Maryland Sports Collection, 1976-1977

PP 233.11, Hunstmen, Elkridge-Harford Hunt Club

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This series of interviews discusses traditional Maryland sports including lacrosse, horse breeding and racing, fox hunting, and jousting. Topics include the origins and history of lacrosse; the Lacrosse Hall of Fame, located on the Johns Hopkins University Campus in Baltimore; history of the Maryland Horse Magazine and the Maryland Horse Breeders Association; Maryland horse racing and breeding compared to other states; Origins and history of jousting in Maryland; jousting culture; background of fox hunting in America; Fox hunting clubs in Maryland: Howard County, Elkridge Hunt Club; Fox hunting culture and organization.

Each interview includes an audio recording, interview summary, tape index and biographical form. There are no transcripts available at this time.

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