Horrible Aftermath of 1904 Fire

This sad photo shows the city devastated after the great fire of 1904. You're looking at Calvert St. near Pratt St. Source: Maryland Historical Society
1954 Orioles schedule

Gunther Beer 1954 Orioles Schedule

What a cool find! This is the Orioles' inaugural schedule for the Major Leagues in 1954. Source: Digital Maryland
Bullets v. Capitals box score

Baltimore Bullets Beat Washington Capitals; Take First Place

We came across this article from November 19th, 1944, when the Baltimore Bullets beat the Washington Capitals basketball team by the depressed score of...
Baltimore, Maryland at Night (NASA, International Space Station, 10/16/12)

Baltimore Photo from International Space Station

This isn't from the distant past, but I had to share it because it's such a cool image of Baltimore. The photo below was...

Baltimore Savings Institution Dollar Bill (1840)

Now this is pretty cool. We were trolling the Internet and came across this old $1 bill from the Baltimore Savings Institution.

How Bigotry and Racism Shaped Baltimore [Video Series]

Here is a series of three videos shared by one of our readers, Ayo. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EStiuUtjZ50 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BFGjezitkK0 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KqwvBHst_x8
1905 postcard

A Postcard From Baltimore in 1905

Images like this are always great. This is an old postcard from a woman named Eva to her cousin Pattie, written on September 16th,...
Baltimore city directory - 1799

So Cool! 1799 City Directory for Baltimore

How cool is this? If you're older than probably 30, you remember actually using a paper phonebook. Well, here's a fascinating city directory that...
Baltimore Sun - January 7th, 1850

Baltimore Penitentiary Statistics in 1850

This is an absolutely fascinating article that we dug up in the Baltimore Sun. It shows statistics for prisoners in the penitentiary.
Baltimore MTA bus

Baltimore MTA bus in the 1970s

Check out this old school shot of an MTA bus at Howard and Centre. Source: Kevin Mueller