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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.

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.

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].'

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.

"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.'