Category Archives: 1950s

Happy 4th of July from Essex, Maryland, 1950s

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Baltimore Liquor Stores of the 1950s

William’s Liquor Store, 201 W. Baltimore Street, Baltimore, Maryland, 1959. Burke’s Cafe, Light Street, Baltimore, Maryland, 1952. Schreiber’s Liquor Store, Eutaw and Lexington Streets, Baltimore, Maryland, 1952.

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Mergenthaler Vocational-Technical High School, Baltimore, 1954

Students in plumbing class working in two-story frame shell at Mergenthaler Vocational-Technical High School. Baltimore, 1954. Photo by Al Fenn. (Via

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Baltimore’s Block, 1957: Cop on the Beat

(Md. Historical Society Photographs, 10/3/2012) Cop on the beat East Baltimore Street, Baltimore September 16, 1957 Robert Kniesche (1906-1976) 4 x 5 inch negative Kniesche Collection, ca. 1920-1970 Maryland Historical Society PP79.564

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