The Port that Built a City
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Scope and Content Note
Between 1950 and 1965 Helen Delich Bentley, a maritime editor for the Baltimore Sun, hosted her regular program titled, “The Port That Built the City,” and covered maritime and shipping news with WMAR. Bentley later served as the U.S. Representative from Maryland between 1985 and 1995.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research. Material from the collection may be viewed in the Special Collections Research Room. Some items may have access limitations due to physical format. Some footage from the the collection has been digitized and made available online for streaming through the Internet Archive and is available through this finding aid.
From the Collection: Approximately 4,000 Reels (Film: 16mm)
From the Collection: 139 Linear Feet (2,185 Videocassettes in 139 boxes) : VHS, U-matic, U-matic S, VHS, Betacam SP
From the Collection: Approximately 300 Reels (videotape) ; 1 and 2 inch
From the Collection: 101 Disc (2 Box) : DVD
Language of Materials
- From the Collection: WMAR-TV (Television station: Baltimore, Md.) (Organization)