1. Creator/Author:
  2. United States., Bureau of Agricultural Economics. (1)

Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln, and agriculture.

Authors:
Washington, George, Lincoln, Abraham, Jefferson, Thomas, Edwards, Everett Eugene, United States., Bureau of Agricultural Economics.
Other Authors:
Edwards, Everett Eugene, 1900-1952.
Item ID:
71200908410933; 71200908411221
Publisher:
[Washington, D.C.] : Bureau of Agricultural Economics, United States Department of Agriculture, 1937.
Call Number:
S441 .A15 1937
Physical Description:
vi, 102 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill., map ; 27-29 cm.
Topic:
Agriculture -- United States -- History.
Agricultural laws and legislation -- United States -- History.
State universities and colleges -- United States -- History.
Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Views on agriculture.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 -- Views on agriculture.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Views on agriculture.
United States. Department of Agriculture -- History.
Note:
"November 1937."; Pages 73-102 devoted to Lincoln.; "Everett E. Edwards is responsible for the selections and the introductory notes. A committee consisting of Roy F. Hendrickson, Mary G. Lacy, Caroline B. Sherman, and O.C. Stine assisted in the publication"--Foreword, p. iii.; CLICK ON WEB ADDRESS TO REACH THIS DOCUMENT.; Includes bibliographical references.; Washington and agriculture -- Jefferson and agriculture -- Lincoln and agriculture: Introductory note ; Milwaukee address on agriculture, 1859 ; Fist annual message to Congress, 1861 ; Second annual message to Congress, 1862 -- Agricultural laws of 1862.; A collection of observations on agriculture, by Washington, Jefferson and Lincoln, prepared in connection with the seventy-fifth anniversary of the founding of the United States Department of Agriculture and the passage of the Land Grant College Act ... 1862"--Foreword, p. iii.; Book, planographed; bound with staples in pasteboard.; Copy 1: Handwritten inscription in ink on t.p.: In this publication I sought to present selections which delineate the eminent contributions of three great Americans to the agriculture of their country, Everett E. Edwards, Sept. 12, 1944.
OCLC Number:
ocm06338300
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
Category:
Books & Pamphlets