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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (4): 417–437.
Published: 01 October 2004
... agriculture was strong. This article, which is part of a larger project that studies the transition from small farms to publicly owned forests in Appalachia, analyzes the agricultural patterns within five Blue Ridge Mountain hollows and the economics of subsistence farming in the early twentieth century...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (4): 594–608.
Published: 01 November 2022
... the nation. Fewer rural opportunities. So when you think about the infrastructure that it took to support family farms in previous decades and what it does now, there's simply fewer jobs and so people like Carr and Kefalas, and their book Hollowing Out the Middle , there they talk about brain drain which I...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (1): 140–141.
Published: 01 January 2016
...). This is not the story of the triumph of the american technological imperative (hollow as that victory may be), but its failure in one particular place. The paradox is that the faith in technology endured, even as the technology itself rarely met expectations. The book is exhaustively researched, with over 80 pages...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (1): 141–142.
Published: 01 January 2016
.... The river s geology proved too difficult or expensive to master. as a result, argues archer, the Brazos has retained more ecological integrity and has fewer manmade modifications than other major american rivers (xxii). This is not the story of the triumph of the american technological imperative (hollow...
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Agricultural History (2003) 77 (2): 325–332.
Published: 01 April 2003
... own the place and I know just about every hill and every hollow on it. I know all that about it by being in the family so long. It's a part of me. I don't know what I would do without it now." Restoring Traditions / 329 Photo 3: Augustin Manzanares, La Puente, New Mexico, 1998 Photo 4: The Oneida...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (3): 311–337.
Published: 01 July 2016
... Spinks , “Hollow Tail: Folk Operation for a Folk Disease,” Kentucky Folklore Record 20 (Jan. 1974 ): 3 – 8 ; Anderson , “Popular Beliefs,” 318 . Home Cures for Ailing Horses: A Case Study of Nineteenth-Century Vernacular Veterinary Medicine in Tennessee ANTHONY P. CAVENDER AND DONALD...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (1): 3–17.
Published: 01 January 2014
... , Methland: The Death and Life of an American Small Town ( New York : Bloomsbury , 2009 ), 15 – 18 ; Fink , Cutting into the Meatpacking Line , 35 , 64 – 65 . 13. Patrick J. Carr and Maria J. Kefalas , Hollowing Out the Middle: The Rural Brain Drain and What It Means for America...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (2): 172–187.
Published: 01 April 2002
... Hopkins and Henry McConnell to the mouth of American Fork Canyon "to cut and haul logs" and to construct a dam to divert water from the American Fork River into Cedar Hollow, and from the hollow across an adjoining bench, and into Dry Creek. In 1852 the territorial legislature ratified this action...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (4): 512–530.
Published: 01 November 2022
..., it was not before a significant number of farmers had left, or been removed from, their land. Works Cited Carr Patrick J. , and Kefalas Maria J. , Hollowing Out the Middle: The Rural Brain Drain and What It Means for America . Boston : Beacon , 2009 . Danbom David . Born...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (3): 472–499.
Published: 01 July 2021
... ideas for a program in Mexico,” Feb. 5, 1941, Folder 63, Box 10, Series 323, RG 1.2, Rockefeller Foundation Records (hereafter, RFC), Rockefeller Archive Center, Sleepy Hollow, NY (hereafter, RAC). 3. Wallace-Hull letter; “Wallace Off On Trip Today,” New York Times , Dec. 8, 1940, 36; Deborah...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (1): 45–67.
Published: 01 January 2014
... evocative photographs of farm buildings, and also of people using buildings. For example, a 1936 photograph from the New Deal sponsored settlement of Falls City, Nebraska, shows a farmwoman and a little girl inspecting a homemade storage cave made of hollow tile bricks. The month is May, and the cellar...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (2): 201–220.
Published: 01 April 2009
... tended to hide in cracks,hollow 219 AgriculturHalistory Spring stems,and crevicesof plantsand treeswhereit was impossibleto reach themby aerial sprayingS.ee,WACRI, PossibilitiesofChemicalControlofCocoa Pests: Reporton a Journeyto theGold Coast,November1944,byW.E. Ripper,1945,CO 852/599/1";Discussion...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 January 2006
... and country comedienne Mirandy of Persimmon Hollow, listeners heard talks from the secretary of agriculture, reports on new pig feeds, and interviews with winners of national 4-H competitions. The Farm and Home Hour audience was estimated at one point to be as large as ten thousand, including a significant...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (3): 398–417.
Published: 01 July 2011
... of faith in institutions that have turned out to be inept, hollow, harmful, and bureaucratically crippled in thought and pointed 409 Agricultural History Summer to major events during the 1970s, such as the Three Mile Island disaster, Watergate, the revelations of the Church Committee, and the end...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (1): 51–69.
Published: 01 January 2016
... years. They began their lives surrounded by goods that they or family members had made by hand: papier-mâché wallpaper, simple furniture, straw mattresses, lamps, blankets, and kitchen utensils. They cooked on the fireplace and stored water in a hollowed cedar stump. Then the rise of cotton prices...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (4): 531–552.
Published: 01 November 2022
... to recognize the early warning signs of the crisis long before it received national media coverage. Occasionally, churches and religious groups issued well-meaning official statements that rang hollow to struggling farmers who craved spiritual support from local clergy. But more often, the hard work of many...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (4): 235–255.
Published: 01 October 2012
... is highly ornate, but the references are unmistakable: Now soaring, now gathering; A restless mass swirling in the breeze, Swirling like myriad snowflakes; An indivisible mass, Blocking the light of the sun. But at the sound of thunder, Like a dizzying flock of sparrows, They head down into forested hollows...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (3): 297–321.
Published: 01 July 2011
... and botany. Instead of this being . . . the cause of rivalry and even conflict, Waterman reasoned, it should furnish a common ground for cooperation. But his hope that ecology could unite agriculturists and botanists ultimately proved hollow.32 In large measure, this was due to the fact that the debate...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (1): 93–114.
Published: 01 January 2013
... and carried the banner of the embattled white farmer, Evans had an overriding interest in uplifting the black race and celebrated gains in black land ownership. It is hard to see anything in Poe s incessant and hollow claims that he meant no injustice to the black man resembling Evans s rhetorical...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (3): 279–308.
Published: 01 July 2008
... illustratedversionof the iconicpaintingB. ack 286 2008 "Be Receptive to theGood Earth" to-the-landsettlementaslso adoptednames to reflecttheirpastoraland agrarian ethos. Examples includedBeaver Run Farm, Black Bear Ranch,CountryWomen, EarthCycle Farm,Magic ForestFarm,-Spring Hollow Farm,Table Mountain Ranch...