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.
- 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-).
The Pratt Archives will continue to be processed. More to come.