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Historic buildings

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Baltimore Architecture Foundation Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: R0174-BAF
Scope and Contents Note Collection contains 44 linear feet of organizational records and subject files related to the history of 20th century architects in Central Maryland, donated by the Baltimore Architecture Foundation (BAF). Additionally, the collection also includes photographic prints, oversize architectural plans, and framed items.Topics documented within the collection include: Maryland architect biographies Alphabetical architect subject file Local architecture research...
Dates: Majority of material found within circa 1980s-2019

Baltimore Heritage Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: R0010-BH
Scope and Content Note This collection documents the history and work of Baltimore Heritage, Inc. between 1961 and 2019. The collection includes the founding documents of the organization, committee work, event and program promotions, edcuational program and tour materials, programs and studies related to the preservation of specific buildings and neighborhoods, documented preservation concerns regarding buildings in the city, and community histories. Materials are mainly textual and include meeting minutes, agenda,...
Dates: 1945-2019

Edgar Allan Poe Society Records

 Collection
Identifier: R0098-POE
Scope and Contents The Edgar Allan Poe Society Records document the activities and functions of the Society relating to its annual programs, readings, lectures and events. The collection also includes materials relating to the preservation of the Edgar Allan Poe House and tours provided there for visitors. Materials in the collection include meeting minutes, commemerative program documentation, correspondence, subject files, publications, clippings, photographs, and financial records.
Dates: 1923-2002

Frank R. Shivers Research Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: R0045-FRS
Scope and Contents The Frank R. Shivers Research Papers contains research materials used by Shivers when writing books on Baltimore history and architecture between 1977 and 2002.
Dates: 1977-2002

J. Brough Schamp Photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: R0177-JBS
Content Description The collection contains three linear feet of photographic transparencies (negative and positive film), plus a corresponding set of scanned DNG files. These images document Baltimore City's architectural history through the built environment from 1980 to 2020.
Dates: 1980 - 2020

John A. Ahlers Papers

 Collection
Identifier: R0055-JAA
Scope and Contents The John A. Ahlers Papers contains personal papers, photographs, artwork and architectural drawings for a variety of private and commercial buildings in the Baltimore area. Examples of architectural plans and materials in the collection include and drawings for homes, building alterations, churches, apartment buildings, business buildings, and other sites. There are also photographs and visual materials present in the collection documenting the Bethlehem Steel building, Northwood Apartments,...
Dates: 1895-1971; Bulk: 1935-1957

Mary Ellen Hayward Papers

 Collection
Identifier: R0175-MEH
Scope and Contents Note The Mary Ellen Hayward Papers include textual records and photographic materials documenting the work and activities of Mary Ellen Hayward (1947-2020), a public historian and preservationist who advocated for Baltimore historical neighborhoods. Throughout her career as a public historian, Hayward studied Baltimore City architecture including the history of row houses and alley houses, architecture, and neighborhood histories. The collection materials include textual and photographic...
Dates: circa 1975-2010

Nes Palmer Cornbrooks and Partners Architectural Plans

 Collection — Box S1-B17
Identifier: R0096-PL
Scope and Contents The Nes Palmer Cornbrooks and Partners Architectural Plans include the architectural records of Edward L. Palmer, Jr. and the succeeding firms of Palmer, Lamdin, and partners (1925-1952); Fisher, Nes, Campbell and partners (1952-1971); Richter, Cornbrooks, and partners (1972-2000); as well as the firm continued by Nes, Campbell, and Partners (1972-2000). Materials include building specifications and architectural plans for residential homes and commercial properties in Baltimore City and...
Dates: 1907-2000

Roland Park Civic League Records

 Collection
Identifier: R0104-RPCL
Scope and Contents This collection includes minutes, ledgers, blueprints, correspondence, membership cards, audit reports, payroll books of the Roland Park Civic League, incorporated in 1907. Notably, it contains the minutes of the Roland Park Civic League spanning the years 1955 and 1972, and of the Roland Park Roads and Maintenance Corporation dating between 1911 and 1973, with large gaps between 1953 and 1959. Blueprints and specifications document a significant number of houses and garages built or altered in...
Dates: 1903-1978

Ten Hills Collection

 Collection
Identifier: R0152-TH
Content Description The Ten Hills Collection contains the records of the Ten Hills Community Association (THCA), records and research materials of Stephen Israel’s that relate to the development of Ten Hills, and clay model buildings that represent the neighborhood of Ten Hills in Baltimore, Maryland. This collection ranges from approximately 1800 – 2013, and contains information not only about the Ten Hills neighborhood, but about Baltimore City, Hunting Ridge, Edmondson Village, and immediately surrounding parts...
Dates: 1850-2013