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Fat-Rump Rambouillet Lamb, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/1635

Scope and Contents

Photograph of a fat-rumped Rambouillet lamb standing in a sheep pen in the early/mid 20th century. According to the text beneath the image, the lamb was produced at the South Dakota Research Station as an experiment to breed sheep that would flourish in deep snow and it continues by describing the characteristics of the lamb.


  • Creation: 1870s-1930s

Language of Materials


Physical Description

1 slide 83mm by 83mm

Conditions Governing Access



From the Fonds: 50 boxes

From the Fonds: 3465 Photographic Slides

Physical Description

1 slide 83mm by 83mm


83mm by 83mm

Archivist's Note

Catalogued by Kristy Davis as part of Towards Dolly Project, 2012-2013

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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