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A Thriving New Colony est. 1632
What Maryland Offers
Toleration Act of 1649 provides protection for catholic minorities.
Battle of the Severn in 1654 caused more separation between Protestants and Catholics.
Articles of Confederation are ratified in 1781.
Benjamin Banneker is an important figure for the Maryland colony as he was the son of a free African American and was self-taught until becoming a free American scientist.