"Rock Chicken House"

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Title

"Rock Chicken House"

Subject

Chickens, Poultry houses

Description

This published photograph shows a poultry house constructed of rocks. The caption for the image says, "Ray Deitz, of the Marketing Department, is shown above as he inspects a broiler raised by Sam W. Gibbs of Fairview. Mr. Gibbs constructed his broiler houses from rocks picked up on his property at a cost of approximately $25.00 per house, which means more profit on the broilers."

Source

James G.K. McClure, Jr. Collection, Southern Appalachian Archives, Mars Hill University

Publisher

Southern Appalachian Archives, Liston B. Ramsey Center for Appalachian Studies, Mars Hill University

Date

1948-09

Contributor

Farmers Federation

Rights

This image may be viewed, downloaded, and printed for personal and educational use, but any commercial use is prohibited without permission from the Southern Appalachian Archives, Mars Hill University. Questions may be directed to the Archivist at (828) 689-1262 or archives@mhu.edu.

Relation

Farmers Federation News, September 1948, page 9

Coverage

Western North Carolina

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Original Format

Published image

Citation

“"Rock Chicken House",” Southern Appalachian Archives Mars Hill University, accessed August 9, 2020, http://southernappalachianarchives.org/items/show/498.

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