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Frank Blackwell Mayer glass negatives, circa 1900

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Stephanie Ashley
Scope and Contents
The glass plate negatives of Maryland painter Frank Blackwell Mayer measure 0.4 linear feet. The collection includes twelve glass plate negatives of artwork by Mayer and a studio interior, circa 1900, and thirteen copy prints, circa 1960s, of photographs of artwork by Mayer.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collection was donated in 1971 by A. Hyatt Mayor.
Processing Information
The glass plate negatives were re-housed in 2015 with a grant from the Smithsonian Collections Care and Preservation Fund. The collection was processed and a finding aid written by Stephanie Ashley in 2018 and updated in 2020.