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Betty Garman Robinson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: R0157-BGR
Abstract Betty Garman Robinson was a community organizer in Baltimore, Maryland from the 1970s until her passing in 2020. She has contributed to multiple nonprofit and grassroots organizations including Citizens Planning and Housing Association (CPHA), Baltimore Neighborhood Collaborative (BNC), Save Middle East Action Committee (SMEAC), Northeast Good Neighbors (NEGN), and others. In 2003, Robinson was awarded an Open Society Institute Fellowship to teach the history of social justice and community...
Dates: 1983-2017

Blakeslee Lane, Incorporated Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: R0013-BLI
Scope and Contents This collection contains 181 still images created by Blakeslee-Lane, Inc. between 1930 and 1966. Collection includes photographs and five glass-plate negatives showing Baltimore City, Maryland buildings, monuments, landmarks, street scenes, and panoramas. The collection also includes 180 digitized copies of images in the collection. Some images of note include aerial photographs of the city, city skyline photographs, images of Druid Hill Park, row houses, churches and places of worship,...
Dates: 1930-1966

Board of Trade of Baltimore City Records

 Collection
Identifier: R0017-BOT
Scope and Contents

Collection contains materials documenting the incorporation, meetings, and work of the Board of Trade of Baltimore City between 1878 and 1918. Materials include articles of incorporation and by-laws, meeting minutes, and annual reports.

Dates: 1878-1918

Butchers Hill Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: R0179-BHA
Scope and Contents

The collection documents the actions and business of the Butchers Hill Association, a neighborhood civic group in southeast Baltimore City, from the late 1970s through 2020. Topics addressed within the collection include: land use, redevelopment, drug activity, vacant housing, absentee landlords, citizen inspectors, the Baltimore City Fair, work with the Community Law Center and SECO, Patterson Park improvements, and annual events like flea markets, open houses, and garden tours.

Dates: 1970s-2020

Center for Poverty Solutions Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: R0033-CPS
Scope and Content Note The Center for Poverty Solutions Records documents the activities of the Center between 1989 and 2005. The collection contains materials documenting the activities of the various functions of the Center including the Food Committee, the office of the Executive Director, the Communication Office, the Development Office, and the Program Office. Materials are mainly textual and include annual reports, legislation documentation and testimony, newspaper clippings, lobbying and project...
Dates: 1989-2005

Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan Baltimore Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: R0022-CCMB
Scope and Contents

The Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan Baltimore Records document the organization's work promoting the business, commercial, and industrial development of the Baltimore metropolitan area circa 1960-1980. Materials are mainly textual and include correspondence, minutes, administrative files, financial records, housekeeping records, industry analyses, certifications of import, and reference files of Baltimore’s principal business organizations.

Dates: circa 1960-1980

Chester L. Wickwire Papers

 Collection
Identifier: R0031-CLW
Abstract

Chester L. Wickwire (b. 1913 – d. 2008) was a social and political activist who advocated for civil rights and social welfare and fought against segregation in twentieth-century Baltimore, Maryland, and who was a Chaplain emeritus of Johns Hopkins University. This collection documents his work with Levering Hall YMCA at Johns Hopkins University, his position as Chaplain, and his social advocacy work.

Dates: 1886-1985

Church Women United of Greater Baltimore Records

 Collection
Identifier: R0035-CWU
Scope and Content Note This collection documents the activities of the Church Women United of Greater Baltimore between approximately 1926 and 1996. The collection includes organizational records representative of the functions and administration of the group. Materials include newsletters, brochures, correspondence, reports, financial statements, statistics, membership lists, public relations information, photographs, and materials related to events and programming. Some significant topics represented in this...
Dates: 1926-1996

Citizen Schaefer Interviews

 Collection
Identifier: R0034-CS
Scope and Content Note This collection includes recorded interviews which were used to create 'Citizen Schaefer,' Maryland Public Television's 2009 documentary focused on William Donald Schaefer's career in Maryland politics. The collection materials are audiovisual and digital, and include video interviews on 25 individual DVD-R discs and interview transcripts on 1 CD-R disc. Also present is archival footage from the WMAR-TV Collection held at Special Collections and Archives. The collection includes interviews...
Dates: 2008

Citizens for Environmental Planning Today and Tomorrow Records

 Collection
Identifier: R0025-CEPT
Scope and Contents

This collection documents the activities of the Citizens for Environmental Planning Today and Tomorrow (CEPT), a group of Baltimore County residents focused on development issues related to the Chestnut Ridge-Greenspring Valley area of the County, between 1975 and 1984. Materials are mainly textual and include minutes, correspondence, environmental statements, business manuals and directories, engineering design standards for housing and traffic.

Dates: 1975-1984

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Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan Baltimore 6
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Citizens Planning & Housing Association (Baltimore, Md.) 5
Baltimore Association of Commerce 4
Elfenbein, Jessica I. 4
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Merchants and Manufacturers Association (Baltimore, Md.) 4
Mikulski, Barbara 4
Greater Baltimore Committee, Inc. 3
Hollowak, Thomas L. 3
Movement Against Destruction (Organization) 3
Nix, Elizabeth M. (Elizabeth Morrow), 1964- 3
Schaefer, William Donald 3
Southeast Council Against the Road (Baltimore, Md.) 3
Ahlers, John Allan, 1895-1983 2
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Baltimore (Md.). Economic Development Commission 2
Baltimore (Md.). Mayor (1971-1987: Schaefer) 2
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Baltimore Board of Trade (Baltimore, Md.) 2
Baltimore City Public Schools 2
Baltimore Development Corporation 2
Baltimore Economic Development Corporation 2
Baltimore Heritage, Inc. 2
Baltimore Neighborhood Heritage Project 2
Bullock, Helen Baker 2
Chapman, Robert Breck 2
Citizens Housing Council of Baltimore 2
Commission on Governmental Efficiency and Economy (Baltimore, Md.) 2
Democratic Party (Md.) 2
Export and Import Board of Trade of Baltimore 2
Fells Point Planning Council (Baltimore, Md.) 2
Industrial Bureau of Trade 2
Maryland Food Committee, Inc. 2
Matthews, Dorothy 2
Model Urban Neighborhood Demonstration (Baltimore, Md.) 2
Mount Vernon Woodberry Mills, Inc. 2
Neighborhood Design Center (Baltimore, Md.) 2
Ready, Samuel, 1789-1871 2
Samuel Ready Scholarships, Inc. 2
Samuel Ready School (Baltimore, Md.) 2
Schmoke, Kurt L. 2
Shivers, Frank R., 1924- 2
Southeast Community Organization (Baltimore, Md.) 2
Trustees of the Samuel Ready School for Female Orphans 2
United States. Congress. House 2
WMAR-TV (Television station: Baltimore, Md.) 2
Ward, Thomas H., 1927-2016 2
Waterfront Coaltition (Baltimore, Md.) 2
Wickwire, Chester 2
Acreage Land Company (Baltimore, Md.) 1
Action for the Homeless 1
Acton, Betty Shade 1
Adrian, Marlene J., Dr. 1
Albright, Ken 1
Alfriend, Barbara 1
Alfriend, Hunter 1
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American Institute of Architects. Baltimore Chapter 1
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Apicella, Benjamin 1
Apicella, Eleanor Lancellota 1
Archives of Maryland Polonia 1
Arnold, Albert 1
Aull, Gloria 1
Averella, Louis 1
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Baker, Dora 1
Balicki, John 1
Baltimore (Md.). Commission for Historic and Architectural Preservation 1
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Baltimore Museum of Art 1
Baltimore Neighborhoods, Inc. 1
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Baltimore Poe House and Museum 1
Baltimore Recycling Coalition 1
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