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Women of Steel exhibit opens outdoors at BMI

We are happy to announce that Women of Steel, a new, free outdoor exhibition, will open  Monday, October 12, 2020 on the Baltimore Museum of Industry’s campus at 1415 Key Highway. The exhibit will...

Posted: October 6, 2020, 11:42 AM

"All We Do Is Talk About Steel" - Bill Barry's new book

Labor historian Bill Barry has published a new collection of oral histories from Sparrows Point.  Here are a few of the interviews Bill has collected over the years that are included in the...

Posted: November 9, 2019, 10:55 AM

BMI Launches Bethlehem Steel Legacy Project

"The Baltimore Museum of Industry (BMI) recently embarked on a multi-year community engagement and preservation initiative to document the 125-year history of the steelmaking giant through the...

Posted: February 20, 2019, 12:28 PM

"Mill Stories" documentary wins Telly Award

The film, "Mill Stories: Remembering Sparrows Point Steel Mill," co-produced by the UMBC New Media Studio and Maryland Traditions, has been named a Bronze winner by the 37th Annual Telly...

Posted: April 12, 2016, 2:10 PM

"Maintain the Crane" - BMI restores historic crane

The Baltimore Museum of Industry is currently raising funds to repair and refresh the World War II era crane currently located at the museum's Inner Harbor Location. During World War II, this...

Posted: September 30, 2015, 10:20 AM

"Sparrows Point...Better Than Ever"

Here are two promotional / educational films produced by Bethlehem Steel in 1994. They contain rare footage of the plant in operation. [Video] [Video]

Posted: September 1, 2015, 12:50 PM

Len Shindel on "Baltimore's Implosions"

Here is Len Shindel's recent essay on Stainsbury Forum: http://stansburyforum.com/baltimores-implosions/ Len will be participating in the Baltimore Traces: Communities in Transition discussion...

Posted: May 5, 2015, 9:33 AM

Baltimore Traces: Communities in Transition at CAC

This event, originally scheduled for April 28th has been rescheduled for June 2. Baltimore Traces: Communities in Transition JOIN US for an event focusing on two Baltimore communities and...

Posted: May 5, 2015, 9:22 AM