1. City in Maryland (USA); zip code 21403.
2. City in Missouri (USA); zip code 63620.
3. State capital of Maryland; site of the United States Naval Academy; Also called: capital of Maryland.
Seaport and capital of Maryland, US; It was named for Princess (later Queen) Anne 1695.
The State House, built 1772–80, is the oldest US state capitol in continuous legislative use. It was in session here Nov 1783–Jun 1784 that Congress received George Washington's resignation as commander in chief 1783 and ratified the peace treaty that ended the Revolutionary War. The US Naval Academy is here, and John Paul Jones is buried in the chapel crypt.