Maryland
Maryland in the 1800s
07/14/2017 Bill Hart

When Maryland overthrew the Colonial rule The end of the eighteenth century marked the start of difficult times for Maryland. In the early 1800s, United States faced a bitter dispute with their enemy, England. The two countries’ political relationship was on the verge of sinking. Following Napoléon’s selling of all the French territory on the
READ MORE

Read More
Maryland
Maryland in the 1700s
07/04/2017 Bill Hart

How Maryland continued to be under colonial rule   This series on Maryland’s history continues from where the previous article left off. This time, let’s switch gears as we look back at the Old Line State in the 1700s. This particular century saw the continuation of Maryland under colonial rule by the English.   Majority
READ MORE

Read More
colony
Maryland in the 1600s
06/27/2017 Bill Hart

How the Free State Was Established The sixteen hundreds was an eventful period in Maryland’s rich history. It sees the state’s founding and its establishment as a colony under English rule. Let’s dive into full detail as we chronicle the most significant events that happened during this particular period.   Finding Maryland: A Colony Was
READ MORE

Read More
First Colony of Maryland
06/22/2017 Bill Hart

How Maryland Became a Colony Before Maryland became the Free State that we know today, it was one of the original thirteen colonies of the United States. It belonged to the Southern Colonies group together with the Virginia and Georgia colonies. Let’s take a look at the Old Line State’s emergence as a colony.  
READ MORE

Read More
Maryland
The Free State of Maryland
06/06/2017 Bill Hart

A Very Short Review on the History of How Maryland Became a State The Chesapeake Bay state has a history that can make any true American patriot proud. One of the original Thirteen Colonies, it was considered to be the birthplace of religious freedom in America and was one of the first European settlements to
READ MORE

Read More
Family Feud: Penn-Calvert Boundary Dispute
05/23/2017 Bill Hart

How the Penn-Calvert boundary dispute was resolved after eighty-five years The first Lord Baltimore, George Calvert, had the vision to create a refuge where Catholics and Protestants could practice their faith without discrimination. Calvert himself, a converted Roman Catholic, had experienced several conflicts because of his beliefs. In 1621 he applied for a charter for
READ MORE

Read More
Founding Fathers of Maryland: Daniel St. Thomas Jenifer
04/25/2017 Bill Hart

Meet Daniel St. Thomas Jenifer, a Founding Father of the United States A leader in Maryland’s colonial government, Daniel St. Thomas Jenifer was a politician and Founding Father of the United States. He was a staunch supporter of patriotism and served the Colonial revolutionary movement faithfully. Born in Charles County, Maryland, in 1723, he hailed
READ MORE

Read More
Aberdeen Proving Ground
04/04/2017 Bill Hart

What You Need to Know about Aberdeen Proving Ground On the shores of Chesapeake Bay lies the Aberdeen Proving Ground. It is located in Harford Country, Maryland—approximately forty miles away from the state’s largest city, Baltimore. It was founded on October 20, 1917, six months after the United States joined the First World War. It
READ MORE

Read More
Maryland’s Pride: H. L. Mencken
03/14/2017 Bill Hart

A Brief History of Henry Louis Mencken   Henry Louis Mencken is one of the most famous sons of Maryland who became one of the most influential journalists during the first half of the twentieth century. As a celebrated writer, he was quite prolific with twenty-eight books, chapbooks, pamphlets, and essays. After his death at
READ MORE

Read More
Tobacco Trade in the Chesapeake Bay State
03/07/2017 Bill Hart

Maryland as a Pioneer American Colony and How Its Economy Relied on the Tobacco Trade Maryland, USA—a state bordering Virginia, West Virginia, Washington, DC, Pennsylvania, and Delaware—was one of the original thirteen colonies and is considered to be the birthplace of religious freedom in America. George Calvert, the first Lord Baltimore, formed this state in
READ MORE

Read More
Maryland:<br>Lord Baltimore's Dream

Maryland:
Lord Baltimore's Dream

MARYLAND:<br>The Story Continues

MARYLAND:
The Story Continues