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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (4): 548–549.
Published: 01 October 2010
...John E. Miller Beyond the Frontier: The Midwestern Voice in American Historical Writing . David S. Brown . © 2010 Agricultural History Society 2010 Agricultural History Fall fishermen's frontier?as "just one more step in the transformation of the relationship between humans...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 744–750.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Sara Egge Finding a New Midwestern History . Edited by Jon Lauck , Gleaves Whitney , and Joseph Hogan . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2018 . 396 pp., $55.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-1-4962-0182-9. © 2019 Agricultural History Society 2019 Featured Review The Lost...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (3): 361–362.
Published: 01 July 2001
...William E. Lass Barrios Norteños: St. Paul and Midwestern Mexican Communities in the Twentieth Century . Dioncio Nodín Valdés . Copyright 2001 Agricultural History Society 2001 Book Reviews / 361 worshippers' eyes on each other and on the minister. Michael Ann Williams and Larry...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (4): 832–833.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Richard O. Davies Community of Strangers: Change, Turnover, Turbulence & the Transformation of a Midwestern Country Town . Joseph A. Amato and John Radzilowski . Copyright 2000 Agricultural History Society 2000 832 / Agricultural History are intimately entwined in Southern...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (2): 162–180.
Published: 01 April 2000
... of Farm Economics28 (August1946): 635 -68 Kirkendall, Social Scientists, 195–261 Baldwin, Poverty and Politics, 325–419 Eastern Urban Liberals and Midwestern Agrarian Intellectuals: Two Group Portraits of Progressives Department of Agriculture in the New Deal JESS GILBERT Two groups...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (2): 304–306.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Jenny Barker Devine The Lost Region: Toward a Revival of Midwestern History . By Jon K. Lauck . Iowa City : University of Iowa Press , 2013 . 180 pp., $35.00 , paperback, ISBN 978-1-60938-189-9 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2015 2015 Agricultural History Spring...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (2): 268–269.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Megan Birk The Crops Look Good: News from a Midwestern Family Farm . By Sara Deluca . St. Paul : Minneapolis Historical Society Press , 2015 . 240 pp., $17.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-87351-976-2. © 2016 the Agricultural History Society 2016 Agricultural History Spring Colpitts...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (2): 274–275.
Published: 01 April 2007
...Jon Lauck From Prairie Farmer to Entrepreneur: The Transformation of Midwestern Agriculture . Dennis S. Nordin and Roy V. Scott . Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 Agricultural History Spring not always persuasive. For instance, the argument against an economic...
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Agricultural History (2003) 77 (3): 453–481.
Published: 01 July 2003
...Ginette Aley Abstract Three quarters of a century ago, writer Bess Streeter Aldrich sought to use her fiction to overturn a woefully inadequate portrayal of midwesterners and midwestern life; recent historians of rural midwestern women have been similarly motivated. Yet they have faced daunting...
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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 (2022) 96 (4): 616–618.
Published: 01 November 2022
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Agricultural History (2024) 98 (1): 116–118.
Published: 01 February 2024
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (3): 296–311.
Published: 01 July 2006
..., gangsters stealing from small town banks, prohibition officers raiding rural stills, or farmers hanging themselves from barn rafters. The climate of financial fear, whether real of exaggerated, added to this overall morbid tension, and midwestern rural society no longer projected an idealistic image...
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Agricultural History (2003) 77 (3): 420–452.
Published: 01 July 2003
...Allan G. Bogue; Brian Q. Cannon; Kenneth J. Winkle Abstract Historians have noted the importance of chattel-mortgage financing in nineteenth-century Midwestern agriculture, including its contribution to farmer distress but have not examined its incidence, purposes, or practices in detail. Here...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (4): 520–522.
Published: 01 October 2001
... century. Specifically, Blanke rejects the notion that the consumption ethic originated and was largely confined to a rapidly growing urban population and was fueled by the development of mass production and modern advertising. "Midwestern farmers," Blanke argues, "between 1820 and 1900, consciously took...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (3): 338–355.
Published: 01 July 2016
... , 1975 ); Schwieder , ed., Patterns and Perspectives in Iowa History ( Ames : Iowa State University Press , 1973 ); Schwieder , “Iowa: The Middle Land,” in Heartland: Comparative Histories of the Midwestern States , ed. James H. Madison ( Bloomington : Indiana University Press...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (3): 454–456.
Published: 01 July 2017
... to foster economic growth by constructing an image of prosperity, usually by displaying livestock, crafts, and art. Exhibits like these also promoted midwestern culture as progressive and dynamic. These boosters envisioned the Midwest as the pinnacle of civilization, more economically and culturally...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (1): 128–129.
Published: 01 January 2004
... favorably on Republican or midwestern opposi? tion groups. Many southern planters benefited from allotments because they were able to displace tenants and sharecroppers while cashing government checks. New Deal farm programs were hopelessly mixed with race and partisanship in ways that ultimately worked...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (1): 132–133.
Published: 01 January 2009
..., when a group of historians of midwestern origins and who had published on midwestern topics, gath ered to discuss regional consciousness and identity.The resulting collec tion of essays has all of the positives and negatives of most anthologies: the quality, subject matter, and historical approaches...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (2): 475–488.
Published: 01 April 2000
..., and scenic beauty. The Ozarks offered midwestern retirees such a place, and, with the exodus of thousands of rural families and the transformation of agriculture, the region also pre? sented the buyer plenty of land at cheap prices. Midwestern retirees began to move to the Arkansas Ozarks after World War II...