American Poultry Historical Society (APHS) Photograph Collection: American Poultry Historical Society PapersIntroduction
This collection contains 115 black-and-white and color photographs, with related captions and texts, mostly of members of poultry-related institutions, and attendees and committees of events held by various poultry groups.
Some of the institutions, conferences, and groups represented include the American Association of Instructors and Investigators in Poultry; American Feed Manufacturers Association; American Poultry Association; American Poultry and Hatchery Federation; American Poultry School; International Baby Chick Association; Judging and Breeding School; National Poultry Improvement Plan; National Turkey Federation; National Poultry Congress; Northeast Poultry Producers Council (NEPPCO); Poultry Science Association; and the World's Poultry Congress.
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