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Poultry Accounts

Description: "A definite record of expenditures and receipts is one of the greatest needs of many poultry keepers. This bulletin gives a simple systems of keeping poultry accounts adapted either for a small flock or for a large poultry farm. Combined with this system of accounting is a detailed statement of expenditures and receipts and an inventory of the necessary equipment for operating a 1,500-hen commercial poultry farm. The records advised are simple, consisting of a monthly statement sheet, a yearly summary sheet, an inventory sheet, a balance sheet, and a daily egg record." -- p. ii
Date: 1924
Creator: Lee, Alfred R., b. 1887 & Haynes, Sheppard
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Duck Raising

Description: This report discusses the best practices for raising ducks, including breed selection, incubation, and methods of feeding.
Date: 1915
Creator: Lee, Alfred R., b. 1887
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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A Simple Trap Nest for Poultry

Description: "A trap nest is a laying nest so arranged that after a hen enters it she is confined until released by the attendant.... It is very simple and may be built at a small cost. The use of trap nests is essential in breeding poultry for both egg production and exhibition, where pedigree records are used in selecting either the males or females, and has a place in mass selection for increasing the egg production.... This bulletin gives full directions for making a trap nest." -- title page
Date: 1915
Creator: Lee, Alfred R., b. 1887
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Squab Raising

Description: "Pigeon raising is conducted successfully as a special business, also as a side issue on a small scale in towns and cities and on general farms. The demand for squabs, especially in large cities, is gradually increasing. Squabs are often used to replace the supply of dressed game which is decreasing in this country.... This bulletin discusses the general management of pigeons for the production of squabs and also contains a summary of data secured from pigeon breeders throughout the United States." -- title page
Date: 1915
Creator: Lee, Alfred R., b. 1887
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Poultry House Construction

Description: "This article explains the essential principles of poultry-house construction, showing pictures of houses and fixtures which have given satisfaction in various sections of the country, with their plans and specifications; and contains hints on construction which will assist the poultryman in planning and erecting his buildings." -- title page
Date: 1914
Creator: Lee, Alfred R., b. 1887
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Goose Raising

Description: "Information with regard to the setting of eggs, as well as other details of the management of geese, are given in this bulletin." -- p. 2. Other topics discussed include common breeds of geese, feeding and practices, and preparing geese for market.
Date: 1917
Creator: Lamon, Harry M. & Lee, Alfred R., b. 1887
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Business records for poultry keepers.

Description: Describes business methods to help poultry keepers with their production and marketing issues, discusses record-keeping methods, and includes suggestions to improve efficiency of a farmer's poultry business.
Date: 1940
Creator: Johnson, E. R. (Ernest Reuben), 1892- & Lee, Alfred R., b. 1887
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Farm poultry raising.

Description: Describes how to efficiently and successfully produce profitable poultry on the farm.
Date: 1949
Creator: Bird, H. R. (Herbert Roderick), 1912- & Lee, Alfred R., b. 1887
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Back-yard poultry keeping.

Description: Describes the advantages of keeping poultry at home; provides instructions for building, maintaining, and operating a poultry house.
Date: 1924
Creator: Slocum, Rob R. (Rob Roy), 1883-1944 & Lee, Alfred R., b. 1887
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Poultry houses and fixtures.

Description: Discusses the essential principles of poultry housing. Includes photographs, plans, and instructions for constructing poultry fixtures, buildings, and other equipment.
Date: 1940
Creator: Jull, Morley A. (Morley Allan), 1885-1959 & Lee, Alfred R., b. 1887
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Feeding chickens.

Description: A guide to feeding chickens for the production of quality meat and eggs.
Date: October 1927
Creator: Jull, Morley A. (Morley Allan), 1885-1959 & Lee, Alfred R., b. 1887
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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