October 31, 2014

“Maryland State Archives Running Out of Space”

From the AP: The agency first filled its Annapolis headquarters to capacity in 2000, then leased and filled a warehouse. It leased a second warehouse and a third before brokering a deal to store some of its property at the Baltimore City Archives. All of the facilities are now full, and state archivists have been […]

Maryland: State Helps Protect Baltimore Archives

From the Baltimore Sun: Baltimore was in danger of losing many of its most precious documents several years ago. [Clip] But the state stepped in, and the city’s valuable papers, maps and photos have been moved to a sturdy, climate-controlled storage facility in East Baltimore. And people are coming to use them — students, genealogists, […]