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Wennersten, John R., and Ruth Ellen Wennersten. "Separate and Unequal: The Evolution of a Black Land Grant College in Maryland, 1890-1930." Maryland Historical Magazine 72 (Spring 1977): 110-17.
Annotation / Notes: The authors examine how Princess Anne Academy on the lower Eastern Shore of Maryland developed after 1890 as a state and federally supported land grant school. Like other land grant schools, Princess Anne Academy was neglected by state and federal agencies. This academy was an example of separate education provided for blacks which demonstrated how land grant schools were indeed separate ad unequal.
Wennersten, Ruth Ellen, and John R. Wennersten. "From Negro Academy to Black Land Grant College: The Maryland Experience, 1886-1910." Agriculture and Human Values 9 (Winter 1992): 15-21.
West, Herbert Lee, Jr. Urban Life and Spatial Distribution of Blacks in Baltimore, Maryland. Ph.D. diss., University of Minnesota, 1974.
Annotation / Notes: 1940-70.
West, Margaret Genevieve. Zora Neale Hurston's Place in American Literary Culture: A Study of the Politics of Race and Gender. Ph.D. diss., Florida State University, 1997.
Whitman, T. Stephen. "Diverse Good Causes: Manumission and the Transformation of Urban Slavery." Social Science History 19 (Fall 1995): 333-70.
Whitman, T. Stephen. The Price of Freedom: Slavery and Manumission in Baltimore and Early National Maryland. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1997.
Whitman, Torrey Stephen. Slavery, Manumission, and Free Black Workers in Early National Baltimore. Ph.D. diss., The Johns Hopkins University, 1993.
Wicek, William M. "The Statutory Law of Slavery and Race in the Thirteen Mainland Colonies of British America." William and Mary Quarterly, 3d ser., 34 (1977): 258-80.
Wickham, DeWayne. Woodholme: A Black Man's Story of Growing Up Alone. New York: Farrar, Strauss & Giroux, 1995.
Williams, Gladys. "The Beginnings of Union United Methodist Church from 1849-1860." Harford Historical Bulletin 15 (Winter 1983): 2-5.
Wilson, Dreck Spurlock. "Druid Hill Branch, Young Men's Christian Association: The First Hundred Years." Maryland Historical Magazine 84 (1989): 135-46.
Annotation / Notes: The author examineS the functions of a black YMCA in Baltimore. The Druid Hill Branch of the YMCA helped to augment the limited educational and recreational facilities available in the 1880s. In Baltimore, black ministers helped to organize this branch of the YMCA. Increasing urbanization and concomitant issues as well as continuing racial segregation helped spur the 'Y.'
Categories: African American
Wilson, Emily Wanda. The Public Education of Negroes on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. M.A. thesis, Howard University, 1948.
Windham, Joseph Edward. Bondage, Bias, and the Bench: An Historical Analysis of Maryland Court of Appeals Cases Involving Blacks, 1830-1860. Ph.D. diss., Howard University, 1990.
Windley, Lathan A., comp. Runaway Slave Advertisements: A Documentary History from the 1730s to 1790. 4 vols. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1983.
Wiser, Vivian Doris. Negro Colonization by Maryland, 1860-1865. M.A. thesis, University of Maryland, 1939.
Wlazlowski, Tiffany. "Harriet Tubman: Moses of her People." Maryland 28 (February 1996): 32-34.
Wortham, Thomas. "Did Emerson Blackball Frederick Douglass from Membership in the Town and Country Club?" New England Quarterly 65 (June 1992): 295-97.
Wright, James M. The Free Negro in Maryland, 1634-1860. Vol. 917, no. 3. Columbia University Studies in History. New York: Columbia University, 1921.
Wright, James M. "Yarrow Mamout: Not Quite Forgotten." Maryland Pendulum 4 (Summer 1985): 3-4.
Categories: African American
Yentsch, Anne. "Beads as Silent Witnesses of an African-American Past: Social Identity and the Artifacts of Slavery in Annapolis, Maryland." Kroeber Anthropological Society Papers 79 (1995): 44-60.
Yentsch, Anne. "Hot, Nourishing, and Culturally Potent: The Transfer of West African Cooking Traditions to the Chesapeake." Sage 9 (Summer 1995): 15-29.
Zubritsky, John. Fighting Men: A Chronicle of Three Black Civil War Soldiers. Upland, PA: Diane Publishing Company, 1997.
Zubritsky, John. "Acorn Park Restored Through Public/Private Partnership." The Preservationist (May-June 1997): 4.
Acton, Lucy. "Bowling Brook Getting a New Lease on Life." Maryland Horse 57 (October 1991): 42-45.
Adams, Eric. "Discord in Charm City." Historic Preservation 48 (March/April 1996): 22-23.