Md. Historical Society Photographs

Oct 15

Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Mount Royal Station1400 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, Marylandcirca 1907John Dubas (fl. 1905-1973)(Possibly 5x7 inch glass negative)Arthur U. Hooper Memorial CollectionBaltimore City Life Museum CollectionMaryland Historical SocietyMC9070

Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Mount Royal Station
1400 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, Maryland
circa 1907
John Dubas (fl. 1905-1973)
(Possibly 5x7 inch glass negative)
Arthur U. Hooper Memorial Collection
Baltimore City Life Museum Collection
Maryland Historical Society
MC9070

Oct 13

Major League Baseball All Star-Game, Memorial Stadium900 East 33rd Street, Baltimore, MarylandJuly 8, 1958Robert F. Kniesche (1906-1976)4x5 inch acetate negativeKniesche CollectionMaryland Historical SocietyPP79.1314This was the first and only MLB All-Star Game played at Memorial Stadium. The opening pitch was made by then-Vice President Richard Nixon. The American League lineup included Micky Mantle (New York Yankees), Nellie Fox (Chicago White Sox), and Gus Triandos (Baltimore Orioles). National League included Willie Mays (San Francisco Giants), Henry “Hank” Aaron (Milwaukee Braves), and Ernie Banks (Chicago Cubs) among others. More information on the game and lineups available through the Wikipedia page.

Major League Baseball All Star-Game, Memorial Stadium
900 East 33rd Street, Baltimore, Maryland
July 8, 1958
Robert F. Kniesche (1906-1976)
4x5 inch acetate negative
Kniesche Collection
Maryland Historical Society
PP79.1314
This was the first and only MLB All-Star Game played at Memorial Stadium. The opening pitch was made by then-Vice President Richard Nixon. The American League lineup included Micky Mantle (New York Yankees), Nellie Fox (Chicago White Sox), and Gus Triandos (Baltimore Orioles). National League included Willie Mays (San Francisco Giants), Henry “Hank” Aaron (Milwaukee Braves), and Ernie Banks (Chicago Cubs) among others. More information on the game and lineups available through the Wikipedia page.

Oct 09

Potomac Poultry Food Company, view from waterfrontCanton, Baltimore, MarylandDecember 6, 1921Hughes Company8x10 inch glass plate negativeBaltimore City Life Museum CollectionMaryland Historical SocietyMC7268

Potomac Poultry Food Company, view from waterfront
Canton, Baltimore, Maryland
December 6, 1921
Hughes Company
8x10 inch glass plate negative
Baltimore City Life Museum Collection
Maryland Historical Society
MC7268

Oct 08

Standard Oil CompanyBoston Street, Baltimore, MarylandFebruary 6, 1945Hughes Company8x10 inch acetate film negativeHughes Company CollectionMaryland Historical SocityPP30 142-45

Standard Oil Company
Boston Street, Baltimore, Maryland
February 6, 1945
Hughes Company
8x10 inch acetate film negative
Hughes Company Collection
Maryland Historical Socity
PP30 142-45

Oct 06

Baltimore City JailBaltimore, Maryland1900Unidentified photographer5x7 inch glass negativeBaltimore City Life Museum CollectionMaryland Historical SocietyMC2356
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Baltimore City Jail
Baltimore, Maryland
1900
Unidentified photographer
5x7 inch glass negative
Baltimore City Life Museum Collection
Maryland Historical Society
MC2356

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Oct 03

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Oct 01

[Baltimore] City Hall, Centennial Illumination[100 Holliday Street, Baltimore, Maryland]1914Unidentified photographer8x10 inch glass negativeGlass Plate Negative CollectionMaryland Historical SocietyZ9.956.PP11
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[Baltimore] City Hall, Centennial Illumination
[100 Holliday Street, Baltimore, Maryland]
1914
Unidentified photographer
8x10 inch glass negative
Glass Plate Negative Collection
Maryland Historical Society
Z9.956.PP11

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Sep 30

Fire Department, Engine No. 38, front700 block, West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MarylandJune 28, 1926Unidentified photographer3.5x4.5 inch film negativeBaltimore City Buildings Photograph CollectionMaryland Historical SocietyPP236.0182 A
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Fire Department, Engine No. 38, front
700 block, West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, Maryland
June 28, 1926
Unidentified photographer
3.5x4.5 inch film negative
Baltimore City Buildings Photograph Collection
Maryland Historical Society
PP236.0182 A

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Sep 29

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Jun 13

The Homeland duckpin bowlingBaltimore, MarylandNovember 18, 1942Hughes Company8x10 inch acetate negativeHughes Studio Photograph CollectionMaryland Historical SocietyPP30 678-42

The Homeland duckpin bowling
Baltimore, Maryland
November 18, 1942
Hughes Company
8x10 inch acetate negative
Hughes Studio Photograph Collection
Maryland Historical Society
PP30 678-42

Jun 03

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May 29

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May 28

Chris Martin. [Atlantic-Southwestern Broom Company.] Baylis Street and Boston Street, Baltimore, Maryland1977Elinor B. Cahn8x10 inch photographThe East Baltimore Documentary Photography ProjectBaltimore City Life Museum CollectionMaryland Historical Society1982.19.1.105
"Chris Martin has been making brooms for forty years at the Atlantic South Western Broom Company."
Copyright Elinor B. Cahn, 1977.
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Chris Martin. [Atlantic-Southwestern Broom Company.]
Baylis Street and Boston Street, Baltimore, Maryland
1977
Elinor B. Cahn
8x10 inch photograph
The East Baltimore Documentary Photography Project
Baltimore City Life Museum Collection
Maryland Historical Society
1982.19.1.105

"Chris Martin has been making brooms for forty years at the Atlantic South Western Broom Company."

Copyright Elinor B. Cahn, 1977.

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May 27

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