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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Bill Waiser Cowboys, Gentlemen, and Cattle Thieves: Ranching on the Western Frontier . Warren M. Elofson . Copyright 2002 Agricultural History Society 2002 Book Reviews / 125 Cowboys, Gentlemen, and Cattle Thieves: Ranching on the Western Fron? tier. By Warren M. Elofson. Montreal...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (1): 19–38.
Published: 01 January 2000
... Slavery to Freedom," Public Culture7 (Fall1994): 107 -46, esp. 117 34 Thomas Webber , Deep Like the Rivers: Education in the Slave Quarter Community, 1831–1865 (New York: W.W Norton Co., 1978 ), 66 . "Negro Markets, Thieves" or Enterprising the Law, and African American Regulation...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (4): 462–477.
Published: 01 October 2005
..., Gentlemen & Cattle Thieves: Ranching on the Western Frontier (Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2000 ), 27 -28 Simon M. Evans , The Bar U & Canadian Ranching History (Calgary: University of Calgary Press, 2004 ), 149 -67 2 Elofson, Cowboys, Gentlemen & Cattle...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (1): 126–127.
Published: 01 January 2002
..., made possi? ble the successful day-to-day running of the first ranches. In fact, the mate? rial dealing with the life of the cow hand is quite instructive. Elofson also disputes the idea that the Mounties always got their man and suggests that cattle thieving by two-legged predators constituted a major...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (3): 296–311.
Published: 01 July 2006
... striking two people?a customer and the vice pres? ident. Another gang of bandits carried out a violent spree in which they attacked the entire small Iowa town of Danbury one August night in 1932. Several of the thieves bound and gagged the night watchman and carried him out to a cornfield, while other...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (1): 114–116.
Published: 01 January 2005
... 116 / Agricultural History them aside" (53). Female thieves, principally of wood and crops, were just as assertive as the predominantly male sheep-stealers and poachers. Shakesheff's material on the survival techniques of the poor, drawn from court records and press accounts, is first rate...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (1): 116–118.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Murdo J. MacLeod Becoming Maya: Ethnicity and Social Inequality in Yucatán since 1500 . Wolfgang Gabbert . Copyright 2005 Agricultural History Society 2005 116 / Agricultural History them aside" (53). Female thieves, principally of wood and crops, were just as assertive...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (4): 274–275.
Published: 01 October 2012
... performed miracles such 274 2012 Book Reviews as turning bees into soldiers and a skep beehive into a brass helmet for a chieftain to wear as he and the soldiers battled cattle thieves. The development of rational beekeeping provided European women with new roles to fill, and Horn shows how they were...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (3): 434–435.
Published: 01 July 2011
... Ellsworth, Newton, Wichita, and Dodge City. His adventures included stampedes, blizzards, grasshoppers, being kicked in the head by a horse, encounters with horse thieves and cattle rustlers, fighting prairie fires, and a clash with irate homesteaders. Maynard left the life of the open range and married...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (3): 435–436.
Published: 01 July 2011
... several cow towns, including Ellsworth, Newton, Wichita, and Dodge City. His adventures included stampedes, blizzards, grasshoppers, being kicked in the head by a horse, encounters with horse thieves and cattle rustlers, fighting prairie fires, and a clash with irate homesteaders. Maynard left the life...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (4): 275–277.
Published: 01 October 2012
... for a chieftain to wear as he and the soldiers battled cattle thieves. The development of rational beekeeping provided European women with new roles to fill, and Horn shows how they were encouraged to take up beekeeping by authors of early beekeeping books. In the nineteenth century, Samuel Bagster s book...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (3): 551–553.
Published: 01 July 2021
... histories to trace a secretive system of cultivation that he describes as cryptoculture: remote and shifting systems of farming designed to conceal crops and entire settlements from the roving eyes of passing soldiers, taxmen, or thieves (236). Peasant families produced small-scale yields of sugar, coffee...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (4): 143–168.
Published: 01 October 2012
... . 4. Fitch et al., Caring for the Green Zone , 33 . These grasses were also sown by cattlemen operating on the false presumption that they would out-perform the native varieties. See, Warren M. Elofson , Cowboys, Gentlemen and Cattle Thieves: Ranching on the Western Frontier ( Montreal...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (2): 147–174.
Published: 01 April 2014
...,” Macleod Gazette , June 23 , 1900 . 39. “Sale of Unbranded and Wild Cattle,” Northern Territory Times , Dec. 7 , 1900 ; “Country Notes,” Northern Territory Times , Dec. 11 , 1886 ; Elofson , Cowboys, Gentlemen and Cattle Thieves: Ranching on the Western Frontier ( Ithaca...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (2): 244–259.
Published: 01 April 2002
... Stinkowicz [thieving son of a stinker], will be apprehended someday, and may the Lord have mercy on their black Russian hearts."24 The American Israelite, published in Cincinnati, attributed the colony's demise to its having been organized "on so-called socialistic lines."25 Joseph Nudelman's departure...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (3): 253–280.
Published: 01 July 2005
.... 45 Warren M. Elofson , Cowboys, Gentlemen & Cattle Thieves: Ranching on the Western Frontier (Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2000 ), 99 -133 Fred White to unknown correspondent, Jan. 4,1889, File 43, Vol. 26, Series A-l, RG 18, National Archives of Canada, Ottawa...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (2): 182–203.
Published: 01 April 2007
..., Managers, and Customers in American Department Stores, 1890-1940 (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1986 ); Elaine S. Abelson , When Ladies Go A-Thieving: Middle-Class Shoplifters in the Victorian Department Store (New York: Oxford University Press, 1989 ). 5 William Cronon...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 January 2013
...: Horse Thieves,” Atlantic Monthly 113 ( Feb. 1914 ): 170 – 77 ; Stewart , “Letters of a Woman Homesteader: Calling on the Mormons,” Atlantic Monthly 113 ( Apr. 1914 ): 525 – 32 ; Dona Brown , Back to the Land: The Enduring Dream of Self-Sufficiency in Modern America...
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Agricultural History (2003) 77 (2): 333–354.
Published: 01 April 2003
..., was no less sensitive or angry than that of other Maritimers. One aboriginal writer wrote: "We have had enough of waiting and talking and sitting at the back seat of the success bus. This land is our land and we are reclaiming it: taking it back from the thieves who took it, in the name of our ancestors who...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (1): 58–81.
Published: 01 January 2002
... their roads and byways. One correspondent wrote in alarm, "The country is running over with deadbeats, tramps and petty thieves, and are counted among the many pestiferous nuisance that infest our community." Another wrote of their habits of begging for food and a place to sleep: "Tramp, tramp, tramp...