The Care and Improvement of the Wood Lot

One of 1,702 pamphlets in the series: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) available on this site.

Description

"Wood grown in the farm wood lot is a farm crop. That it is, however, is too often overlooked, because, unlike other farm crops, timber requires a small amount of labor and a long period of years to bring it to a marketable condition. If properly cared for, a wood lot will furnish material for market at intervals, and will afford a supply of timber, fuel, etc., for home use at all times. If neglected or abused, it is bound to deteriorate, and may eventually disappear altogether. The aim of this bulletin is to point out methods of caring for ... continued below

Physical Description

24 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Creation Information

Tillotson, C. R. 1916.

Context

This pamphlet is part of the collection entitled: USDA Farmers' Bulletins and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 67 times . More information about this pamphlet can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this pamphlet or its content.

Author

Contributing Authors

Publisher

Provided By

UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Serving as both a federal and a state depository library, the UNT Libraries Government Documents Department maintains millions of items in a variety of formats. The department is a member of the FDLP Content Partnerships Program and an Affiliated Archive of the National Archives.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this pamphlet. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Digital Library.

Titles

Description

"Wood grown in the farm wood lot is a farm crop. That it is, however, is too often overlooked, because, unlike other farm crops, timber requires a small amount of labor and a long period of years to bring it to a marketable condition. If properly cared for, a wood lot will furnish material for market at intervals, and will afford a supply of timber, fuel, etc., for home use at all times. If neglected or abused, it is bound to deteriorate, and may eventually disappear altogether. The aim of this bulletin is to point out methods of caring for the wood lot and improving it so as to make it produce the largest and best crop of which is is capable." -- title page

Physical Description

24 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Notes

"March 22, 1916." -- title page

Subjects

Keywords

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Language

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this pamphlet in the Digital Library or other systems.

Collections

This pamphlet is part of the following collection of related materials.

USDA Farmers' Bulletins

The United States Department of Agriculture Farmers' Bulletins were produced to disseminate information about agricultural topics. This collection includes bulletins published between the 1880's and the 1980's.

What responsibilities do I have when using this pamphlet?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this pamphlet.

Creation Date

  • 1916

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Aug. 7, 2012, 1:52 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • July 30, 2015, 7:22 p.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this pamphlet last used?

Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 0
Total Uses: 67

Where

Geographical information about where this pamphlet originated or about its content.

Place Name

Publication Place

Map Information

  • map marker Automatically generated Place Name coordinates.
  • map marker Automatically generated Publication Place coordinates.
  • Repositioning map may be required for optimal printing.

Mapped Locations

Interact With This Pamphlet

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Start Reading

International Image Interoperability Framework

IIF Logo

We support the IIIF Presentation API

Tillotson, C. R. The Care and Improvement of the Wood Lot, pamphlet, 1916; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc96380/: accessed October 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.