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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (4): 556–557.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Andrew Sluyter New Mexico's Spanish Livestock Heritage: Four Centuries of Animals, Land, and People . By William W. Dunmire . Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press , 2013 . 272 pp., $34.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-8263-5089-3 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2013 2013...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (4): 466–492.
Published: 01 October 2004
... need to devote more attention to the characteristics of slavery in anomalous areas that exist within broad staple-producing regions. Copyright 2004 Agricultural History Society 2004 "Fifty-Four Days Work Enslaved Labor in Colonial of Two Negroes" Somerset County, Maryland J. ELLIOTT RUSSO The uses...
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Published: 01 November 2022
Figure 6. FFA student passes the hat among four thousand farmers gathered at the Sioux City (Iowa) Municipal Auditorium to discuss their concerns regarding the 1985 farm bill. Reprinted courtesy of the Sioux City Journal . Photo by Ed Porter. More
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 656–681.
Published: 01 October 2019
... and have maintained their language and culture. The three original colonies, established along the James River in Dakota Territory in 1874, have grown to number some five hundred colonies distributed across five states and four Canadian provinces. This article describes and evaluates the contribution...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (4): 494–512.
Published: 01 October 2015
..., such stooping caused chronic back pain and, often, debilitating back injuries. In 1970 Latino activist Cesar Chavez implored Maurice Jourdane, a young lawyer of the California Rural Legal Assistance, to find a way to outlaw the tool. For the next four years, Jourdane and his supervisor, Martin Glick, worked...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (4): 513–535.
Published: 01 October 2015
...Marc McLeod Abstract This article explores the nature and meaning of sugarcane arson in Cuba during the first four decades of the twentieth century. In the scholarly literature as well as popular memory, the illegal burning of sugarcane has been seen as an important means by which marginalized...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (1): 1–13.
Published: 01 January 2010
... ’correct’ view. "The wicked problem construct is applied to four core ideas in the history of agricultural development—small farms, cash crops, agrarian ideals, and international development—to demonstrate the potential for using this concept to approach complex problems of historical interpretation...
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Agricultural History (2003) 77 (3): 391–419.
Published: 01 July 2003
...Donald J. Pisani Abstract "Federal Reclamation and the American West in the Twentieth Century" looks at four phases in the history of the Bureau of Reclamation. The first phase lasted from the adoption of the Reclamation Act of 1902 into the 1930s. In those years, the bureau attempted to create...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (1): 34–49.
Published: 01 January 2004
... and rural school consolidation in four midwestern farm newspapers provides an illustrative case study of this interaction. While publishers and editors promoted reformers’ recommendations, many farmers did not agree with or follow their advice. As a result, farm newspapers are better seen not as expressing...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (2): 166–190.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Susan E. Diggle; Louis A. Hieb Abstract Early Spanish colonists in regions of northern New Mexico and southern Colorado sought locations where irrigation works could be constructed to make new settlements possible. Between 1867 and 1872 four Hispanic villages, based on an economy of irrigation...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (2): 1–22.
Published: 01 April 2012
... of a four-volume journal kept by James Wilson, a farmer in the Banffshire Parish of Deskford between 1879 and 1892. This journal provides a detailed picture of many aspects of rural life including farming, family, neighbors, religion, friends, and entertainment. Moreover, Wilson wrote poetry and kept...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (2): 262–288.
Published: 01 April 2014
... filming. To wield such emotional power responsibly demands great attention to accuracy and nuance. In the fall of 2013 these four historians met at the Northern Great Plains History Conference to discuss Ken Burns's latest work on the Dust Bowl. Each of the panelists presents a different critique...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (2): 331–361.
Published: 01 April 2021
... restrictions on federally subsidized water to owner-occupied farms of one hundred sixty acres or less. He campaigned for the enforcement of these provisions for four decades, until they were eliminated by the Reclamation Reform Act of 1982. This article explores the sources of Taylor’s attachment to small-farm...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (3): 336–357.
Published: 01 July 2015
... in the small town of Pobla de Rugat, where he carried out transactions with wealthy, such as the purchase of a herd of nine hundred fifteen goats, nine dogs, and twenty-four donkeys for 10,165 sous, see, No. 23818, Sept. 14, 1495, Protocols, ACCCV. Furió , “Las élites rurales en la Europa medieval y...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (4): 567–568.
Published: 01 October 2007
...-series analysis, however, of the same data revealed a much more dynamic picture, suggesting that farmerswere actively clearing and fallowing fields for short periods in response to changing markets, national policies, and local institutions. Tucker and Southworth's comparisons of four different forests...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (3): 477–478.
Published: 01 July 2015
... and traditional gender roles. initially, the young couple was happy with their shared love of nature and as loving parents of four children. miles s journals provide valuable insights into the circumstances of her family life and the emotional toil that marital conflict and poverty had on her 477 Agricultural...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (3): 351–379.
Published: 01 July 2018
... intertwine. Farm Machinery in Argentina 353 Drawing on the archives of family-owned factories, invention patents, government documents, and oral histories of the men and women who used and designed domestic farm machinery, this article addresses four questions: How were farmers introduced to foreign farm...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 744–750.
Published: 01 October 2019
..., and the editors accomplished the task by organizing them into six parts. Parts One and Two feature seven pieces with a broad geographic or theoretical scope, while essays in Parts Three, Four, Five, and Six examine topics more narrowly defined. All of the authors are established scholars, and the topics...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (3): 261–288.
Published: 01 July 2004
... , Landed Enterprise and Penal Society: A History of Farming and Grazing in New South Wales Before 1821 (Sydney: Sydney University Press, 1976 ), 24 Watkin Tench , " A Narrative of the Expedition to Botany Bay " reproduced in Sydney’s First Four Years, being a reprint of A NARRATIVE...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (4): 565–567.
Published: 01 October 2007
...). The editors have organized the book into four parts-an introduction to human dimensions research, conceptual models, methods, and case studies (the heart of the book). The models and methods sections do a fine job translating complex concepts across disciplines, and the case studies are all fascinating...