Dickeyville Then & Now

A stroll through the historic village

5 min. clip

A captivating and informative walk through the beautiful village of Dickeyville, a complete 19th century mill town in the western part of Baltimore City, in Maryland. TV host Donna Hamilton and historian William Schultheis help viewers discover the village’s charming places, its people and their stories. (continues below)

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please contact the Dickeyville Community Association

This production is based on research by historian William C. Schultheis and sociologist Feather A. Davis of the Dickeyville Archives. Funding for this project was provided in part by Preservation Maryland and the Maryland Historical Trust.

Recorded in Dickeyville, Baltimore, Maryland, 2007-08.

Directed by Wilton Martinez / Production: Wilton Martinez, Steve Davitt & Pat Hawthorne

Research: William Schultheis & Feather Davis

Editing: Wilton Martinez / Camera, sound & lighting: Steve Davitt

Music: Greg Shupe & Dennis Diamond / Funding & support: Preservation Maryland

Distributed through the Dickeyville Community Association

Duration: 29 minutes

This video is recommended for teaching about subjects including:

Maryland and Baltimore history

colonial architecture

19th century mill industry