Bmore Historic 2020 was held virtually on Friday, September 18, 2020. Bmore Historic 2019 took place at the Baltimore Museum of Industry on Friday, September 27, 2019.

Special thanks to our 2019 sponsors: the Dresher Center for the Humanities at UMBC and the Orser Center for the Study of Place, Community & Culture.

What is Bmore Historic?

Bmore Historic is a participant-led “unconference” for people who care about public history, historic preservation and cultural heritage in the Baltimore region. Bmore Historic brings curious and committed people together and asks them to set the agenda.

Who should attend?

Historians, preservationists, museum professionals, archivists, librarians, humanities scholars, students, volunteer activists, Main Street board members, educators, and anyone interested in exploring the intersections between people, places, and the past in Baltimore and Maryland.

How much will it cost?

Bmore Historic 2020 was free.

Our organizing team

Our 2020 organizing team includes:

  • Meagan Baco, Preservation Maryland
  • Rachel Brandenburg, St. Elizabeth School
  • Jessica Celmer, Baltimore Museum of Industry
  • Kate Drabinski, University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)
  • Johns Hopkins, Baltimore Heritage
  • Kate Howard, Baltimore Development Corporation
  • Nicole King, University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)
  • Dean Krimmel, Creative Museum Services
  • Mike Kuethe, Baltimore Museum of Industry
  • Alexis Ojeda-Brown, Baltimore Museum of Industry
  • Martha Oster-Beal, Maryland Historical Society
  • Amanda K. Phillips de Lucas, Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies
  • Molly Ricks, Baltimore Heritage
  • Joanna Schein, Gilman School
  • Rob Schoeberlein, Baltimore City Archives
  • Allison Seyler, Johns Hopkins Sheridan Libraries
  • Kalin Thomas, Kalin Thomas Multimedia

Our code of conduct

The organizers and hosts for Bmore Historic are dedicated to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, religion (or lack thereof), or technology choices. We do not tolerate harassment of Bmore Historic participants in any form. Sexual language and imagery are not appropriate for any venue, including talks, workshops, happy hours, Twitter and other online media.