A football game in Baltimore, Maryland. Highlights of the game between the Navy Midshipmen team from the U.S. Naval Academy and Cornell University team. 45,000 spectators gather to watch the game. The navy team wins the game 14-0 after defeating the team from Cornell.
Manufacture of USAAF (United States Army Air Forces) B-26 Marauder medium bombers at Glenn L. Martin Company plant in Baltimore, Maryland during World War II. Aircraft workers work on the nose section of B-26s. Wings of B-26s under construction. Workers use different machines and work on sections of the aircraft. A welder at work. Parts of aircraft waiting to be packed and assembled. Workers assembling parts of aircraft. Nose and fuselage section of B-26 aircraft are joined. Wheels are taken towards the aircraft. Wings are joined. The engine is hoisted. A partially completed B-26 Marauder.
The Baltimore Colts and Los Angeles Rams play a game of football at Baltimore Memorial Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland. Baltimore continues its headlong gallop towards the Western Division title. Huge crowd gathered to watch the match.
Baltimore riots in the wake of Martin Luther King's assassination in 1968. A busload of men, arrested during rioting in Baltimore, are bused to the Baltimore City Courthouse, on Calvert Street, where they unload, single-file, with hands held over their heads, and enter the courthouse, under armed guard by Federal (or Federalized) troops. Spectators fill the sidewalks to watch the goings on. Brief closeup of soldier wearing helmet and carrying rifle with fixed bayonet. Soldiers form a cordon around the line of prisoners as they walk into the courthouse. Two civilian officials follow the prisoners into the courthouse. Closeup of a Baltimore City policeman holding a Remington 870 Police Magnum shotgun. He smiles for the camera. Army troops are in the background. Closeup of the bus with some prisoners at the windows (apparently having reboarded the bus). Army troops begin moving spectators away from the courthouse entrance.
U.S. President Harry S. Truman dedicates Friendship International Airport in Anne Arundel County Maryland, United States, south of Baltimore. Aerial view of the new airport. A sign on a terminal building reads 'Friendship International Airport'. President Truman disembarks from an aircraft together with Baltimore Mayor Thomas D'Alesandro, Jr., and is greeted by officials. He reviews an honor guard. A crowd seated during the dedication ceremony. The President speaks into a microphone and gives a short address (sound is present in clip for this portion). (The airport was later renamed Baltimore/Washington International Airport, and subsequently, Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. Also known as BWI.)
A football match between the Navy and Cornell in Baltimore, Maryland. The match in progress. A crowd gathers to watch the match. Navy wins the match 14-0. The crowd applauds.