Celebrating Rights and 
Baltimore & the Fifteenth Amendment, May 19, 1870
An Interactive Historical Investigation by David Troy 1996


Works Online

Maryland State Archives. "Celebrating Rights and Responsibilities" Document Packet, HTML Version Created by David C. Troy, Annapolis, MD: 1996.

Books and Articles

Alexandria Drafting Company. Baltimore, City & County, Maryland. Alexandria, VA: Alexandria Drafting Company, 1995.

Bogen, David S. "The Maryland Context of Dred Scott: The Decline in the Legal Status of Maryland Free Blacks, 1776-1810," in The American Journal of Legal History 34 (1990): 381-411.

Brackett, Jeffrey R. "Notes on the Progress of the Colored People of Maryland Since the War." Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science. 8th Series. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University, 1890.

Brodie, Fawn M. Thaddeus Stevens, Scourge of the South. New York: W.W. Norton Co., 1959.

Brugger, Robert J. Maryland: A Middle Temperament. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1988.

Callcott, Margaret Law. The Negro in Maryland Politics, 1870-1912. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1969.

Donald, David. Charles Sumner and the Coming of the Civil War. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1967.

Fee, Elizabeth (ed). The Baltimore Book. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1991.

Gillette, William. The Right to Vote: Politics and the Passage of the Fifteenth Amendment. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1969.

Graham, Leroy. Baltimore: The Nineteenth Century Black Capital. Washington, DC: University Press of America, Inc., 1982.

Low, D. Augustus. Encyclopedia of Black America, New York: Harper Collins, 1981.

McFeely, William S. Frederick Douglass. New York: Norton, 1991.

Mathews, John Mabry. Legislative and Judicial History of the Fifteenth Amendment. New York: Da Capo Press, reprint, 1971. Originally published in Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science, 27th Series, no. 6-7, Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University, 1909.

Meier, August, and Ellicott Rudwick. From Plantation to Ghetto. New York: Hill and Wang, 1970.

Olson, Sherry H. "A Rent in the Social Fabric, 1866-1877," in Baltimore: The Building of an American City. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1980: 149-197.

Papenfuse, Edward C. (ed.) Celebrating Rights and Responsibilities, Baltimore and the 15th Amendment, May 19, 1870. Annapolis, MD: Maryland State Archives, 1994.

Quarles, Benjamin. Frederick Douglass. New York: Atheneum, 1976.

Steiner, Bernard C. Life of Henry Winter Davis. Baltimore, MD: John Murphy Company, 1916.

Sterling, Dorothy. The Making of an Afro-American: Martin Robison Delany, 1812-1885. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1971.

Thomas, John L. The Liberator, William Lloyd Garrison, A Biography. Boston, MA: Little, Brown & Company, 1963.

Ullman, Victor. Martin R. Delany: The Beginnings of Black Nationalism. Boston: Beacon Press, 1971.

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