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Items associated with name 'Powellville (Md.)'

Louis F. Collins papers

by Collins, Louis F. (1942 – 1960)

1 box (0.25 linear feet)

Louis F. Collins papers document his life while serving in the United States Army with the material dating from 1942-1960 with the bulk of the material dating from 1942-1946. Also, included in this collection, are certificates and diplomas from Louis and his wife Irene relating to education, will, and financial records from their life in Powellville, Wicomico County, Maryland.

Associated Subjects: Education • World War, 1939-1945 • Military History
Identifier: 2015.103
Repository: Local History Archives
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Marasco Family Farm Photographic Prints

by Marasco Family Farm (1935 – 1942)

1 folder (0.01 linear feet)

Eight black and white photographic prints of the Marasco family farm located in Powellville, Maryland.

Associated Subjects: African American History • Farm Life
Identifier: 2018.054
Repository: Local History Archives
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Powellville History collection

by Palmer, William (2012)

1 folder (0.01 linear feet)

The Powellville History Collection contains a paper titled "Powellville: The Town that Died". The paper describes Powellville and the problems that caused its glory to fade. It also contains a DVD entitled "Family History of My Grandparents".

Associated Subjects: None
Identifier: 2013.011
Repository: Local History Archives
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Rayne and Dennis Family Collection

by Dennis FamilyRayne Family (1911 – 1960)

11 folders (1.1 linear feet)

This collection consists of material, spanning from 1911 to the 1960s, relating to the Rayne and Dennis Family. Included are a bundle postcards from 1911 to 1920s, mostly addressed to Myrtle Rayne from family and friends - most notably, her future husband David W. Dennis, cousin Willis Clark and Edward C. Smith, all who served in WWI. In addition, there are several photographs, including a black-and-white photograph labeled "The Millpond 1946," depicting young people on a frozen pond, b/w and color photographs of two boys at a bridge and possible a scenic photograph of Cypress Knee on the Pocomoke River as well as group photograph of the Whites Chapel Methodist Church Homecoming and a colored photograph of Powellville Grist Mill. The collection also contains a potholder advertising W. Howard Dennis gas station in Powellville, MD and several 1938 Dave Dennis strawberry picking coupons in quantities of 1, 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 or 50 quarts.

Associated Subjects: Postcards • World War, 1914-1918
Identifier: 2012.018
Repository: Local History Archives
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