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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.

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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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Chorus girls in costume for Shuffle Alongcirca 1921Unidentified photographerEubie Blake CollectionMaryland Historical Society[MS2800]
Having Halloween costume doubts? Consider one of these outfits from Noble Sissle and Eubie Blake’s Shuffle Along (written by Flournoy Miller and Aubrey Lyles), a musical that had a Broadway premiere in 1921. 
Happy Halloween!

Chorus girls in costume for Shuffle Along
circa 1921
Unidentified photographer
Eubie Blake Collection
Maryland Historical Society
[MS2800]

Having Halloween costume doubts? Consider one of these outfits from Noble Sissle and Eubie Blake’s Shuffle Along (written by Flournoy Miller and Aubrey Lyles), a musical that had a Broadway premiere in 1921. 

Happy Halloween!

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