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A Window into Architecture: The Gibbs Surround at the Hammond-Harwood House Museum

Apr 1, 2020

A Window into Architecture: The Gibbs Surround at the Hammond-Harwood House Museum By: Rachel Lovett, Curator & Assistant Director Have you ever noticed the elegant window that graces the stair […]

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Chinese Export Dining Set

Mar 28, 2020

C. 1820 Medium: Celadon porcelain Gift of Lenora Jackson McKim Baltimore merchant Isaac McKim (1775-1838) was the original owner of this plate. After the War of 1812 McKim was hailed […]

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A Front View of the State House in Annapolis

Mar 3, 2020

C. 1789 Maker: Charles Willson Peale (1741-1827) Medium: Engraving Museum Purchase in 1951 In addition to his work as a portraitist, naturalist, and museum professional, Maryland born artist Charles Willson […]

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Collectors’ Day 2019 – Dining In Decadence: Culinary Culture in Early America

Nov 22, 2019

My name is Joseph Sherren, I am the collections manager at Montpelier Historic Site in Laurel. I was the recipient of the first Glenn Harwood Memorial Scholarship, a scholarship for […]

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