Named for Henrietta Mary, the wife of King Charles I, the new colony of Maryland was established in 1634 by Lord Baltimore. He wanted Maryland to be a place where all religious faiths could worship in freedom. Since then, Maryland has had a tradition of moderation, of being in the middle.

  • Publisher: Mitchell Lane
  • Series: Building America
  • Year Published: 2007
  • Age Level: 8-13
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