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.

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.


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Immigrants, Locust Point[Lunch counter with signs in different languages] Baltimore, MarylandNot datedUnidentified photographer8 x 10 inch glass negativeBaltimore City Life Museum CollectionMC4733-5

Immigrants, Locust Point
[Lunch counter with signs in different languages] 
Baltimore, Maryland
Not dated
Unidentified photographer
8 x 10 inch glass negative
Baltimore City Life Museum Collection


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