Yesteryear chickens

A group of men and women attend a demonstration about caponizing or castrating chickens in Hamlin County, South Dakota circa 1919-1924. 

A group of men and women attend a demonstration about caponizing or castrating chickens in Hamlin County, South Dakota. This photo, taken between 1919 and 1924 is part of the South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum’s collection.

If you have Yesteryear photos or postcards that you’d like to share, please forward them to us at: Tri-State Neighbor, 309 W. 43rd St., Sioux Falls, SD 57105. Or, send a photo along with its caption information by email to jatyeo@tristateneighbor.com.

To submit a photo to the Agricultural Heritage Museum’s archive, contact Carrie Van Buren at 605-688-4436, SDSU Box 601, Brookings, SD 57007 or carrie.vanburen@sdstate.edu.

Janelle is editor of the Tri-State Neighbor, covering South Dakota, southwestern Minnesota, northwestern Iowa and northeastern Nebraska. Reach her at jatyeo@tristateneighbor.com or follow on Twitter @JLNeighbor

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Janelle is editor of the Tri-State Neighbor, covering South Dakota, southwestern Minnesota, northwestern Iowa and northeastern Nebraska.