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Folder information

Title:
Finger-wheel rake development, 1946-1948
Topics:
Agriculture
Subjects:
Agricultural engineering
Agriculture -- Research
Harvesting machinery
Rakes
Item identifier:
ua100_014-002-lb0007-008-000
Coverage Date:
to
Description:
This folder contains records related to the development and use of a finger-wheel rake agricultural machine. This type of wheel rake was developed to be mounted on a tractor so it could simply and efficiently harvest and collect crops, such as sweet potatoes and hay. Included are an experiment station bulletin "The Sweet Potato Vine-Row Harvester," a report "A Finger-Wheel Cultivator for Row Crops," correspondence, and an assembly plan view for the machinery.
Genre:
Bulletins
Correspondence
Diagrams
Publications
Reports
Technical drawings
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.