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Your search in the category "Wicomico County" returned 74 results in 4 pages.

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Scott, Jane. Between Ocean and Bay: A Natural History of Delmarva. Centreville, MD: Tidewater Publishers, 1991.

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Shivers, George R. Changing Times: Chronicle of Allen, Maryland, an Eastern Shore Village. Baltimore: Gateway Press, 1998.

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Smith, Bert. Down the Ocean: Postcards from Maryland and Delaware Beaches. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999.
Annotations / 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.

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Tharp, Mrs. Hubert. "Wicomico County, Maryland Cemetery Records." Maryland and Delaware Genealogist, 19 (April 1978): 44; (July 1978): 76-77.

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Thompson, G. Ray. “The 1886 Fire of Salisbury.” Shoreline, 19 (January 2012): 18-19.

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Touart, Paul Baker. At the Crossroads: The Architectural History of Wicomico County, Maryland. Annapolis: Maryland Historical Trust Press and Preservation Trust of Wicomico, 2008.

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Truitt, Charles J. Historic Salisbury Updated 1662-1982. Salisbury, MD: Historical Books, Inc., 1982.
Annotations / Notes: As the author states, this is an "encyclopedic history", almost every conceivable subject is addressed including health care facilities, agribusiness, sports, the Delmarva separatist movements, the slave trade, fires, and so on. It is especially useful in the documentation it presents of the varied twentieth century society.

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Wall, Robert, Stephen Israel, and Edward Otter. "Potts 1 Lower Site: A Late Woodland Component on the Lower Wicomico Creek, Wicomico County, Maryland." Maryland Archeology, 24 (September 1988): 1-26.

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Wennersten, John R. Maryland's Eastern Shore: A Journey in Time and Place. Centreville, MD: Tidewater Publishers, 1992.
Annotations / Notes: Wennersten's goal is to make the reader understand the distinct society that is the eastern shore through discussion of the area's agricultural life, its race relations, and maritime society. Brief histories are given of some communities and mention made of some influential people.

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White, Dan. Crosscurrents in Quiet Water: Portraits of the Chesapeake. Dallas, TX: Taylor Publishing Co., 1987.
Annotations / Notes: A photo essay of the changing lives of the Eastern Shore's peoples focusing on watermen, boat builders, environmentalists, and chicken farmers. Special emphasis is placed on Smith Island and Crisfield. Photographs by Jon Naso and Marion Warren.

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Wilson, Emily Wanda. "The Public Education of Negroes on the Eastern Shore of Maryland." M.A. thesis, Howard University, 1948.

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Wilstach, Paul. Tidewater Maryland. Indianapolis, IN: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1931.
Annotations / Notes: A narrative history of those Maryland counties, all but seven of the twenty-three, touched by saltwater, arranged by theme and locale. There is a great deal of emphasis on the founding of towns and important personages, a wide variety of subjects are covered.

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Wycherly, H. Alan. "H. L. Mencken vs. The Eastern Shore: December, 1931." Bulletin of the New York Public Library 74 (1970): 381-390.