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Loreley Cut P004118.1

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Loreley Cut P004118.1

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

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Drusa Chenoweth P004265

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Drusa Chenoweth P004265

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

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Trainwreck P004770.12

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Trainwreck P004770.12

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

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Blizzard

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Blizzard

Sparrows Point train depot in blizzard, c1899; from the album of Herbert WIlliam.

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Farmlands Estate, Catonsville, MD c1900

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Farmlands Estate, Catonsville, MD c1900

While Catonsville acquired its reputation in the late 19th and early 20th centuries as a summertime retreat for wealthy Baltimoreans, many of whom built ornate Victorian homes in the City’s suburb due to its proximity to the railroad and electric street cars, estates like Farmlands are remnants of an even earlier era.  To learn more, ask about our quarterly History Trails vol. 41, no. 2 (2009-2010).

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