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Grant, John A. 150 Years of Oakland: Oakland, Maryland, 1999. Oakland, MD: Garrett County Historical Society, 1999.
Grant, John A. "A Trip to Kendall." Glades Star 7 (June 1993): 202-6.
Grant, John A. "Grantsville's Dorsey Hotel." Glades Star 6 (June 1989): 317-18.
Gude, Gilbert. Where the Potomac Begins: A History of the North Branch Valley. Cabin John, MD: Seven Locks, Press, 1984.
Annotation / Notes: A history of the coal communities of Kemptown, MD, and Elk Garden, WV. Nicely illustrated, including 1939 Farm Security Administration photos, by John Vachon, of the Kemptwon miners and their families.
Guy, Mrs. Bernard. "Bloomington's Civic Club." Glades Star 5 (September 1979): 170-73, 190.
Hanna, Stephen P. "Finding a Place in the World-Economy: Core-Periphery Relations, The Nation-State and the Underdevelopment of Garrett County, Maryland." Political Geography [Great Britain] 14 (June 1995): 451-72.
Hanst, Polly. "Centennial Reflections." Glades Star 6 (June 1989): 315-17.
Annotation / Notes: Oakland.
Harvey, Heather. "Steyer History." Glades Star 8 (March 1998): 342-45.
Hattery, Thomas H., ed. Western Maryland : A Profile. Foreword by Charles McC. Mathias Jr. Mt. Airy, MD: Lomond Books, 1980.
Annotation / Notes: This work describes the Counties which make up Maryland's Sixth Congressional District. The chapters are written by individuals involved in current affairs. The focus is on politics, government, and the economic nature of the counties. There is a great deal of statistical information. Chapter VIII includes brief essays on the future of Western Maryland by notable Maryland Officials, such as Governor Hughes, the heads of various state agencies, and people of note in the counties.
Hattery, Thomas H., ed. "The Isolation of Oakland." Glades Star 6 (March 1991): 525-27.
Kahl, Martha W. "Execution in Garrett County." Glades Star 5 (September 1982): 435-37.
Annotation / Notes: Execution of John Smith in 1883.
Layman, Kathleen B., and Margaret M. Harless. "A History of Finzel." Glades Star 5 (December 1979): 198-201.
Long, Helen R. Index for the Garrett County Section of Scharf's History of Western Maryland, Volume 2. Topeka, KS: Copy Center, 1988.
Love, Mary I. The Family Hardware Store: Mirror of a Community. Oakland, MD: A. B. Naylor, Jr., 1984.
Love, Mary I. "'The Mountain Chautauqua': Mountain Lake Park 1881-1941." Glades Star 5 (March 1982): 385-401; (September 1982): 434-35.
Love, Mary I. Once upon a Mountaintop: The Improbable History of Mt. Lake Park. Oakland, MD: Sincell Publishing Company, 1987.
McWilliams, Rita. "Great Elevations." Mid-Atlantic Country 13 (January 1992): 54-58, 63.
Annotation / Notes: A tourism piece, but one which offers good basic information on a number of western Maryland's geological landmarks -- Crystal Grottoes Caverns, Sideling Hill Road Cut, and The Devil's Racecourse.
Mayfield, Wayne. "Hutton, 'In the Shadow of a Boom Town'." Glades Star 7 (March 1995): 504-7.
Mayfield, Wayne. "More About Davis, Maryland." Glades Star 7 (September 1993): 224-25.
Mayfield, Wayne. "More About 'Isaac's Camp'." Glades Star 8 (September 1996): 99.
Mayfield, Wayne. "A New Century - 100 Years Ago." Glades Star 9 (December 1999): 149, 160.
Mayfield, Wayne. "New Germany: 50 Years of Winter Recreation." Glades Star 6 (March 1989): 295-98.
Mayfield, Wayne. "Notes on the Origin of Garrett County, MD." Glades Star 5 (September 1977): 27-29.
Mayfield, Wayne. "The Oakland Centennial Celebration." Glades Star 6 (June 1989): 306-15.