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Your search in the category "Seventeenth Century" returned 644 results in 33 pages.

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Aldrich, Duncan M. "Frontier Militias: Militia Laws on the North American and South African Frontiers." In The Frontier: Comparative Studies, Vol. 2. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1979.

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Allen, Gloria S. A Maryland Album: Quiltmaking Traditions, 1634-1934. Nashville, Tenn.: Rutledge Hill Press, 1995.

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Alpert, Jonathan L. "The Origin of Slavery in the United States: The Maryland Precedent." American Journal of Legal History 14 (1970): 189-222.
Annotations / Notes: Maryland was the "first province in English North America to recognize slavery as a matter of law" (189). Therefore, the study of Maryland is useful for historians studying how American slavery was a product of the law. Early legislation recognized the existence of slavery, for while indentured servitude and slavery co-existed, and the terms were used interchangeably, the law still distinguished between the two. "All slaves were servants but not all servants were slaves" (193). However, it wasn't until 1664 when a statue was created which established slavery as hereditary. This statute was the first law in English North American to thus establish this type of slavery, legalizing what had been de facto since 1639. The author concludes that laws reflect the attitudes of a society and the manner in which societal problems are resolved. In the case of Maryland, servant problems could be avoided by replacing indentured servitude with perpetual slavery.

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Anderson, Terry L. and Thomas, Robert Paul. "Economic Growth in the Seventeenth-Century Chesapeake." Explorations in Economic History, 15 (October 1978): 368-87.

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Anderson, Terry L. and Thomas, Robert Paul. "The Growth of Population and Labor Force n the 17th-Century Chesapeake." Explorations in Economic History, 15 (July 1978): 290-312.

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Arbuckle, Robert D. "John Nicholson and the Great Steamboat Rivalry." Maryland Historical Magazine, 71 (Spring 1976): 60-64.

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Archaelogical Society of Delaware. Icehouse Point Site. Bethlehem, CT: The Society, 1984
Annotations / Notes: historic 17th-century plantation site in Queen Anne's County, MD

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Çinlar, Nuran. “‘Came Mistress Margarett Brent’: Political Representation, Power, and Authority in Early Maryland.” Maryland Historical Magazine, 99 (Winter 2004): 404-27.

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Baer, Elizabeth. Seventeenth Century Maryland: A Bibliography. Baltimore: John Work Garrett Library, 1949.
Annotations / Notes: This work supplies not only descriptive cataloging for 209 seventeenth century Maryland books and maps, but also provides insights into the collecting habits of the founder of the Evergreen Collection. Reproductions of title pages are included.

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Baker, Nancy T. "Annapolis, Maryland, 1695-1730." Maryland Historical Magazine 81 (Fall 1986): 191-209.
Annotations / Notes: This study describes the first phase in Annapolis's development as an urban center. It covers the period in which the community progressed from a settlement to a city. This period was marked by three patterns of development -- the acquisition of land, a growth in the population, and the town's evolution as a market for imported goods.

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Baker, Nancy. "Annapolis, Maryland, 1695-1730." Maryland Historical Magazine 81 (Fall 1986): 191-209.

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Barber, Michael B. “Chesapeake Bay Fauna during the Early Seventeenth Century: Differential Utilization Systems—Aboriginal Versus Immigrant.” Quarterly Bulletin of the Archaeological Society of Virginia, 63 (June 2008): 58-68.

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Barcroft, Michael. “The Sailing of the Ark and the Dove in 1633, Part I.” Anne Arundel County History Notes, 42 (Spring 2011): 1-6.

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Barcroft, Michael. “The Sailing of the Ark and the Dove in 1633: Conclusion.” Anne Arundel County History Notes, 42 (Summer 2011): 1-7.

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Barker, Charles A. "Property Rights in the Provincial System of Maryland: Proprietary Policy." Journal of Southern History, 2 (February 1936): 43-68.

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Barker, Charles A. "Proprietary Revenues." Journal of Southern History, 2 (May 1936): 211-32.

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Barlow, Marjorie Dana, comp. Notes on Woman Printers In Colonial America and the United States 1639-1975. New York: Hroswitha Club, 1976.

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Barnes, Brooks Miles, and Barry R. Truitt. Seashore Chronicles: Three centuries of the Virginia Barrier Islands. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 1997.
Annotations / Notes: Much of this book captures a mood equally applicable to Maryland's sea islands. I suspect Norwood, in 1650, landed on a Maryland Island anyhow!

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Barnes, Robert W. "Children in Baltimore County, Maryland, Court Records, 1682-1721." National Genealogical Society Quarterly, 69 (December 1981): 269-76.

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Barnes, Robert. Maryland Marriages, 1634-1777. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1975.