National Geographic : 1941 Apr
Old Line State Cyclorama 409 © National Geographic Society 1Kodaclrome oy \w. ico er Muoore Maryland's Lawmakers Still Convene in the Colonial Capitol at Annapolis Here the infant Congress of the United States met in November, 1783. George Washington resigned his commission as Commander in Chief of the Continental Army in the Senate Chamber (right). Rinehart's statue of Chief Justice Roger Brooke Taney, who handed down the Dred Scott decision, stands before the entrance.