Bird’s Eye View of Baltimore in 1870

What a beautiful old image of Baltimore. We dug this one up at the Library of Congress.

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Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Copyright ... Spofford & Hughes, New York." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 255 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. " ... sketched in pencil ... in the Fall of 1911." map 43 x 77 cm.
Perspective map not drawn to scale. “Copyright … Spofford & Hughes, New York.” LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 255 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ” … sketched in pencil … in the Fall of 1911.” map 43 x 77 cm.

Source: Library of Congress

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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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