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

* 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Zoning and Subdivision in Prince George's County: Implications for Historic Resources in Aquasco," by David Maloney, [Unpublished papers]. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. AGRICULTURE, ECONOMICS, SITES, TOWNS, TRANSPORTATION

* Baltimore-Southern Maryland Trunk Line - Official Program (Robert Crain Hwy). Upper Marlboro: 1922. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. TRANSPORTATION

* Browning, John R. The History & Construction of the Alexandria Branch of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad: 1936, [Tau Beta Pi Thesis, University of Maryland]. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. TOWNS, TRANSPORTATION

* Capital Beltway Guide & Atlas, 1972-73 ed. Olney: Marjec, Inc., 1972. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. TRANSPORTATION

* Celebrating the Opening of the Robert Crain Highway, Upper Marlboro, MD. [October 22, 1927 program]. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. TRANSPORTATION

* Farewell to JD Tower, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Alexandria Junction. Hyattsville: 1992. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. TOWNS, TRANSPORTATION

* Henderson, Nell. "Green Light for Green Line." The Washington Post: April 9, 1987, p. D-1. Available at PGCML. TRANSPORTATION

* Historic Contexts in Prince George's County. (10 short papers on settlement patterns, transportation & cultural history), Prince George's County Planning Dept., M-NCPPC: 1990, Call # 975.251H. GENERAL HISTORY, TRANSPORTATION

* History of the Turnpike Roads in Maryland. CALL #: ARCV 72-115.39. Available at PGCML. TRANSPORTATION

* 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

* King, LeRoy O., Jr. 100 Years of Capital Traction: The Story of Streetcars in the Nation's Capital. College Park: Taylor Publishing Co., 1972. TRANSPORTATION

* Korr, Jeremy. From Turnpike to Gridlock: The History of Route 1 in College Park, MD. College Park: UM Project, 1992, [unpublished paper]. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. TOWNS, TRANSPORTATION

* Maryland Capital Beltway Impact Study, Final Report. Washington SMSA & MD Counties: Wilbur Smith & Assoc., 1968, Prepared for Maryland State Roads Commission. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. TRANSPORTATION

* 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

* Merriken, John E. Every Hour on the Hour, A Chronicle of the Washington, Baltimore & Annapolis Electric Railroad. Dallas: LeRoy O. King, Jr., 1993, ISBN 0-9600938-3-4, LC # 92-97149. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. TRANSPORTATION

* Middleton, Arthur Pierce. Tobacco Coast: A Maritime History of the Chesapeake Bay in the Colonial Era. Newport News: Mariners Museum, 1953. GENERAL HISTORY, TRANSPORTATION

* New Street Names for the Metropolitan Areas of Prince George's County, Maryland: September 1942, Call # 711.409M. Available at PGCML. GEOGRAPHY & MAPS, TRANSPORTATION

* Norris, Elick E. The Development of the Washington, Baltimore & Annapolis Railway: 1928. [Unpublished paper, McKeldin Library, UMCP. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. TRANSPORTATION

* Official Opening Rhode Island Avenue, Hyattsville. Hyattsville Chamber of Commerce: Dec. 9, 1929. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. TOWNS, TRANSPORTATION

* Post, Robert C. The Page Locomotive: Federal Sponsorship of Invention in Mid-Nineteenth Century America Technology & Culture: 1972. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. TECHNOLOGY, TRANSPORTATION

* A Preliminary Master Plan for Highways, for the Maryland-Washington Regional Districts: M-NCPPC, April 1967. Available at the FDML, PGCHS; M-NCPPC. TRANSPORTATION

* Wearmouth, John M. Prince George's Railroads: 1984, [Unpublished paper]. Available at the FDML, PGCHS. TRANSPORTATION

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