We Love Maps Another Awesome Map of Baltimore (1857) Sep 4, 2013 We love these maps, and I’m sure you guys do as well. Check this one out. It shows the layout of the city in 1857. Look at square 16, that’s where Camden Yards sits today. This map is Plate No. 25 from a J.H. Colton atlas that we believed was published in 1857.Copyright statement on map: “Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J. H. Colton & Co. in the Clerk’s Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York.” On verso: “The District of Columbia”, text on three columns. Source: Johns Hopkins Library This map was done by Joseph Hutchins Colton. Ghosts of Baltimore via EmailWant to get our great content sent to you by email? Sign up here and we'll stay in touch!