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Enoch Pratt Free Library
Special Collections Collection and State Library Resources
Enoch Pratt Free Library Archives (Pratt Archives)
Enoch Pratt Papers
Collection dates 1852-1896) Includes correspondence, ephemera and other items relating to the conception and creation of the Enoch Pratt Free Library. A number of Enoch Pratt’s personal items are included.
Lewis H. Steiner Papers
(Collection Dates 1852-1896) The collection includes administrative papers and correspondence of the first librarian of the Enoch Pratt Free Library, which documents the daily operations and early decision making process of the institution.
Bernard C. Steiner Papers
(Collection Dates 1892-1926) The papers and correspondence of the second library director, who oversaw an expansion of the library and its services, including mail-in ready reference and the growth of Baltimore's system of branch libraries.
Bernard Steiner Ephemera - Oversize
Enoch Pratt Free Library: Photographs and Ephemera
The collection consists of photographs, ephemera and articles related to both the First Enoch Pratt Free Central Library on Mulberry Street (pre-1932) and the new Central Library (1932). The collection combines a set of photographs of training classes (1928-1944) and the branches (1900-).
Building Records Collection of the Enoch Pratt Free Library
reflects the activities before, during, and after construction.
Enoch Pratt Free Library Centennial, 1986
This collection contains the records and events produced during the 1986 Centennial celebration of Enoch Pratt Free Library.