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Zarnoch, Robert A. "The Head and Heart of the Court of Appeals: The Public Law Opinions of Chief Judge Robert C. Murphy." Maryland Law Review 56, no. 3 (1997): 646-52.
Goulden, Joseph C. "Mencken and Politics: Adventures of A Menckeniana Collector." Menckeniana 67 (Fall 1978): 2-7.
Sedgwick, Ellery, III. "HLM, Ellery Sedgwick, and the First World War." Menckeniana 68 (Winter 1978): 1-4.
Levin, Alexandra Lee. "Henrietta Szold and the Woman's Literary Club of Baltimore." Generations (Fall 1996): 14-15.
Martin, Edward A. "H.L. Mencken and Equal Rights for Women." Georgia Review 35 (Spring 1981): 65-76.
Annotation / Notes: Mencken has wrongly been stereotyped as a male chauvinist. He consistently supported female suffrage and respected intelligent, independent women. In his writings he often posed as being anti-feminist in order to attack convention. For Mencken, society should be a group of individuals who thought for themselves, and "women were to be equals to men as individuals in such a society" (76). Interestingly, Mencken was Victorian in his personal life, prefering his women to be genteel and chaste.
Yewell, Therese C. Women of Achievement in Prince George's County History. Upper Marlboro, MD: Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Prince George's County Planning Board, 1994.
Annotation / Notes: This is a model of how to present biographical portraits. The biographies of these Prince George's County women are arranged in chronological order. Each chapter begins with an historical narrative that places the biographies in context.
Beckles, Frances N. 20 Black Women: A Profile of Contemporary Black Maryland Women. Baltimore: Gateway Press, 1978.
Annotation / Notes: Only set of biographical sketches currently available on African-American women in Maryland. These contemporary women have made significant contributions to a wide range of professions.
Adams, Willi Paul. "Amerikanische Verfassungdiskussion in Deutscher Sprache: Politische Begriffe in Texten Der Deutschamerikanischen Aufklarung, 1761-88 [American constitutional discussion in the German language: political concepts in texts of the German-American Enlightenment, 1761-88]." Yearbook of German-American Studies 32 (1997): 1-20.
Beyers, Chris. "Ebenezer Cooke's Satire, Calculated to the Meridian of Maryland." Early American Literature 33 (1998): 62-85.
Chakraborti, Deepanjan. "Socio-Political Context of Afro-American Literature." Historical Review [India] 6 (1998): 30-36.
Gardner, Bettye J. "William Watkins: Antebellum Black Teacher and Writer." Negro History Bulletin 39 (1976): 623-624.
Kropf, Carl R. "Some New Light on William Parks." Virginia Magazine of History and Biography 91 (1983): 92-97.
Davis, Charles. "Maryland Ruling Strikes at Heart of Press Freedom." Quill, 94 (April 2006): 37.
Glass, Jesse, Jr. Carroll County Newspaper Wars: Know-Nothings, Alms House Scandals and the Death of a Civil War Editor. Shin-Urayasu, Japan: Meikai University Press, 2004.
Black, Andrew R. The Whig in 'Swallow Barn': The Political and Literary Culture ofJohn Pendleton Kennedy. Ph.D. diss., Boston University, 2010.
Mencken, H. L. A Religious Orgy in Tennessee: A Reporter's Account of the Scopes Monkey Trial. Brooklyn, NY: Melville House Publishing, 2006.
Holzer, Harold. Lincoln and the Power of the Press: The War for Public Opinion. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2014.
Reynolds, William L. "The Maryland Law Review at Seventy-Five." Maryland Law Review, 75 (no. 4, 2016): 1190-93.
Claborn, John. Civil Rights and the Environment in African-American Literature 1895-1941. London, England: Bloomsbury Academic, 2018.
Olson, Walter. "2019 Mencken Society Lecture: Mencken, the NAACP, and the Anti-Lynching Campaign." Menckeniana, 224 (Fall 2019): 8-15.
Pears, Emily. "Visible States and Invisible Nation: Newspaper Coverage of Nineteenth-Century Lawmaking." Journal of Policy History, 31 (July 2019): 354-81.