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1927 explosion at Baltimore mayor's home

This is a headline that caught our attention. We were reading through old editions of The Washington Post and found this one printed on August 7th,...
Looking north from Washington Monument, Baltimore, Md

Check out this beautiful view from the Washington Monument. Source: Library of Congress
Baltimore waterfront

Here's a great series of photos of the Baltimore waterfront from the early 20th century. Source: Library of Congress
1954 Orioles schedule

What a cool find! This is the Orioles' inaugural schedule for the Major Leagues in 1954. Source: Digital Maryland
Street scene showing Light Street at Lombard Street, Baltimore. Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company Collection. Baltimore City Life Museum Collection, 8x10 glass, Box 3. Note: Reference photograph.

This is a cool old photo showing the intersection of Light and Lombard Streets in 1905. Here is the same intersection today.
John Eager Howard monument, Mount Vernon, Baltimore, 1909. Robert L. Harris Collection, Baltimore City Life Museum Collection

This is an old photo of the John Eager Howard monument in Mount Vernon from 1909. Source: Maryland Historical Society
Glover Street, 500 Block South, ca. 1930.

This is a photo looking down the 500 block of S. Glover St. around 1930. What's really cool is that the homes are still...
Biddle Alley, ca. 1911. Baltimore, Maryland. Subject Vertical File, Baltimore City, Streets. Featured in Housing Conditions in Baltimore: Report of a Special Committee of the Association for the Improvement of the Condition of the Poor and the Charity Organization Society, Submitting Results of an Investigation by Janet E. Kemp

Here is a great old photo from the Maryland Historical Society. This is a terrific resource, and you should think about donating to them...
South Charles Street, looking north, Baltimore. Charles Center area. Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company Building on left side. Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company Collection. Baltimore City Life Museum Collection, 8x10 glass, Box 3. Note: Reference photograph.

Here's a great show looking up Charles Street in 1905. Source: Maryland Historical Society Here's the same view up South Charles Street today. You can see the...