"On the evening of May 13, 1861, General Benjamin Butler and 1,000 Union soldiers arrived at Baltimore's Camden Street Station by train. Under the cover of a thunderstorm, they fortified Federal Hill to ensure the city of Baltimore remained under Union control, after the Pratt Street Riot less than a month earlier."
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The Massacre at Baltimore, 1861.
Subject:American Civil War, 1861-1865; Lithographs; Riots, Prints
Creator:Kellogg, E.B.; Kellogg, E.C.; Whiting, George
Description: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.
Date of Original:ca. 1861
Collection:Hambleton Print Collection; Special Collections Department
Restrictions:For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: email@example.com
Rights:Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. For reproduction and permission information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org