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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Browse by subject using these links or enter a term in the search boxes below (scroll down for results):

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

Works on Paper

Emigration & immigrationMaritimePrints
African American history, Photographs, Baltimore City Life Museum Collection, Paul Henderson, Sports, Baseball., Negro leagues
Henderson, Paul, 1899-1988
Group portrait. Baltimore Elite Giants. Negro League baseball team. Left to right: Henry Kimbo, Robert "Butch" Davis, Lester Locket holding bats. Photograph by Paul Henderson (1899-1988), circa May 1949
Restricted to copy print only in the Special Collections Department. For more information, please contact specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. For reproduction and permission information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
ca. 1949
HEN.00.A1-052


African American history, Photographs, Paul Henderson, Baltimore City Life Museum Collection, Street scene--Urban Landscape, Street scene, Portrait group, Baltimore City Life Museum Collection, Baltimore (Md.)
Henderson, Paul, 1899-1988
Group portrait. Clean Block Campaign (contest created by the Afro-American newspaper). Possibly east Baltimore. Women holding baby posing behind trash can (filled with candy), winner of the Clean Block Campaign competition. Photograph by Paul S. Henderson (1899-1988), circa July 1948. Note: Exhibited on-site in "Paul Henderson: Baltimore's Civil Rights Era in Photographs, ca. 1940-1960," February 2012.
Restricted to copy print only in the Special Collections Department. For more information, please contact specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. For reproduction and permission information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
ca. 1948
HEN.00.A2-187


African American history, Paul Henderson, Photographs, Baltimore City Life Museum Collection, Portrait female, Women's history, Entertainers, Celebrities.
Henderson, Paul, 1899-1988
Actress and singer Pearl Bailey (1918-1990) in her dressing room of unidentified club. Shows photographer's assistant with flash. Photograph by Paul S. Henderson (1899-1988), circa 1946. Note: Exhibited on-site in "Paul Henderson: Baltimore's Civil Rights Era in Photographs, ca. 1940-1960," February 2012.
Restricted to copy print only in the Special Collections Department. For more information, please contact specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. For reproduction and permission information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
ca. 1946
HEN.00.A2-247


African American history, Photographs, Baltimore City Life Museum Collection, Paul Henderson, Politicians, Politics & government, Baltimore (Md.)
Henderson, Paul, 1899-1988
Bricker campaign headquarters. Callaway Real Estate Office. Marse S. Callaway posing at the door of his office. Photograph by Paul S. Henderson (1899-1988), undated.
Restricted to copy print only in the Special Collections Department. For more information, please contact specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. For reproduction and permission information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
Undated
HEN.00.A2-188


African American history, Paul Henderson, Photographs, Baltimore City Life Museum Collection, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People., Clubs and organizations, Civil rights.
Henderson, Paul, 1899-1988
Group portrait. National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) meeting for voter registration campaign. Shows Florence Snowden in second row, third from left and Lillie May Carroll jackson, in first row, second from right. Photograph by Paul S. Henderson (1899-1988), circa October 1948. Note: Exhibited on-site in "Paul Henderson: Baltimore's Civil Rights Era in Photographs, ca. 1940-1960," February 2012.
Restricted to copy print only in the Special Collections Department. For more information, please contact specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. For reproduction and permission information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
ca. 1948
HEN.00.A2-147


Henderson, Paul (d. 1966), African American history, Baltimore City Life Museum Collection, Photographs
Unknown
Paul Henderson with camera. Photograph and date unknown. Baltimore City Life Museum Collection.
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: special_collections@mdhs.org
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Unknown
1991.44.301


African American history, Photographs, Baltimore City Life Museum Collection, Sports, Baseball., Negro leagues
Henderson, Paul, 1899-1988
Group portrait. Catchers of the Baltimore Elite Giants. Negro League baseball team. Left to right: Hoss Walker, Frazier Robinson, Johnny Hayes, Vic Harris. Photograph by Paul S. Henderson (1899-1988), circa May 1949.
Restricted to copy print only in the Special Collections Department. For more information, please contact specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. For reproduction and permission information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
ca. 1949
HEN.00.A1-053


Paul Henderson, African American history, Photographs, Baltimore City Life Museum Collection, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People., Clubs and organizations, Civil rights., Portrait male
Henderson, Paul, 1899-1988
Group portrait. Thurgood Marshall receiving National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Life Membership plaque from Carl Murphy, owner of the Afro-American newspaper. Photograph by Paul S. Henderson (1899-1988), circa 1956. Note: Exhibited on-site in "Paul Henderson: Baltimore's Civil Rights Era in Photographs, ca. 1940-1960," February 2012.
Restricted to copy print only in the Special Collections Department. For more information, please contact specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. For reproduction and permission information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
ca. 1956
HEN.00.A2-148


Baltimore (Md.), Bodine, A. Aubrey, Photographs, Baltimore (Md.)--Buildings, structures, etc., Baltimore (Md.)--Business--Hotel
Bodine, A. Aubrey, 1906–1970.
Statler Hilton Hotel and other buildings. Charles Center, Baltimore, Maryland. Photograph by A. Aubrey Bodine.
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: special_collections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. For reproduction and permission information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
B240-3


Baltimore (Md.), Bodine, A. Aubrey, Photographs, Baltimore (Md.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Bodine, A. Aubrey, 1906–1970.
Sun Life building at Charles Center, Baltimore, Maryland. Photograph by A. Aubrey Bodine.
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: special_collections@mdhs.org
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B241-1


Baltimore (Md.), Bodine, A. Aubrey, Photographs, Houses, Wyman Park
Bodine, A. Aubrey, 1906–1970.
Wyman Villa Façade. Photograph by A. Aubrey Bodine, 1949.
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: special_collections@mdhs.org
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1949
B330


Westport.
Landscape, Landscape--Water, Bodine, A. Aubrey, Photographs
Bodine, A. Aubrey, 1906–1970.
Westport. Photograph by A. Aubrey Bodine.
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: special_collections@mdhs.org
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B335


Mason-Dixon Line, Photographs, Portrait male, Landscape
Unknown
Mason and Dixon marker with unidentified man.
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: special_collections@mdhs.org
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PP37.2.7


Bodine, A. Aubrey, Photographs, City Hall, Baltimore (Md.), Memorials, Baltimore (Md.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Bodine, A. Aubrey, 1906–1970.
War memorial sculpture with City Hall in background. Photograph by A. Aubrey Bodine, 1943.
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: special_collections@mdhs.org
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1943
B64-9


Bodine, A. Aubrey, Photographs, Baltimore (Md.)--Buildings, structures, etc., Restaurants
Bodine, A. Aubrey, 1906–1970.
Charles Center and Hamburgers at night. Photograph by A. Aubrey Bodine.
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: special_collections@mdhs.org
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B95


Bodine, A. Aubrey, Photographs, Baltimore (Md.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Bodine, A. Aubrey, 1906–1970.
Charles Center. Photograph by A. Aubrey Bodine.
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B98-11


Maryland Institute, College of Art., Women's history, Portrait female—Occupation--Artist, Bodine, A. Aubrey, Photographs, Artwork, Baltimore (Md.). Arts Gallery
Bodine, A. Aubrey, 1906–1970.
Maryland Institute student work. Artist Liz Quisgard with her work at the Maryland Institute [College of Art], Baltimore, Maryland. Negative (2.25 x 2.25 inches) by A. Aubrey Bodine, February 10, 1966.
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: special_collections@mdhs.org
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1966
B172-4-J


Maryland Institute, College of Art., Women's history, Portrait female—Occupation--Artist, Bodine, A. Aubrey, Photographs, Artwork, Baltimore (Md.). Arts Gallery
Bodine, A. Aubrey, 1906–1970.
Maryland Institute student work. Artist Liz Quisgard with her work at the Maryland Institute [College of Art], Baltimore, Maryland. Negative (2.25 x 2.25 inches) by A. Aubrey Bodine, February 10, 1966.
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: special_collections@mdhs.org
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1966
B172-4-K


Monuments, Bodine, A. Aubrey, Photographs, Baltimore (Md.), Wyman Park, American Civil War, 1861-1865
Bodine, A. Aubrey, 1906–1970.
Lee-Jackson Monument. Wyman Park, Baltimore. Photograph by A. Aubrey Bodine, 1948.
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1948
B179-1


Baltimore (Md.). Mount Vernon, Bodine, A. Aubrey, Photographs, Baltimore (Md.), Baltimore (Md.)--Colleges and universities, Library
Bodine, A. Aubrey, 1906–1970.
Peabody Institute Library, 1 East Mount Vernon Place. Photograph by A. Aubrey Bodine, 1946.
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: special_collections@mdhs.org
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1946
B210-2


Games