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Maryland Historical Society

For All The World To Hear

Oral, Visual History Exhibit Showcases Civil Rights In Baltimore

“For All The World To Hear” is the name of a project at UMBC featuring personal stories about the civil rights struggle in Baltimore.

02/11/2013

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Original Anthem Lyrics Coming To Frederick In June

Frederick County’s tourism chief says Francis Scott Key’s handwritten lyrics for the “The Star-Spangled Banner” are coming to Frederick.

02/08/2013

barry landau

Man Sentenced To 7 Years In Prison For Stealing Rare Historical Documents

The man who admitted to stealing thousands of valuable historical documents in Maryland and around the country is headed to jail.

06/27/2012

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Immigrants Become Naturalized Citizens On Flag Day

Thursday marks a new life in America for dozens of naturalized immigrants.

06/14/2012

On Time: June 3, 2012

Kai Jackson talks to members of the Tuskegee Airmen, the Maryland Historical Society and the Enoch Pratt Free Library.

06/03/2012

barry landau

Feds Attempt To Retrieve Presidential Documents That Historian May Have Sold

The man who admitted to stealing hundreds of historical documents from museums up and down the East Coast– including here in Maryland– may have sold some of them. Now, federal investigators are trying to get the priceless pieces back.

03/08/2012

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Baltimore Photographer’s Images Of Civil Rights On Display At Md. Historical Society

They are the unnamed faces at the center of a new civil rights exhibit at the Maryland Historical Society. And just in time for Black History Month, experts are trying to identify thousands of people captured by a well-known African-American photographer from Baltimore.

02/24/2012

barry landau

Historian Pleads Guilty In Theft Case

Millions of dollars worth of historic documents were stolen in a multi-state scam that ended here in Maryland. Now the man behind the historical heist has pleaded guilty.

02/07/2012

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Presidential Historian Expected To Plead Guilty

A presidential historian has indicated he will plead guilty in a case in which he is accused of stealing documents signed by President Abraham Lincoln, Napoleon Bonaparte and other well-known leaders from around the world.

02/01/2012

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Assistant Pleads Guilty In Historic Document Theft

Guilty. That was the plea Thursday from one of two men accused of stealing priceless historical documents from the Maryland Historical Society.

10/27/2011

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Judge Approves Sale Of Accused Maryland Historian’s Art

A federal judge will allow a presidential historian charged with conspiring to steal documents from U.S. archives to sell an Andy Warhol print and other items to cover his living expenses.

10/12/2011

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Historian Accused In Theft Case Seeks To Sell Art

A presidential historian charged with conspiring to steal documents from U.S. archives — including papers signed by Abraham Lincoln — is seeking court permission to sell an Andy Warhol print, other artworks and inaugural medals to cover his living expenses.

09/26/2011

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