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Goldstein, Louis L. "Thomas Johnson and the Constitution." Calvert Historian 2 (October 1986): 15-24.
Rose, Lou. "Calvert County Executions: A Sequel." Calvert Historian 3 (Spring 1988): 1-5.
Rose, Lou. "Executions in Calvert County." Calvert Historian 2 (October 1987): 14-21.
Rose, Lou. "Roger Brooke Taney of Calvert County: Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court and Guardian of the Constitution." Calvert Historian 3 (Fall 1988): 22-24.
Whisman, Anne F. "Who Were Calvert County's Commissioners from the First?" Calvert Historian 1 (April 1985): 1-7.
Arner, Robert D. "The Blackness of Darkness: Satire, Romance and Ebenezer Cook's The SotWeed Factor." Tennessee Studies in Literature 21 (1976): 1-10.
Briscoe, Mabel, and Katharine Buys. "Point Patience." Calvert Historian 9 (Fall 1994): 79-92.
Dame, Hally Brent. "History of Maryland House and Garden Pilgrimage 1930-1987." Calvert Historian 8 (Spring 1993): 48-54.
Gibb, James G., and Julia A. King. "Gender, Activity Areas, and Homelots in the 17th-Century Chesapeake Region." Historical Archaeology 25 (1991): 109-131.
Annotation / Notes: Using archaeological records and spatial analysis from three Southern Maryland tobacco plantation sites, the authors provide an ethnographic look at life for seventeenth-century Maryland colonists in terms of gender and class roles. The article provides a brief overview of the economics of the Chesapeake region, the structure of living arrangements, and the gendered nature of tasks. The evidence suggests how gendered and class-based activities contributed to both household production and accrued wealth. The authors conclude that comparisons between the three sites provide the basis for understanding how household wealth was a direct corollary of the ability to secure a large work force and to develop a high degree of specialization.
Grierson, David Alan. "The Griersons of Calvert County, Maryland, 1767-2000." Calvert Historian 10 (Fall 1995): 55-61.
Hutchins, Ailene W. "Ancient Graveyard at Gary's Chance." Calvert Historian 10 (Fall 1995): 27-36.
Reutter, Mark. Sparrows Point: Making Steel-the Rise and Ruin of America's Industrial Might. New York: Summit Books, 1988.
Rose, Lou. "Social Attitudes Toward Prohibition: A Calvert County Example." Calvert County Historical Society News 2 (January 1983): 1-2.
Annotation / Notes: Rose argues for the value of using a literary work like Ebenezer Cooke's The Sot Weed Factor for insight into the social attitudes and mores of Maryland at the turn of the seventeenth century. However, the article restricts its attention primarily to Cooke's use of Calvert County for his satire on the legal and judicial systems, even though Cooke did not reside in the county during his Maryland sojourn.
Ross, Waters. "Baseball in Southern Calvert County in 1901-1902." Calvert Historian 6 (Spring and Fall 1991): 1-3.
Taylor, Lorraine W. "Memories of the Walke Hotel, Owings Station." Calvert Historian 6 (Spring and Fall 1991): 16-19.
Gibb, James G. "Railroad Ghosts." Calvert Historian 11 (Spring 1996): 62-70.
Gibb, James G., and Paula F. Mask. "A Road Without Rails: The Baltimore and Drum Point Railroad, 1868-1891." Calvert Historian 5 (Fall 1990): 27-40.
Richardson, Hester Dorsey. "Mail Service in Provincial Times." Calvert Historian 8 (Fall 1993): 44-49.
Barton, Lindi R. "Feminism and Suffragism: The Women's Movements of the Mid-1800's." Calvert Historian 10 (Fall 1995): 37-53.
Briscoe, Mabel. "Where did Peggy Taylor Live as a Little Girl?" Calvert Historian 24 (Fall 1999): 42-43.
Challinor, Joan R. "'A Quarter Taint of Maryland Blood': An Inquiry into the Anglo/Maryland Background of Mrs. John Quincy Adams." Calvert Historian 10 (Spring 1995): 19-48.
Ewalt, Claire S. "Caroline Duke Little Kerney: Her Life." Calvert Historian 4 (Spring 1989): 21-31.
Gatewood, Gloria. "The Case of the Missing Likeness." Calvert Historian 5 (Spring 1990): 46-47.
Annotation / Notes: Margaret Mackall Smith Taylor.
Gatewood, Gloria. "Searching for Knox." Calvert Historian 7 (Spring 1992): 1-3.
Rose, Lou. "Calvert County's Presidential First Ladies." Calvert Historian 4 (Spring 1989): 13-20.