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Agriculture

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 23 Collections and/or Records:

Agriculture; wildlife; irrigation, 1964

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Identifier: M060.02.0011.0023
Overview Offprints, notes, magazine articles
Dates: 1964

Ben Eastman for Colorado Reflections

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Identifier: couda-eastman
Overview Ben Eastman reflects on his life on the Western Slope and his time spent as an apple grower in Hotchkiss, Colorado. Discusses the history of the Western Slope, the mining and agriculture industries, and the history of Native Americans in the area, Utes in particular. Eastman discusses specifics of apple growing, including varieties of apples, land management, planting, harvesting, and hybridization.
Dates: Date Not Yet Determined

Blad, Enoch Paul, 1973 July 6

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Identifier: BPL75-141
Overview Republic County, Kansas, citizens were asked to tell stories of their lives as they lived and remembered them. The program was sponsored by the Belleville Public Library.
Dates: 1973 July 6

Blecha, Christina

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Identifier: BPL75-104
Overview Republic County, Kansas, citizens were asked to tell stories of their lives as they lived and remembered them. The program was sponsored by the Belleville Public Library.
Dates: Date Not Yet Determined

Buildings and Campus, 1910-1955

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Identifier: B002.04.0360.0006
Scope and Contents Contains photographs of buildings and the campus of the JCRS, including the cooperative store, the farm, poultry farm, a cow and the dedication of the New York Building. There are also three 8x10 inch negatives of the campus.
Dates: 1910-1955

Cedric Page for Colorado Reflections

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Identifier: couda-page
Overview Cedric "Rick" Page, professor of geography and urban studies at the University of Colorado, reflects on his research on the development of Dearfield, Colorado. Dearfield is considered a "Black town" because of the migration of African Americans out of the south and into the West. Page discusses the history of black communities settling Colorado and their efforts to establish towns and agricultural communities in the early 1900s.
Dates: Date Not Yet Determined

David Martin oral history interview

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Identifier: CSUmartin
Overview David Martin is interviewed in Greeley, Colorado.
Dates: Date Not Yet Determined

Elliott, Lee Roy, 1994 May 4

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Identifier: BPL94-067
Overview An oral history project of the Republic County Historical Society regarding the effect of World War II on the lives of Republic County people.
Dates: 1994 May 4

Haying, between 1911-1940

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Identifier: B063.03.0036.00053.00002
Overview Three unidentified men stand with two harnessed horses amongst several hay piles in a field. Behind them appears to be a baler and there is a stack of baled hay to the left of them.
Dates: between 1911-1940

Jeanne Williams for Colorado Reflections

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Identifier: couda-williams
Overview Jeanne Williams, author of historical novels, reflects on her childhood growing up in Kansas and Oklahoma. Williams discusses her books, "Valiant Woman," "Harvest of Fury," and many others which are based on the history of the West. Promoting her newest novel "Valiant Woman," Williams discusses westward expansion after the Mexican American War and Civil War and the industries present including mining, trapping, trade, farming, and more. Discusses her research for her novels, particularly the...
Dates: Date Not Yet Determined