Cox, Richard J.Tracing the History of the Baltimore Structure: A Guide to the Primary and Secondary Sources. Baltimore: Baltimore City Archives and Records Management Office, 1980.
Annotation / Notes: An excellent introduction to building research. It not only discusses what sources to check and where to find them, but also describes the sources, and offer insights into their use. He references other sources and includes several short bibliographies.
Doyle, Francis R.Columbia, Maryland, The Planned Community Between Washington, D.C. and Baltimore Designed to Give A New Town to that Area: A Bibliography. Monticello, IL: Council of Planning Librarians, 1975.
Fishman, Bernard P.The Free Public Library in Maryland: Report of the State-Wide Library Survey Committee of the Maryland State Planning Commission. Baltimore: Maryland State Planning Commission, 1944.
Annotation / Notes: An evaluation of the status of Maryland's public libraries in the mid-twentieth century. Includes a brief history of Maryland libraries.
Gibb, James G. "Using Calvert County's Agricultural Censuses: 1850-1880." Calvert Historian 5 (Fall 1990): 9-17.
Annotation / Notes: A useful introduction to an underutlized resource. This article would be worthwhile reading for anyone interested in agricultural censuses whether or not their area of study was Calvert County.
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