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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (3): 362–385.
Published: 01 July 2020
..., specifically the lasting impact of Charleston’s rich antebellum horticultural community, this article exposes the deep roots of southern agronomic efforts beyond rice and cotton, bringing to light southern planters’ keen interest for agricultural advancement beyond the scope of financial profit. © 2020...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (2): 200–224.
Published: 01 April 2015
... challenged this status by achieving meaningful degrees of economic and social stability in the antebellum South. This essay examines such a group—a segment of free black farmers in the rural parishes surrounding Charleston, South Carolina, whose farming strategies, production, and rural lives were quite...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (3): 435–436.
Published: 01 July 2011
... to quit rice planting after this year. It is hard to have to give up a pleasant occupation followed for 15 years, but I see no help for it (46). He hung on for another decade and for the rest of his life bemoaned the demise of Darien. Stephen G. Hoffius Independent Scholar, Charleston, South Carolina 436 ...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (2): 279–281.
Published: 01 April 2016
.... Perhaps a concentrated 280 2016 Book Reviews focus would present more desired readability. despite this discrepancy, Southern Provisions offers an invaluable history of the interconnection between environment, culture, and taste. Hayden r. smith College of Charleston A Great Rural Sisterhood: Madge...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (2): 334–335.
Published: 01 April 2015
... inside a conservative antebellum South. Born into a Loyalist family in Charleston, Kingsley became a maritime merchant in Nova Scotia, then Charleston, and finally, to avoid the depredations of English and French privateers, on St. Croix, where he acquired Danish citizenship. When Denmark ended the slave...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (3): 381–406.
Published: 01 July 2007
... Carolina Historical and Genealogical Magazine 32 (Apr. 1931): 86-87. 9 William Owen to Lord Ashley, Sept. 15, 1670, in The Shaftesbury Papers and Other Records Relating to Carolina (1897; repr., Charleston: Tempus, 2000), 201 Gentleman of Elvas, A Relation of the Invasion and Conquest of Florida...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 765–766.
Published: 01 October 2019
... marginalized even as its white population outstripped that of the lowcountry. Enter Joseph Kershaw, agent of the Charleston firm Ancrum, Lance & Loocock, whose story occupies the second and richest part of the book. Over the course of two decades Kershaw, backed by capital from Charleston merchants, built...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (2): 260–261.
Published: 01 April 2011
... and family 260 2011 Book Reviews resided in safer climes in Charleston and the mountains. The planters pressing worries for agriculture such as their uncertainties about growing rice with free labor, and the unhappiness with what they saw as the audacious manner of newly free field hands are well...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (2): 261–262.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Leah S. Glaser Dreaming of Sheep in Navajo Country . By Marsha Weisiger . Seattle : University of Washington Press , 2010 . 418 pp., $35.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-295-98881-8 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2011 2011 2011 Book Reviews resided in safer climes in Charleston...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 763–765.
Published: 01 October 2019
... into backcountry created new problems, however, because the region was economically isolated and politically marginalized even as its white population outstripped that of the lowcountry. Enter Joseph Kershaw, agent of the Charleston firm Ancrum, Lance & Loocock, whose story occupies the second and richest part...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (1): 78–96.
Published: 01 January 2008
..., Jan. 14, Jan. 15, and Jan. 16, 1939 "FBI Agents Arrest Negro Communist Here," Charleston (Mo.) Enterprise-Courier, Sept. 18, 1952, 1 Al Murphy to T. J. North, Jan. 18, 1939, Reel 10, STFU Papers. 18 Cantor, Prologue to Protest, 95. Rosemary Feurer, Radical Unionism in the Midwest, 1900-1950...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (4): 535.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Jonathan Russ Delaware Farming . Ed Kee . © 2009 Agricultural History Society 2009 2009 Book Reviews Delaware FarmingB. y Ed Kee. Charleston,SC: Arcadia Publishing2,007. 128pp19.99,paperback,ISBN 978-0-7385-4449-6. As partof the ImagesofAmericaseries,Ed Kee's latestbook,Delaware...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (4): 535–536.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Arthur M. Shapiro Thaddens William Harris (1795-1856): Nature, Science, and Society in the Life of an American Naturalist . Clark A. Elliott . © 2009 Agricultural History Society 2009 2009 Book Reviews Delaware FarmingB. y Ed Kee. Charleston,SC: Arcadia Publishing2,007. 128pp19.99...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (1): 123–124.
Published: 01 January 2002
... Carolina Pee Dee. The impetus for growing bright leaf tobacco was provided by farmer Frank M. Rogers, the advocacy of the state's largest newspaper, the Charleston News and Courier, and the South Carolina Department of Agriculture. Within a decade the production of bright leaf was flourishing as were...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (2): 266–267.
Published: 01 April 2017
... liberty and Christian values. He traces the current Republican voter s worldview back to South Carolina in the early eighteenth century. He shows how the Goose Creek men of Charleston, with their Masters of the Universe self-image, spread their definition of liberty (meaning private property...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (3): 476–477.
Published: 01 July 2015
... Stinking Stones and Rocks of Gold: Phosphate, Fertilizer, and Industrialization in Postbellum South Carolina. By sheperd W. mckinley. Gainesville: university press of Florida, 2014. 242 pp., $69.95, hardback, isBn 978-08130-4924-3. After the civil War, the economic outlook for planters around charleston...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (3): 461–462.
Published: 01 July 2015
... as a southerner and American influenced his editorial decisions. Born in 1820, de Bow grew up in an economically declining charleston. This context set the stage for his avid promotion of southern economic growth. de Bow supported slavery, but his nationalist sentiments led him to avoid the explosive subject...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (2): 281–282.
Published: 01 April 2016
... present more desired readability. despite this discrepancy, Southern Provisions offers an invaluable history of the interconnection between environment, culture, and taste. Hayden r. smith College of Charleston A Great Rural Sisterhood: Madge Robertson Watt & the ACWW. By linda M. ambrose. Toronto...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (4): 538–540.
Published: 01 October 2013
... tactics and so follows the Union Army east from the Lower Mississippi through Vicksburg, Atlanta, Savannah, Charleston, and to Raleigh more or less the path of the Union s success, victories that she sees predicated not only upon successful engagements with the Confederates, but also with the land. US...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (2): 264–266.
Published: 01 April 2017
... of Charleston, with their Masters of the Universe self-image, spread their definition of liberty (meaning private property and no regulation) westward and eventually northward. It has adapted over time to American historical moments but has always protected the interests of powerful oligarchs. But in reality...