Showing category: Trade and Disruption of Trade (see recent posts)
The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad company was held in Baltimore on Friday last.

Valley Register (Middleton), April 22, 1864

To-day has been set aside by the Governor of the State and the President of the United States as a day of thanksgiving, and will generally be observed....

Baltimore Daily Gazette, November 26, 2013, Front Page.

An order has been issued from the War Department giving directions for the future enlistment of colored troops in the State of Maryland. By order of the President recruiting stations are to be established at Baltimore, Havre de Grace, Broad Creek, Chestertown....

The Valley Register (Middletown), November 6, 1863, p. 2.

It will be seen that citizens going westward of the Monocacy Junction, as far as Duffield's, are required to obtain passes....

The Valley Register (Middletown), October 10, 1863, p. 2.

The old cattle show grounds is now a large military camp, called Camp Tyler, at which are some 1500 troops of different arms, stragglers from regiments, &c.  Mr. C.P. Holcombe, of "Mann's Hotel," had recently been appointed Sutler of the camp....

Baltimore County Advocate (Towsontown), September 12, 1863, p. 2.

Judge Bond, of Baltimore City has addressed a remarkable letter to Secretary Stanton, in relation to the enlistment of persons of color within the limits of States which are exempted from the operation of the President's proclamation....

The Annapolis Gazette, September 9, 1863, Front Page.

CONTRACTS entered into to insure those subject to the Draft a release from it, and a release is guaranteed in all cases. Terms much less....

Baltimore County Advocate (Towsontown), August 15, 1863, p. 3.

Orders for Southern CURRENCY PROMPTLY EXECUTED. We keep a supply on hand, and can execute orders promptly....

Baltimore Daily Gazette, June 4, 1863, p. 4.

SMITH BROS. & CO., No. 40 W Baltimore st., Baltimore, Md., Have not increased the price of their immense stock of CLOTHING, for MEN & BOYS' WEAR. Having bought at the old prices, we will not charge any extra "tariff"....

Baltimore County Advocate, May 30, 1863, p. 4.

Mention was made of the fact on Tuesday last that the music publishers of this city had been ordered by General Schenck, through Provost Marshal Fish, to stop the sale of all Southern or "Secession" music....

Baltimore Daily Gazette, March 12, 1863, front page

After a lapse of nearly a year, the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad is again open throughout its whole length, together with all its branches....

The Baltimore County Advocate (Towsontown, MD), March 29, 1862, p. 2.

Collector Barney, of New York, has received permission from the Secretary of the Treasury to grant clearances to vessels from Accomac and Northampton counties in Eastern Virginia....

The Cambridge Herald, January 7, 1862, p. 2.

In consequence of the threatened effectual closing of the Potomac river by the batteries of the Confederates, the government at Washington has notified the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company to hold its road in readniness....

Baltimore Weekly Sun, October 26, 1861, p. 2.