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Research on the mechanical strength of tobacco plants, 1963-1964

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Folder information

Title:
Research on the mechanical strength of tobacco plants, 1963-1964
Topics:
Agriculture
Subjects:
Plants
Tobacco -- Research
Harvesting machinery
Item identifier:
mc00033-002-bx0007-010-000
Coverage Date:
circa to
Description:
This folder contains data charts, line graphs, research notes, and reports related to studies on the mechanical strength of tobacco and ways to efficiently harvest the crop with low failure. The research gathered statistics on the strength of tobacco stalks and tissue, as well as the difference in efficiency among different tobacco varieties.
Genre:
Research notes
Charts (Graphic documents)
Reports
Names:


Digital Project:
Cultivating a Revolution

Source information

Repository:
Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
Collection:
Charles W. Suggs Papers, 1914 - 1995 (mc00033) held by
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
For questions regarding copyright or permissions, please refer to our Reproduction, Use, Citation, and Copyright page (http://d.lib.ncsu.edu/collections/about).
Funding:
Digitization of this resource was partially supported with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.

Scanned folders from the same box

  1. Frictional Characteristics Manuscript :: Plant Studies :: Physical Characteristics and Properties
    Series 2, Box 7, Folder 1
  2. "Force to Rack Tobacco," 1963
    Series 2, Box 7, Folder 2
  3. Study on leaf loss from defoliators, 1963-1964
    Series 2, Box 7, Folder 3
  4. Study on force needed for leaf removal, 1961
    Series 2, Box 7, Folder 4
  5. Leaf angle study, 1963
    Series 2, Box 7, Folder 5
  6. Leaf area versus stalk diameter, 1961
    Series 2, Box 7, Folder 6
  7. Data charts comparing leaf area and stalk diameter, 1960
    Series 2, Box 7, Folder 7
  8. Leaf Dimension, Weight and Midrib Strength Drafts :: Plant Studies :: Physical Characteristics and Properties
    Series 2, Box 7, Folder 8
  9. Data charts on plants' physical characteristics and properties, 1954
    Series 2, Box 7, Folder 9
  10. Research on the mechanical strength of tobacco plants, 1963-1964, Series 2, Box 7, Folder 10 (Current Folder)
  11. Line graph on the mechanical strength of tobacco tissue, 1963-1964
    Series 2, Box 7, Folder 11
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