A young woman uses her apron to carry the food for her chickens. Standing among the hens and rooster, the woman scatters the feed among the hungry birds.
Harry’s Ladder to Learning included so many wonderful illustrations like this one. This 1869 book, published by Ward, Lock & Taylor of London has provided dozens of illustrations that I’ve shared with you here on Reusable Art.
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