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Earle, Swepson. The Chesapeake Bay Country. Baltimore: Thomsen-Ellis Company, 1923.
Annotation / Notes: Divided into three regions -- southeastern Maryland, Upper Bay, and the Eastern Shore, this work includes a history for each, written by five noted authors, followed by a description of the counties in each, along with places of interest and the people of these places. The histories of the areas places special emphasis on major houses and genealogy of the owners. It is nicely illustrated with contemporary photographs, which nearly 80 years later serve as historic images. There are four pages of interesting photos of African Americans.
Hoopes, Roy. "Town and Gown." Maryland 22 (Spring 1990): 36-43.
Annotation / Notes: Chestertown and Washington College.
Hoopes, Roy. "Famous 19th Century Astronomer, Founder, and Teacher at Sudlersville School." Kent Shoreman, 9 (September 1974): 31ff.
Annotation / Notes: Simon Newcomb, 1835-1909.
Kohl, Benjamin G. "Cicero in Chestertown: The Oratio Salutatoria at Washington College's First Commencement, May 14, 1783." Maryland Historical Magazine, 105 (Spring 2010): 17-33.
Whittle, Margaret Nash. "Remembering More Kent Island School History." Isle of Kent, (Fall 2010): 8.
Categories: Education, Kent County
Zajac, Mary K. "School Days." Chesapeake Life, 16 (April 2010): 44-47, 64-65.
Annotation / Notes: African American school museum in Kent County.
Shivers, George R. "A Long Road: The Desegregation of the Public Schools in Kent County, Maryland, 1955-1967." Key to Old Kent, 7 (2013): 33-75.