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Smith, Bert. Down the Ocean: Postcards from Maryland and Delaware Beaches. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999.
Annotation / Notes: Arranged by theme and subject -- famous housing, boardwalk, on the beach, life saving. It presents a vivid picture of life at the shore as interpreted through postcards. Includes some illustration on spots on the way -- diners, bridges, etc. Information on the cards themselves is included and adds to the work's usefulness.
Wennersten, John R. Maryland's Eastern Shore: A Journey in Time and Place. Centreville, MD: Tidewater Publishers, 1992.
Annotation / Notes: Wennersten's goal is to make the reader understand the distinct society that is the eastern shore through discussion of the area's agricultural life, its race relations, and maritime society. Brief histories are given of some communities and mention made of some influential people.
DeGast, Robert. Western Wind, Eastern Shore: A Sailing Cruise Around the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1975.
Annotation / Notes: De Gast sails a small boat around the entire DelMarVa Peninsula, an interesting voyage with useful observations.
Selckmann, August. "The Susquehanna: Mother of the Chesapeake." Maryland 23 (Autumn 1990): 6-17.
Manning, John, and Stanley White. "Upper Bay Museum." Bulletin of the Historical Society of Cecil County 61 (April 1992): 5-6.
Clifford, Mary Louise, and J. Candace Clifford. Women Who Kept the Lights: An Illustrated History of Female Lighthouse Keepers. Williamsburg, VA: Cypress Communications, 1993.
Diggins, Milt. "Cecil County, The Tolchester Beach Improvement Company, and the End of the Steamboat Era." Cecil Historical Journal, 2 (Summer 2002): 4-22.
Diggins, Milt. "Turkey Point Lighthouse." Bulletin of the Historical Society of Cecil County, 58 (May 1990): 3.
Williams, Jane. "Building Ships and Boats in Cecil County." Bulletin of the Historical Society of Cecil County, 68 (September 1994): 1, 4-5.
Categories: Maritime, Cecil County
McKeown, Geraldine. "'Old Ironsides' and the Cecil County Connections." Bulletin of The Historical Society of Cecil County, 77/78 (Autumn/Winter 1998): 1, 9.
Categories: Maritime, Cecil County
Dixon, Michael L. "The Steamboats of Cecil." Maryland Life, 1 (May/June 2005): 46, 48.
Categories: Maritime, Cecil County
Riley, Miriam B. "The Lighthouse at Turkey Point." Cecil Historical Journal, 4 (Summer 2004): 6-98.
Quesenbery, Erika L. United States Naval Training Center, Bainbridge. Images of America series. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2007.