The state is named after Henrietta Maria of France, the wife of Charles I of England.Maryland was the seventh state to ratify the United States Constitution, and played a pivotal role in the founding of Washington, D. states in terms of area, as well as one of the most densely populated, with around six million residents.Please use the following steps to determine whether you need to fill out a call slip in the Prints and Photographs Reading Room to view the original item(s). Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://gov/item/md1863/.In some cases, a surrogate (substitute image) is available, often in the form of a digital image, a copy print, or microfilm. Charles County Maryland Saint Charles Various Counties, 1933. C., which was established on land donated by the state. As of 2009, Maryland had the highest median household income of any state, owing in large part to its close proximity to the nation's capital and a highly diversified economy spanning manufacturing, services, and biotechnology.Maryland possesses a variety of topography within its borders, contributing to its nickname America in Miniature.horses have been a part of the heart of our Southern Maryland history.This exciting heritage trail will take you the site where the cavalry camped during the Civil War, to stops along an early stagecoach route and along the path of an early Pony Express.
Visitors can also access state and federal census records, newspapers, colonial records, and church records on microfilm from the 18th century to the early 20th century.While most Maryland counties diversified or reverted completely into grain production during the nineteenth century, southern Maryland remained committed to tobacco.That is reflected in the rich array of extant tobacco barns in Calvert, Charles, and St. This project records the evolution of tobacco barn design in this region through the production of measured drawings of its various forms, capturing the history of this once vital resource. The Library of Congress does not own rights to material in its collections.The state's largest city is Baltimore, and its capital is Annapolis.Among its occasional nicknames are Old Line State, the Free State, and the Chesapeake Bay State.According to the club’s historian and former Master of the Foxhounds, Eugene Guazzo, M.D., “It sort of began in the 1930s and started, as all hunting clubs do, with a group of convivial friends having a mutual interest and the resources for making riding to hounds possible …For information about reproducing, publishing, and citing material from this collection, as well as access to the original items, see: Historic American Buildings Survey/Historic American Engineering Record/Historic American Landscape Survey (HABS/HAER/HALS) Collection - Rights and Restrictions Information More about Copyright and other Restrictions For guidance about compiling full citations consult Citing Primary Sources. Alternatively, you can purchase copies of various types through Library of Congress Duplication Services.HABS/HAER/HALS materials have generally been scanned at high resolution that is suitable for most publication purposes (see Digitizing the Collection for further details about the digital images).Therefore, it does not license or charge permission fees for use of such material and cannot grant or deny permission to publish or otherwise distribute the material.Ultimately, it is the researcher's obligation to assess copyright or other use restrictions and obtain permission from third parties when necessary before publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the Library's collections.