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Before 1650, Anne Arundel County was part of St. Mary's County.
Last Updated: 31 December 2014
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Between 1654 and 1658, Anne Arundel County was known as Providence County.
Last Updated: 31 December 2014
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The first newspaper published in Maryland was the Maryland Gazette printed in Annapolis by William Parks in September 1727.
Last Updated: 31 December 2014
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Annapolis was named in honor of Princess Anne, who became Queen of England in 1702.
Last Updated: 31 December 2014
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From 1783 to August 1784, Annapolis served as the United State's first peacetime national capital.
Last Updated: 31 December 2014