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Football team at practice, Maryland State College of Agriculture, circa 1917

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Summary:The Maryland State College of Agriculture football team's offense prepares to begin a play during practice under the watchful eye of Coach Curley Byrd, circa 1917. In the background, the Rossborough Inn is visible.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:College Park
Temporal subject: 1911-1920
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:College Park
Topical subjects:Football
Maryland State College of Agriculture
Rossborough Inn
Byrd, Harry Clifton, 1889-1970
ArchivesUM location:University of Maryland scrapbooks collection
  • series 1
  • box 3
  • item Milton Pyle Scrapbook 1917-1918
  • item page 44
Repository:University Archives
Browse terms:University of Maryland
Sports, Recreation
University AlbUM Browse terms:People
Collection:University AlbUM
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