Md. Historical Society Photographs

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The photograph collection at the Maryland Historical Society spans circa 1848 through present day and contains well over one million items. Daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, cartes-de-visite, albumen prints, salted paper prints, acetate negatives, and other historic formats are prevalent. Photographs are part of MdHS's Special Collections Department, H. Furlong Baldwin Library. MdHS is located in Baltimore, Maryland. For more information, see the About page.

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

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Curated by Jennifer A. Ferretti (former Curator of Photographs, MdHS). All views are my own and do not reflect those of the institution.

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Desegregation - Baltimore Report, 195616mm Kinescope, 40 minutesPhotograph by Siobhan HaganBaltimore City Life Museum Moving Picture CollectionMaryland Historical Society1986.77.1
Siobhan Hagan is donating her time and experience to preserve some of MdHS’s films by applying for preservation grants. The film pictured here has a note on it’s canister that indicates Walter Sondheim is featured in the film.
Like many other films in the collection, this film must be preserved on to a copy format (VHS, DVD, etc.) for public viewing.

Desegregation - Baltimore Report, 1956
16mm Kinescope, 40 minutes
Photograph by Siobhan Hagan
Baltimore City Life Museum Moving Picture Collection
Maryland Historical Society
1986.77.1

Siobhan Hagan is donating her time and experience to preserve some of MdHS’s films by applying for preservation grants. The film pictured here has a note on it’s canister that indicates Walter Sondheim is featured in the film.

Like many other films in the collection, this film must be preserved on to a copy format (VHS, DVD, etc.) for public viewing.

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