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Articles with keyword "Maryland"

The crowning of Queen Nicotina at the Charles County Fair, circa 1955.

50 States of Preservation: Southern Maryland Studies Center at the College of Southern Maryland, in La Plata, MD

By Leah Weinryb Grohsgal

Three NEH Preservation Assistance Grants help the College of Southern Maryland, La Plata preserve collections in its Southern Maryland Studies Center spanning 1493 to the present.

Gene Feher’s cap.


Speaking About Vietnam

Maryland high school students interview local Vietnam War veterans.

Portrait of Mendes Cohen


A Man of His Times

Mendes Cohen traveled the world to bring back memories and artifacts.

Embroidered panel, Janiszew Prison Camp


A Memory of Survival

A woman tells the story of her Holocaust survival through her embroidered art.

National History Day


Historians in Training

Students from around the globe show their mettle at National History Day

Mount Vernon's Hotel Belvedere.


Street Sense

Walking tours of Baltimore's Mount Vernon reveal a neighborhood's literary roots and architectural gems.

Image of Phoebe Stein Davis

In Focus

Maryland’s Phoebe Stein Davis

Phoebe Stein Davis is determined to make the humanities relevant.

Image raking for oysters off Tally's Point Reef, Chesapeake Bay, wood engraving


Oyster Wars

Wayward Watermen of the Chesapeake Bay