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History of Western Maryland. Being a History of Frederick, Montgomery, Carroll, Washington, Allegany, and Garrett Counties from the earliest Period to the Present Day Including Biographical Sketches of their Representative Men [3 volumes]

By: J. Thomas Scharf

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Genealogical Publishing Company: (1882)

Seller ID: 5190-102

ISBN: 0806345659

Condition: 1674 pages, (1882), 1995, 1674 pp, paper 8x11", 3 volumes, Genealogical Publishing Company


“In the compilation of this history no authority of importance has been overlooked. The topography and geology, as well as the geography, of Western Maryland have received the attention which their importance demands. Sketches of the rise, progress, and…condition of the various religious denominations, professions, political parties, and charitable and benevolent institutions, societies, and orders form a conspicuous feature of the work. Manufacturing, commercial, and agricultural interests have…a prominent place. An account of the county school system is also given, and a hi... View more info

CD: History of Western Maryland. Being a History of Frederick, Montgomery, Carroll, Washington, Allegany, and Garrett Counties from the earliest Period to the Present Day Including Biographical Sketches of their Representative Men

By: J. Thomas Scharf

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: CD2155

ISBN: 788421557

Condition: (1882), 2002, CD, Adobe Acrobat, v5, PC and Mac, 1674 pp, Heritage Books


“In the compilation of this history no authority of importance has been overlooked. The topography and geology, as well as the geography, of Western Maryland have received the attention which their importance demands. Sketches of the rise, progress, and…condition of the various religious denominations, professions, political parties, and charitable and benevolent institutions, societies, and orders form a conspicuous feature of the work. Manufacturing, commercial, and agricultural interests have…a prominent place. An account of the county school system is also given, and a history of the... View more info

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The Chronicles of Baltimore: Being a Complete History of “Baltimore Town” & Baltimore City from the Earliest Period to the Present Time

By: J. Thomas Scharf

Price: $52.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1874)

Seller ID: S0242

ISBN: 1556132425

Condition: 756 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1874) reprint, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 2 vols., 756 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The compiler sought to record a complete history of Baltimore, and succeeded admirably. This work is drawn from a very extensive and impressive collection of sources. In his effort to be comprehensive the author went so far as to read all the newspapers which had ever been published in Baltimore in search of little-known facts and events. The result is a work filled with interesting tidbits, as well as the major sweep of the city's history, and a great deal of info on people associated with its development. The book begins with the explorations of Capt. John Smith and continues down through 18... View more info

History of Baltimore City and County

By: J. Thomas Scharf

Price: $185.00

Publisher: CC: (1881)

Seller ID: 5180-102

ISBN: 0806379847

Condition: 948 pages, (1881), 1997, 948 pp., index, illus., paper, CC


948 pages, (1881), 1997, 948 pp., index, illus., paper, CC View more info