Air Conditioned Hen Houses (1938)

The first temperature controlled maternity ward for hens has just been put into operation at the governmental experimental farm here. The hens have voiced their approval by laying more frequently; also a more uniform egg. R.B. Nestler poultry expert, is pictured as he removes the eggs from the automatic chute in the new room.

– Library of Congress

Harris & Ewing. Air Conditioned Hen House, 1938. Library of Congress and Wikimedia Commons, Public Domain License.