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Bourne, Michael. "Walter T. Pippin-Designer, Contractor and Builder." Old Kent 10 (Summer 1993): [3-9].
Bourne, Michael. Historic Houses of Kent County. Chestertown, MD: Historical Society of Kent County, 1998.
Bourne, Michael. "Little Neck." Old Kent 11 (Spring 1994): 3.
Duvall, Elizabeth S. Three Centuries of American Life: The Hyson-Ringgold House of Chestertown. Chestertown, MD: The Author, 1988.
Duvall, Elizabeth S. "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.
Harris, Walter B., William D. Gould, Wilbur Ross Hubbard, and Norman Grieb. "Historic Chester House." Isle of Kent (Summer 1993): 8.
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.
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. "Chestertown Awaits You." Peninsula Pacemaker 20 (June 1992): 18-20, 22.
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.
Reps, John. Tidewater Towns: City Planning in Colonial Virginia and Maryland. Williamsburg, VA: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, 1972.
Annotation / Notes: Early towns did not generally spring out of nowhere. Town planning was common and an important part of Chesapeake Maryland's colonial history. The government played an active role in the founding and formation of towns. Annapolis and the District of Columbia were unique in that their plans did not resemble those common amongst other English colonies.
Wilstach, Paul. Tidewater Maryland. Indianapolis, IN: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1931.
Annotation / Notes: A narrative history of those Maryland counties, all but seven of the twenty-three, touched by saltwater, arranged by theme and locale. There is a great deal of emphasis on the founding of towns and important personages, a wide variety of subjects are covered.
Byron, Gilbert. "The Old Chester River Bridge." Chesapeake Bay Magazine 16 (September 1986): 44-45.
Byron, Gilbert. "Farewell to Five Landmarks." Old Kent, 19 (Spring 2002): 1, 3-4.
Lang, John. "Chestertown: Battle of the Big Box." Preservation, 55 (November/December 2003): 26-30.
Stavely, Joseph Rennie. "A Historic House, Farm and Their Owners of Early Kent County." Key to Old Kent, 4 (no. 2, 2010): 2-19.