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Title
A Band of Turkeys, Turkey Farm Near Sacramento, CA
Contributing Institution
Sacramento Public Library
Collection
Sacramento Room Postcards
Rights Information
This image may be protected by Copyright Law (Title 17 U.S.C.). Copyright restrictions applying to the reproduction and use of this image are available from the Sacramento Public Library.
Description
Raising turkeys in Northern California was a profitable venture during the first decade of the 20th Century. Butte, Placer, Sacramento and Yolo Counties claimed nearly 400,000 of the birds during that time with a total valuation of over 2,000,000 dollars. According to the description on the back of the postcard, "The climate of Sacramento County is the best for the raising of poultry.
Type
Image
Format
3.5 x 5.5 in.
Identifier
BBSAC006
http://cdm15248.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15248coll2/id/879
Subject
Children
Farms
Poultry Industry

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