5th out of 165 books — 20 voters
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Baltimore Then and Now” as Want to Read:
Baltimore Then and Now
Baltimore may be world-famous for its crab cakes, Johns Hopkins University, and the Orioles baseball team, but there’s much more to this Chesapeake Bay city. With lots of unique architecture, sprawling city parks, lively harbor, and colorful neighborhoods like Little Italy and Greektown. Photographs showcase some of the city’s best-loved landmarks, including Druid Hill Par ...more
Hardcover, 144 pages
Published May 1st 2002 by Thunder Bay Press
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
(showing 1-30 of 53)
Dec 27, 2007 Sarah rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: locals or frequent visitors
This one should be on every coffee table in Charm City; your visitors will eagerly flip through after a day's stroll through the Inner Harbor. The conceit behind this series is clever: pull street scenes from the local historical society and see if you can snap a current photo from the same location. More amazing that what has changed is what hasn't. Even in a city as enamored of nostalgia as Baltimore, it's still amazing to see street corners where nothing's changed but the make of the cars and ...more