Sources and Further Reading

A collection of Frederick Douglass autobiographies and biographies included annotated editions, histories of the Chesapeake Bay region leading up to and during the time Douglass lived and visited here, articles in academic journals, PhD theses, and other scholarship illuminating the importance of the Eastern Shore in the development of Douglass’s life work.

Maryland, a Middle Temperament, 1634-1980

Eastern Shore & Chesapeake Region

St. Michaels, the Town That Fooled the British: a Complete Account of the British Attacks on St. Michaels During the War of 1812

Eastern Shore & Chesapeake Region

Tobacco and Slaves : the Development of Southern Cultures in the Chesapeake, 1680-1800

Eastern Shore & Chesapeake Region

A Cycle of Race Relations On Maryland's Eastern Shore: Somerset County, 1850-1917

Academic Papers

The Mind of Frederick Douglass

Biographies & Commentary

Where Land and Water Intertwine : an Architectural History of Talbot County, Maryland

Eastern Shore & Chesapeake Region

Tobacco Colony : Life in Early Maryland, 1650-1720

Eastern Shore & Chesapeake Region

Colonial Maryland, a History

Eastern Shore & Chesapeake Region

The Living Chesapeake

Eastern Shore & Chesapeake Region

"myne Owne Ground" : Race and Freedom on Virginia's Eastern Shore, 1640-1676

Eastern Shore & Chesapeake Region

The Atlantic Economy and Colonial Maryland's Eastern Shore : from Tobacco to Grain

Eastern Shore & Chesapeake Region

Young Frederick Douglass : the Maryland Years

Biographies & Commentary

The Chesapeake in the Seventeenth Century : Essays on Anglo-american Society

Eastern Shore & Chesapeake Region

The Frederick Douglass Papers

Editions & Collected Writings

Wye Island

Eastern Shore & Chesapeake Region

Frederick Douglass on Women's Rights

Editions & Collected Writings

A Social Analysis of Maryland Community Elites, 1827-1836: A Study of the Distribution of Power in Baltimore City, Frederick County, and Talbot County

Academic Papers

The Dawn's Early Light

Eastern Shore & Chesapeake Region

The Library of Edward Lloyd IV of Wye House

Academic Papers

Tobacco Coast; a Maritime History of Chesapeake Bay in the Colonial Era.

Eastern Shore & Chesapeake Region

The Eastern Shore of Maryland and Virginia

Eastern Shore & Chesapeake Region

History of Talbot County, Maryland, 1661-1861

Eastern Shore & Chesapeake Region

Frederick Douglass

Biographies & Commentary

Report of the State of Maryland Gettysburg Monument Commission to His Excellency E.E.Jackson, Governor of Maryland, June 17th, 1891

Eastern Shore & Chesapeake Region

The Lost Cause : a New Southern History of the War of the Confederates: Drawn from Official Sources, and Approved by the Most Distinguished Confederate Leaders

Eastern Shore & Chesapeake Region

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