Frederick, Maryland


Frederick, MD is located approximately 50 miles away from both Washington, DC and Baltimore, MD.

Dig Deeper Into Frederick County’s History

Learn more about Frederick County history using the extensive resources found at the Historical Society of Frederick County’s Frederick County Archives and Research Center. The Center’s archival materials include letters, diaries, Civil War records, maps, family histories, photographs, and books invaluable to historians, genealogist, and students. The Center also has an extensive collection of photographic images, many of which have been digitized and can be viewed online. For more information, visit

The Maryland Room, located in the C. Burr Artz Public Library, is a non-circulating, local history research collection of primary and secondary sources. Materials actively collected document Maryland’s economic, social, political, cultural, and religious history, the genealogy of Maryland’s people, and the Civil War. Special emphasis is placed on obtaining resources relating to the people, places, communities, and institutions of Frederick County and City. For more information, visit: