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.

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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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