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Baltimore, Maryland

Introduction Baltimore, a city in the state of Maryland, with a population of 736,000. (aggl. approx. 2 million inhabitants). The city is located on the Patapsco; the port, on Chesapeake Bay, is one of the most important in the United States. Baltimore is connected to a vast hinterland by railroads and the Chesapeake and Delaware… Read More »

The Climate of Maryland

Maryland (MD) is one of the states of the United States of America. Maryland is located on the east coast of the US, partly on the Atlantic Ocean and for a large part on Chesapeake Bay. Because many Washington DC suburbs are within Maryland territory, many officials who work in America’s capital reside within the… Read More »

Maryland History Timeline

For centuries, American Indians have inhabited this land called Maryland. Most of those Indians belonged to a large family of tribes known as the Algonquins, who lived peacefully along the Chesapeake Bay; fishing and hunting and trading with their neighbors on the Atlantic coastline. In 1524 Giovanni da Verrazano, an Italian explorer sailing under the… Read More »