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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (2): 272–288.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Robert E. Bonner The Dam and the Valley: Land, People, and Environment Twentieth Century Below Buffalo Bill Dam in the ROBERT E. BONNER In 1915 the United States Reclamation Service (USRS) chose the Shoshone Project in Wyoming as the model for the reclamation idea at the PanamaPacific Exposition...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (4): 539–540.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Phil Roberts William F. Cody’s Wyoming Empire: The Buffalo Bill Nobody Knows . Robert E. Bonner . © 2009 Agricultural History Society 2009 2009 Book Reviews withfarmsh,ouses,roads,anda localsystemofexchangewherebyneighbors andstrangercsouldaccommodateeachothersn...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (2): 308–310.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Emily Prifogle The Fault Lines of Farm Policy: A Legislative and Political History of the Farm Bill . By Jonathan Coppess . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2018 . 522 pp., $65.00 , hardcover, ISBN 978-1-4962-0512-4. © 2020 Agricultural History Society 2020 308...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (4): 715–717.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Dwight B. Billings Grasping at Independence: Debt, Male Authority, and Mineral Rights in Appalachian Kentucky, 1850–1915 . Robert S. Weise . Copyright 2002 Agricultural History Society 2002 Book Reviews / 715 co-option of hamlet associations in a program intended to involve every fam...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (2): 262–263.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Warren M. Billings Irons in the Fire: The Business History of the Tayloe Family and Virginia’s Gentry, 1700–1860 . Laura Croghan Kamoie . © 2009 Agricultural History Society 2009 AgriculturHalistory Spring Thisbook willstandas thedefinitivwe orkon theNegroDivisioninTexas...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Bill Waiser Cowboys, Gentlemen, and Cattle Thieves: Ranching on the Western Frontier . Warren M. Elofson . Copyright 2002 Agricultural History Society 2002 Book Reviews / 125 Cowboys, Gentlemen, and Cattle Thieves: Ranching on the Western Fron? tier. By Warren M. Elofson. Montreal...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (2): 332–333.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Bill Winders Oil For Food: The Global Food Crisis and the Middle East . By Eckart Woertz . New York : Oxford University Press , 2013 . 328 pp., $99.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-19-965948-7 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2015 2015 Agricultural History Spring search rests...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (3): 333–357.
Published: 01 July 2007
... in a democratic state is inherently multifaceted: political and social realities demand equal billing with technical ones, and natural and scientific uncertainties require that conservation planning be a process, rather than an immediate solution. Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 Notes...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (4): 443–463.
Published: 01 October 2007
... in California, 1850-1858," Western Historical Quarterly 25 (Autumn 1994): 277-310. 18 Robin Winks, Frederick Billings: A Life (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998) John F. Marszalek, Commander of All Lincoln’s Armies: A Life of General Henry W. Halleck (Cambridge: Harvard University Press...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (4): 451–478.
Published: 01 October 2010
....: Greenwood Press, 1981). "Lands for Farming and Power Plant are Factors," Duluth News-Tribune, Nov. 19,1905. 8 A Bill Appropriating the Receipts from the Sale of Public Lands in the State of Minnesota to the Construction of Drainage Works for the Reclamation of Swamp and Overflowed Lands, HR 10062,59...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (2): 448–462.
Published: 01 April 2002
... Project Act to pre? vent land speculation and to aid settlers. Over a year earlier, in January 1942, the Department of the Interior (DOI) had introduced a bill, H.R. 6522, covering these same activities. But the law as passed by Congress differed signifi? cantly from the original bill. It weakened an anti...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (2): 310–312.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Sarah Wassberg Johnson 310 Agricultural History of the nutrition portion of the bill providing low-income food assistance benefiting urban communities. Left unexplored in the book are issues of how the spatial, gendered, and racial politics of food stamps often derided by some politicians...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (3): 381–402.
Published: 01 July 2010
..., and the ongoing Korean War had lowered that number to less than 30 percent from early 1951 to early 1952.18 In the spring of 1951, shortly after the report was published, Senator Allen Eilender and Congressman W. R. Poage, both Democrats, intro duced bills into their respective houses to authorize a new worker...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (2): 381–392.
Published: 01 April 2000
... on Agriculture , McNary-Haugen Bill , 68th Cong., lst sess., 12 March 1924 , 498 8 IFBM , May1924, 1 ,2,4 9 Fite, George N. Peek, 93 Bureau Federation, 9 June 1924, 1, 7 IFBM , June 1924 , 2 July 1924, 3 IFBM , August1924, 2 10 Fite, George N Peek, 101-02 11 George N...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (3): 352–354.
Published: 01 July 2001
..., measured solely by the cost of food at the farm gate and by the amount of resources utilized in the production of food and fiber, this modest volume does an acceptable job of reviewing the policy experiences of the recent past and in critiquing the 1996 farm bill. But for those, this reviewer included, who...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (2): 193–219.
Published: 01 April 2008
... both the federalgovernmentand organizationslike the GEB inextensionprograms.5 The bill prohibited private groups from outside a state, like theGEB, fromfundingextensionwork.As passed in theUS House ofRepresen tatives,thebill grantedstate legislaturessole authorityto selectwhich state colleges would...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (1): 130–131.
Published: 01 January 2008
... was the Hope-Aiken Bill. Kansas Republican Congressman Clifford Hope led a coalition of legislators who favored the high price support system ofWorld War II, while Vermont Senator George Aiken represented those who ad vocated a program of lower flexible supports. Hope and Aiken introduced separate bills...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (2): 136–161.
Published: 01 April 2000
... by offering two divergent assessments of the 1996 farm bill and of prospects for further reform as the twenty-first century dawns. The early 1900s were a period of relative prosperity for farm owners in the United States, due to rapid income growth in the U.S. economy, strong export demand, and a slowdown...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (1): 124–126.
Published: 01 January 2001
..., it was hailed as the most important farm legislation since the 1933 and 1938 farm acts. How this bill became law is the subject of The Making ofthe 1996 Farm Act by agricultural economists Lyle Book Reviews / 125 Schertz and Otto Doering, who examine the congressional debate and drafting of the bill throughout...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (4): 512–540.
Published: 01 October 2018
... Nation , Mar. 29, 1913 , 6 ; Green , Grass-Roots Socialism , 339 – 42 . Socialists in Oklahoma’s state legislature unsuccessfully advocating an anti-usury measure opposed a harsh bill intended to combat bank robbery. The state’s socialist press protested that legislators were pursuing “severe...