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Fleming, Kevin. Annapolis: The Spirit of the Chesapeake Bay. Annapolis, MD: Portfolio Press, 1988.
Sarudy, Barbara Wells. "A Chesapeake Craftsman's Eighteenth Century Gardens." Journal of Garden History [Great Britain] 9 (July-September 1989): 414-52.
Sarudy, Barbara Wells. "Gardening Books in Eighteenth Century Maryland." Journal of Garden History [Great Britain] 9 (July-September 1989): 106-10.
Sarudy, Barbara Wells. "Genteel and Necessary Amusements: Public Pleasure Gardens in Eighteenth-Century Maryland." Journal of Garden History [Great Britain] 9 (July-September 1989): 118-24.
Sarudy, Barbara Wells. "The Old Man and the Garden: A Chesapeake Craftsman's Eighteenth-Century Grounds." Maryland Humanities (July/August 1994): 5-8.
Sarudy, Barbara Wells. "Writings about Pleasure and Kitchen Gardening Available in Eighteenth Century Maryland." Journal of Garden History [Great Britain] 9 (July-September 1989): 153-59.
Wilmer, L. Ann. "The James Adams Floating Theater (1914-1938) Part One: Come Aboard the Showboat for Mesmerizing Maudlin Melodrama." Old Kent 3 (September 1987): 1-3.
Wilmer, L. Ann. "The James Adams Floating Theater (1914-1938) Part Two: Showtime on the River Landing, Come and See the Show!" Old Kent 3 (December 1987): 1-2.
Cox, Lynn, and Zinkham, Helena. "Picture Research at the Maryland Historical Society: A Guide to the Sources." Maryland Historical Magazine 76 (Spring 1981): 1-21.
Annotation / Notes: Although the collection descriptions are out-dated, this work still serves as a good introduction for newcomers to picture research. It provides a good overview of the wide range of sources which can be used to locate visual resources in a museum and library setting and provides eight basic questions to consider when preparing for a picture research trip.
McCauley, Lois B. Maryland Historical Prints, 1752 to 1889: A Selection from the Robert G. Merrick Collection Maryland Historical Society and Other Maryland Collections. Baltimore: Maryland Historical Society, 1975.
Annotation / Notes: McCauley's is the major reference point for anyone researching Maryland prints. It is well illustrated, with descriptive text. This is as close as one comes to a union catalog for Maryland prints. This work should also be of interest to anyone seeking pre-photographic images of Maryland sites, as well as to map historians.
McCauley, Lois B. The Official Museum Directory. Washington, DC: American Association of Museums, 1971-.
Annotation / Notes: This guide has been published yearly since 1971. The American Association of Museums is the museum world's major professional organization, although it is oriented more towards large wealthy institutions.
Emerson, Matthew Charles. Decorated Clay Tobacco Pipes from the Chesapeake. Ph.D. diss., University of California, Berkeley, 1988.
Allen, Gloria Seaman. Threads of Bondage: Chesapeake Slave Womenand Plantation Cloth Production, 1750-1850. Ph.D. diss., George Washington University, 2000.
Gibbs, M.J. "Precioius Artifacts: Women's Jewelry in the Chesapeake, 1750-1799." Journal of Early Southern Decorative Arts, 13 (1987): 52-103.
Gibbs, M.J. "Wildfowl Art: A Brief History." Peninsula Pacemaker, 20 (July 1992): 22, 62.
Hamilton, Gabrielle M. "Something Extra': Traditional Decorative Carvings on Chesapeake Bay Dredge Boats." Maryland Humanities, (March 1999): 11-14.
Walburn, Megan. "Bringing the Bay Home." Chesapeake Bay Magazine, 36 (October 2006): 19.
Wright, R. Lewis. "Joseph Bohannon: Ship Portraitist of the Chesapeake." Folk Art, 31(Spring/Summer 2006): 64-67.
Allen, Gloria Seamon. "Quiltmaking on Chesapeake Plantations." In Jeannette Lasansky, ed., On the Cutting Edge: Textile Collectors, Collections, and Traditions. Lewisburg, PA: Oral Traditions Project, 1994, pp. 56-69.
Allen, Gloria Seaman. "Gender Division in Handweaving on Chesapeake Plantations." Proceedings of the Textile History Forum, (2002): 31-46.
Allen, Gloria Seaman. "Rugs: The Colonial Chesapeake Consumer's Bedcovering of Choice." Journal of Early Southern Decorative Arts, 30 (Summer 2004): 1-86.
Allen, Gloria Seaman. "Silk Bedcoverings in the Early Chesapeake Region: Interpreting Documentary Evidence." Proceedings of the Textile Society of America 8th Biennial Symposium 2002: CD-ROM.
Cockey, Carolyn Davis. "Waterfowl Carving Champions." Maryland, 28 (April 1996): 14-15.
Burgess, Robert H. "Jack Woodson: His Boats and Ships." Chesapeake Bay Magazine, 18 (October 1988): 82-85.