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Wool

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

Found in 124 Collections and/or Records:

A Crucial Test, Uardry [Station], New South Wales, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/650
Scope and Contents Photograph of several mens hands pulling the wool away from the back of a sheep to test its quality at Uardry Station, New South Wales in the late 19th or early 20th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Carting Wool in Argentina, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/2033
Scope and Contents Photograph of eight horses drawing a wagon piled high with sacks of wool with two men riding on top and a gaucho riding along side in the early 20th century Argentina.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Devon Longwool Ram Lambs, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/2736
Scope and Contents Photograph of three Devon Longwool ram lambs standing in a paddock in the early 20th century. They were the winners of 'many prizes and clipped 8 lbs. or wool each at 4 months' and were 'owned by Gordon C Skinner, Pound, Bishop's Lydeard [Somerset, England].'
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Diary containing notes about selling horses and sheep, 1914

 Item
Identifier: Coll-14/8/11
Scope and Contents Notebook written in from both ends. Fly leaf inscribed 'Sheep'. Volume contains a sample of wool.
Dates: 1914

"Donald Dinnie", Grand Champion Ram of Australia, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/1644
Scope and Contents Photograph of the grand champion ram, "Donald Dinnie" in Australia in 1910. The image shows a man's hands parting the wool to show its quality. The text around the image notes the weight of the fleece and that the ram was sold in Australia for 1200 guineas.'
Dates: 1870s-1930s