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historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM22DW_gertrude-stein_Baltimore-MD.html
Lived here with her brother Leo Stein while a student at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine from 1897 to 1900.
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM222I_discover-historic-jonestown-an-epic-story-of-change_Baltimore-MD.html
The landscape of Historic Jonestown reveals four centuries of American History. From 18th and 19th century landmarks to vestiges of an immigrant past, from signs of 20th ceentury decline to a bold 21st century rebirth, its streetscapes tell an epi…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1YQ7_discover-baltimore-four-centuries-of-change_Baltimore-MD.html
Baltimore began as a humble waterfront village in 1729. It burst into prominence as America expanded westward, forging a role as a major trading and transportation center that linked the nation's interior to the world. From a mere 25 wooden houses…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1Y76_holocaust-memorial_Baltimore-MD.html
The Holocaust, the German attempt to annihilate European Jewry between 1933 and 1945, took the lives of six million Jews. Although genocide was not unprecedented, the Holocaust was unique not just in its numerical magnitude. Never before had a sta…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1Y74_discover-baltimores-changing-skyline_Baltimore-MD.html
Baltimore's central business district has constantly reinvented itself in response to changes in building technologies, business practices, and architectural styles. Originally, detached houses that doubled as shops and offices lined the streets.…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1Y4V_christopher-columbus-memorial_Baltimore-MD.html
Front panelChristopher Columbus discover of America October 12, 1492. Dedicated to the City of Baltimore by the Italian American Organization United of Maryland and the Italian American Community of Baltimore in commemoration of the discovery of A…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1Y12_baltimores-maritime-heritage-historical_Baltimore-MD.html
The world's only authentic sailing reproduction of an 1812-era Baltimore Clipper. Pride of Baltimore II is more than a spectacular ship—-it is a living, working symbol of Baltimore's maritime heritage. With her sharply raked masts, abundance…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1Y11_pride-of-baltimore-historical_Baltimore-MD.html
The Pride of Baltimore II is a reconstruction of an early 19th century Baltimore Clipper. Her mission is to promote historical maritime education, foster economic development and tourism, and represent the people of Maryland in every port she visi…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1XZT_cistern-historical_Baltimore-MD.html
Archaeologists discovered a buried cistern two and one half feet below you. A cistern is a receptacle for holding water, especially rainwater. In eighteenth-century Baltimore, water came from wells, creeks, and natural springs, which were found…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1XZO_brewers-park-historical_Baltimore-MD.html
On this site in 1787, Thomas Peters built the original brewery that he sold to Edward Johnson (Mayor of Baltimore, 1808-1814, 1822). It was during Johnson's ownership of the brewery, and while serving as Mayor of the City of Baltimore in 1813, tha…
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