Arabbers and Mennonites: 20180727_MDPS303

A broken window rests against a disused horse-drawn cart at an arabber stable in Baltimore. For decades, people have been forecasting that arabbing - a name deriving from an old term for peddlers of 19th century London - was on the cusp of disappearing, and preservationists have helped keep the urban horsemen going in recent decades.

A broken window rests against a disused horse-drawn cart at an arabber stable in Baltimore. For decades, people have been forecasting that arabbing - a name deriving from an old term for peddlers of 19th century London - was on the cusp of disappearing, and preservationists have helped keep the urban horsemen going in recent decades.