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10132 . Dallam, Edith Stansbury (Foreword by William H. C. Ticknor). St. James' Parish; Old Herring Creeke Parish: A History, 1663-1799, Including Copies of the Original Records of the Parish Vestry Minutes and Register of Births, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials .
Click for larger image[Lothian, MD]: (Vestry of St. James' Parish), 1976. Quarto, Full Cloth , Drawings, endpaper maps , xvi, 566 pages. Condition: Fine. No dust jacket.
     History of this Episcopal parish in Anne Arundel County, also known as Herring Creek Parish. Lots of early Maryland and genealogical history. Bound in dark blue cloth over boards with spine and upper board lettered in gilt, gilt shield on upper board. No significant wear.  

Book #10132
$150.00    order or inquire Maryland Genealogy Anne Arundel County Southern Maryland Ark Dove St Mary's City Lord Baltimore Thomas John Claggett Anglican Church

5188 . Fitz, Virginia White. Spirit of Shady Side: Peninsula Life 1664-1984 .
Click for larger image(Shady Side): (Shady Side Peninsula Association), (1984); First printing. Quarto, Wrappers , Black & White photographs, maps , viii, 122 pages. Condition: Very Good.
     Well illustrated narrative history of the community of Shady Side, Maryland. Shady Side is rich in history and folk lore of life along the West River and the Chesapeake Bay. Several historic photographs. This copy has a typed letter and portion of a report laid in that discuss the preservation of the remains of the "Princess"--one of the area's unique "deadrise" workboats that is mentioned and pictured in the book. A color photograph of the remains of the "Princess," is also laid in. Fully indexed, good footnotes. Printed wraps. Light extremity rubs, shallow bump and a faint bit of browning at head of spine. Clean and sound copy.  

Book #5188
$25.00    order or inquire Maryland Chesapeake Bay Watermen Oysters Crabs Shady Side Anne Arundel County Fishing Americana

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