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Maryland History (state and local): Start Here

General Overview of Maryland history and historical events.

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Maryland History

Facts: Founded 1634

Origin of the Name: Honors Queen Henrietta Maria, wife of King Charles I of England

Statehood: April 28, 1788, 7th state admitted

Capital : Annapolis

Nickname: Old Line State

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Baltimore, MD 21237

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