Tag Archives: 1930s

New Orleans-Like Cast-Iron Balcony

N. Broadway and E. Lombard St.

What an amazing old photograph from 1936. The best part is, this building still stands in pretty much the same condition. Maybe better, though the bottom floor is a little ugly today. Source: Library of Congress Check out the Google …

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Three Stories About Emerson Tower

Bromo-Seltzer Emerson Tower

Similar to an old post we did for Ghosts of DC on the Washington Monument, here’s a post which includes three stories about Baltimore’s Emerson Bromo-Seltzer Tower. 1. Crushed to death by rack of iron Here’s a tragic story from …

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