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Blumgart, Pamela James, ed. At the Head of the Bay: A Cultural and Architectural History of Cecil County, Maryland. Elkton, MD: Cecil Historical Trust, 1996.
Annotation / Notes: This beautifully illustrated book presents a history of the development of the county along with a history of its architecture, including house forms, methods of construction, and outbuildings, along with brief write-ups on 700 historic sites.
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.
Willis, Bob. "Harbor to Shore-And Back Again." Maryland 27 (July/August 1995): 79, 81.
Willis, Bob. "Cecil County Postmasters-1853." Bulletin of the Historical Society of Cecil County 66 (December 1993): 3, 7.
DeBoard, Kermit. "The Philadephia Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad." Bulletin of the Historical Society of Cecil County 81 (Spring/Summer 1999): 1, 7.
Dixon, Mike. "The Railroad Comes to Elkton." Bulletin of the Historical Society of Cecil County 82 (Autumn 1999): 1, 6.
Yealdhall, J. Edward. "Crossing the Bay on the 'Smokey Joe'." Isle of Kent (Spring 1993): 7-8.
Riggs, Cynthia. "Tenders of Fishing Creek." Chesapeake Bay Magazine 19 (May 1989): 48-52.
Chisman, Forrest P., and Renee S. Woodworth. "The Mattapex Post Office." Isle of Kent Quarterly (Winter/Spring 2000): 3-5.
Schilling-Estes, Natalie. "Accommodation Versus Concentration: Dialect Death in Two Post-insular Island Communities." American Speech 72 (1997): 12-32.
Trader, James R. "The Gibbs and Cottingham Ferries Across the Pocomoke River." Shoreline, 14 (June 2007): 23-24.
Peters, Fran. "Been to the Old Stevensville Post Office Lately?" Isle of Kent, (Fall 2008): 7.
Riley, Amber. "Rails across Delmarva--Nabb Research Center Exhibit." Shoreline, 22 (December 2015): 11.