Category Archives: Oysters

Marie and Albert Kawalski, 615 S. Bond St., Baltimore, MD (1905)

Photo by Lewis Wickes Hine (Library of Congress, 7/1909) Marie and Albert Kawalski. 615 S. Bond St., Baltimore, Md. Albert is 10 and Marie 11 years old. They worked, with mother, last winter, shucking oysters for Varn & Beard Packing … Continue reading

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The Only 7 Things You Need To Know About Oysters

By Emily Fleischaker (BuzzFeed 1/6/2013) 1. The r-month rule DOES matter. Most people will tell you that the “r-month rule” doesn’t matter anymore. They’ll say that it’s cool to eat raw oysters in a month doesn’t have an “r” in … Continue reading

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Baltimore Oyster Card

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Big News From the 2011 National Oyster Cook-off

(Unique Culinary Adventures, 10/17/2011) It was totally unexpected and has never happened during the 32 years of the Lexington Park Rotary Club’s and Maryland Department of Natural Resources Seafood Marketing Program’s National Oyster Cook-off near Leonardtown, Maryland every third weekend … Continue reading

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