Baltimore (Md.);
Jones, Edgar;
Agnew, Spiro T., 1918-1996;
Year Range from 1904
Year Range to 1970