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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Compensation for Extra Length, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/3461
Scope and Contents Illustration of the compensation for excessive length in horses size after Goubaux and Barrier (by permission of Messrs. Lippencott).
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Cross-Section Chests Cattle, 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/3346
Scope and Contents Illustration of cross-sections of three breeds of cattle's chests, a Hereford, a Shorthorn and a Galloway to demonstrate the size and shape differences. Handwritten notes describe the findings beneath the image.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Excessive Length from Two Different Causes, 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/3459
Scope and Contents Illustration of excessive length in horses from two different causes after Goubaux and Barrier (by permission of Messrs. Lippencott).
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Increase in Size of the Horse, 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/321
Scope and Contents Illustration of four horses of varying sizes: a) the Eohippus, the smallest Lower Eocene horse known; b) the Orohippus, the Middle Eocene horse; c) the Mesohippus, the Lower Oligocene horse, 4 1/2 hands high; d) the Hypohippus, of 'forest horse.'
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Increase in Size of the Horse, 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/3123
Scope and Contents Photographs of horse skeletons showing the increase in size of the horse over time. The image shows a small articulated skeleton of the Eohippus, placed beneath the limbs of the original American horse or Equus scotti as mounted in the American Museum of Natural History in New York, USA with a scale next to them showing the progressive increase in size.
Dates: 1870s-1930s