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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Fire drill, Pier 9Locust Point, Baltimore September 14, 1913John Dubas (fl. 1904-1973)5 x 7 inch glass negativeBaltimore City Life Museum CollectionMaryland Historical SocietyMC9279 .1 

Fire drill, Pier 9
Locust Point, Baltimore 
September 14, 1913
John Dubas (fl. 1904-1973)
5 x 7 inch glass negative
Baltimore City Life Museum Collection
Maryland Historical Society
MC9279 .1 


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