PG Tricentennial Prince George's County:
Over 300 years of History

* Special Sources:
The Beltsville Research Center, National Colonial Farm Library and History Division, M-NCPPC, contain many sources of information on agriculture.
* Aquasco, Prince George's County Research Papers, 1984; "History of Inst. in Woodsville," by T. Haydon Roe; "Transportation Systems in the Aquasco District, Prince George's County, MD," by Mark Andrich; "Visual Analysis of Aquasco," by Rebecca Leigh Bartlett; "An Economic History of Aquasco. by K. Puc; ~The P.A. Bowen Farm" by Susan Sherman; "Planning, Zoning and Subdivision in Prince George's County: Implications for Historic Resources in Aquasco," by David Maloney, [Unpublished papers]. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. AGRICULTURE, ECONOMICS, SITES, TOWNS, TRANSPORTATION

* Beasley, Fred Wilson (b. 1872). The Forests of Prince George's County. Maryland State Board of Forestry: 1913, Call #634.9B. Available at PGCML. AGRICULTURE

* The Beltsville Agricultural Resource Center. Beltsville: U.S. Department of Agriculture. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. AGRICULTURE

* Kulikoff, Allan. Tobacco and Slaves: Population, Economy and Society in 18th Century Prince George's County, MD University Microfilms: 1976, Call # 305.567K, [Bibliography]. Available at PGCML. AGRICULTURE, BLACK HISTORY, DEMOGRAPHICS, ECONOMICS

* Main, Gloria L. Tobacco Colony: Life in Early Maryland, 1650-1720. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1982. AGRICULTURE, GENERAL HISTORY

* McCauley, Donald John. The Limits of Change in the Tobacco South 1973, Call # 330.9752M. [Thesis UMCP] Available at FDML, PGCHS. AGRICULTURE

* Wiser, Vivian. Maryland in the Early Land Grant College Movement-Agriculture History: 1962. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. AGRICULTURE, EDUCATION

* Wiser, Vivian. ~The Movement for Agricultural improvement in Maryland - 1785-1865. - Thesis for UM Graduate School, 1963. Available at History Division, M-NCPPC. AGRICULTURE

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These pages were created as a part of the 1996 PG County Tricentennial celebration. Additional history resources are listed on the bibliography page. These pages are not being updated. They are now located on the Prince George's County Historical Society's web site. Contact links: web site manager - Society information. You can search the entire site through this search form.:

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