Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Date

Spring 5-1978

Description

Baltimore’s Inner Harbor has become the cultural center of the city since the waterfront revitalization project launched in the 1970’s. This 1978 photograph show’s the docks before they were developed into the National Aquarium and various commercial enterprises. In the foreground is the USS Torsk,, which became the Maryland Submarine Memorial in 1973, and later was moored in the Inner Harbor along side other historic ships, including the USS Constellation.

Notes

http://www.usstorsk.org/history/423hist.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Aquarium_in_Baltimore

Rights

This object from the Chester E. Smolski photographic slides and publications, housed by the Rhode Island College Special Collections, and any of its digital surrogates are the intellectual property of Rhode Island College. This digital object is protected by copyright and/or related rights. The digital material presented here is licensed with a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. This content can be used, shared, or adapted for educational and scholarly purposes. For permissions to use this item please contact digitalcommons@ric.edu. All uses must include appropriate attribution.

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Subject Headings

Aerial photography in city planning -- Maryland -- Baltimore; Cities and Towns -- Maryland -- Baltimore;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Maryland

City Name

Baltimore

Keywords

aerial; waterfront; Baltimore, Maryland; USS Torsk; submarine; docks;

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