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Man with a carrier pigeon in front of the Sperry Air Service Loft 1
A man (Eugene M. Van Antwerp?) holding a pigeon in front of the Sperry Air Service Loft 1. Carrier pigeons were used by Mr. Van Antwerp, manager of the Sperry Flour Company, to send orders from the San Lorenzo Valley back to the store in Santa Cruz.
Source of information: Museum of Natural History
Date Created and/or Issued
ca. 1930's
Publication Information
Santa Cruz Public Libraries
Contributing Institution
Santa Cruz Public Libraries
Collection
Photo Collection
Rights Information
This photograph is courtesy of the Santa Cruz City Museum of Natural History.
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Description
A man (Eugene M. Van Antwerp?) holding a pigeon in front of the Sperry Air Service Loft 1. Carrier pigeons were used by Mr. Van Antwerp, manager of the Sperry Flour Company, to send orders from the San Lorenzo Valley back to the store in Santa Cruz.
Source of information: Museum of Natural History
Type
image
Format
Image
Identifier
LH-SCM094
https://history.santacruzpl.org/omeka/items/show/10209
Language
English
Subject
Sperry Flour Company
Sperry Air Service
Time Period
1930s

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