My old home town... All Images © Steve Ember
Baltimore’s downtown showplace, the Inner Harbor. The neon “wave”design marks the National Aquarium, one of the major attractions. The tall building to its left is Baltimore’s pentagonal shaped World Trade Center. © Steve Ember
In stark contrast, the pre-development Inner Harbor and downtown skyline, c.1960, seen from approximately the same vantage point as the previous image.
Where Francis Scott Key saw “the rockets’ red glare” – Fort McHenry’s cannons look out on Baltimore’s wide harbor. © Steve Ember