Historic References to Javas

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By Danielle  Oudenhoven


This will mainly be screenshots of documents that mention Javas. I will try to sort them by year of the published article/book. Feel free to add any you find!

Note: Any photos I find I will make a separate screenshot section for.




All the links below are one article:

http://www.diigo.com/item/image/1l2z9/aykg <—The Modern Java Article (Mentions Auburn Javas), Also, some Javas were being mis-labeled as Malay and Spanish Fowl.

http://www.diigo.com/item/image/1l2z9/vc35 <–-Mentions ‘Java Game’ not the same as Javas.

http://www.diigo.com/item/image/1l2z9/jveu <—Quotes history from 1882

http://www.diigo.com/item/image/1l2z9/r7ok <—-Show’s picture of Black Java Cock (From what else is said, I think it might be a young bird)

http://www.diigo.com/item/image/1l2z9/4xv1 <—- Show’s picture of Mottled Java


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http://www.diigo.com/item/image/1l2z9/skjv <—-Black Rocks were called Javas


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All links below are one article- in relation to how the Javas created the Plymouth Rock






http://www.diigo.com/item/image/1l2z9/c8o0 Same as above, shows weights






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This article gives mention to the coloration Lyle saw and selected for to breed the Auburns. It was a color to be selected against and could be why it was not previously seen.

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Mottled Java Feathers(1920): http://www.diigo.com/item/image/1l2z9/mdbx

Mottled Java Cock (1904) http://www.diigo.com/item/image/1l2z9/5i13

Drawing of Mottled Javas bred in about 1880 http://www.diigo.com/item/image/1l2z9/e1jw