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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (1-2): 231–236.
Published: 01 May 2022
... prompt different kinds of questions and reflections, offering fresh perspectives and evocative questions on familiar terrain. Much like the fiddle's call on the Canadian frontier, the tune of New Materialism offers an invitation to dance with new steps in a familiar space. May the call-and-response...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (2): 226–228.
Published: 01 April 2005
...Sherry Lou Macgregor Dancing at the Dawn of Agriculture . Yosef Garfinkel . Copyright 2005 Agricultural History Society 2005 226 / Agricultural History Grand Canyon of slavery studies that separates the late antebellum period from the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. How did...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (2): 225–226.
Published: 01 April 2005
..., Masters of the Big House is a monument to the craft and practice of history. Michael P. Johnson Johns Hopkins University Dancing at the Dawn of Agriculture. By Yosef Garfinkel. Austin: Univer? sity of Texas Press, 2003.352 pp., $49.95, hardback, ISBN 0-292-72845-X. Yosef Garfinkel in Dancing at the Dawn...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (1): 57–74.
Published: 01 January 2015
... by the dullness and isolation of rural life as by its limited and declining economic opportunities. Once exposed to the commercial recreation offered in cities, such as dance halls and movie theaters, young men and women would become dissatisfied with the homemade entertainments sponsored by churches and other...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (2): 244–260.
Published: 01 April 2018
... Bibliography: Annotated Bibliography and References ( Winnipeg : Louis Riel Institute and Gabriel Dumont Institute , 2016 ), 259 ; David Bolton , “The Red River Jig,” Manitoba Pageant 7 , no. 1 (Sept., 1961 ); Oliver Boulette , “The Red River Jig: A Fiddle Tune and Dance that Defines...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (1): 101–104.
Published: 01 January 2006
... on the land. Her family also offered her tap dancing lessons at an early age, and her love of dance was to stay with her as well. She later explored the history of how tap dance developed as a performing art. After graduating from Smithville High School in 1972, Neth studied his? tory and English at Northwest...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (2): 228–230.
Published: 01 April 2005
... divides the images stylistically into three categories: naturalistic, linear, and geometric. This reader was not en? tirely convinced that many of the abstract images were, in fact, dancing humans. Garfinkel points out that dancing scenes appeared in the ancient Near East at a time of tribal social...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (4): 712–713.
Published: 01 October 2002
... communities in the San Gabriel Valley's citrus belt. Going far beyond citrus workers camp conditions, field labor organizing, and worker resistance, Garcia takes the reader into dance halls and "little theatre," that is dinner theater, to find other forms of protest and resistance. In the process, Garcia...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (2): 264–287.
Published: 01 April 2019
... Dance Orchestra, “Beautiful Ohio” (Camden, NJ: Victor Talking Machine Co., 1918), Library of Congress National Jukebox, http://www.loc.gov/jukebox/recordings/detail/id/6891/ (Accessed Sept. 16, 2015); Charles H. Hart and Lewis James, “Till We Meet Again” (Camden, NJ: Victor Talking Machine Co., 1918...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (2): 166–190.
Published: 01 April 2004
... of the community, whose legendary selfdenial and religious austerities are matched by the stark landscape, simple dwellings, and a harsh way of life that is both suffered and embraced here. Mass has just been celebrated, and a lull settles over the village while people wait for the dancing to begin...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 January 2006
... in Rural America," Agricultural History62 (Spring1988): 177 -88 18 George C. Biggar , "The WLS National Barn Dance Story: The Early Years," John Edwards Memorial Foundation Quarterly ( Aug. 1971 ): 105 -12 Warren B. Dygert, Radio as an Advertising Medium (1939, repr., New York: Garland...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (2): 267–268.
Published: 01 April 2011
... Commission (later the Federal Communications Commission) and the USDA had significant roles in the intricate dance of radio s evolution, and Craig clearly accounts for the views of all major movers and shakers and the effects of their actions on rural listeners. End-of-chapter summaries and a brief...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (4): 713–715.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Simon Partner A Time of Crisis: Japan, the Great Depression, and Rural Revitalization . Kerry Smith . Copyright 2002 Agricultural History Society 2002 Book Reviews/ 713 In the dance halls, Mexican Americans found even more public space for expression. Mexican American bands...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (4): 659–668.
Published: 01 October 2002
... dances and movies together. They decided to take up cigarette smoking because their favorite movie stars smoked, and they thought it would make them more "sophisticated. . . . We had been brought up to believe that no lady ever indulged in this filthy habit but we were young, impressionable and bored...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (2): 255–256.
Published: 01 April 2013
... with naturism and folk dance, and in Richard Moore-Colyer s account of Gardiner s agricultural legacy on the Dorset chalkland he resurrected from a state of dereliction. Few authors have published as much on Gardiner as Moore-Colyer has done, and here he offers a very positive survey of Gardiner s commitment...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (4): 582–583.
Published: 01 October 2007
.... With the approach of adulthood, a dance or some other sanctioned social opportunity might beckon. A "good read" does not always equate with a "good study." Several problems creep into Childhood on the Farm. Among these is Riney Kehrberg's ability to draw conclusions. There are too many variables to make declarative...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (2): 268–269.
Published: 01 April 2011
... details the popularity of Saturday evening barn dance programs, the function of early land-grant college stations, the informational role of the USDA in NBC s long-running National Farm and Home Hour, and the same agency s creation and distribution of Aunt Sammy homemaking scripts. His account...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (2): 266–267.
Published: 01 April 2011
..., receiver manufacturers, and would-be advertisers. The Federal Radio Commission (later the Federal Communications Commission) and the USDA had significant roles in the intricate dance of radio s evolution, and Craig clearly accounts for the views of all major movers and shakers and the effects...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (2): 288–289.
Published: 01 April 2007
...Scott J. Peters Michigan Agricultural College: The Evolution of a Land-Grant Philosophy, 1855–1925 . Keith R. Widder . Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 Agricultural History Spring slaves challenged and satirized white attire. Through their own rituals of dancing...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (2): 256–258.
Published: 01 April 2013
... Agricultural History Spring and fascism. Readers of this journal will probably find most interest in essays by Matthew Jefferies and Georgina Boyes, respectively, about Gardiner s engagement with naturism and folk dance, and in Richard Moore-Colyer s account of Gardiner s agricultural legacy on the Dorset...