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CC964 Piedmont Airlines along Light St., ca. 1885

Description

View of the Piedmont Air Line railroad dock at Light Street in Baltimore, Maryland. The sign above the docks reads "Pier 2 / Piedmont Air Line / via York River / Richmond & Danville Rail Road." A group of men stand in front of the building alongside horses, wagons, and barrels. A sign that runs underneath the roof lists a number of southern cities. Two steamships are located alongside the pier at rear. Piedmont Air-Line Railway was part of the Southern Railway, and steamers from this location connected with railroads in Virginia.

Creator

unknown

Date

circa 1900

Language(s)

English

Extent

1 print (from group of 6)

Catalog Number

CC964

Resource ID

9210

Notes

This collection is part of the larger Baltimore City Life Museum Collection, transferred to the Maryland Historical Society (now Maryland Center for History and Culture) in 1998.

Digital Publisher

Digital resource provided by the Maryland Center for History and Culture

Rights

This digital image is made available here for private study, scholarship, and research. Commercial and other uses are prohibited without the permission of the Maryland Center for History and Culture. For more information, visit the MCHC’s Reproductions and Permissions web page.