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James Black Groome (1838-1893)
MSA SC 3520-1467

Governor of Maryland 1874-1876


1.  Frank R. Kent, The Story of Maryland Politics (Reprint edition, Hatboro, Pa., 1967), 40.

2.  John R. Lambert, Jr., "Reconstruction to World War I," in Morris L. Radoff, The Old Line State (Hopkinsville, KY, 1956), 109.

3.  Frank R. Kent, op. cit., 45.

4.  Message of His Excellency, Gov. Jas. B. Groome, to the General Assembly of Maryland, at Its Regular Session, January 1876 (Annapolis, 1876), 23.

5.  Ibid., 36.

6.  Ibid., 79.

7.  The Baltimore Sun, October 6, 1893.

8.  Heinrich E. Buchholz, Governors of Maryland (Baltimore, 1908), 208.

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