Md. Historical Society Photographs

Starting in circa 1850, the Maryland Historical Society (MdHS) photographic collection contains well over one million items including daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, cartes-de-visite, albumen prints, salted paper prints, acetate negatives, and more. Photographs are part of MdHS's Special Collections Department, H. Furlong Baldwin Library.

Digital reproductions of originals are property of MdHS. For image reproduction and permission info: MdHS Imaging Services.

Feel free to share these images with proper citation.

jferretti@mdhs.org

Curated by Jennifer A. Ferretti (former Curator of Photographs, MdHS). I am not an MdHS employee and in no way represent the institution. All views are my own.

@CityThatReads

Est. 2011. Please #CiteYourSources!

Named Best Tumblr Feed in Baltimore Magazine 2011!

Rated #5 in Baltimore City Paper's The Year in Intertubes (2011)!

Baltimore Street, night scene looking west from near Commerce StreetNot datedHughes Company8 x 10 inch glass negativeBaltimore City Life Museum CollectionMaryland Historical SocietyMC6975 

Baltimore Street, night scene looking west from near Commerce Street
Not dated
Hughes Company
8 x 10 inch glass negative
Baltimore City Life Museum Collection
Maryland Historical Society
MC6975 

Notes

  1. nenadatvseries reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  2. marietaudio reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  3. be-sotted reblogged this from thegirlwholovedtheskyy and added:
    well sheit dis be like a block form ma skewl
  4. thegirlwholovedtheskyy reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  5. unequaldivision reblogged this from mangoworm
  6. mangoworm reblogged this from 77pods
  7. 77pods reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  8. justinemkapela reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  9. mdhsphotographs posted this