"Dora Woods with her Light Brahmas." Dora was Edgar Sweet's sister-in-law. She was the sister of his wife, Lula Peak.
||late 1890s - early 1900s. Photographed by Edgar Sweet. Courtesy of Geneva Sweet.
||Light Brahmas are an Asian breed of chicken that was probably imported by sailors returning from the Orient about 1850. They are large, cold-tolerant, and easy to handle, as well as being very attractive.
Photograph by Edgar Sweet
Courtesy of Geneva Sweet