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.

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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.

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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.

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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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