The Gas Tractor in Eastern Farming

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

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This bulletin discusses gas tractors with regard to their operation and maintenance in relation to farming practices in the eastern United States, particularly in New York. "Tractors using gasoline or kerosene are increasing in numbers on eastern farms. More than 250 New York State farmers furnished detailed reports of their experience with tractors during 1917 and the spring of 1918, and on these the information given in this bulletin is based." -- p. 2

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32 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Yerkes, Arnold P. & Church, L. M. 1918.

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This bulletin discusses gas tractors with regard to their operation and maintenance in relation to farming practices in the eastern United States, particularly in New York. "Tractors using gasoline or kerosene are increasing in numbers on eastern farms. More than 250 New York State farmers furnished detailed reports of their experience with tractors during 1917 and the spring of 1918, and on these the information given in this bulletin is based." -- p. 2

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32 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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"September 1918." -- p. 2

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Yerkes, Arnold P. & Church, L. M. The Gas Tractor in Eastern Farming, pamphlet, 1918; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc96582/: accessed December 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.