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Pacific Cooperative Poultry Producers and Pacific Egg Producers
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The advertising archive offers essential visual and primary documentation of the Pacific Cooperative Poultry Producers (PCPP) and Pacific Egg Producers (PEP) cooperative which drew upon at least 50,000 family poultry farmers and egg producers across the Pacific Northwest and California.
2 Volumes [Approx. 200 leaves], w/ over 270 photographs preserved in archival mylar sleeves, sized from 2.5 x 2.5 in. up to 8 x 10 in., some clipped and mounted for camera-ready copy, others marked w/ grease pencil markings in margins, or on image, others blocked out in white, in preparation for engraving plate, many w/ pencil and/or ink annotations on versos, others w/in negative, many w/ photographer's stamps on versos, and the majority feature the label, or stamp for the Beaver Engraving Co.; two 4 x 5 in. film negatives, many different pieces of letterhead for coop, envelopes, press releases, assorted original advertising and camera-ready advertising and promotional art for the co-op, assorted ads.
All applicable copyrights for the collection are protected under chapter 17 of the U.S. Copyright Code. Requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Collection is open for research.