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News and Highlights: From the Vault (November 2005)

Happy Thanksgiving!

The University of Maryland has a long agricultural tradition.

Turkey Prize

One of Maryland's champion junior turkey producers, Glen Burnie, 1960. The 4-H and FFA Turkey Show was sponsored by the Maryland Turkey Producer's Assocation.

Eat Maryland Turkey

Thanksgiving isn't the only time to eat Maryland turkey!

Thanksgiving Dinner

Mr. and Mrs. E. D. Fry and family of Montgomery County, Maryland, entertain FAO Delagates R. J. Nork of Norway, A. E. Langsacter of Norway, and N. G. Abhyankar and family of India, for Thanksgiving dinner. 1950s. This photograph is from the Records of the Cooperative Extension Service.

Apple Picker

This woman fills a bushel of apples. This photograph is from the Records of the Agricultural Experiment Station.

Additional Resources

See previous From the Vault entries.