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Campbell, Penelope. "Some Notes on Frederick County's Participation in the Maryland Colonization Scheme." Maryland Historical Magazine 66 (1971): 51-59.
Erickson, Marie Anne. "Crossroads: Rosemont." Frederick Magazine (September 1992): 12-13.
Gude, Gilbert. Small Town Destiny: The Story of 5 Small Towns along the Potomac Valley. Mt. Airy, MD: Lomond Publications, 1989.
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.
Milne, Kristin. "Steps in Time: Walking Frederick's Historic Court Square." Frederick Magazine (April 1990): 22-9.
Rothwell, Kate. A Guide to Maryland State Archives Holdings of Frederick County Records on Microfilm. Annapolis: Maryland State Archives, 1989.
Russell, Donna Valley. Frederick County, Maryland, Genealogical Research Guide. Middletown: Catoctin Press, 1987.
Nelson, W. Dale. The President is at Camp David. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 1995.
Rice, James D. Crime and Punishment in Frederick County and Maryland, 1748-1837: A Study in Culture, Society, and Law. Ph.D. diss., University of Maryland, College Park, 1994.
Ridgway, Whitman Hawley. A Social Analysis of Maryland Community Elites, 1827-1836: A Study of the Distribution of Power in Baltimore City, Frederick County and Talbot County. Ph.D. diss., University of Pennsylvania, 1973.
Ridgway, Whitman H. Community Leadership in Maryland, 1790-1840. A Comparative Analysis of Power in Society. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1979.
Annotation / Notes: Applying social science methodology to reconstruct patterns of decision making and their significance, this work examines the formation of elites in four political communities representing the diversity of the state (Baltimore City, and the counties of Frederick, St. Mary's, and Talbot) in two political eras (the Jeffersonian and the Jacksonian). In the more rural areas, such as St. Mary's and Talbot counties, decision makers overlapped with those who held public office and dominated community affairs, and little changed between the two periods. Where there was greater social and economic diversity, the patterns were considerably different. Elites became more specialized forcing decision makers to accommodate the demands of new leaders who represented a expanding popular political base. Members of the different elites (decisional, commercial, positional and traditional) are identified, along with individual socio-economic information, in the appendices.
Johnson, Arthur T. Minor League Baseball and Local Economic Development. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1993.
Annotation / Notes: Johnson examines the public policy issues related to minor league baseball, among the most popular of American minor league enterprises. Case studies explore the way in which the "stadium issue" often raises political controversy regarding public control and economic development. One chapter focuses on Frederick, Maryland, and the state and local policies that led to construction of a stadium for the Frederick Keys franchise. Johnson concludes that the direct economic contribution of minor league sports to local economies is relatively small, though they may enhance general development efforts.
Deibert, William E. "Thomas Bacon, Colonial Clergyman." Maryland Historical Magazine 73 (1978): 79-86.
Delaplaine, Edward S. "Lincoln after Taney's Death." Lincoln Herald 79 (1977): 151-157.
Hudson, Mark S. "Frederick's Chief Justice: Roger Brooke Taney." Journal of the Historical Society of Frederick County, Maryland, (Spring 2004): 4-36.
Hudson, Mark S. "Chief Justices Visit Frederick." Journal of the Historical Society of Frederick County, Maryland, (Spring 2004): 42-45.
Hurst, Harold W. "Rebels on the Border: Southern Sympathizers in Civil War Frederick County." Maryland Historical Magazine, 99 (Summer 2004): 204-15.
Pomeroy, Jennifer Yongmei. Analyzing Municipal Annexations: Case Studies in Frederick and Caroline Counties of Maryland, 1990-2010. Ph.D. diss., University of Maryland, College Park, 2012.
Brower, Deborah. "A Mythic Presidency: John Hanson, President of the U.S. in Congress Assembled." Journal of the Historical Society of Frederick County, Maryland, (Spring 2013): 4-27.
McNish, Megan E. "'Spare your country's flag': Unionist Sentiment in Frederick, Maryland, 1860-1865." Gettysburg College Journal of the Civil War Era, 6 (2016): 75-106.
Giorgione, Michael. Inside Camp David: The Private World of the Presidential Retreat. New York: Back Bay Books, 2017.