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Sawyer, Jeffrey K. "Women, Law, and the Pursuit of Happiness in Early Harford County." Harford Historical Bulletin 81 (Summer 1999): 3-41.
Schlenger, Jacques T., and Martha Jaye Schlenger. "The Baltimore Rape Case: The Trial of Frederick Calvert for a Rape on the Body of Sarah Woodcock." Baltimore 69 (July 1976): 32-35, 56-57.
Shargel, Baila R. Lost Love: The Untold Story of Henrietta Szold. Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society, 1997.
Sherman, Colonel Philip. "The Engaging Mrs. E." Generations 5 (June 1984): 3-17.
Annotation / Notes: Mrs. Shinah Solomon Etting.
Stevens, Peter E. "'A Jury of Her Peers': The Judith Catchpole Affair." Maryland 24 (Autumn 1991): 32.
Szabo, Peter S. "An Interview with Gloria Richardson Dandridge." Maryland Historical Magazine 89 (Fall 1994): 347-58.
Towers, Frank. "Race, Power, and Money in Antebellum Baltimore: Mary Ridgely's Thousand-Dollar Note." Maryland Historical Magazine 88 (Fall 1993): 317-23.
Trindal, Elizabeth Steger. Mary Surratt: An American Tragedy. Gretna, LA: Pelican Publishing Company, Inc., 1996.
Verge, Laurie. "119 Years Ago-The Spring of 1865." Passport to the Past 5 (Spring 1994): 12-14.
Virta, Alan. "Two Women of Prince George's County." News and Notes from the Prince George's County Historical Society, 21 (October 1993): 3-4.
Weaver, Diane E. Maryland Women and the Transformation of Politics, 1890s-1930. Ph.D. diss., University of Maryland at College Park, 1992.
Annotation / Notes: Women went from being outsiders to political players by bringing their issues to the attention of local and state government. Working together, women activists and male politicians broadened the responsibility of government and established a public role for women. The suffrage movement in Maryland was an extension of and expanded this activism. While independently pursuing their own agenda, black women frequently parterned with white women activists and male politicians to pursue common objectives.
Weaver, Diane E. "Welcome Sara! Sara E. Patton named as the executive director of Maryland's first capital." A Briefe Relation 16 (Summer 1994): 1.
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.
Jacob, Kathryn Allamong. The Women of Baltimore Town: A Social History, 1729-1797. M.A. thesis, Georgetown University, 1975.
Rice, James D. "Laying Claim to Elizabeth Shoemaker: Family Violence on Baltimore's Waterfront, 1808-1812." Maryland Historical Magazine 95 (Spring 2000): 29-45.
Bryant, Jean Gould. "From the Margins to the Center: Southern Women's Activism, 1820-1970." Florida Historical Quarterly 77 (no. 4, 1999): 405-428.
Coryell, Janet L. Neither Heroine nor Fool: Anna Ella Carroll of Maryland. Kent, OH: Kent State University Press, 1990.
Drachman, Virginia G. Sisters in Law: Women Lawyers in Modern American History. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1998.
Endicott, Stephen L. "Germ Warfare and 'Plausible Denial': The Korean War, 1952-1953." Modern China 5 (1979): 79-104.
Norton, Mary Beth. Founding Mothers and Fathers: Gendered Power and the Forming of American Society. New York: Knopf, 1996.
Parsley, Shannon Lee. Presidential Politics and the Building of the Roosevelt Coalition in Baltimore City, 1924-1936. M.A. thesis, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 2001.
Williams, Rhonda Y. "'We're Tired of Being Treated Like Dogs': Poor Women and Power Politics in Black Baltimore." Black Scholar, 31 (nos. 3-4, 2001): 31-41.
Helmes, Winifred G. Orchids in the Icebox: The Story of Bertha Adkins and Other Influential Women in the Eisenhower Administration. Chapel Hill, NC: Chapel Hill Press, 2002.