Tag: baltimore

North Atlantic Cities: Charlie Duff on Rowhouses of the North Atlantic World

Thursday, November 5 | 6:00 pm. Why do London and Baltimore have row houses while Paris and Minneapolis do not? This was the question that led Charlie Duff to explore the world’s rowhouse cities across the North Atlantic. What he found is that they form an urban family, bound together by architecture, commerce, and politics spanning more than 400 years.

Evolution of Architectural Practice in Baltimore

John McGrain meticulously researched Baltimore City and County newspapers, recording all information about buildings and their architects. The 19th- and early 20th-century newspapers included much more information about new buildings than is found in newspapers today. Several observations have become…