Maryland State House

Maryland State House (HM19I)

Location: Annapolis, MD 21401 Anne Arundel County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 58.711', W 76° 29.47'

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Built 1772-1779
Capitol of the United States
November 26, 1783 - August 13, 1784

In this state house, oldest in the nation still in legislative use, General George Washington resigned his commission before the Continental Congress December 23, 1783. Here, January 14, 1784, Congress ratified the Treaty of Paris to end the Revolutionary war and May 7, 1784 appointed Thomas Jefferson plenipotentiary. From here, September 14, 1786, the Annapolis convention issued the call to the states that led to the Constitutional Convention.
HM NumberHM19I
Series This marker is part of the National Historic Landmarks series
Placed ByMaryland Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 2:07am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 370835 N 4315449
Decimal Degrees38.97851667, -76.49116667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 58.711', W 76° 29.47'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 58' 42.66" N, 76° 29' 28.20" W
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Area Code(s)410, 301, 443, 202, 703
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1-39 State Cir, Annapolis MD 21401, US
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