General Records of the Department of State. National Archives Identifier: 6207548
In this letter William Lambert shares information about large ships seen passing up the middle of the Chesapeake Bay as well as an additional force and his fear of an imminent attack in Virginia or Maryland.
“Negro Life in Maryland” [Unidentified African American family outside cabin] Eastern Shore, Maryland circa 1890-1900 Unidentified photographer Eastern Shore Photo Album Collection Maryland Historical Society PP83 I.18.2 (Album 2)
The Eastern Shore Photo Album Collection contains two albums of photographs depicting the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey. There is no indication of who took the photos and for what purpose.
The original image (top) is severely yellow. The detail image is edited: yellow has been reduced by adding cyan and the levels were adjusted to brighten the image.