Map of Proposed 1872 Extension of Baltimore City Limits

What a terrific old map. We have struck a gold mine of excellent cartographic material with the Johns Hopkins digital collection.

This one shows Baltimore in 1872. Click on it for a much larger, detailed version.

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1872 map of Baltimore
1872 map of Baltimore

Source: Johns Hopkins Sheridan Library

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Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District.

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