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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (3): 459–460.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Samuel C. Hyde, Jr. The Garden Diary of Martha Turnbull, Mistress of Rosedown Plantation . Ed. by Suzanne Turner . Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press , 2012 . 366 pp., $39.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-8071-4411-4 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2014 2014 2014...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (2): 150–171.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Catharine Anne Wilson Abstract Words are the usual focus of diary scholars. The physical diary is the focus of this article, along with the “diary-keeping” practices of Ontario-based farm men and women from 1830 to 1930. The convenient, compact, sturdy blank book was preferred by most diarists...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (2): 264–266.
Published: 01 April 2001
...Raymond Wilson Waiting on the Bounty: The Dust Bowl Diary of Mary Knackstedt Dyck . Pamela Riney-Kehrberg and Mary Knackstedt Dyck . Copyright 2001 Agricultural History Society 2001 264 / Agricultural History lustrates how their "cultural guardian" ideology reflected...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (2): 242–243.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Richard Buel, Jr. A Tale of New England: The Diaries of Hiram Harwood, Vermont Farmer, 1810-1837 . Robert A. Shalhope and Hiram Harwood . Copyright 2004 Agricultural History Society 2004 242 / Agricultural History A Tale ofNew England: The Diaries ofHiram Harwood, Vermont Farmer...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (4): 496–518.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Virginia Dejohn Anderson Abstract For over thirty years (1653-1685), Thomas Minor kept a diary recording his activities as a farmer in Stonington, Connecticut. This article uses Minor’s diary, the only extant document of its kind for the seventeenth century, to reconstruct key features...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (1-2): 91–127.
Published: 01 May 2022
..., diaries, photographs, and film material that they produced about their study trips to the United States and Canada. These sources are an interesting point of departure for transnational perspectives in agricultural history; they reveal not only a great deal about the expectations, anxieties, perceptions...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (3): 391–415.
Published: 01 July 2013
..., it is poorly understood in the context of early agricultural California. Based on a systematic analysis of the diaries of one California farmer, this essay explores the everyday, local exchange practices of ordinary farmers, especially among neighbors. It finds farmers relying on one another extensively...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (2): 1–22.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Peter Hillis Abstract In the nineteenth century many farmers kept a diary of the farming year to record such features as the weather, crop yields, animal husbandry, and prices. Research into church and people in the parishes of Fordyce and Portsoy in North East Scotland led to the discovery...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (1): 17–34.
Published: 01 January 2006
... settlement. This essay is part of the reappraisal of rangeland burning. It uses archival evidence from station diaries and memoirs to answer the questions of why the pastoralists burned, how often they burned, and when they burned. These sources show that burning was an important management tool...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (1): 84–120.
Published: 01 February 2023
... annually to meet the nutritional needs of the Colombian people. Cabal indicated that by producing those 40,000 tons themselves, Colombia could save the $4 to 5 million that it spent every year to purchase imported wheat. Jacob George Harrar (hereafter JGH) Diary, March 19, 1953, folder 8, box 2, 311, 1.2...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (2): 187–214.
Published: 01 April 2017
... labeled “Wheat Pools Since 1915–16,” Farming Account Books 1896–1917, Diaries 1900–1955, Collection: Business, Individuals, University of Melbourne Archives, Melbourne, Aus. As well as yearly diaries, Coote kept detailed records of cropping yields and income from 1896 to 1955. William Alfred Joseph Pearse...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (2): 254–255.
Published: 01 April 2008
... diary reveals a woman of uncommon intelligence, with a strong desire to foster social reform through published essays or a novel. So powerful was this demand of her inner life that she constantly berated herself, her family, and her community in her diary for not meeting her interests. Colby...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 January 2002
... Collection 1808, GrCHS John Burroughs , My Boyhood (Garden City: Doubleday, 1924 ), 12 -16 Ann-Janette Dubois Diary, 21 September 1837 13 June 1838, GrCHS 10 Alexander Coventry Diary, 12–15 May 1786 12–14 April 1789 1978 typescript edited by the Albany Institute of History and Art...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (4): 438–466.
Published: 01 October 2001
... Specialization in the United States," Agricultural History70 (Winter1996): 90 -101 James T. Lemon’s emphasis on the importance of geography in The Best Poor Man’s Country is still a valuable source 4 E. D. Smith, Diaries, 1855 W. A. Mackintosh , "Economic Factors in Canadian History," Canadian...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 682–743.
Published: 01 October 2019
... Press. Carpenter, James. 1882. Diary entry for Nov. 11. https://ruraldiaries.lib.uoguelph.ca/james-w-carpenter . Carriel, Mary Turner. 1911. The Life of Jonathan Baldwin Turner. Jacksonville, IL. Carson, Rachel. 1962. Silent Spring. New York: Houghton-Mifflin. Carter, Kathryn. 1999...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (2): 328–329.
Published: 01 May 2023
... , Lucy Maddox details everyday life, individual biographies, and the interpersonal relationships on Rose Hill, an Upper South plantation on Sassafras Neck, through the 1840s. Maddox's study is unusual because it benefits from a woman's diary. Few such diaries remain from antebellum-era, midsize, mixed...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (2): 269–270.
Published: 01 April 2007
... of Australianness? Chapter two explores single farm women's relationships with relatives and neighbors. Women's diaries and letters show them as the cement that held communities together. They instigated and managed leisure activities: they made and received visits and provided the labor for social events in nearby...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (2): 212–232.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., and Their Contribution to the Australian Bush Tradition (Carlton: Queensberry Hill Press, 1985), 129. 19. J. H. Maiden,“Some Native Australian Fodder Plants (Other Than Grasses and Salt-Bushes),” Year Book Australia 1913 (Commonwealth of Australia, 1913), 1190–96; William Alfred Joseph Pearse, “Diaries 1892–1947...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (2): 255–257.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Chana Lee Building Houses out of Chicken Legs: Black Women, Food, and Power . Psyche A. Williams-Forson . Copyright 2008 Agricultural History Society 2008 2008 BookReviews and church attendance, and her perceived lack of love inher home, Celestia poured out her discontent to her diary...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (3): 435–436.
Published: 01 July 2011
... History Summer grow rice. He and his wife settled in the town of Darien while he worked on nearby General s Island. He wrote a diary, lost it in a storm, and rewrote it in 1900, maintaining it until four months before his death in 1932. Buddy Sullivan, who has written more than a dozen volumes about...