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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (3): 422–423.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Dolly Jørgensen Sir Hugh Plat: The Search for Useful Knowledge in Early Modern London . By Malcolm Thick . Totnes, Devon : Prospect Books , 2010 . 432 pp., $60.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-1-903018-65-1 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2011 2011 Agricultural History Summer...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (3): 420–422.
Published: 01 July 2011
... for Useful Knowledge in Early Modern London. By Malcolm Thick. Totnes, Devon: Prospect Books, 2010. 432 pp., $60.00, hardback, ISBN 978-1-903018-65-1. Sir Hugh Plat (1552 1608) is no stranger to agricultural historians. His entry in the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography gives homage to his books...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (3): 423–424.
Published: 01 July 2011
... pages and then data was added to the sections as new information was discovered or new questions developed. Unfortunately, Thick lets the details in Plat s extensive notes and publications obscure his own historical analysis on many occasions. Long quoted passages and lack of social context for Plat s...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (4): 484–510.
Published: 01 October 2016
.... Sundberg. West Feliciana section outlines georeferenced from official plat books between 1827 1853, office of State lands, louisiana.gov, httpswwwslodms.doa.la.gov/historicaldocument (accessed June 14, 2016); Cartographic boundary Shapefiles Counties, 2015, uS Census bureau, httpswww.census.gov/geo/maps...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (2): 41–67.
Published: 01 April 2012
... and transcripts of testimony, through case summaries and reports, acts of Congress confirming approved claims, surveys and patents, and original plat maps for each township. General Land Office reports to Congress appear in the American State Papers: Public Lands , 8 Vols. ( Washington, DC : Gales...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (2): 502–514.
Published: 01 April 2000
...? thorities had not enforced platting regulations in the countryside for four years. Regulations called for subdivisions to be built on platted land. Plat? ting entailed mapping out subdivisions to show the correct dimensions of property, streets, and public use areas. The system was ignored for so long...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (2): 200–224.
Published: 01 April 2015
... , Masters of Small Worlds , 65 . 11. Robert H. and Daniel Peagler Plat for 800 Acres on Santee River , 43 : 39 , Charleston Series , SC State Plats, SCDAH; Will of Henry Peagler ; Seventh Census , Agriculture, Charleston District ; Seventh Census , Population, Charleston District...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (3): 323–351.
Published: 01 July 2009
...; Plat of Phillipston Plantation, Plat Book 1, Chancery Clerk’s Office, Leflore County Courthouse, Greenwood, Mississippi; Kathryn Richardson Brown interview with authors, Mar. 17, 2005, Leflore County Courthouse, notes in authors’ possession. 6 Scott, Seeing Like a State; Jess Gilbert, "Low...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (2): 188–207.
Published: 01 April 2002
... Project began in 1904. In February engineers investigated the feasibility of reclamation there, and on April 23 the agency allotted funds to build a gravity system north of the river. In May surveyors finished subdividing lands on both sides of the river and filed plats with the General Land Office...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (2): 260–262.
Published: 01 April 2006
...). The owner of one large ranching operation, he notes, "has Mexicans to herd his stock, they are called Vaqueros, in Spanish they can ride as though they grew on the horse, they have what they call rehattas, or lasso's, made of raw hide cut in strips and platted, like a thick whip lash they ride after...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (2): 448–462.
Published: 01 April 2002
... on the Columbia Basin Project in 1948, the Bureau of Reclamation had limited power to influence either their selection or their progress.20 First, out of over eighty units originally platted, the government owned and could screen purchasers for only fourteen. A similar percentage of government ownership held...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (2): 364–380.
Published: 01 April 2002
... in the first decade of the twentieth century, as were several other towns in the county, following the completion in 1905 of the St. Louis, Brownsville, and Mexico Railroad, the first to cross the entire county. The town was created, platted, and marketed throughout the country by two experienced real estate...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (4): 443–463.
Published: 01 October 2007
..., was even more feverish than in other parts of the trans-Mississippi West. Outside themining districtsm, ost townswere platted on Mexican grants. But the soaring price of lots, and the fact that they changed hands so rapidly, made them a safer bet than farmland. That made the economy of early California...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (2): 220–235.
Published: 01 April 2008
..., Folder 1891 Sept. 1-10, Box July 12,1898, 1; A. J. Boyd 6; to W. W. Fuller, Apr. 28, 1892, Folder 1892 Apr. 21-30, Box 2, Benjamin Newton Duke Papers, Special Collections, Perkins Library, Duke University, Durham, NC. 20. Land patents, deeds, and plats in Henry County for different branches...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (2): 140–154.
Published: 01 April 2004
... to Wolfskill's grant to the west. According to one observer the resulting plat "was more irregular than the map of Italy." Said another, it "stretched out in a zigzag, crooked, and irregular form" not only to include the desired portions of the grant, but also to "catch in their net" several improvements...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (3): 388–406.
Published: 01 July 2014
... of $1.25 an acre, contingent on building an irrigation system. Granger planned five hundred fifty miles of laterals and branches that would irrigate a total of forty thousand acres, and he oversaw the platting of two town sites, Sunnyside and Zillah, the latter named after Oakes s daughter. Advertised...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (1): 50–73.
Published: 01 January 2005
... the forms in each plat were simply combina- tions of the characters of the parent forms." This was surprising because Spillman, like most animal and plant breeders, held the same views as Darwin: that traits from parents blended over the generations to create new forms. Here was evidence that those traits...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (1): 28–57.
Published: 01 January 2002
..., 4,554, and in 1871, 7,234. They comprised most of the inhabitants of Victoria County. No villages were worthy of mention even if the province had laid a town plat at Edmundston. Ninety percent of the population was French-speaking, of French-Canadian, or Acadian descent. The Madawaska territory...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (1): 78–116.
Published: 01 January 2004
... together to pattern a varied and complicated response to the pressures unleashed by the American involvement in the Great War. The first was the growing social and cultural distance between local merchants and area farmers. Al? though Yankee speculators had platted Richmond and Cold Spring in the 1850s...