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Agricultural History (2003) 77 (2): 293–324.
Published: 01 April 2003
... citizen-villagers. From the heirs’ point of view, the subsequent American system of adjudicating ownership of these traditional properties proved inadequate, leading to the loss of two-thirds of their commons to American land speculators and the U. S. National Forest. Like the Native Americans, the heirs...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (3): 336–357.
Published: 01 July 2006
... their limited financial and labor resources into household equipment and furnishings, knick-knacks and personal adornment, land, and homes. They used the legal system to secure their property and convey it to heirs even as unscrupulous landlords conspired against them. But purchasing land could limit a family’s...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (2): 272–274.
Published: 01 April 2007
... of Ottobeuren. The propertied tenant farmers negotiated stable terms of tenure and practiced partible inheritance-the partition of the estate among the heirs. They were men of privilege and power, quite distinct from the smallholders and artisans who comprised more than 60 percent of the population...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (1): 123–124.
Published: 01 January 2000
... this contributed to a successful wine industry there, or the legendary volatility of the Gascognard. Wilson alludes to how the complex legal, social, and cultural issues affect the growth as well as the taste of wine in his discussion of how the Napoleonic Code mandated the division of vineyards among heirs...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (2): 41–67.
Published: 01 April 2012
... Manuscripts, Clements Library, University of Michigan–Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, Mich. (hereafter Louisiana Land Surveys); Brief of Complaints by the Dauterive Heirs, MS 2001-246-RL.13, Historic New Orleans Collection, New Orleans, La. (hereafter HNOC); Stephen K. Williams , ed., Cases Argued and Decided...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (1): 126–127.
Published: 01 January 2018
...-940425-89-4. The lack of evidence surrounding George Washington s early years has left room for a great deal of scholarly speculation. Depicted as a privileged heir to a long line of English (and Anglo-Saxon) virtues through much of the 1800s, Washington had become by 1900 a self-made American...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (3): 536–537.
Published: 01 July 2021
... included a Teaching Resources section of readings, websites and films, as well as notes and an extensive bibliography. This book will make anyone who thinks of technology and environment as separate and opposed think again. It is the worthy heir to The Illusory Boundary (2010), which first laid out...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (2): 242–243.
Published: 01 April 2004
... households. At that point the chosen one and his family moved into the father's house in order to take care of the parents until their deaths. The unmarried women in the family also remained in the paternal household during their lives. Benjamin was unable to choose an heir because Hiram was his only son...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (1): 127–128.
Published: 01 January 2018
.... 293 pp. $79.99, hardback, ISBN 978-1-940425-89-4. The lack of evidence surrounding George Washington s early years has left room for a great deal of scholarly speculation. Depicted as a privileged heir to a long line of English (and Anglo-Saxon) virtues through much of the 1800s, Washington had become...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (4): 668–669.
Published: 01 October 2020
...: abandoning his first fiancée, paying off his former botanical illustrator s heirs, and procrastinating in the writing and publishing of his travel accounts, preferring to hobnob with members of society instead. In 1772, Banks was removed from Captain Cook s second voyage when his cabin reconfigurations were...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (2): 270–272.
Published: 01 April 2007
... inheritance-the partition of the estate among the heirs. They were men of privilege and power, quite distinct from the smallholders and artisans who comprised more than 60 percent of the population, constituting its more radical element. Chapter two argues for the "centrality of boundary" in a highly...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (4): 669–671.
Published: 01 October 2020
..., paying off his former botanical illustrator s heirs, and procrastinating in the writing and publishing of his travel accounts, preferring to hobnob with members of society instead. In 1772, Banks was removed from Captain Cook s second voyage when his cabin reconfigurations were deemed too demanding...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (3): 371–373.
Published: 01 July 2004
...)? Conclusions to the whole of agriculture should not rest upon a friend driving all night to purchase 4,000 steers, saving a feedlot in precarious financial condition, the accidental death of an heir precluding family strife over the di? vision of assets, and a sweetheart deal on 27,300 acres of the nation's...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (2): 200–224.
Published: 01 April 2015
... , Agriculture, Charleston District; Eighth Census , Population, Charleston District. 16. William Noll's and Francis Scott's estates are both listed in the tax returns and thus shared by their heirs who farmed the land in 1860. Elias Cumbo is listed as the third free person of color who owned property...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (4): 443–463.
Published: 01 October 2007
...,often known as "The Good Patroon," had permittedhis tenantsto fall into arrearson theirrentB. ut followingthedepressionof thelate1830s,his two sons found that their father was four hundred thousand dollars in debt-roughly thesame amounthis tenantsowed inback rentsT. heir effortstocollect...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (4): 452–472.
Published: 01 October 2013
... during the Revolution. As Mark Wasserman notes, when pressures from agrarians grew so strong that expropriation looked inevitable, the Zuloagas sold their largest hacienda, Bustillos, to the Mennonites. 30 In September 1921 Froese and Rempel signed the land deal with the heirs of Carlos Zuloaga...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (3): 497–523.
Published: 01 July 2002
... anytime to any fellow citizen; a scribbled bill of sale or quitclaim answered the same purpose as a formally executed warranty deed in Kansas, Missouri, or Arkansas. More often than not, a simple oral agree? ment was enough to secure transfer of possession. When he died, the place descended to his heirs...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (4): 538–565.
Published: 01 October 2014
... truck driver for the Tournons back then and later with several Tournon heirs. Without missing a beat, he then informed me that the only surviving heir he knew of today, Pascuala he thought was her name, was now delivering what little coffee she produced to the co-op processing plant, an exceedingly rare...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (3): 349–372.
Published: 01 July 2011
... of Puerto Rico . According to the documents, fifty-eight of his workers were white, while nine were black. Also, no record for the sugarcane tonnage was reported but an overall production quantity was listed as 29,400 pounds. 27. In 1902 the eldest heir to the Antonio Guarch property, Julia Guarch Ríos...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (2): 141–165.
Published: 01 April 2010
... the notionthat ethnicand religiousdifferencecsonstitutedfundamentadl ivisionsamong farmpeople; in theireyes,producershad to standtogetheragainstthe processorsand merchantswho profitedunfairlyfromtheirlabor.The Grange,Dairymen'sLeague,and GLF made deliberateefforttso involve immigrantfarmersT. heir approach...