Anne Arundel County, Maryland (Fanning's, 1853)

Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 25.
ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY, situated on the westerly side of Patapaco river and Chesapeake bay, in Maryland, with Patuxent river on the west.  Length, 60 miles; mean breadth 12, extending over an area of 720 square miles.  The face of the country, in general, is agreeably undulating, with a varied soil, mostly of a secondary quality.  Courts are held at the city of Annapolis.  Pop., in 1830, 28,295; in 1840, 29,532; in 1850, 32,393.
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