Collections Online

Welcome to the Maryland Historical Society’s Collections Online Database. Browse through both Museum Department collections and the Special Collections Department of the H. Furlong Baldwin Library by subject or by medium. Here you will see paintings, photographs, manuscripts, decorative arts pieces, lithographs, and more.

With well over one million items housed at MdHS, this database contains merely a fraction of what can be found in the combined collections. Information contained in the records of the Collections Online Database is subject to change as a result of ongoing research.

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American Civil WarAfrican American HistoryPhotographs
War of 1812Women's HistoryBenjamin Henry Latrobe
PaintingsMining the Museum (exhibit)

Works on Paper

Emigration & immigrationMaritimePrints
Lithographs; Ellicott City (Md.), Mills, Prints, Industry, Hambleton Print Collection
E. Sachse & Co.
View of Ellicotts Mills. Lithograph by E. Sachse & Co. Hambleton Print Collection.
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1854
H71


Clipper Ship
Lithographs; Maritime, Prints
McCann, Armitage
Clipper Ship
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ca. 1920
H78


Prints, Lithographs; War of 1812, 1812-1815; North Point, Battle of, Md., 1814
Ruckle, Thomas
Battle of North Point, near Baltimore, September 12, 1814. Designed, painted and published by Thomas Ruckle. Lithograph of Endicott and Swett. Hambleton Print Collection.
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1834
H84


Lithographs; Baltimore (Md.); Settlement of land, Prints, Hambleton Print Collection
A. Hoen & Co. (Copy after John Moale)
Baltimore Town in 1752. Facsimile of original drawing by John Moale, lithograph by A. Hoen and Company. Hambleton Print Collection.
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1752
H26


American Civil War, 1861-1865; Lithographs, Military, Prints
A. Hoen & Company
The Charge of the First Maryland Regiment at the Death of Ashby.
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1867
H279


American Civil War, 1861-1865; Military hospitals; Lithographs, Prints
E. Sachse & Company
Hicks U.S. General Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, 1861. Lithograph printed in colors by E. Sachse & Co., 1861.
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1861
H372


American Civil War, 1861-1865; Lithographs; Riots, Prints
Kellogg, E.B.; Kellogg, E.C.; Whiting, George
The Massacre at Baltimore. The Sixth Regiment, Massachusetts volunteers resisting the mob while passing through [sic] the city on their way to Washington, April 19, 1861. New York, hand painted. See also McCauley E100; civil war.
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ca. 1861
H244


American Civil War, 1861-1865; Lithographs; Military hospitals, Prints, Hambleton Print Collection
E. Sachse & Co.
Point Lookout Maryland, View of Hammond General Hospital and U.S. Genl. Depot for Prisoners of War, 1864. Lithograph, printed in colors by E. Sachse & Co.
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ca. 1864
H201


Prints, Lithographs, Hambleton Print Collection, Baltimore (Md.)
E. Sachse and Company
Bird's Eye View of Baltimore City. Hambleton Print Collection.
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1858
H17


Prints, Lithographs, Hambleton Print Collection, Roman Catholic Church, Baltimore (Md.)
Louis Kurz
Procession of Prelates of the Second Plenary Council. Hambleton Print Collection.
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1868
H67


Prints, Lithographs, Hambleton Print Collection, Church, Catonsville (Md.)
Hoen and Company
St. Timothy's Church and Hall, Catonsville, MD. Hambleton Print Collection.
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Ca. 1850.
H72


Prints, Lithographs, Hambleton Print Collection, Military, Frederick (Md.)
P.S. Duvall
Camp Frederick. Hambleton Print Collection
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Circa 1873.
H79


Prints, Lithographs, Hambleton Print Collection, Hotel, Baltimore (Md.)
E. Sachse & Co.
Barnum's City Hotel. The foundation for Barnum's City Hotel was laid in 1825 at the southwest corner of Fayette and Calvert Streets. Lithograph, hand colored.
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Circa 1850.
H119


Prints, Lithographs, Hambleton Print Collection, Maritime, Baltimore (Md.)
Druck
The Steamer Yacht "Ross Winans"
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Ca. 1866.
H181


Prints, Hambleton Print Collection, Street scene, Baltimore (Md.)
Unknown photographer.
Baltimore Street at Center Market Space, Facing East Market Fountain. Print after daguerreotype.
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Unknown.
H189


Games