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Gardening

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

2 Common-place books with medical receipts and prescriptions, and with gardening hints

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1555
Scope and Contents The common-place books are written in the same hand, largely, and are described as: 1 x common-place book, small 4to, with 174pp numbered, dating from 1817-1837, though a later style of handwriting on last unnumbered 4 pp feature the date 1849. Original lightly diced Russia, lacking spine. Manuscript medical receipts, prescriptions. Entries feature named Scottish doctors or Scottish periodicals. An extensive...

Baby Gardener, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/690
Scope and Contents Photograph of a young, unidentified girl sitting in a chair outside in a garden holding a stick in one hand and with a doll on the ground beside her in the late 19th or early 20th century.

Catalogus librorum non videram 1692, 1692

 Item
Identifier: Coll-33/Quarto A [44]
Scope and Contents Ersatz title is "Memorandum to Dr Gray to pick up as he finds opportunity these books". They are partial titles, numbering about a dozen, covering subjects as divers as optics, astronomy, and gardening.

Man Posing with a Hoe in a Forest, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/686
Scope and Contents Photograph of a man posing with a hoe in a forest in the late 19th or early 20th century.

Planting Lettuce on Plots of Land, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/1508
Scope and Contents Photograph of men and women planting lettuce and other vegetables on individual plots of land in a field surrounded by trees in the early 20th century. The text under the slide notes that the land is so 'poorly drained that it was necessary to lower the paths between the plots.'