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Adams, E. J. "Religion and Freedom: Artifacts Indicate that African Culture Persisted Even in Slavery." Omni 16 (November 1993): 8.
Cochran, Matthew D. "Hoodoo's Fire: Interpreting Nineteenth Century African American Material Culture at the Brice House, Annapolis, Maryland." Maryland Archeology 35 (March 1999): 25-33.
Gervasi, S. "Northampton: Slave Quarters That Have Survived Centuries." American Visions 6 (April 1991): 54-56.
Hurry, Robert J. "An Archeological and Historical Perspective on Benjamin Banneker." Maryland Historical Magazine 84 (1989): 361-69.
Annotation / Notes: The author provides a survey of the Banneker family farm in southwestern Baltimore County. While most scholarship has focused on Benjamin Banneker's career and achievements as a mathematician, surveyor and astronomer, since the 1970s, scholarship and public funding have helped to illuminate his life as a land-owning farmer. The Bannekers were one of the first African-American families to own land in the Piedmont region of Maryland; Benjamin's father, Robert purchased one hundred acres in 1737.
Klingelhofer, Eric. "Aspects of Early African-American Material Culture: Artifacts from the Slave Quarters at Garrison Plantation, Maryland." Historical Archaeology 21 (1987): 112-19.
Annotation / Notes: The author examines the objects excavated from the slave quarters at Garrison Plantation near Baltimore, Maryland. Various groups of objects represented early black material culture which reveal aspects of Africanisms. Archaeology is particularly useful for the study of Africanisms found in material culture as patterns of found objects may be compared chronologically and geographically.
McDaniel, George William. Preserving the People's History: Traditional Black Material Culture in Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Southern Maryland. Ph.D. diss., Duke University, 1979.
McGuckian, Eileen. "Black Builders in Montgomery County 1865-1940." Montgomery County Story 35 (February 1992): 189-200.
Mullins, Paul R. "An Archeology of Race and Consumption: African-American Bottled Good Consumption in Annapolis, Maryland, 1850-1930." Maryland Archeology 32 (March 1996): 1-10.
Mullins, Paul R. The Contradictions of Consumption: An Archaeology of African America and Consumer Culture, 1850-1930. Ph.D. diss., University of Massachusetts, 1996.
Mullins, Paul R. "Race and the Genteel Consumer: Class and African-American Consumption, 1850-1930." Historical Archaeology 33, no. 1 (1999): 22-38.
Saraceni, Jessica E. "Secret Religion of Slaves." Archaeology 49 (November/December 1996): 21.
Starke, Barbara. "A Mini View of the Microenvironment of Slaves and Freed Blacks Living in the Virginia and Maryland Areas from the 17th through the 19th Centuries." Negro History Bulletin 41 (September-October, 1978): 878-80.
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.
King, Julia A. "Rural Life in Mid-19th Century St. Mary's County: The Susquehanna Farm at Cedar Point." Chronicle of St. Mary's 38 (Spring 1990): 289-300.
Annotation / Notes: A discussion of the nineteenth century rural character of St. Mary's County as seen through life at Susquehanna Farm. Two worlds inhabited the farm. The world of the land owner and his family and the world of the slaves who worked the farm.
Hurry, Robert J. The Discovery and Archeological Investigation of the Benjamin Banneker Homestead (18BA292), Baltimore County, Maryland. Crownsville, MD: Maryland Historical Trust Press, 2000.
Hurry, Robert J. "Maryland Archaeologists Dig Up Remains of Free-Standing Black Community." Black Issues in Higher Education, 18 (August 30, 2001): 16.
Larsen, Eric L. "Integrating Segregated Urban Landscapes of the Late-Nineteenth and Early-Twentieth Centuries." Historical Archaeology, 37 (no. 3, 2003): 111-23.
Patel, Samir S. "A Community's Roots." Archaeology, 59 (November/December 2006): 26-31.
Galle, Jilliam E. "Costly Signaling and Gendered Social Strategies among Slaves in the Eighteenth-Century Chesapeake: An Archaeological Perspective." American Antiquity, 75 (January 2010): 19-43.
Montaperto, Kristin Marie. Public Archaeology and the Northampton Slave Quarters: Community Collaboration. Ph.D. diss., American University, 2012.
Montaperto, Kristin Marie. "Probably Slave Quarters Found in Calvert." ASM Ink, 38 (March 2012): 3.
Montoya, Melissa. "Oldest Free African American Settlement Discovered." American Archaeology, 17 (Fall 2013): 7.
Montoya, Melissa. "Slave Dwelling Project." A Briefe Relation, 34 (Holiday 2013): 2.
Tang, Amanda. 'Fried chicken belongs to all of us': The Zooarchaeology of Enslaved Foodways on the Long Green, Wye House (18ta314), Talbot County, Maryland. Ph.D. diss., University of Maryland, College Park, 2014.
Richard,¬†Fran√ßois G. "Traveling Theory: Mark Leone, Slavery, and Archaeology's Critical Imagination." Journal of African Diaspora Archaeology and Heritage, 3 (May 2014): 81-102.