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History of Maryland


The recorded history of Maryland dates back to when Europeans began exploring the area, starting with John Cabot in 1498. The first European settlements ...

Maryland - U.S. States - HISTORY.com


Find out more about the history of Maryland, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

Maryland: Map, History, Population, Facts, Capitol, Flag, Tree ...


Information on Maryland — economy, government, culture, state map and flag, major cities, points of interest ... Historical biographies of Congressional members.

Maryland History Timeline | Visit Maryland


Check out this timeline of Maryland's history and learn about the events that helped begin this beautiful country and state.

A Brief History of the Colony of Maryland, 1634-1691


"Maryland was so called in honor of Henrietta Maria, Queen of Charles I, in his patent to Lord Baltimore, on June 30, 1632. Sir George Calvert, whose title was ...

Maryland State History for Kids - Ducksters


Kids learn about the history and timeline of the state of Maryland including early explorers, Native Americans, English colony, American Revolution, and the Civil  ...

Maryland History Day – Maryland Humanities


Apr 26, 2016 ... For middle and high school students who participate, Maryland History Day sparks critical thinking, and helps develop skills in research and ...

Maryland Historical Society | Facebook


201 W Monument St. Baltimore, MD 21201 ... On this date in Maryland History: On August 24, 1814, the Battle of Bladensburg took place. Known as "the greatest disgrace ever dealt to American arms," the ...

UMBC Center for History Education


Contact us: cdhe@umbc.edu. Center for History Education • University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) • 1000 Hilltop Circle • Baltimore, MD 21250 • Tel.

Maryland Academy of Sciences - History - Maryland Science Center


The Maryland Academy of Sciences is Maryland's oldest scientific institution and one of the oldest such institutions in the entire nation. At its inception in 1797, ...

Maryland became the 7th state on April 28, 1788.
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Maryland History - Maryland State Archives - Maryland.gov


Maryland History. Explore our many resources to uncover the diverse history of Maryland using the rich primary sources of the State Archives. Biographies.

Maryland Historical Society | Museum and Library | Baltimore, MD


Dating back to 1844 in Baltimore, Maryland's premier history museum and library preserve and teach four centuries of exciting and dramatic stories to visitors of ...

Maryland History Genealogy - FamilySearch Wiki


Dec 17, 2015 ... The following important events in the history of Maryland affected political jurisdictions, record keeping, and family movements. 1632 The King ...