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Levin, Alexandra L. "Charles Nicholas Rogers and His Country Seat, 'Druid Hill.'" Maryland Historical Magazine 74 (Spring 1977): 78-82.
McGuckian, Eileen S. Historic and Architectural Guide to the Rockville Pike. Rockville, MD: Peerless Rockville Historic Preservation, 1997.
McGuckian, Eileen S. "Master Plan Spotlight: The Clara Barton House." The Preservationist 7 August/September/October 1992): 6.
McGuckian, Eileen S. "Montgomery County Heritage at Risk." The Preservationist 6 (March-April 1991): 3, 6.
McGuckian, Eileen S. "Montgomery's Oldest Houses." Montgomery County Preservationist 2 (October/November 1986): 1, 4; (December 1986/January 1987): 1, 6; (February/March 1987): 1, 7.
Suter, Rusty. "Olney Ale House: The Tradition Continues." Legacy 15 (Fall 1995): 1, 5-6.
Suter, Rusty. "A Walk Through the Boyds Historic District." The Preservationist 4 (January-February 1989): 4-5.
Walston, Mark. "Montgomery County's First Garden Apartments." The Montgomery County Story 27 (February 1984): 89-100.
Walton, John M., Jr. "The Turbulent History of Locust Grove." The Montgomery County Story 26 (November 1983): 73-88.
Abbe, Leslie Morgan. "The Talbott House and Its People." Montgomery County Story 20 (February 1977): 2-8.
Allman, William G. "Bethesda Park: 'The Handsomest Park in the United States'." Montgomery County Story 34 (August 1991): 165-76.
Annotation / Notes: Amusement parks, often owned by the same individuals who controlled public transportation, encouraged the spread of development. Bethesda Park, which only existed for about five years, played such a role in Bethesda.
Anderson, George M. "The Civil War Courtship of Richard Mortimer Williams and Rose Anderson of Rockville." Maryland Historical Magazine 80 (Summer 1985): 119-138.
Annotation / Notes: The story of the couple's courtship taken from Williams's writings. Insight is offered into life in Rockville, the county seat, during that period.
Anderson, George M. "Correspondence of Thomas Anderson of Rockville with his Parents, James and Mary Anderson, 1855 - 1859." Maryland Historical Magazine 78 (Spring 1983): 1-21.
Annotation / Notes: Offers details of rural life in Montgomery County.
Ball, Walter V. "The History of Mount Pleasant." Montgomery County Story 20 (February 1977): 8-12.
Barnett, Todd H. "Tobacco, Planters, Tenants, and Slaves: A Portrait of Montgomery County in 1783." Maryland Historical Magazine 89 (Summer 1994): 184-203.
Annotation / Notes: Using the Maryland State Assessment of 1783, this study evaluates the condition of the Montgomery County community. Montgomery was the western most of Maryland's tobacco counties. This economy left Montgomery with exhausted farmland, as well as a poor, landless, and unstable population. Comparison is made with Frederick where the soil was essentially the same but had not been damaged by tobacco farming.
Barrow, Healan J., and Kristine Stevens. Olney: Echoes of the Past. Westminster, MD: Family Line Publications, 1994.
Bataller, Neal. "Ednor and Norwood-Quiet Reminders of the Past." Legacy 19 (Fall 1999): 1, 5.
Bayley, Ned. "Colesville-In the Beginning." Montgomery County Story 36 (February 1993): 237-48.
Bayley, Ned. Colesville: The Development of a County, Its People and its Natural Resources, Over a Period of Four Centuries. Westminster, MD: Family Line Publications, 1997.
Boggs, Ardith Gunderman. Goshen, Maryland, A History and Its People. Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, Inc., 1994.
Boyd, Thomas Hulings Stockton. The History of Montgomery County, Maryland, from its earliest settlement in 1650 to 1879. Clarksburgh, MD [Baltimore, W. K. Boyle & son, printers], 1879; reprint, Baltimore: Regional Pub. Co, 1968.
Annotation / Notes: Written following the American, and the County's, Centennial, this work places special emphasis on land grants and prominent men. Includes a directory of the towns, villages, and residents.
Canby, Tom, and Elie S. Rogers. Sandy Spring Legacy. Sandy Spring, MD: Sandy Spring Museum, 1999.
Annotation / Notes: A history of greater Sandy Spring which includes Brookeville, Ashton, Olney, Brinklow/Cincinnati, Brighton, and Laytonsville/Mt. Zion. Nearly 200 pages of historic images, all sepia, are arranged around themes or communities, i.e. "Some Childhood Recollections ...","The Era of the Grist Mills","Early Churches Take Root","Old Homes Bespeak Prosperity and Taste". Small historic maps of the communities are included.
Canby, Tom. "When Sandy Spring Struck GOLD!" Legacy 15 (Winter 1996): 1, 7.