Talbot Historical Society Project Rewind: A Jousting We Will Go


St. Joseph’s Jousting Tournament and Horse Show was held in Cordova, Md. “Attraction Magazine” shared some Maryland Jousting history in a recent article. It stated that in 1632 the first Lord Baltimore, Cecil Calvert introduced Jousting in Maryland and St. Joseph’s has been hosting Jousting tournaments since the 1870’s, except during wartime. This year was the 149th tournament at St. Joseph’s ! Have you ever attended this historic event? This 1930’s photo is from the Talbot Historical Society’s H. Robins Hollyday Collection.

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