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3e Emprunt de la Défense Nationale : souscrivez : pour la France qui combat! Pour celle qui chaque jour grandit.

Description: A bearded man in a blue coat and helmet holds a young child in his arms. In front of him, a mother is seated and breastfeeding an infant. The man and child are illustrated in color, while the image of the mother and infant is a black pencil drawing.
Date: 1917
Creator: Leroux, Jules Marie Auguste, 1871-1954.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Young Women with a Seagull

Description: Two women, one wearing a red hat and the other a blue hat, stand seaside in conversation. In front of the women, a white bird is visible and in the near distance a body of water. The sky is blue and clear.
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Date: 1917
Creator: Bonnard, Pierre
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Life Zone Investigations in Wyoming

Description: Characterizes five transcontinental life zones in Wyoming; defines their extent and limits; lists mammal, breeding bird, reptile, amphibian, and plant species; and provides notes on distribution and abundance of trees observed during the survey.
Date: October 3, 1917
Creator: Cary, Merritt
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Abstracts of Current Decisions on Mines and Mining: May to August, 1917

Description: Bulletin issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines: "This publication is devoted exclusively to a review and abstracts of decisions based on the laws governing the rights and duties of mine owners, operators, miners, and persons trafficking in all kinds of mining properties. It includes abstracts of current decisions of all the Federal and State courts of last resort on questions relating to the mining industries" (Bulletin 61, p. 9).
Date: December 1917
Creator: Thompson, J. W.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Approved Electric Lamps for Miners

Description: Report describing the development of a number of types of lamps for miners that meet the requirements of the Bureau of Mines. Discusses the features and qualities of these lamps in detail.
Date: July 1917
Creator: Clark, H. H. & Ilsley, L. C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Durability of Stucco and Plaster Construction: Progress Report Containing Results of Investigations up to April, 1916

Description: Technical paper issued by the Bureau of Standards over tests conducted on the durability of stucco construction. Construction methods are discussed. The test results are presented and discussed as well. This paper includes tables, illustrations, and photographs.
Date: January 31, 1917
Creator: Wig, R. J.; Pearson, J. C. & Emley, W. E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Calendar for 1918]

Description: Cover of the Tiffany and Company calendar for the year 1918, bound in full brown leather with gilt decorations.
Date: 1917
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalogue of American Newspapers, 1917, Volume 1

Description: American Newspaper Annual and Directory contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Volume 1 of 2. Additional information includes class and trade publications and maps. Index to Class and Trade Publications begins on page 1213, in Volume 2. Includes a 30 page Mid-Year Supplement to Annual and Directory with changes to listings at the end of Volume 2.
Date: 1917
Creator: N. W. Ayer & Son
Partner: UNT Libraries

N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalogue of American Newspapers, 1917, Volume 2

Description: American Newspaper Annual and Directory contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Volume 2 of 2. Additional information includes class and trade publications and maps. Index to Class and Trade Publications begins on page 1213. Includes 30 page Mid-Year Supplement to Annual and Directory with changes to listings.
Date: 1917
Creator: N. W. Ayer & Son
Partner: UNT Libraries

Eradicating Tall Larkspur on Cattle Ranges in the National Forests

Description: "Poisoning by tall larkspur causes heavy losses of cattle in the National Forests each year. During the last three years 5,500 head of cattle were lost annually. The most effective way to prevent this loss is to grub out the plants, a method of eradication which gives permanent results; other expedients are likely to be temporary.... Results of grubbing work in National Forest ranges, together with the methods of operation, the tools to use, the best time to do the work, and the best way to dispose of the grubbed plants, are given in the following pages." -- p. 2
Date: 1917
Creator: Aldous, A. E. (Alfred Evan), 1886-1938
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Shallu, or "Egyptian Wheat": A Late-Maturing Variety of Sorghum

Description: "Many varieties of sorghum have been introduced into the United States in the past 30 or 40 years. Some of these have proved valuable under dry-land conditions in the southern Great Plains.... Shallu is one of the introductions which are not adapted to dry-land conditions. It is a variety that requires a long favorable season to mature.... This bulletin is intended for farmers who are interested in the growing of grain-sorghum crops. It applies to the southern Great Plains under dry-land conditions. It records the results obtained from shallu when grown under such conditions in comparison with other varieties of grain sorghum in varietal tests in Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, and New Mexico." -- p. 4
Date: 1917
Creator: Rothgeb, Benton E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Farm Reservoirs

Description: "This bulletin gives practical information to those who intend to build or are operating farm reservoirs. The chief features of such structures are discussed first, without regard to any particular kind, and, afterwards, the various kinds which are adapted to the storage of water on farms are described." -- p. 2
Date: 1917
Creator: Fortier, Samuel
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Asparagus

Description: This report discusses the cultivation of asparagus, including fertilizers, harvesting practices, canning, varieties, diseases, and insect enemies.
Date: 1917
Creator: Thompson, H. C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Marketing Eggs by Parcel Post

Description: "Whether the marketing of eggs by parcel post should be attempted by any particular producer will depend on his present available markets, the possibility of securing a satisfactory customer or customers, and the care taken to follow tests and approved methods in preparing the eggs for shipment. Failures in attempting to ship eggs by parcel post have resulted because proper precautions as to package or container, packing, and labeling were not observed. This bulletin presents conclusions from investigations made by the Office of Markets and Rural Organization in cooperation with the Post Office Department and gives detailed information as to the use of the parcel post." -- p. 2
Date: 1917
Creator: Flohr, Lewis B.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Trapping Moles and Utilizing Their Skins with Especial Reference to the Pacific Coast States

Description: "Farmers' boys and others who may wish to trap moles will find in this bulletin information regarding the best kinds of traps, with directions where and how to set them, and how to prepare the skins. Moleskins may be sold to local furriers, or, if these skins are not handled by them, information regarding prices and methods of shipment may be obtained from furs houses that do business by mail.... The methods of trapping moles discussed in this bulletin are especially adapted to the Pacific Coast States, but with modifications will apply to all localities where moles are found." -- p. 2
Date: 1917
Creator: Scheffer, Theodore H.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Methods of Controlling or Eradicating the Wild Oat in the Hard Spring-Wheat Area

Description: "This bulletin explains the general precautions which should be taken under all circumstances. In addition it describes six special methods which have proved effective in controlling or eradicating the wild oat, indicating in each case the subdivision of the hard spring-wheat area in which the method will succeed. The bulletin applies particularly to North Dakota, South Dakota, and Minnesota, and it recommendations may not suit the conditions of the Pacific Coast States." -- p. 2
Date: 1917
Creator: Cates, H. R.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department