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.

For information on how to get started, take a look at the About page.  Use or reproduction of MdHS images without permission is not permitted. For more information, see the Terms of Use page. For reproductions or permission to use images, please visit the Rights and Reproductions page

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
Photographs, Baltimore (Md.), Sports, Baseball., Sports teams, Portrait group
McFee, Eugene Gwynn, b. ca. 1892, fl. 1913-1974
Enos Kirkpatrick, Harry Swacina, and Benny Meyer of the Baltimore Terrapins (1914-1915). Federal League, professional baseball. Negative: Z8.1141.PP32; Copy negative: Z5.778.PP32.
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ca. 1914-1915
PP32.65


Photographs, Baltimore (Md.), Sports, Baseball., Sports teams, Portrait group
McFee, Eugene Gwynn, b. ca. 1892, fl. 1913-1974
Baltimore Terrapins accepting wreath. Opening day, Baltimore vs. Newark, 1915. Baltimore Terrapins (1914-1915). Federal League, professional baseball. Negative: Z8.1145.PP32; Copy negative: Z5.782.PP32.
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1915
PP32.69


Portrait--Children, photographs, Celebrations and parades
McFee, Eugene Gwynn, b. ca. 1892, fl. 1913-1974
Children at parade. Negative: Z8.1335.PP32; Copy negatives: Z5.948.PP32, Z24.1818.
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Unknown
PP32.261


Photographs, Architecture--Exterior, PP23, Baltimore (Md.), Baltimore Theatre, Theater, Architecture
Unknown
Albaugh's Lyceum Theatre, 1209-1213 North Charles Street. Photograph possibly by Thomas Chew Worthington, Jr.
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: special_collections@mdhs.org
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PP23.861


Prints, American Civil War, 1861-1865; Lithographs, Hambleton Print Collection, Baltimore (Md.), Riots.
Virtue & Co. (publishers)
Massachusetts Militia Passing Through Baltimore. Published by Virtue & Co. Publishers, N.Y. F.O.C. (Felix Octavius Carr) Darley and F.F. Walker.
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1861
H254


Prints, American Civil War, 1861-1865; Lithographs, Hambleton Print Collection, Baltimore (Md.), Riots.
Currier & Ives (publishers)
The Lexington of 1861. Published by Currier & Ives.
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ca. 1861
H247


Prints, American Civil War, 1861-1865; Lithographs, Hambleton Print Collection, Baltimore (Md.), Riots.
First Blood. The Sixth Massachusetts Regiment fighting their way through Baltimore, April 19, 1861.
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ca. 1861
None [Medium Prints]


Photographs, Landscape, Architecture--Exterior, Architecture, Farming, Dickeyville (Md.)
Worthington, Thomas Chew Jr.
Coulter House, Dickeyville, Maryland. Photograph by Thomas Chew Worthington, Jr.
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1911
PP23.177


Photographs, Baltimore (Md.), Architecture, Baltimore (Md.)--Aerial views., Baltimore (Md.) Woodberry, Baltimore (Md.)--Business and industry, Jones Falls (Md.)
Unknown
Woodberry Mill, Woodberry. Baltimore, Maryland. Photography possibly by Thomas Chew Worthington, Jr.
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Z8.910.PP23


Baltimore (Md.)--Business and Industries, Baltimore (Md.), Photographs, PP23, Numbered Collections, Street scene; Street scene--Urban Landscape
Unknown
Furt Brothers & Co. retail store. Baltimore, Maryland. Photograph possibly by Thomas Chew Worthington, Jr.
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1912
PP23.27


Baltimore (Md.), Photographs, Street scene; Street scene--Urban Landscape, Transportation--Trains, Baltimore (Md.)--Railroads
Unknown
President Street Station. Photograph possibly by Thomas Chew Worthington, Jr.
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1912
PP23.150


Photographs, Baltimore (Md.), Architecture, Bridges and viaducts, Relay (Md.), PP23
Unknown
Thomas Viaduct. Relay, Maryland. Photograph possibly by Thomas Chew Worthington, Jr. Five inch by seven-inch black and white glass negative.
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Z8.880.PP23


Goat Hill.
Photographs, Baltimore (Md.), Architecture--Exterior, Architecture, Street scene, Street scene--Urban Landscape, PP23, Bridges and viaducts, Baltimore (Md.)--Business and Industries, Baltimore (Md.). Druid Hill Park
Unknown
Goat Hill - North side of North Avenue between Bridge and Druid Hill Park. Photograph possibly by Thomas Chew Worthington, Jr.
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Z8.759.PP23


Photographs, Architecture--Exterior, PP3, Numbered Collections, Rowhouses, Houses, Historic homes, Landscape
Wilson, John Appleton, 1851-1927
Hoffman House.
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PP3.144-2


Photographs, Architecture--Exterior, PP3, Numbered Collections, Rowhouses, Houses, Historic homes, Landscape
Wilson, John Appleton, 1851-1927
Hof
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PP3.144-3


Photographs, Architecture--Exterior, PP3, Numbered Collections, Rowhouses, Houses, Historic homes, Landscape
Wilson, John Appleton, 1851-1927
Hoffman House.
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PP3.144-4


Photographs, Architecture--Exterior, PP3, Numbered Collections, Rowhouses, Houses, Historic homes, Landscape
Wilson, John Appleton, 1851-1927
Hoffman House.
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PP3.144-5


Architecture--Exterior, Architecture, Photographs, Baltimore (Md.), PP11, Numbered Collections, Street scene; Street scene--Urban Landscape, Recreation--Theater, Baltimore Theatre, Theater
Unknown
Hippodrome Theatre.
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ca. 1916-1918
Z9.1077.PP11


Architecture--Exterior, Architecture, Photographs, Baltimore (Md.), PP11, Numbered Collections, Street scene; Street scene--Urban Landscape, Baltimore (Md.)--Parks and squares, Baltimore (Md.). Mount Vernon, Washington Monument--Baltimore (Md.)
Unknown
Mount Vernon Place, Baltimore, Maryland. Copy print: PP11.424.
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1921
Z9.1187.PP11


Photographs, Architecture--Exterior, Street scene, Street scene--Urban Landscape, Baltimore (Md.), Baltimore (Md.)--Churches and synagogues, Churches and synagogues, PP3, Numbered Collections
Wilson, John Appleton, 1851-1927
Maryland Avenue Presbyterian Church. Baltimore, Maryland.
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PP3.25


Games