"On the evening of May 13, 1861, General Benjamin Butler and 1,000 Union soldiers arrived at Baltimore's Camden Street Station by train. Under the cover of a thunderstorm, they fortified Federal Hill to ensure the city of Baltimore remained under Union control, after the Pratt Street Riot less than a month earlier."
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Calvert Street, near Pratt Street, Baltimore. Clearing fire rubble.
Subject:Fire, 1904, Fire and explosions, Photographs, Baltimore (Md.), Baltimore City Life Museum Collection, Street scene, Urban landscape
Description:Calvert Street, near Pratt Street, Baltimore. Clearing fire rubble. Great Fire of 1904. Shows railroad cars & ramp, Maryland Trust Building & others. See also MC4727. Baltimore City Life Museum Collection, 8x10 glass negatives, Box 3.
Date of Original:1904
Collection:Baltimore City Life Museum, Photographs Collection, Special Collections Department
Type/Size:Glass negative, 8 x 10 inch (20.32 x 25.4 cm)
Restrictions:Restricted to reference photograph. For more information, please contact the Special Collections Department: firstname.lastname@example.org
Rights:Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. For reproduction and permission information, please contact email@example.com