Artifacts - Page 2

Lancaster Stockyards Cobblestone

Year: Late 1800’s  
Researched and written by Abbie Rogers While this 5" x 6" x 7" chunk of rock may not look like much, it is a perennial symbol of a historic victory for farmed animals. For over a century, this cobblestone ...
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Oktober 2011 Swiss Ballot

Year: October 23, 2011  
Nationalratswahl, vom 23. Oktober 2011, Wahlzettel Tierpartei Schweiz History is made every day, and its trajectory is decided by the individuals who take action to shape its course. In Switzerland, ...
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Our Dumb Animals

Year: 1868 - 1979  
Researched and written by Abbie Rogers The Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (MSPCA) was founded in 1868 by lawyer George T. Angell. That same year, the organization published ...
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Pigeon Badge

Year: Unknown  
Being the most common bird seen in big cities, the Columbidae bird, better known as the pigeon, is often referred to degradingly as a “rat with wings.” But many people don’t realize that the pigeon ...
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Practical Caponizing Set

Year: Unknown  
Researched and written by Abbie Rogers Prior to the advent of intensive animal agriculture, chickens were a common sight in rural and urban settings alike. Now, with increased interest in local food, ...
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Primate Capture and Restraint Collars

Year: 2010  
Researched and written by Abbie Rogers On Saturday, July 17, 2010, a truck and trailer arrived at Born Free USA’s Primate Sanctuary outside San Antonio, Texas after a two day, 1,700 mile journey. ...
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Rhymes for Kindly Children

Year: 1937 edition  
Researched and written by Abbie Rogers First published in 1916, Rhymes for Kindly Children: Modern Mother Goose Jingles urged children to be kind to each other and to animals. The author, Ethel Fairmont ...
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Songs of the Humpback Whale

Year: 1970  
To say Dr. Roger Payne (b. 1935) has led an interesting life would be an understatement. He has the title of zoologist, researcher, science administrator, conservationist, author, professor, nonprofit ...
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The Horse’s Point of View in Summer Postcard

Year: Unknown (Early 20th Century)  

Researched and written by Abbie Rogers

Through the early 20th Century, workhorses were primary sources of transportation and power in both rural and urban environments. ...
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The Lucky Pig Holiday Postcards

Year: 1906, 1905, Unknown  
Researched and written by Abbie Rogers “The Lucky Pig” was a very common feature of holiday cards around the turn of the 20th Century. Vintage New Year’s postcards from across Europe and the ...
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