baltimore and ohio railroad collection

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Baltimore and Ohio Railroad
Cumberland, Maryland
circa 1862
Unidentified photographer
Subject Vertical File
[SVF - Allegany County]

Merchant’s National Bank
Water Street and South Street, Baltimore, Maryland
Undated (circa 1910)
Unidentified photographer
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Collection
Baltimore City Life Museum Collection
Maryland Historical Society
MC4728

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Thomas Viaduct
[Between Relay and Elkridge, Maryland]
1911
Unidentified photographer
4x5 inch glass negative
Baltimore City Life Museum Collection
Maryland Historical Society
MC6551

The Thomas Viaduct was commissioned by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company and completed between 1833 and 1835.

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Fair of the Iron Horse
Halethorpe, Maryland
1927
Unidentified photographer
4x5 inch glass negative
A. Aubrey Bodine donation
Baltimore City Life Museum Collection
Maryland Historical Society
MC8240 A - MC8240 G

The Fair of the Iron Horse (September 24 - October 8, 1927) was a centenary exhibition and pageant celebrating the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, which began in 1827. The B&O transported passengers from the Mount Clare, Mount Royal, and Camden stations in Baltimore to destinations in New York, Washington, D.C., Cumberland, Cleveland, Chicago, St. Louis, and points in between.