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Urbas, Anton. "Tony Urbas Has a Career Change." Journal of the Alleghenies 35 (1999): 37-48.
Bross-Fregonara, Nanci. "Allegany County." Mid-Atlantic Country 12 (January 1991): WM11, WM15-16.
Crawford, Joan B. "A Heritage Preserved: The Creative Traditions of Western Maryland." Maryland 25 (Summer 1993): 38-44.
Feldstein, Albert L. Feldstein's Historic Banner Front Pages of the Cumberland Daily News, Cumberland News, and Cumberland Evening Times Vol. I: The Twentieth Century. LaVale, MD: Published by the author, 1986.
Feldstein, Albert L. Feldstein's Historic Newspapers of Allegany County Vol. II-The 19th and 20th C. LaVale, MD: Published by the author, 1987.
Feldstein, Albert L., ed. Feldstein's Revised I Remember Downtown Cumberland, 1950-1980. LaVale, MD: Published by the author, 1994.
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.
Lancaster, Harold. "The Burning of the Historic Clarysville Inn." Journal of the Alleghenies 35 (1999): 4-6.
McWilliams, Rita. "Great Elevations." Mid-Atlantic Country 13 (January 1992): 54-58, 63.
Annotation / Notes: A tourism piece, but one which offers good basic information on a number of western Maryland's geological landmarks -- Crystal Grottoes Caverns, Sideling Hill Road Cut, and The Devil's Racecourse.
Pryor, Gwen. "Fires and Volunteers." Journal of the Alleghenies 35 (1999): 7-9.
Annotation / Notes: Fires are frequently of interest to local history researchers, this brief essay describes twentieth century fires in the Frostburg area.
Barquist, Rose, et al. A Source Book for Early Western Maryland History and Genealogy. Shippensburg, PA: Beidel Printing House, 1986.
Barquist, Rose, et al. "City of Cumberland Establishes Archive." In Context 3 (Spring 1994): 3.
Michael, Douglas O., comp., and ed. Western Maryland Materials in Allegany and Garrett County Libraries. Cumberland, MD: Allegany County Local History Program, 1977.
Munn, Robert F. The Coal Industry in America: A Bibliography and Guide to Sources. 2nd ed. Morgantown, WV: West Virginia University Library, 1977.
Annotation / Notes: Numerous references to Maryland.
Papenfuse, Edward C., Susan A. Collins, and Christopher N. Allan. A Guide to the Maryland Hall of Records: Local Judicial and Administrative Records in Microform. Vol. 1. Annapolis: Hall of Records Commission, 1978.
Annotation / Notes: Records of Allegany County through Baltimore County and City.
Price, Mary Jo. "Unique Research Collections: Frostburg State's Ort Library." Journal of the Alleghenies 34 (1998): 100-4.
Ray, Donald, ed. Western Maryland Materials in Allegany and Garrett County Libraries. Cumberland, MD: Allegany County Community College, 1987.
Keatly, J. K. "From Maryland's Past: Lefty Grove." Maryland 19 (Summer 1987): 27.
Meyers, Francis J. "Wild Dreams and Harsh Realities: Lefty Grove and the Life of Organized Baseball in Allegany County, 1900-1939." Maryland Historical Magazine 87 (Summer 1992): 146-57.
Hollis, Jeffrey R., and Charles S. Roberts. East End: Harpers Ferry to Cumberland, 1842-1992. Baltimore: Barnard Roberts, 1992. The Baltimore and Ohio Railroad.
Beckman, Rev. I. Lynn. "Mountaintop Midwife." Glades Star 6 (September 1990): 444-47, 449-50.
Beckman, Rev. I. Lynn. "Sara Roberta Getty, 1881-1973: Newswoman and Author of Poems." Glades Star 9 (June 1999): 53-54, 58.
Beckman, I. Lynn, and Michael Keller, photog. "Home Delivery: Amy Mildred Sharpless, Mountaintop Midwife." Goldenseal 19 (1993): 55-60.
Buckley, Geoffrey L., and Betsy Burstein. "When Coal Was King: the Consolidation Coal Company's Maryland Division Photographs." Maryland Historical Magazine 91 (1996): 298-310.
Failing, Anne. "The Lonaconing Silk Mill, 1907-1957: An Allegany High School, Maryland, Student Service Alliance Oral History." Labor's Heritage 10 (no. 4, 1999-2000): 56-70.