Chamber of Commerce Photograph Collection, 1966.6

Maryland Historical Society
Special Collections Department
201 West Monument Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201
410-685-3750 x359; specialcollections@mdhs.org

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PHOTOGRAPH COLLECTION, 1966.6

1953 – ca 1966

BALTIMORE CITY LIFE MUSEUM COLLECTION

Finding Aid

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Processing note: 

Processed by Damon Talbot, August 2016.

Collection Origin

Collection was donated to the Peale Museum from the Maryland Historical Society in 1966. In 1997 the Baltimore City Life Museums/Peale Museum closed due to lack of funding. Their collections were transferred to the Maryland Historical Society in 1998. 

Scope and Content

The Chamber of Commerce Photograph Collection consists of 1 box of 282 photographs from the files of the Baltimore City Chamber of Commerce. The photographs date from 1953 to ca 1966. The majority are photographic prints, with a few film negatives.

The collection is broken down into four series:

Series I: Baltimore Views

This series consists of mostly downtown Baltimore views including Charles Center, the Baltimore Civic Center, Preston Gardens, and the Holiday Inn on Lombard Street.

Series II: Politics and Sports

This series consists of images of political events featuring Baltimore mayors Phillip Goodman, Thomas D’Alesandro, and Theodore R. McKeldin. There also photographs of miscellaneous sporting events including a baseball game at Memorial Stadium, New York Mets Manager Casey Stengel receiving a plaque at Memorial Stadium, horse racing at Pimlico racetrack, and ice skating at St. Paul Place.

Series III: Maritime

This series consists of images of unidentified and identified ships, mostly in the Baltimore harbor, ships being loaded with cargo, and harbor views.

Series IV: Non-Baltimore

This series consists of miscellaneous photographs taken outside of Baltimore, either unidentified locations or outside of Maryland.

Container List

Description

Date

Photographer

Format

Image ID

 

 

 

 

 

Series I: Baltimore Views

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Baltimore, aerial views

ca 1960-1966

Samuel A. Lauver; Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.001 - .012

Baltimore City Hall

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.013 - .016

Baltimore Civic Center under construction

October 4, 1961; ca 1961-1962

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.017 - .025

Baltimore, downtown views

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.026 - .027

Baltimore harbor from area of Federal Hill

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.028 - .044

Baltimore view, 5th Regiment Armory, State Office Building #1,

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.045

Bromo-Seltzer Tower

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.046

Cecilius Calvert Monument, Clarence Mitchell, Jr. Courthouse, St. Paul Street

ca 1960-1966

Samuel A. Lauver; Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.047 - .048

Charles Center

ca 1960-1966

Samuel A. Lauver; Unidentified

Photographic Prints: Film Negative

1966.6.049 - .054

Charles Center, Hamburger's Clothing store

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.055

Charles Center, Hamburger's Clothing store demolished

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.056 - .057

Christus Consolator statue, Johns Hopkins Hospital

ca 1960-1966

Samuel A. Lauver

Photographic Prints

1966.6.058 - .061

City of Baltimore, Seal and Press by E. Stabler

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print: Film Negative

1966.6.062

Confederate Women of Maryland Monument, N. Charles Street and University Parkway

ca 1960-1966

Samuel A. Lauver

Photographic Prints

1966.6.063 - .065

Dominoes Sugar Plant from harbor

ca 1960-1966

Samuel A. Lauver

Photographic Print

1966.6.066

Evergreen House, 4545 N. Charles Street

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.067

Flower Mart, Mt. Vernon Square

ca 1964-1965

Samuel A. Lauver; Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.068 - .076

Fort McHenry

ca 1960-1966

Samuel A. Lauver; Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.077 - .080

Ground breaking for Morris Mechanic Theater in Charles Center

ca 1964

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.081

Grace and St. Peter's Church, Park Avenue, Baltimore, aerial view

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.082

Holiday Inn, Lombard Street, under construction

ca 1960-1966

David Prencipe

Photographic Prints: Film Negatives

1966.6.083 - .085

Holiday Inn, Lombard Street,

ca 1960-1966

David Prencipe

Photographic Print

1966.6.086

Johns Hopkins University, Eisenhower Library, exterior and interior

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.087 - .090

Major Samuel Smith Monument, Federal Hill

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.091

Mercy Medical Center Tower, St. Paul Street

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.092 - .095

Mercy Medical Center Tower, St. Paul Street, being built

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.096 - .100

Parade, Charles Center area

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.101

Preston Gardens Park, St. Paul Street

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.102 - .108

Preston Gardens Park, Fountain, St. Paul Street

 

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.109 - .118

S. Bond Street (800 block) and Lancaster

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.119

State Office Building #1, 201 W. Preston Street

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.120 - .121

Unidentified statues

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.122 - .123

Unidentified row house

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.124

Unidentified church steeple

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.125

William Wallace statue, Druid Hill Park

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.126

Plaque commemorating Crooked Lane

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.127

 

 

 

 

 

Series II: Politics and Sports

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Baltimore Mayor Philip H. Goodman at unidentified functions and events

ca 1960-1966

G.W. Anderson; Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.128 - .131

Baltimore Mayor Philip H. Goodman receives birthday cake from Edward  H. Riecks director of passenger traffic for the B&O in honor of the 40th service anniversary of the B&O's Capitol Limited line; Left to right: Edward H. Riecks, Philip H. Goodman, City Councilman George Arthur, a B&O accountant, Edgar R. Watkins

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.132

Baltimore Mayor Thomas D'Alesandro breaking ground for the new Flag House Museum building,

April 1953

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.133

Baltimore Mayor Thomas D'Alesandro proclaims "Airborne Electronics Week" in Baltimore; Left to right: W.D. Crawford, A.A. Nims, Dr. Carl Dan Pierson, T.T. Eaton, Mayor D'Alesandro, Franklin T. McHugh, Mr. General, J.A. Houston, Dr. Harold Schutz

October 1956

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.134

Baltimore Mayor Theodore McKeldin at various unidentified functions and events

1961; ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.135 - .142

Baseball game, Memorial Stadium

 

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.143 - .147

Casey Stengel, New York Mets Manager receiving plaque at Memorial Stadium

ca 1962-1965

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.148

Groundbreaking ceremony for the new Sealtest Foods Plant to be built at Loch Raven Road and Exeter Hall Avenue, Baltimore; Left to Right: Gerald Keogh, John M. Lescure, Mayor Theodore McKeldin, Henry C. Evans

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.149

Horse racing at Pimlico Racetrack

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.150 - .152

Ice skating at St. Paul Place

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.153 - .158

Theodore McKeldin and others at cornerstone laying ceremony

ca 1960-1966

Francis D. Gennaro

Photographic Print

1966.6.159

Thomas D'Alesandro and others at an unidentified function

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.160

Unidentified event outside of City Court House, St. Paul Street

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.161

Unidentified event outside of Baltimore Civic Center [Opening ceremony?]

ca 1960-1967

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.162

Unidentified events

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.163 - .164

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Series III: Maritime

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Angela Fassio

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.165

Argentina

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.166 - .167

Brinton Lykes

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.168 - .171

Concordia Sun

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.172 - .173

F.C. Latrobe

June 22, 1955

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.174

Gulf Supreme

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.175 - .176

Hellenic Laurel

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.177

Hanseatic

ca 1960-1966

Lauver

Photographic Print

1966.6.178

John Weyerhaeuser

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.179

Maritime scenes: Unidentified ships; harbor views, loading cargo onto ships, etc.

ca 1960-1966

Lauver; Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.180 - .260

Moore-McCormack Lines

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.261

Oostzee

ca 1960-1966

Lauver

Photographic Print

1966.6.262

Philippine President Garcia

ca 1960-1966

Lauver

Photographic Print

1966.6.263

Port Welcome

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.264

Santa Monica

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.265

Sheldon Lykes

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.266 - .269

Skautroll

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.270

United Philippines Lines

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.271

Wilson Line

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.272

Yamataka Maru

ca 1960-1966

Lauver

Photographic Prints

1966.6.273 - .275

 

 

 

 

 

Series IV: Non-Baltimore

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fire company parade?

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.276

Man swinging golf club

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.277

The St. Lawrence Seaway Authority - A self-unloading collier sails the Welland Canal between Lake Eerie and Lake Ontario

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.278

United States Air Force Rocket

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Prints

1966.6.279 - .280

Unidentified canal

ca 1960-1966

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.281

Unidentified ship

ca 1961

Unidentified

Photographic Print

1966.6.282

Games