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Millner, Sandra Y. "Recasting Civil Rights Leadership: Gloria Richardson and the Cambridge Movement." Journal of Black Studies 26 (July 1996): 668-87.
Annotation / Notes: The author examines the neglect by scholars of civil rights leader Gloria Richardson. Richardson was not part of the established civil rights movement, nor has she been celebrated in the same manner as other civil rights leaders. The author examines the possible reasons for Richardson's marginalization in histories of the movement, which stem, in part, from scholars not questioning the language and the conceptions of gender and class used to describe Richardson in the press. Richardson also focused her attention on economic issues while the established civil rights leadership continued to focus on civil rights. She was also one of the first leaders to openly question the tactic on nonviolence. These additional factors also contributed to a lack of recognition of Richardson's role in the Cambridge Movement.
Nevile, Barry, and Edward Jones. "Slavery in Worcester County, Maryland, 1688-1766." Maryland Historical Magazine 89 (Fall 1994): 319-27.
Annotation / Notes: The authors examine slavery in Worcester County, Maryland, before the American Revolution, in order to paint a different picture of slavery than that which is portrayed in popular culture, the large, gang-labor-based institution of the cotton South. Ultimately, the authors set out to identify changing patterns of slaveholding in the county before the Revolution. The increase in the use of slaves corresponded with the decline in the use of indentured servants.
Nevile, Barry, and Edward Jones. "Selected Readings on Afro-Americans and Maryland's Eastern Shore." Maryland Pendulum 5 (Fall/Winter 1985): 6-7.
Thomas, Lamont D. "Paul Cuffe: Against the Odds in Vienna, Maryland." Log of Mystic Seaport 45, no. 4 (1994): 103-8.
Wennersten, John R. "A Cycle of Race Relations on Maryland's Eastern Shore: Somerset County, 1850-1917." Maryland Historical Magazine 80 (Winter 1985): 377-382.
Wennersten, John R., and Ruth Ellen Wennersten. "Separate and Unequal: The Evolution of a Black Land Grant College in Maryland, 1890-1930." Maryland Historical Magazine 72 (Spring 1977): 110-17.
Annotation / Notes: The authors examine how Princess Anne Academy on the lower Eastern Shore of Maryland developed after 1890 as a state and federally supported land grant school. Like other land grant schools, Princess Anne Academy was neglected by state and federal agencies. This academy was an example of separate education provided for blacks which demonstrated how land grant schools were indeed separate ad unequal.
Wilson, Emily Wanda. The Public Education of Negroes on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. M.A. thesis, Howard University, 1948.
Boden, Mrs. Harry Clark, IV. Mount Harmon Plantation at World's End Cecil County, MD N.p.: Published by the author, 1976.
Bourne, Michael. "Little Neck." Old Kent 11 (Spring 1994): 3.
Brockmann, R. John. "Feeling 'The Old' on Main Street in Warwick." Bulletin of the Historical Society of Cecil County 75 (Winter 1997): 1, 4-5.
Duvall, Elizabeth S. Three Centuries of American Life: The Hyson-Ringgold House of Chestertown. Chestertown, MD: The Author, 1988.
Ewing, Mrs. Cecil E. "The Mitchell House, Fair Hill, Maryland." Bulletin of the Historical Society of Cecil County 46 (May 19, 1975): [2-3] .
Ewing, Mrs. Cecil E. "Geddes-Piper House-How It Came To Be Ours And How We View It Now." Old Kent 16 (Summer 1999): 3.
Harris, Walter G. "The 1884 Kent County Jail." Old Kent 4 (March 1988): 1-2.
Harris, Walter B., William D. Gould, Wilbur Ross Hubbard, and Norman Grieb. "Celebrating Our Fiftieth Anniversary: Acquiring and Restoring the Geddes-Piper House." Old Kent 3 (March 1987): I- 5.
Henry, Helen. "A House Built of Brick and History." Baltimore Sun Magazine, 28 September 1975, 15ff.
Annotation / Notes: Kent Island.
Henry, Helen. "Historic Chester House." Isle of Kent (Summer 1993): 8.
Bourne, Michael. Inventory of Historic Sites in Caroline County. Annapolis, MD: Maryland Historical Trust, 1980.
Johnstone, Gene. "The Revitalization of Widehall." Old Kent 16 (Fall 1999): 1-2.
Johnstone, Eugene H. Historic Houses of Kent County: An Architectural History 1642-1860. Chestertown, MD: Historical Society of Kent County, 1998.
Johnstone, Eugene H. "Lowery Hotel Back on KIHS Xmas House Tour." Isle of Kent (Winter 1993): 1-3.
Neill, Robert, et. al. Chesterstown, Maryland, an Inventory of Historic Sites, etc. Chestertown, MD: Town of Chestertown, 1981.
Neill, Robert, et. al. "River House Designer Showcase." Old Kent 9 (Spring 1992): 1-3.
Neill, Robert, et. al. "Save the Cray House." Isle of Kent (Spring 1997): 4.