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Folder information

Title:
Seed planter-fertilizer distributor machinery records, 1942-1943
Topics:
Agriculture
Subjects:
Agriculture -- Research
Agricultural machinery
Tobacco
Fertilizers
Planting (Plant culture)
Item identifier:
ua100_014-002-lb0007-005-000
Other Date:
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Coverage Date:
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Description:
This folder contains records related to agricultural machinery made to efficiently plant cotton seeds and distribute fertilizer in the field, powering it with only one mule. Developed at North Carolina State College, the "Once Over" machine was designed to save time and labor for cotton farming, especially for small farms. The records include an instructional manual titled "The Design of a Once-Over Fertilizer Distributor-Seed Planter" with diagrams, a pamphlet and flyer advertising the machinery, operational guides, and other information.
Genre:
Booklets
Guidebooks
Tables (Documents)
Diagrams
Drawings (Visual works)
Technical drawings
Manuals (Instructional materials)
Pamphlets
Fliers (Printed matter)
Reports
Names:
North Carolina Agricultural Experiment Station more info on North Carolina Agricultural Experiment Station 
Digital Project:
Cultivating a Revolution

Source information

Repository:
Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
Collection:
North Carolina State University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering Records, 1928-2008 (UA100.014) held by Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
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. Seed planter-fertilizer distributor machinery articles and clippings, 1942-1945
    Series 2, Legalbox 7, Folder 3
  2. Seed planter-fertilizer distributor machinery records, 1942-1954
    Series 2, Legalbox 7, Folder 4
  3. Seed planter-fertilizer distributor machinery records, 1942-1943, Series 2, Legalbox 7, Folder 5 (Current Folder)
  4. The Design of the Malta Band Row fertilizer distributor, circa 1946
    Series 2, Legalbox 7, Folder 6
  5. Wheel rake development, 1944-1956
    Series 2, Legalbox 7, Folder 7
  6. Finger-wheel rake development, 1946-1948
    Series 2, Legalbox 7, Folder 8
  7. Design Data on Hay Rakes: A Preliminary Report by Charles A. Routh, and other records on hay rakes
    Series 2, Legalbox 7, Folder 9
  8. "The Design of the Homemade Overshot Waterwheel, Progress Report, No. 1" by G. Wallace Giles, 1913-1938
    Series 2, Legalbox 7, Folder 10
  9. "An Invitation to Manufacture the Vine-Row," and related records
    Series 2, Legalbox 7, Folder 11