Baltimore’s National Democratic Convention 1912

With the National Democratic Convention coming up in Philadelphia in a few weeks, I figured we’d travel back to 1912 and when Baltimore hosted the convention.


This was a actual ticket, unused, for the 1912 Baltimore National Democratic Convention. It was held at the Fifth Regiment Armory on North Howard Street.


The rear of the old ticket. The building is of the Fifth REgiment Armory building on North Howard Street. The building still stands, but a fire many years ago had the roof replaced, making the roof line more flat these days.


Proof they made mistakes over 100 years ago. My Great grandfather’s name is misspelled on his Employee Ticket.

I finally got some pictures of the badge as well….




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