Back-yard poultry keeping.

Description:

Describes the advantages of keeping poultry at home; provides instructions for building, maintaining, and operating a poultry house.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1924
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Usage:
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Creator (Author):
Creator (Author):
Lee, Alfred R., b. 1887.

Alfred R. Lee was a poultryman in the Animal Husbandry Division of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, during the 1920s.

Creator (Author):
Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1924
  • Digitized: May 2007
Description:

Describes the advantages of keeping poultry at home; provides instructions for building, maintaining, and operating a poultry house.

Note:

Revision of Farmers' bulletin 889, which is superseded by this edition. The author, Rob Slocum, resigned from the USDA in 1921. This bulletin was revised by Alfred R. Lee and issued in May 1923.

The bulletin was reprinted with changes in 1924. The reprint is missing pages 19-22 of the original edition. The table of contents, however, does not reflect this change.

Listed in February 1924 Monthly Catalog, p. 419.

Physical Description:

ii, 18 pages : illustrations, plans ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): hatching chicks | fowl | poultry house | raising chickens | eggs
Contributor(s):
Alternate Title: Backyard poultry keeping
Added Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Department of Agriculture) ; no. 1331.
Series Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Department of Agriculture)
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Collection:
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Identifier:
  • GOVNO: A 1.9:1331/1-924 x
  • UNTCAT: b4454619 |
  • OCLC: 864023020 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc1787
Resource Type: Pamphlet
Format: Text
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Access: Public