When investigators seeking stolen historical documents entered the Manhattan apartment of a memorabilia collector in 2011, they had just a few boxes to collect evidence. Inside, they were stunned to find rooms crammed with thousands of pilfered documents, including some signed by Benjamin Franklin, Isaac Newton and Charles Dickens.
The U.S. Naval Academy is featuring “A History of the Navy in 100 Objects.”
The Maryland Historical Trust is seeking citizen input on a new 10-year plan for historical preservation.
The Library of Congress is embarking on an extensive plan that will serve as a blueprint for preserving the nation’s history in recorded sound.
Joe Collins was always interested in his family history, and for years he collected whatever information he could get his hands on.
Really, one of the great wins not only in Ravens, but Baltimore sports history.
For most people, having a Russian tank and an anti-aircraft gun in the backyard would seem unusual. But for Union Bridge resident David Thrasher, it is all just part of his work.
Many parts of the East Coast are still reeling from the destructive force of Superstorm Sandy. WJZ’s First Warning Weather team has been analyzing this unusual storm since it struck Maryland.
Like a lot of lawyers, Stan M. Haynes loves to read American history. Unlike most lawyers, Haynes loves it so much he’s written a book about it.
I support a harsh penalty for Penn State, but we don’t have the luxury of re-writing history. Penn State won those games.
The new director of the Baltimore Polytechnic Institute is making history is more ways than one.
The Maryland man entrusted to protect and care for historical items in the National Archives has been sentenced for stealing and selling them.