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)!

Toll Gate Keeper’s House (shows people and dog)
[Possibly Harford Road] Maryland
February 1901
Frank W. Youse
5 x 7 inch glass negative
Baltimore City Life Museum Collection
Maryland Historical Society
MC2727 .2  

Full image and detail. Click to enlarge. 

Notes

  1. peerintothepast reblogged this from mdhsphotographs and added:
    #Baltimore #History 1901
  2. smartchickscommune reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  3. carnellswagger reblogged this from mdhsphotographs and added:
    History
  4. monology reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  5. arteeliteratura reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  6. adamferriss said: Check out that guy leaning on the fence in the far left!
  7. magic-marshmellow-laser reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  8. caitlinvsshark reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  9. gonzowhite reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  10. adelaydeorchid reblogged this from mdhsphotographs
  11. mdhsphotographs posted this