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About Us

The Carroll County History Project is an ongoing, effort to preserve the history of Carroll County, Maryland by collecting videotaped memories of people who live here. This permanent oral history archive contains the personal accounts of local residents and their stories of the people, places and events that shaped Carroll County. The Carroll County History Project was developed by the Community Media Center in partnership with, Carroll County Public Library, Carroll County NAACP, Human Relations Commission of Carroll County, The Carroll County Bureau of Aging & Disabilities, the Historical Society of Carroll County and the Carroll County Genealogical Society. The Carroll County History Project also partners with Enoch Pratt Library of Baltimore, Maryland.

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Upcoming Events

Box Lunch Talks – EARLY PHOTOGRAPHERS OF CARROLL COUNTY

When:  November 21st, 2017 from 12 PM to 1 PM
Where: Grace Lutheran Church; 21 Carroll St. Westminster, MD

Event Website

After its introduction in 1839, the new technology of photography spread rapidly around the world. In Carroll County, these historians with cameras captured a visual record of the county and its citizens. HSCC curator Cathy Baty looks at the work of some of the county’s early photographers.

Admission – $3.00 for members, $7.00 for non-members. Bring your lunch and we’ll provide the dessert!

Thanks to our sponsors Jiffy Mart and Carroll County Maryland Office of Tourism for their generous support!

For more information call 410-848-6494 x200.

Event Calendar

Nov
19
Sun
4:00 pm Taneytown History Museum Closes ... @ History Museum
Taneytown History Museum Closes ... @ History Museum
Nov 19 @ 4:00 pm
The History Museum will be closing for the season at 4 pm November 19, 2017.
Nov
21
Tue
12:00 pm BOX LUNCH TALKS $ -EARLY PHOTOGR... @ Grace Lutheran Church
BOX LUNCH TALKS $ -EARLY PHOTOGR... @ Grace Lutheran Church
Nov 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
After its introduction in 1839, the new technology of photography spread rapidly around the world. In Carroll County, these historians with cameras captured a visual record of the county and its citizens. HSCC curator Cathy[...]
Nov
27
Mon
all-day Holiday of Trees, Wreaths & Cent... @ New Windsor State Bank
Holiday of Trees, Wreaths & Cent... @ New Windsor State Bank
Nov 27 – Dec 16 all-day
The Holiday of Trees, Wreaths, and Centerpieces opens November 27th at 9 A.M.. It will be open each day, with the exception of Sunday, DURING REGULAR BANKING HOURS. It will close December 16, 2017. Prizes[...]
Dec
2
Sat
10:00 am New Windsor Heritage Museum-Open... @ New Windsor Heritage Museum
New Windsor Heritage Museum-Open... @ New Windsor Heritage Museum
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
EXPLORE WITH US! Visit our Museum OPEN SATURDAYS 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Let one of our knowledgeable docents teach you something new about our town! No Public Restrooms / Handicapped Parking Available Museum Tour[...]
Dec
19
Tue
12:00 pm BOX LUNCH TALKS $ A HISTORY OF R... @ Grace Lutheran Church
BOX LUNCH TALKS $ A HISTORY OF R... @ Grace Lutheran Church
Dec 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
R.D. Bowman & Sons, Inc., was founded in 1929 by Ralph D Bowman in Union Mills. The current owners—Dale and Dirk Bowman—are grandsons of the founder and have continued to serve the agricultural community despite[...]