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

* Special Sources:
History Division, M-NCPPC contains much published and unpublished information on all sites (over 300) in Prince George's County.
* Aquasco, Prince George's County Research Papers, 1984; "History of Inst. in Woodville," 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, [Upublished papers]. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. AGRICULTURE, ECONOMICS, SITES, TOWNS, TRANSPORTATION

* Barnwell, Rhett King. The Muirkirk Iron Works: 1926, [Tau Beta Pi, University of Maryland unpublished paper]. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. SITES

* Boucher, Jack E. Landmarks of Prince George's County. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1993, Call # 975.251B, ISBN: 0801846285, [142 pp., chiefly ill., bibliography]. Available at PGCML. ARCHITECTURE, SITES

* Burch, T. Raymond. Hitching Post Hill (Ash Hill): 1835-1983, Prince George's County, MD. 2nd rev. ed.: 1986, Call # 975.251B [Reprinted from Prince George's Post; Cover has subtitle: General Beale & Its Other Owners, "The Last Pathfinding Pioneer: Gen. Edward Fitzgerald, Beale, 1822-1893."] Available at PGCML. SITES

* The Calvert Mansion, "Riversdale," 1801-1850. M-NCPPC: 1950, Call # 975.251M, [43 pp., History of the mansion and the Calvert families who lived there]. Available at MD Room, PGCML, Hyattsville Branch; PGCHS. FAMILIES, HOUSES, SITES, TOWNS

* The Critical Needs of the Historic Sites of Prince George's County: 1985, prepared for the P.G. County Planning Board, Dept. of Parks & Recreation, [unpublished paper]. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. SITES

* Doorways to the Past, St. Thomas of Croom: 1972. [16 pp., includes info. on sites & houses: Montpelier of Moore's Plains, Weston, Mt. Calvert, Antique Tool Collection of Mr. William Henry Duvall, St. Thomas' Church, White's Landing Daffodil Farm, Bellefield's, Mt. Airy, His Lordship's Kindness]. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. CHURCHES, HOUSES, SITES, TOWNS

* Doyle, J.T. Fort Lincoln History and Construction: 1933, [Tau Beta Pi, University of Maryland, unpublished paper]. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. SITES

* Ferguson, Alice L, & Stephenson, Robert. The Accokeek Creek Site: A Middle Atlantic Seaboard Culture Sequence. Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan, 1963. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. SITES, TOWNS

* Ferguson, Alice L. The Susquehannock Fort on Piscataway Creek: Alice Ferguson Foundation. Reprinted from Maryland Historical Magazine, Vol. 36, March 1941, 9 pp. Available at the AFF. MILITARY, SITES

* Guide to the Historic Places of Prince George's County, Maryland. Hyattsville, MD.: PGCML, 1976, [44 pp.] Available at PGCML. SITES

* Historic Rossborough Inn, 1798-1940. College Park: UM, 1940, Call # 975.251U. Available at PGCML. SITES

* Historic Site Inventory Forms. History Division, M-NCPPC. Available at M-NCPPC. ARCHITECTURE, SITES

* Historic Sites & Districts Plan; Prince George's County, MD. M- NCPPC: 1981, Call # 975.251M. Available at M-NCPPC, PGCML. SITES

* Historic Sites Inventory List for Prince George's County. [Unpublished paper]. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. SITES

* Historic Sites in Prince George's County. M-NCPPC: 1986, Call # 975.251M. Available at M-NCPPC, PGCML. SITES

* Historic View Shed Analysis of the Sacred Heart Site & Jesuit Property. City of Bowie: Prepared by FWA Environmental Science, Inc., Sept. 1991. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. CHURCHES & RELIGION, SITES, TOWNS

* Illustrated Inventory of Historic Sites, Prince George's County, MD. Prince George's County Planning Dept.: 1990, Call # 975.251I. Available at PGCML. SITES

* Illustrated Inventory of Historic Sites. Upper Marlboro, MD: M-NCPPC, 1993, Call # 975.25I, [197 pp., ill., col. maps, bibliography]. Available at M-NCPPC, PGCML. SITES

* Kaminkow, Marion J. Maryland A to Z: A Topographical Dictionary. Lanham: Maryland Historical Press, 1985, ISBN 0-910946-26-4, 402 pp., [Casebound, towns, counties, collective areas, ghost towns, Maryland's lakes, rivers, mountains, hills, railroads, parks, dams, airports, and institutions, ill., maps.] Available from publisher. GENERAL HISTORY, GEOGRAPHY & MAPS, SITES, TOWNS, TRANSPORTATION

* Kenny, Hamil, Ph.D. The Origin and Meaning of the Indian Place Names of Maryland. Baltimore, MD: Waverly Press, 1961. Available at MD Room, PGCML, Hyattsville Branch. GENERAL HISTORY, INDIANS, SITES

* Landmarks of Prince George's County. Baltimore: M-NCPPC, Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 1993. Available at the History Division, M- NCPPC. SITES

* Lord Baltimore Country Club Prospectus, Riverdale; Calvert Mansion: 1914. Available at FDML, PGCHS. HOUSES, SITES, TOWNS

* Maryland's Historical & Cultural Museums Directory. Maryland Historical & Cultural Publications, Crownsville, MD, June 1993, ISBN: 1-878399-52-7, pp. 19-23, Prince George's County Museums. [Airmen Memorial Museum, Belair Mansion & Belair Stable Museum, Calvert Mansion (Riversdale), Chesapeake Beach Railway Museum, College Park Airport Museum, Darnall's Chance, Ft. Washington Park, Greenbelt Museum, Howard B. Owens Science Ctr, Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum, Laurel Historical Society, Marietta Mansion, Montpelier Mansion (M-NCPPC), NASA/Goddard Visitor Center & Museum, National Colonial Farm, Accokeek Foundation/Piscataway Park, Prince George's County Hall of Fame, Surratt House Museum & Visitor Center, W.H. Duvall Tool Museum, William Sydney Pitman Museum & African-American Historical Society]. ARCHITECTURE, AVIATION, BLACK HISTORY, FAMILIES, GENERAL HISTORY, HOUSES, MILITARY, MUSEUMS, SITES, TECHNOLOGY, TOWNS, TRANSPORTATION

* National Colonial Farm. Accokeek, MD. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. SITES

* Peace Cross. Bladensburg, MD: [Unpublished paper]. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. SITES, TOWNS

* Phillips, Jack W. The History & Construction of MacAlpine at College Park, MD: 1934. [Unpublished paper, Tau Beta Pi, UM]. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. SITES, TOWNS

* Prince George's County Historic Sites. College Park: UM, 1963, Call # 975.2U. Available at PGCML. SITES

* Pyles, Bill. Roadside Historical Markers. Prince George's County, MD: Fall 1975. [Unpublished paper]. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. SITES

* Rinn, David. Survey of Existing 17th and 18th Century Buildings. Thesis: 1981. Available at the HPCL. SITES

* The Rossborough Inn Report. College Park, MD: UM, October 1975. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. SITES, TOWNS

* Shreve, James and Wilfong, Jr., James. Report on Historical Markers in Prince George's County: 1972. [Unpublished paper] Available at the FDML, PGCHS. SITES

* Toogood, Anna C. Piscataway Park, Maryland: 1969. Available at the HPCL. SITES

* Virta, Alan. Green Spring Plantation: 275 Years of History: 1988. [Unp. paper]. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. SITES, TOWNS

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