Silver Spring Bibliography
Ashe, Dora Jean, ed. A Maryland Anthology, 1609-1986. Lanham, MD :
University Press of
America, 1987.

Before and during the Civil War.
Cooling, Benjamin Franklin. Jubal Early's Raid on Washington 1864.  Baltimore, MD : The Nautical and Aviation Publishing Company of America, 1990.

Cooling, Benjamin Franklin. Symbol, Sword, and Shield : Defending Washington During the Civil War. Hamden, CT: Archon Book, 1975.

Gillette, Howard, Jr., ed. Southern City, National Ambition: The Growth of Early Washington, D.C., 1800-1860. Washington, D.C. : American Architectural Foundation and The George Washington University Center for Washington Area Studies, 1995.

Leech, Margaret. Reveille in Washington, 1860-1865. New York : Harper and Brothers, 1941.

Vandiver, Frank E. Jubal's Raid: General Early's Famous Attack on Washington in 1864. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1988.

Reconstruction to WWI.
Lubar, Steven. "Trolley Lines, Land Speculation and Community-Building: The Early History of Woodside Park, Silver Spring, Maryland." Maryland Historical Magazine. Winter 1986 : 316-329.

Markwood, Louis N. The Forest Glen Trolley and the Early Development of
Silver Spring. Arlington, VA : National Capital Historical Museum of Transportation, 1975.

Between the Wars.
Deffinbaugh, Mary. A History of Ascension Church: Sligo Avenue, Silver Spring, Maryland (from its inception in 1920 to 1930). Silver Spring, MD : Ascension Church, 1951.

Deffinbaugh, Mary Burch. The Woman's Improvement Club of Silver Spring,
Maryland: A History 1913-1940. Silver Spring, MD : Woman's Improvement Club, 1961.

Wirz, Hans, and Richard Striner. Washington Deco: Art Deco Design in the Nation's Capital.
Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Press, 1984.

World War II and After.
Brinkley, David. Washington Goes to War. New York: Alfred A. Knopf,

Dedication of the Silver Spring. Silver Spring, MD : Allied Civic Group,
Inc., May 28, 1955.

Department of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Government and
Business Administration, George Washington University. In Search of Silver Spring: A Development Concept Plan for the Silver Spring Business District, Silver Spring, Maryland. Washington, D.C. : The George Washington University, 1987.

Gillette, Howard Jr. "The Wartime Washington of Henry Gichner." Washington History. Fall/Win.
1995-96: 37-53.

Jafferson, Richard C. Silver Spring Success: An Interactive History of Silver Spring, Maryland.
Silver Spring, MD : Silver Spring Success, 1995.

The County.
Boyd, T. H. S. The History of Montgomery County, Maryland, from its
Earliest Settlement in 1605 to 1879. 1879. Baltimore, MD : Regional Publishing Company, 1972.

MacMaster, Richard K., and Ray Eldon Hiebert. A Grateful Remembrance: the Story of
Montgomery County, Maryland. Rockville, MD : Montgomery County Government and the
Montgomery County Historical Society, 1976

Sween, Jane C. Montgomery County: Two Centuries of Change. Woodland Hills, CA : Windsor
Publications, Inc., 1984.

Local Areas in Montgomery County.
Lauriola, Francis J. Rev. Msgr., ed. Saint John the Evangelist: The History of the Parish 1774-1984: Forest Glen/Silver Spring, Maryland. Silver Spring, MD : St. John the
Evangelist Parish, 1984.

Marsh, Ellen R., and Mary Anne O'Boyle. Takoma Park : Portrait of a
Victorian Suburb, 1883-1983. Takoma Park, MD : Historic Takoma, Inc.,1984

Maury, William M., ed. Kensington : A Picture History. Kensington, MD : Kensington Business District Association, 1994.

Oshel, Robert E. Home Sites of Distinction: The History of Woodside Park. Silver Spring, MD :
Woodside Park Civic Association, 1998.

People of Note.
George Meany Memorial Archives. Holdings and History: The George Meany
Memorial Archives. Silver Spring, MD : George Meany Memorial Archives, 1994.

Sherwood, John. "King of the Strolling Accordionists, Silver Spring."
Maryland's Vanishing Lives.  Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1994. 69-71.
By Carol Slatick

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