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Benson, Robert Louis. "Queen Anne." Anne Arundel County History Notes 25 (July 1994): 5, 12.
Bradshaw, Alice. "Waterman's Wife." Annapolitan 7 (March 1993): 28-32, 34-35, 49.
Callcott, Margaret Law. Mistress of Riversdale: The Plantation Letters of Rosalie Stier Calvert, 1795-1821. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1991.
Annotation / Notes: Edited collection of 230 letters from Rosalie Stier Calvert to her family in Belgium. Not intended for public consumption, these candid letters give insight into the social interactions of elites, the inner workings of Riversdale, a tobacco plantation in Prince George's County, and the daily life of a plantation wife. In addition, Rosalie bore nine children in twenty-one years (losing four while young) and managed Stier family investments in America.
Challinor, Joan R. "'A Quarter Taint of Maryland Blood': An Inquiry into the Anglo/Maryland Background of Mrs. John Quincy Adams." Calvert Historian 10 (Spring 1995): 19-48.
Crook, Mary Charlotte. "Rose O'Neale Greenhow, Confederate Spy." Montgomery County Story 32 (May 1989): 59-70.
Donovan, Grace. "An American Catholic in Victorian England: Louisa, Duchess of Leeds, and the Carroll Family Benefice." Maryland Historical Magazine 84 (1989): 223-34.
Dupont, Dolores L. "Madam Sewall - Lady Baltimore." Maryland Genealogical Society Bulletin 18 (Winter 1977): 1-8.
Ewalt, Claire S. "Caroline Duke Little Kerney: Her Life." Calvert Historian 4 (Spring 1989): 21-31.
Gatewood, Gloria. "Searching for Knox." Calvert Historian 7 (Spring 1992): 1-3.
Jabour, Anya. "'It Will Never Do For Me to be Married': The Life of Laura Wirt Randall, 1803-1833." Journal of the Early Republic 17 (1997): 193-236.
Jabour, Anya. Marriage in the Early Republic: Elizabeth and William Wirt and the Companionate Ideal. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998.
Annotation / Notes: In the early American Republic the beau ideal was in vogue. It called for companionate marriage characterized by egalitarian, loving relations between husband and wife whose mutual happiness was foremost. Unfortunately, other ideologies prevented the reaalization of the beau ideal. Men pursued the cult of the self-made man, and women found value in the cult of domesticity (true womanhood) which stressed women's duties in the home and rebuked the male dominated public sphere. The Wirts wanted the beau ideal, but separate duties, often in separate locales, undermined their efforts.
Kelly, Richard M. "The Maryland Ancestors of Rachel Wells." Southern Friend 16 (Spring-Autumn 1994): 35-63.
Marks, Bayly Ellen, ed. "Correspondence of Anna Briggs Bentley from Columbiana County, 1826." Ohio History 78 (1969): 38-45.
Roberts, Anne Carter Bowie. "Queen Anne's Life." News and Notes from the Prince George's County Historical Society 25 (February 1997): [5-6].
Scott, Harold L., Sr. "Catherine Elizabeth Wilton Sleeman Radcliff: The Exceptional Immigrant Lady of Pompey Smash." Journal of the Alleghenies 34 (1998): 79-86.
Sherman, Colonel Philip. "The Engaging Mrs. E." Generations 5 (June 1984): 3-17.
Annotation / Notes: Mrs. Shinah Solomon Etting.
Sublette, Julia Wright. The Letters of Anna Calhoun Clemson, 1833-1873. Ph.D. diss., Florida State University, 1993.
Sutherland, Hunter C. "Hanna Carter Hollingsworth's Diary, 1876-1882." Harford Historical Bulletin 46 (Autumn 1990): 78-90.
Walters, R. Eugenia. "Some Reminiscences of Miss R. Eugenia Walters." News and Notes from the Prince George's County Historical Society, 21 (May 1994): [6-10].
Fowler, Jerome. "The House of Plummer." Riversdale Letter, 18(Fall 2001): 2-4.
Hess, Robert L. "Some Eighteen-Century Lehn/Lane Families in Pennsylvania and Maryland." Pennsylvania Mennonite Heritage, 25 (no. 1, 2002): 17-30.
Hunt, John G. "English Ancestry of George Yate (ca. 1640-1691) of Maryland." National Genealogical Society Quarterly, 64 (September 1976): 176-80.
Jones, C. Clark. Three Centuries in Maryland: A History of a Maryland Family. Published by the author, 1976.
Medley, R. Wathen. "William Medley." Chronicles of St. Mary's, 24 (October 1976): 193-201.
Annotation / Notes: Genealogy of the Medley family.