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Stanley R. Pierce | 1940

Updated: May 20

Noted Angus breeder and second generation owner of Woodlawn Farms in Creston, Illinois.

1872-1948 | Artist: Othmar J. Hoffler (1893-1954)



Impact & Accomplishments


Stanley Pierce furthered the success of Woodlawn Farms in Creston, Illinois and was president of the American Angus Association in 1912.


Both father (Blanford Rude) and son (Stanley R.) were honored by the Angus Heritage Foundation Hall of Fame; Stanley in 1983 and Blanford in 2007. Stanley’s son, Lewis, was a third-generation champion for the breed, serving as president of the American Angus Association in 1960.


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