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)!

Farmers and Merchants National Bank, North Avenue office
North Avenue and Linden Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland
1925
Hughes Company
8 x 10 glass negative
Baltimore City Life Museum Collection
Maryland Historical Society
MC6847 .1
MC6847 .2 

This corner looks drastically different today: 


View Larger Map

Notes

  1. carabearaaubuntu reblogged this from samuel-sugar-and-milk
  2. samuel-sugar-and-milk reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  3. smartchickscommune reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  4. shizzeri reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  5. alliejoan23 reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  6. girlfriend-is-better reblogged this from jsingewald
  7. jsingewald reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  8. youngteenagerinfinite reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  9. the-west-is-the-best reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  10. itsallaboutaskipper reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  11. rapturous-symphonies reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  12. emilia-the-strange reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  13. cant-sleep-because-anime reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  14. despistaoproyectorechazado reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  15. pimp-like-a-sir-obey-like-a-boss reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  16. iaiapry reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  17. mikeyt reblogged this from mdhsphotographs