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Books

For Adults:

Ball, Don. "Chesapeake Bay Workboats." The Weather Gauge, 32, no. 1, (Spring 1996): 15-23.

Brewington, M.V. Chesapeake Bay Bugeyes. Newport News, Virginia: The Mariners' Museum, 1941.

— Chesapeake Bay Log Canoes and Bugeyes. Cambridge, Maryland: Cornell Maritime Press, Inc., 1937.

Chesapeake Bay Log Canoes. Newport News, Virginia: The Mariners' Museum, 1937.

Burgess, Robert H. Chesapeake Sailing Craft. Cambridge, Maryland: Tidewater Publishers, 1975.

Chamberlin, Gloria. "Chesapeake Celebrity." Chesapeake Bay Magazine, 19, no. 1 (May 1989): 60-65.

Chapelle, Howard I. Notes on Chesapeake Bay Skipjacks. St. Michael's, Md: Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum.

Chowning, Larry S. Chesapeake Legacy: Tools and Traditions. Centreville, Md: Tidewater Publishing, 1995.

— Harvesting the Chesapeake: Tools and Traditions. Centreville, Md: Tidewater Publishing, 1990.

"Alton Smith and Edward Diggs: Legends of Chesapeake Bay." National Fisherman, v. 72, no. 6 (October 1991): 43-46.

"Tangier Island Boatbuilders Combine Tradition and New Trends." National Fisherman, 75, no 9 (January 1995): 31, 59.

"Virginia Fisherman Turns Out a Fleet 43-footer." National Fisherman, 75, no 2 (March 1995): 32-33.

"A Versatile Deadrise: Chesapeake Bay Waterman Finds the Old-time Look in a Modern Multipurpose Boat." National Fisherman, 78, no. 6 (October 1997): 44-45.

"Scaling Back to Smaller Skiffs." National Fisherman 79, no 6 (October 1998): 40- 41.

Harvey, Lamont W. "Black Oystermen of the Bay Country." The Weather Gauge 30, no. 1 (Spring 1994): 4-13.

Jacoby, Mark E. Working the Chesapeake: Watermen on the Bay. College Park, Md: University of Maryland, 1991.

Jett, Starke. "O Pioneer!" Chesapeake Bay Magazine, 27, no. 4 (August 1997): 44-49, 81.

Johnson, Paula J., ed. Working the Water: The Commercial Fisheries of Maryland's Patuxent River. Charlottesville: The University Press of Virginia, 1988.

Kepner, Charles H. The Edna E. Lockwood. St. Michaels, Md: Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 1979.

Lankford, Ben, Jr. "Chesapeake Bay Oyster, Crab, and Clam Boats." Nautical Research Journal, 14, no. 2 (Summer 1967): 14-61.

Phipps, William Rodgers. "Chesapeake Bay Log Canoes." Chronicles of St. Mary's 11, no. 3 (March 1963): 1-16.

Sherwood, Jack. "When the Sky's the Limit." Soundings, (July 200), p. 23-25.

Vogt, Peter. "The Chesapeake's First Boat." Chesapeake Bay Magazine, 22, no. 9 (January 1993): 36-41.

Vojtech, Pat. Chesapeake Bay Skipjacks. Centreville, Md: Tidewater Publishers, 1993.

"Original Log Canoes Race on the Chesapeake." Sail, 21, no. 1 (January 1990): 208.

Whithead, John Hurt, III. The Watermen of the Chesapeake Bay. Centreville, Md: Tidewater Publishing, 1979.

Wise, E. Spencer. "Bugeye to Washington." Chesapeake Bay Magazine, 21, no. 1 (May 1991):p. 32-35.

Children:

Bell, David. Awesome Chesapeake: A Kid's Guide to the Bay. Centreville, MD: Tidewater Publishing, 1994.

Chesapeake Bay Walk. Centreville, MD: Tidewater Publishing, 1998. Cummings, Priscilla. Chadwick the Crab. Centreville, MD: Tidewater Publishing, 1986. Foster, Sally. The Private World of Smith Island. Cobblehill, 1993.

Hollenback, Kathleen. Dancing on the Sand: A Story of an Atlantic Blue Crab. Soundprint Corp., 1999.

Meacham, Margaret. Oyster Moon. Centreville, MD: Tidewater Publishing, 1996.

Mills, Patricia. On an Island in the Bay. North South Books, 1994.

Paterson, Katherine. Jacob Have I Loved. Ty Crowell, 1980.

Seabrooke, Brenda. The Boy Who Saved the Town. Centreville, MD: Tidewater Publishing, 1990.

Sharpe, Susan. Waterman's Bay. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1990.

Stearns, Carolyn. Where Did All the Water Go? Centreville, MD: Tidewater Publishing, 1998.


 

 

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