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Maryland’s log cabin heritage
Maryland has a rich history where the log cabin played a part. As one example, the Thomas Isaac Log cabin was believed to have been built circa 1780 by an early Ellicott’s Mills settler. The log house was unknown in America until the Swedish and Finnish peoples settled in Delaware and Maryland in 1638. Horizontal log houses were traditional in Scandinavia and were well suited to the new, heavily-timbered American landscape. Read more here…
The Maryland state motto is “Fatti maschii parole femine,” loosely translated “manly deeds, womanly words,” but more accurately translated as “strong deeds, gentle words.”