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McCauley, Donald. The Limits of Change in the Tobacco South: An Economic and Social Analysis of Prince George's County, Maryland, 1840-1860. M.A. thesis, University of Maryland, 1973.
McCauley, Donald. "The Urban Impact on Agricultural Land Use: Farm Patterns in Prince George's County, Maryland 1860-1880." Law, Society, and Politics in Early Maryland. Edited by Aubrey C. Land, Lois Green Carr, and Edward C. Papenfuse, 228-47. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1977.
Ferguson, Ann M. "Heritage of Another Riversdale Family." Riverdale Town Crier 26 (March 1997): 3.
Callcott, Margaret Law. "Slave Housing at Riversdale." Riversdale Letter 11 (Fall 1994): 2-4.
Floyd, Bianca. Records and Recollections: Early Black History in Prince George's County. Bladensburg, MD: Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, 1989.
Kohn, Howard. We Had A Dream: A Tale of the Struggles for Integration in America. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1998.
Maryland-National Capital Park, and Planning Commission. The Social and Economic Status of the Black Population in Prince George's County, 1970-1980. Hyattsville, MD: The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, 1985.
Maryland-National Capital Park, and Planning Commission. "'Pioneers' Promote Progress for Blacks." Prince George's County Today (July-August 1990): 7.
Thornton, Alvin. Like a Phoenix I'll Rise: An Illustrated History of African Americans in Prince George's County, Maryland, 1696-1996. Virginia Beach, VA: Donning Company, 1997.
Virta, Alan. "The Story of Ayuba Suleiman Ibrahima." News and Notes from the Prince George's County Historical Society, 12 (January 1984): 3-6.
Annotation / Notes: African chieftain sold as a slave.
Dessaint, A. Y. Southern Maryland Yesterday and Today: Crab Pots and Sotweed Fields. Prince Frederick, MD: Calvert County Historical Society, 1984.
Annotation / Notes: Historic photographs and excerpts from 60 of the "best" works on Southern Maryland. Arranged predominately by theme, the chapters include working the land, working the water, life in the home, and life in the community. A ten page introduction gives a brief chronological history of the area.
Earle, Swepson. The Chesapeake Bay Country. Baltimore: Thomsen-Ellis Company, 1923.
Annotation / Notes: Divided into three regions -- southeastern Maryland, Upper Bay, and the Eastern Shore, this work includes a history for each, written by five noted authors, followed by a description of the counties in each, along with places of interest and the people of these places. The histories of the areas places special emphasis on major houses and genealogy of the owners. It is nicely illustrated with contemporary photographs, which nearly 80 years later serve as historic images. There are four pages of interesting photos of African Americans.
Lucas, Townsend M. "Fairmount Heights, Prince George's County, Maryland: A 1910 Census Construction with Historical Notes." Journal of the Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society 9 (Spring 1988): 3-28.
Pearl, Susan G. "Opera in Prince George's County: From 1752 to 1984." News and Notes from the Prince George's County Historical Society 12 (December 1984): 49-50.
Daniel, Pete, and Stuart Kaugman. "The Booker T. Washington Papers and Historical Editing at Maryland." Maryland Historian 1 (1970): 23-29.
Virta, Alan. "Two Women of Prince George's County." News and Notes from the Prince George's County Historical Society, 21 (October 1993): 3-4.
Yewell, Therese C. Women of Achievement in Prince George's County History. Upper Marlboro, MD: Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Prince George's County Planning Board, 1994.
Annotation / Notes: This is a model of how to present biographical portraits. The biographies of these Prince George's County women are arranged in chronological order. Each chapter begins with an historical narrative that places the biographies in context.
Petrosino. Frankie. "The Prince George's County NAACP: Making Waves, Forging Change." New Crisis, 108 (May-June 2001): 62.
Ryan, Leigh. "Army Board Grants Relief to Former Prince George's County Slave." News and Notes from the Prince George's County Historical Society, 34 (March-April 2005): [2-4].
Hendricks, Charles. "Anacostia Museum Posts Diary of Riversdale's Adam Francis Plummer." News and Notes from the Prince George's County Historical Society, 36 (January-February 2008): [1-3].
Washington, Arvenita. Reading, Writing, and Racialization: The Social Construction of Blackness for Students and Educators in a Prince George's County Public Middle School. Ph.D. diss., Morgan State University, 2008.
Trask, Lexine M. The Barriers to Economic Self-Reliance: An Ethnographic Study of Low-Income Single Mothers in Prince George's County. Ph.D. diss., Ohio State University, 2009.
Lakeland Community Heritage Project, Inc. Lakeland: African Americans in College Park. Images of America series. Charleston, SC : Arcadia Publishing, 2009.
Chappelle, Nesa. African American Women, Mandatory Minimum Sentencing, and Crack Cocaine: voices unheard with a special focus on Prince George's County, Maryland. Ph.D. diss., Howard University, 2010.
Montaperto, Kristin Marie. Public Archaeology and the Northampton Slave Quarters: Community Collaboration. Ph.D. diss., American University, 2012.