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Elsie Cotton 1922

These two photographs of Elsie Cotton with an Aussie taken in 1922. Her uncle Earl Babcock a rancher in Eastern Oregon, where he acquired his first Australian Shepherds in either 1917 or 1918 around the beginning of World War I. She was the 4th President of ASCA and owned Cotton's Blue Bobby one of the foundation dogs in many Pacific Northwest USA dogs of today.

Photographs are courtesy of the Victoria Mistretta Collection

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