George Calvert (1578/79-1632)
First Lord Baltimore
MSA SC 3520-2167
Eisenberg, Gerson G. Marylanders Who Served the Nation. Annapolis: The Maryland State Archives, 1992.
Krugler, John D. English and Catholic: The Lords Baltimore in the Seventeenth Century. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004.
Papenfuse, Edward C., et al. A Biographical Dictionary of the Maryland
Legislature 1635-1789, vol. I. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University
Colony of Avalon Foundation, official website, George Calvert’s first colony, Avalon, Newfoundland, Canada.
of the Six Lords Baltimore, digital collection, Enoch Pratt Free Library.
The Charter of Maryland, SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (Huntingfield Corporation Collection) "A Relation of the Successefull beginnings of the Lord Baltemore's Plantation in Mary-land: The Charter of Maryland, 1635." MSA SC 1399-526 also titled: "A Relation of Successfull beginnings of the Lord Baltimore's Plantation in Mary-land," (1635). Click here to view The Charter online at Museum Without Walls, online exhibit of the Maryland State Archives, October 23, 2002.
Calvert Coat of Arms, from a map by John Ogilby, Nova Terrae-Mariae tabula, 1671. Huntingfield Collection, Maryland State Archives, MSA SC 1399-1-187.
Map of Calvert Family Holdings in England,
Enoch Pratt Free Library, Baltimore.