Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Created For = NAHSTE
Found in 96 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Vocabulary list for fish and shellfish, including several descriptions of fish such as 'Falmair = Large teeth col[our] of Salm[on] as long + lith[e as an] eel - coarse fish'; 'Cilig = Cod'; 'Sachasan = sand eel' and some related sayings including 'S boc[hd] an clad[ach] air nach fhaig[hear] maor[aich]'.
Scope and Contents Vocabulary list for types of placenta composed of 'Tearnadh', 'Cruthach', 'Bathar' and 'Seile' being respectively the placentas of a woman, mare, cow and lastly hind, sheep and goat.
Scope and Contents Vocabulary note which reads 'Truis = Druis = Pig sow the native pigs of Uist. White & spotted. Small ears standing upright. Short snouts easy fed. Strong bristly. Extinct now 1894.'
Scope and Contents Photograph of a dairy cow with various points of the body identified. The text on the slide reads, 'When you buy a dairy cow look out for these points. They are the outward and visible signs of a good milker'.