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From Our Collections

Tug Boat, Baltimore County

Tug Boat, Baltimore County

Horse Race, Greenspring Valley

Horse Race, Greenspring Valley

WWI Military Camp, Baltimore County

WWI Military Camp, Baltimore County

Loch Raven Bridge No. 1

Loch Raven Bridge No. 1

Shanklin Collection

Shanklin Archival Collection

Hutzler’s Department Store

Historic Photo of Hutzler's Department store in Towson, Christmas 1952

Sparrows Point Ore Boat P004311

Ore boat at Sparrows Point Shipyard.

Loreley Cut P004118.1

Photo, c1900, showing B&O Railroad at Loreley Cut.

Drusa Chenoweth P004265

Photo., c1886, of Drusa Chenoweth of Baltimore County.

Trainwreck P004770.12

Wreck of passenger train, Sparrows Point, c1889; from the album of Herbert...