1-20 of 58 Search Results for

ridge

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2014) 88 (3): 453–454.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Daniel Pierce Blue Ridge Commons: Environmental Activism and Forest History in Western North Carolina . By Kathryn Newfont . Athens : University of Georgia Press , 2012 . 400 pp., $26.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-8203-4125-5 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2014 2014 2014...
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2008) 82 (1): 134–135.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Steve Longenecker The Old German Baptist Brethren: Faith, Farming, and Change in the Virginia Blue Ridge . Charles D. Thompson Jr. . Copyright 2008 Agricultural History Society 2008 Agricultural History Winter merely adding a forty-page introduction does not justify the purchase...
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2004) 78 (4): 417–437.
Published: 01 October 2004
...Sara M. Gregg Abstract The small upcountry farms of Southern Appalachia were slowly fading away during the early twentieth century, but pockets of self-sufficient farms remained in places like the northern Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. These farmers, responsive to the constraints...
Image
Published: 01 November 2023
figure 1. Warning of contaminated soil. Blue Ridge Parkway, Watauga County, North Carolina. Author's photo, 2017. More
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2023) 97 (4): 649–655.
Published: 01 November 2023
...figure 1. Warning of contaminated soil. Blue Ridge Parkway, Watauga County, North Carolina. Author's photo, 2017. ...
FIGURES
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2003) 77 (2): 355–389.
Published: 01 April 2003
... of Black Hills Alliance, interview by author, Stillwater, Min¬ nesota, 10 August 1997 33 Ellison interview; Madonna Thunder Hawk of the Black Hills Alliance, an Oglala Lakota, interview by author, Pine Ridge, South Dakota, 26 June 1999. 34 Marvin Kammerer of the Black Hills Alliance, a rancher...
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2011) 85 (1): 50–71.
Published: 01 January 2011
.... Lemmon , “Last Buffalo Hunt of the Pine Ridge Indians,” Belle Fourche Bee , Aug. 26 , 1932 . 16. Lemmon , “First Arrival,” Lemmon Papers ; Lemmon , “My First Arrival on the Cheyenne River” ; Lee and Williams , Last Grass Frontier , 75 ; US Office of Indian Affairs...
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2001) 75 (4): 526–527.
Published: 01 October 2001
..., 1800-1900. Edited by Kenneth E. Koons and Warren R. Hofstra. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 2000. 314 pp., $48.00, hardback, ISBN 1-57233-072-4. Kenneth Koons and Warren Hofstra have brought together an impres- sive array of scholars to examine Virginia's Great Valley between the Blue Ridge...
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2004) 78 (2): 245–247.
Published: 01 April 2004
..., the Ridge and Valley, and the Blue Ridge Mountains that extend southward from the New River. Like all choices, this one has consequences. ...
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2014) 88 (3): 451–453.
Published: 01 July 2014
... in the shadows of press attention. Heidi Dodson University of Illinois Blue Ridge Commons: Environmental Activism and Forest History in Western North Carolina. By Kathryn Newfont. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2012. 400 pp., $26.95, paperback, ISBN 978-0-8203-4125-5. Kathryn Newfont has a two-fold purpose...
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2004) 78 (2): 247–249.
Published: 01 April 2004
... the region, resulting in conflicting boundaries. After a brief discussion of how each of these different choices alters the delineation of Appalachia, Davis opts for geography, defining southern Appalachia as those parts of the Cumberland Plateau, the Ridge and Valley, and the Blue Ridge Mountains...
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2012) 86 (2): 41–67.
Published: 01 April 2012
....14 The location of the pre-Acadian ranches between the Teche Ridge and the bluff reveals how their herding ecology contrasted with later ranches established on the higher prairie lands west of the bluff (Figure 4). Bayou Teche created both the bluff and the Teche Ridge between thirty-five hundred...
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2013) 87 (1): 141.
Published: 01 January 2013
... students and established scholars to present new material that pushes the boundaries of agricultural, rural, and environmental history. Kathryn Newfont, chair of the Regional Studies Department at Mars Hill College and author of Blue Ridge Commons: Environmental Activism and Forest History in Western North...
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2009) 83 (2): 254–255.
Published: 01 April 2009
... to have itsnameofficiallychangedto Pine Ridge, thenameofthefictionaslettingforLum & Abner,a show,RandalHall tells us,thatdidmoreto celebratesouthernmountainlife,culturea,nd language thandidanyothernationalradioprogramT.he affectionfortheprogram's...
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2009) 83 (2): 253–254.
Published: 01 April 2009
.... Lexington:Universityof KentuckyPress,2007. 280 pp40.00, hardback,ISBN 978-0-8131-2469-8. In 1936thetinyhamletofWatersA, rkansass,uccessfullpyetitionedthegovernmentin LittleRock to have itsnameofficiallychangedto Pine Ridge, thenameofthefictionaslettingforLum & Abner,a show,RandalHall tells us,thatdidmoreto...
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2000) 74 (4): 723–758.
Published: 01 October 2000
... mountain range atop the Piedmont, and its ridges are composed of the most resistant, sand-sized materials. Most Piedmont soils have kaolinite clay subsoil, but natural erosion moved the fine silts and clays to lower slopes and carried clays deeper into the soil profile, leaving ridges covered with sandy...
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2001) 75 (3): 365–366.
Published: 01 July 2001
... regional studies. Mississippi may have a stereotyped national reputation, but the state in reality consisted of sharply contrasting sections. In the case of the YazooMississippi Delta, the antebellum plantation legacy was limited to the areas adjacent to the Mississippi River or the inland ridges...
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2001) 75 (2): 249–250.
Published: 01 April 2001
... in 1898, the Rapid City School drew its students primarily from the Rosebud, Pine Ridge, and Cheyenne River reservations. By utilizing oral histories, newspaper articles, and school and reservation records, Riney addresses a series of issues: Why did students attend the Rapid City Indian School, how well...
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2014) 88 (3): 454–455.
Published: 01 July 2014
.... Blue Ridge Commons is one of the most original and important books in the field of environmental history in recent years. Newfont s highlighting of the notion of commons environmentalism not only vividly relates the history of the forests of western North Carolina, but also creates an invaluable...
Journal Article
Agricultural History (2015) 89 (3): 476–477.
Published: 01 July 2015
... of teachers, was born in evansville, indiana, and spent her young years in rabbit hash, kentucky until her family moved in 1890 to Walden s ridge in east Tennessee. she was bright, well educated, and a trained painter. Against her parent s wishes she married a mountain man, Frank miles, steeped in traditional...