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The Confessions of a Peacock Keeper.

This is an original 1909 4 page (2 double-sided pages) article by Charles T. Whitefield with photography by Arthur G. Eldredge on how one man cares for his peacocks, as well as pointers and tips for others looking to keep peacocks on their property. Please see additional images.


This 102+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging in margins. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage. Please note there is print on reverse, thus some bleed through may be present. Also, there is a red surface blemish on page 3.

  • Product Type: Original Print Article; Color
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.75 x 13 inches; 25 x 33 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Ornithology, India Peacock, Home Improvement