Carbon bisulphid as an insecticide.

Description:

A guide to the use of carbon disulfide ("bisulfid of carbon") as an insecticide against the cigarette beetle, as well as other insect pests and borers. The information is largely based on experiments conducted in 1901 by the Division of Entomology, at a large tobacco establishment in Washington, D.C.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1905
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1905
  • Digitized: February 15, 2009
Description:

A guide to the use of carbon disulfide ("bisulfid of carbon") as an insecticide against the cigarette beetle, as well as other insect pests and borers. The information is largely based on experiments conducted in 1901 by the Division of Entomology, at a large tobacco establishment in Washington, D.C.

Note:

1905 reprint of 1902 edition.

Includes bibliographical references.

Appendix is a summary of a report by E.E. Ewell of the Bureau of Chemistry, describing chemical experiments with carbon disulfide.

Physical Description:

28 p. ; 23 cm.

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Keyword(s): carbon bisulfid | pesticides | pest control | tobacco pests | farm chemicals | Lasioderma serricorne | borer | cigarette beetle | museum pests
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Series Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; no. 145.
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Collection:
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Identifier:
  • GOVNO: A 1.9:145/1-905 x
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc6411
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Public