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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 (2006) 80 (4): 436–460.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Allan G. Bogue Abstract Paul Wallace Gates was the leading American historian of the public domain during the latter half of the twentieth century and James C. Malin’s ecological approach to the history and environment of the North American grasslands brought important new perspectives to those...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (3): 571–573.
Published: 01 July 2019
... of sufficiency rendered it illegitimate, leading to its collapse. Colleen M. Moore James Madison University Asia Rubber and the Making of Vietnam: An Ecological History, 1897 1975. By Michitake Aso. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2018. 426 pp., $32.95, paperback, ISBN 978-1-4696-3715-0...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (1-2): 289–291.
Published: 01 May 2022
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (3): 453–455.
Published: 01 August 2022
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (4): 591–593.
Published: 01 October 2015
... on the relationship between land use and conceptions of nature, progress, and morality. Philip Mills Herrington James Madison University Latin America Puerto Ricans in the Empire: Tobacco Growers and US Colonialism. By Teresita A. Levy. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2015. 200 pp., $28.95, paperback, ISBN...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (2): 258–259.
Published: 01 April 2016
... types of machinery. i would recommend it to anyone with an interest in agricultural and industrial history. Peter d. Griggs James Cook University Cairns 259 ...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (2): 260–261.
Published: 01 April 2016
... history, quantitative analysis, and interdisciplinary research. yongguang Hu James Madison University North America Political Landscapes: Forests, Conservation, and Community in Mexico. By Christopher r. Boyer. durham: duke university Press, 2015. 337 pp., $26.95, paperback, isBn 978-0-8223-5832-9...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (4): 587–588.
Published: 01 October 2017
... will never have a chance to collect first-hand information on footbinding. Aside from its methodological excellence, this book probably provides us the last chance to directly engage with those hardworking and respectable Chinese women. Yongguang Hu James Madison University ...
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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 (2018) 92 (2): 227–243.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Jodey Nurse-Gupta Abstract This article investigates a fair-ribbon quilt crafted by Bernice, Irene, and Edna Rudd to reveal the multiplicity of meanings that exist in a single artifact. The quilt was pieced together in 1901 from a variety of prize ribbons won by their father, William James Rudd...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (2): 174–200.
Published: 01 April 2009
... not quickly take root, William James Beai and Liberty Hyde Bailey led an expedition of scientists and journalists on a trip across northern Michigan in June 1888 to collect botanical samples, to find a site for a state forest reserve, and to recommend appropriate farming enterprises. This essay contends...
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Agricultural History (2003) 77 (4): 527–552.
Published: 01 October 2003
... ideal for family farms, so long as land values were sufficiently high. Drawing on census samples collected by James Irwin, the essay argues that the peculiar affinity between slavery and wheat-growing in Virginia can best be explained by property rights. Specifically, control over a captive labor force...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (3): 413–414.
Published: 01 July 2007
...Lee Zook Why Cows Learn Dutch and Other Secrets of Amish Farms . Randy James . Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 2007 Book Reviews NOTE 1. Elwyn B. Robinson, "The Themes ofNorthDakota History," inThe Centennial Anthologyof "NorthDakota History,Journalof...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (2): 127–146.
Published: 01 April 2005
...Jay M. Price; James Mershon; Teddie Barlow Abstract In many cases, residents in rural communities requiring specialized medical diagnostics and care have had to either endure long journeys to larger cities or do without. In response, a number of programs and services have emerged to bring...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (2): 200–224.
Published: 01 April 2015
... the economically successful or self-sufficient as exceptions to the “slaves without masters” thesis. For example, see, Michael P. Johnson and James L. Roark , Black Masters: A Free Family of Color in the Old South ( New York : W. W. Norton , 1984 ); Larry Koger , Black Slaveowners: Free Black...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (4): 389–412.
Published: 01 October 2004
... 2004 Notes 2 Fred Bateman and James D. Foust, "A Sample of Rural Households Selected from the 1860 Manuscript Censuses," Agricultural History48 (Winter1974): 75 -93 3 Fred Bateman and James D. Foust, "A Matched Sample of Households Selected from the 1860 United States...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (1): 128–129.
Published: 01 January 2014
...James C. Giesen © the Agricultural History Society, 2014 2014 NOTES 1. Jason Manthorne to James C. Giesen, email, Sept. 9, 2013. 2. Jay Manthorne to James C. Giesen, email, Nov. 27, 2013. JASON MANTHORNE (1982 2013) JAMES C. GIESEN JASON MANTHORNE, AGE THIRTY-ONE, DIED AT his...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (1): 137–138.
Published: 01 January 2009
...James L. Roark In Search of the Promised Land: A Slave Family in the Old South . John Hope Franklin and Loren Schweninger . Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 2009 Book Reviews In Search of thePromisedLand: A Slave Family in theOld South.By JohnHope FranklinandLoren...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (3): 411–413.
Published: 01 July 2007
.... By Randy JamesK. ent, Ohio: Kent StateUniversityPress,2005. 188 pp., $24.95, hardback,ISBN 0-87338-823-2. My first impression on beginning James's book was that it was a good portrait of Amish life for non-Amish people. As James is a professional person who had a lot of contact with theAmish...