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"Prose from a Farm Ledger." History Trails 11 (Autumn 1976): 1-6.
Annotation / Notes: Charles Jessop (1759-1828).
Robinson, John M. "History of Pinehurst-Part I." Anne Arundel County History Notes 21 (January 1990): 3-4.
Sarson, Steven James. Wealth, Poverty and Labor in the Tobacco Plantation South: Prince George's County, Maryland, in the Early National Era. Ph.D. diss., Johns Hopkins University, 1998.
Shomette, Donald. London Town: A Brief History. Londontown, MD: London Town Public House Commission, Inc., 1978.
Annotation / Notes: Londontown, located on the South River, was a very early example of successful town planning in Maryland. The community, however, did not have any long term success due to its economic base in the tobacco system.
Wiley, Flora H. "Third Precinct-Fourth District." Harford Historical Bulletin (Winter 1984): 1-12.
Fusonie, Alan, and Donna Jean. George Washington, Pioneer Farmer. Mount Vernon, VA: Mt. Vernon Ladies Association, 1998.
Annotation / Notes: Washington's life gives many insights into colonial farming, and he had many contacts among Maryland Agriculturalists.
Fischer, David Hackett. "John Beale Bordley, Daniel Boorstin, and the American Enlightenment." Journal of Southern History 28 (1962): 326-342.
Harrar, H. Joanne. "Maryland: Abraham Milton The Farmer's Companion 1761." In Thirteen Colonial Americana: A Selection of Publications Issued in the British Provinces of North America During the Final Half-Century of the Colonial Era. Edited by Edward Connery Lathem. Washington, DC: Association of Research Libraries, 1977.
Harrar, H. Joanne. "Maryland's Best Kept Humanities Secrets: Sotterley Plantation." Maryland Humanities (July/August 1994): 27.
Walsh, Lorena S. "Feeding Eighteenth-Century Tidewater Town Folk, or, Whence the Beef?" Agricultural History 73 (Summer 1999): 267-80.
Bergstrom, Peter V. "Leah and Rachel Revisited: Everyday Life in the Colonial Chesapeake." Reviews in American History 12 (1984): 176-181.
Burton, Arthur G., and Richard W. Stephenson. "John Ballendine's Eighteenth-century Map of Virginia." Quarterly Journal of the Library of Congress 21 (1964): 172-178.
Daniels, Christine. "Gresham's Laws: Labor Management on an Early-eighteenth-century Chesapeake Plantation." Journal of Southern History 62 (1996): 205-238.
Davis, Curtis Carroll. "'A National Property:' Richard Claiborne's Tobacco Treatise for Poland." William and Mary Quarterly 21 (1964): 93-117.
Dillon, Clarissa Flint. 'A Large, an Useful, and a Grateful Field': Eighteenth-Century Kitchen Gardens in Southeastern Pennsylvania, the Uses of the Plants, and Their Place in Women's Work. (Vol. 1-2) Ph.D. diss., Bryn Mawr College, 1986.
Dunn, Richard S. "Quantifying the History of the Chesapeake in the Eighteenth Century." Reviews in American History 15 (1987): 563-568.
Fromm, Roger W. "The Migration and Settlement of Pennsylvania Germans in Maryland, Virginia, and North Carolina and Their Effects on the Landscape." Pennsylvania Folklife 37 (1987): 33-42.
Hayter, Earl W. "Livestock-fencing Conflicts in Rural America." Agricultural History 37 (1963): 10-20.
Herndon, G. Melvin. "Hemp in Colonial Virginia." Agricultural History 37 (1963): 86-93.
Jensen, Joan M. Loosening the Bonds: Mid-Atlantic Farm Women, 1750-1850. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1986.
Lemon, James T. "The Agricultural Practices of National Groups in Eighteenth-Century Southeastern Pennsylvania." Geographical Review 56 (1966): 467-496.
Parker, Franklin. "Philip Vickers Fithian: Northern Tutor on a Southern Plantation." Journal of the West 4 (1965): 56-62.
Rutman, Anita H. "Still Planting the Seeds of Hope: the Recent Literature of the Early Chesapeake Region." Virginia Magazine of History and Biography 95 (1987): 3-24.
Smith, Donald T. "Rethinking the Colonial Generalities: Putting the Cod and Cohesion in Their Places." History Teacher 26 (1993): 233-245.
Walsh, Lorena S. "Plantation Management in the Chesapeake, 1620-1820." Journal of Economic History 49 (1989): 393-406.