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Water

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

Found in 36 Collections and/or Records:

Story about a herd preventing cattle from swimming away, March 1874

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW111/83
Scope and Contents Story about a herd who when he went to collect some cattle and when he whistled for them they came down to the beach and three cows and their three calves started swimming towards Ceilegary [Ceileagraigh/Killegray]. He managed to stop the last cow and her limping calf by throwing 'lan a chroighl[e]' [possibly creel] into the pool in which they were standing.
Dates: March 1874

The Dugla or Basket Water-Lift. Two Men Working at a Time, 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/1095
Scope and Contents Photograph of two Indian men using a dugla or basket water-lift from a river while two other men watch. Part of the Survey of India Office, Calcutta, 1902.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Vocabulary relating to water, vegetation and fish, 31 May 1877

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW108/74
Scope and Contents Vocabulary probably picked up on Carmichael's trip to Siolaigh [Shillay, Caolas na Hearadh/Sound of Harris] including words for a shallow creek, moss and fish gills.
Dates: 31 May 1877

Water-Table in Drained and Undrained Land, 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/1364
Scope and Contents Illustration of a plant's root system in a water-table in drained and un drained land.
Dates: 1870s-1930s