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
Portrait group, Women, Exterior, Baltimore (Md.)
H. Rennick Neeson
Portrait of Catherine, Dorothy Hewitt and Anna Bradford
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
ca. 1912-1914
PP92-304


African American history, Women’s history, Portrait female, Baltimore (Md.)
Unidentified Photographer
Portrait of Eliza Benson at doorway of the Little Stone House
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
Not Dated
PP92-306


African American history, Women’s history, Portrait group, Child, Interior, Baltimore (Md.)
Unidentified Photographer
Portrait of Eliza Benson holding Anna Bradfor
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
Not Dated
PP92-307


African American history, Women’s history, Portrait group, Child, Interior, Baltimore (Md.)
Unidentified Photographer
Portrait of Eliza Benson and Kitty [Catherine]
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
Not Dated
PP92-308


African American history, Women’s history, Portrait group, Child, Exterior, Baltimore (Md.)
Emily Spencer Hayden
Portrait of Eliza Benson with Anna (Nan)?
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
1907
PP92-309


Historic homes, Exterior, Baltimore County
Unidentified Photographer
Nancy’s Fancy
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
Not Dated
PP92-311


Historic homes, Exterior, Baltimore County
Emily Spencer Hayden
House and Evergreen Covered in Snow
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
ca. 1915
PP92-310


Historic homes, Exterior, Baltimore County
Unidentified Photographer
Nancy’s Fancy
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
Not Dated
PP92-313


Historic homes, Exterior, Baltimore County
Unidentified Photographer
Nancy’s Fancy
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
Not Dated
PP92-312


Peanuts
Animals, Exterior, Baltimore County
Unidentified Photographer
Peanuts
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
Not Dated
PP92-315


Historic homes, Exterior, Baltimore County
Unidentified Photographer
Door of Nancy’s Fancy
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
Not Dated
PP92-314


Dickey Bird
Portrait female, Animals, Interior, Baltimore (Md.)
Unidentified Photographer
Dickey Bird
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
Not Dated
PP92-316


Portrait female, Interior, Baltimore (Md.)
Unidentified Photographer
Portrait of Sue Collins
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
Not Dated
PP92-317


Portrait female, Landscape, Exterior, Baltimore (Md.)
Unidentified Photographer
Portrait of Sue Collins
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
Not Dated
PP92-318


Portrait female, Baltimore (Md.)
Emily Spencer Hayden
Portrait Study of Mihe Corner
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
Not Dated
PP92-319


Portrait female, Baltimore (Md.)
Unidentified Photographer
Portrait of “The Duchess”
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
ca. 1910
PP92-319a


Portrait female, Baltimore (Md.)
Unidentified Photographer
Portrait of Miss Glenn
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Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
Not Dated
PP92-320


Portrait female, Baltimore (Md.)
Emily Spencer Hayden
Portrait of Miss Glenn
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
Not Dated
PP92-321


Portrait female, Baltimore (Md.)
Unidentified Photographer
Portrait of Miss Glenn
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
Not Dated
PP92-322


Portrait female, Interior, Baltimore (Md.)
Emily Spencer Hayden
Portrait of Miss Patterson
For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: specialcollections@mdhs.org
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. No use or reproduction without permission. For more information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
Not Dated
PP92-326


Games