While all wild turkeys (and domestic turkeys for that matter) are the same species, Merriam's and eastern turkeys are different subspecies with different color patterns. Your Merriam's is a good looker, and certainly more rare in turkey owner's flocks than easter wild turkeys.
The White Midget was developed by Smyth at Massachusetts in the 1950s for the smaller turkey market. An adult tom weighs 18-20 pounds and hens about 10-12 pounds . We are no longer shipping turkeys to Alaska. We are now able to ship turkeys to Minnesota.
The Royal Palm is a strikingly attractive and small-sized turkey variety. The first birds in America to have the Palm color pattern appeared in a mixed flock of Black, Bronze, Narragansett, and Wild turkeys on the farm of Enoch Carson of Lake Worth, Florida in the 1920s.