This is an original 1926 2 page article titled, "Holstein Styles-- 1926 Model," by M. S. Prescott. The article features images of different types of Holsteins. The article starts out, "Styles in breed promotion and development change through the years even as the styles we see on Fifth Avenue. The trend of both appears to be in the same direction-- to show more. In a general way, this is the most important change to be observed in the policies and methods of Holstein-Friesian breeders taking much greater interest in the show ring as a means of breed and herd advertising..." Featured is an image of Frank O. Lowden, the ex-governor of Illinois, and the president of the Holstein-Friesian Association of America. Please see additional images and note that the 2 pages are printed on 1 page-- front and back.
This 85+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage. There is some light bleed through visible on this print.
Product Type: Original Print Article; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 9.75 x 14 inches; 25 x 36 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: Holstein-Friesian Association of America, M. H. Gardner, Breeding, Agriculture, Farming, Farmer, Milk, Dairy Cow, Dairy, American Royal Live Stock Exposition, National Dairy Show, Waterloo Dairy Cattle Congress, Pacific International Live Stock Exposition