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Object Name File, Document
Title Rhode Island Red Documents
Scope & Content Box of archival and research material relating to Rhode Island Red. Includes:
- Pamphlet: "The Rhode Island Red" A centennial history of the Rhode Island Red Breed of poultry developed at Little Compton, Rhode Island. 1854
- Pamphlet: "Heads 'n' Tales" as told by Aunt Lizzie
- Copy of pages from the book "Out door Sculpture of Rhode Island" Information about the Rhode Island Red Monument, Dedicated in 1925, sculpted by Henry L. Norton
- Newspaper Article: - Providence Journal, August 29, 1926. " Adamsville Gives Hen Place in the Sun"
- Newspaper Article: Providence Journal, undated, "Birth of a Famous Bird" by David Patten
- Folders of original photos and misc. documents.
Category 8: Communication Artifact
Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 2007.2536
Extent of Description Box is h 10.25" x w 5" x d 15.5"
Source unknown
Date various
People Henry L. Norton
David Patten
Isaac Champlin Wilbour
William Tripp
Annie Dyer
Larry Anderson
Sam Anderson
Sarah Elizabeth Manchester
Subjects Chicken
Hen
Rooster
R.I. Red
Rhode Island Red
Red Feather Farm
Poultry