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Blumgart, Pamela James, ed. At the Head of the Bay: A Cultural and Architectural History of Cecil County, Maryland. Elkton, MD: Cecil Historical Trust, 1996.
Annotation / Notes: This beautifully illustrated book presents a history of the development of the county along with a history of its architecture, including house forms, methods of construction, and outbuildings, along with brief write-ups on 700 historic sites.
Smith, Bert. Down the Ocean: Postcards from Maryland and Delaware Beaches. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999.
Annotation / Notes: Arranged by theme and subject -- famous housing, boardwalk, on the beach, life saving. It presents a vivid picture of life at the shore as interpreted through postcards. Includes some illustration on spots on the way -- diners, bridges, etc. Information on the cards themselves is included and adds to the work's usefulness.
Weeks, Christopher. "Bouncing Along the Post Road: Eighteenth Century Harford County as Seen by Travelers." Harford Historical Bulletin 57 (Summer 1993): 74-127.
Annotation / Notes: Annotated excerpts from ten contemporary descriptions of traveling along the post road. The authors include such well known Colonial figures as Dr. Alexander Hamilton, Charles Willson Peale, and Benjamin Henry Latrobe.
Willis, Bob. "Harbor to Shore-And Back Again." Maryland 27 (July/August 1995): 79, 81.
Selckmann, August. "The Susquehanna: Mother of the Chesapeake." Maryland 23 (Autumn 1990): 6-17.
Astarita, Patti, and Jim Tomlin. "The C & D Canal." Heartland of Del-Mar-Va 12 (Sunshine 1990): 152-55.
Astarita, Patti, and Jim Tomlin. "Cecil County Postmasters-1853." Bulletin of the Historical Society of Cecil County 66 (December 1993): 3, 7.
DeBoard, Kermit. "The Philadephia Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad." Bulletin of the Historical Society of Cecil County 81 (Spring/Summer 1999): 1, 7.
Dixon, Mike. "The Railroad Comes to Elkton." Bulletin of the Historical Society of Cecil County 82 (Autumn 1999): 1, 6.
Garrett, Jerre. "The Automobile in Cecil County." Bulletin of the Historical Society of Cecil County 64 (April 1993): 1, 3-4.
Garrett, Jerre. "The Elkton, Andora and Lewisville Plank Road Company." Bulletin of the Historical Society of Cecil County 60 (December 1991): 1, 3.
Garrett, Jerre. "An Important Era in Rising Sun: The Railroad Arrives." Bulletin of the Historical Society of Cecil County 63 (December 1992): 1, 3-4.
Shagena, Jack L. "Chesapeake Chesapike." Bulletin of the Historical Society of Cecil County 72 (Winter 1996): 1, 5-7.
McCall, Darlene M. "Charlestown Post Office." Cecil Historical Journal, 1 (Fall 2001): 4-8.
Suffness, Rita M. "Porters Bridge in Richardsmere." Cecil Historical Journal, 1 (Spring 2001): 14-25.
Suffness, Rita M. "An Addendum from Mr. Hall Relating to His Article, Elkton, Almost a Railroad Town (Cecil Historical Journal, Volume 2, #3-Winter 2002-2003)." Cecil Historical Journal, 3 (Summer 2003): 3.
Suffness, Rita M. "Cecil's Lost Sounds." Cecil Historical Journal, 5 (Spring 2005): 18.
Hall, Richard E. "The Susquehanna Railroad Car Ferries." Cecil Historical Journal, 6 (January 2007): 2-10.