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.

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Oyster Tongers near Bay BridgeAnnapolis, Maryland1952Photograph by A. Aubrey Bodine (1906-1970)Baltimore City Life Museum CollectionMaryland Historical SocietyB997-1
Suggested Photo Series. (Kind of.)
The suggested subject was “Oyster Wars”. I will continue looking for the subject but for now I thought I would post this beautiful Bodine photograph. 

Oyster Tongers near Bay Bridge
Annapolis, Maryland
1952
Photograph by A. Aubrey Bodine (1906-1970)
Baltimore City Life Museum Collection
Maryland Historical Society
B997-1

Suggested Photo Series. (Kind of.)

The suggested subject was “Oyster Wars”. I will continue looking for the subject but for now I thought I would post this beautiful Bodine photograph. 

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