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Pioneering in agriculture

Thomas Clark Atkeson

Pioneering in agriculture

one hundred years of American farming and farm leadership

by Thomas Clark Atkeson

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Published by Orange Judd publishing company, inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Reminiscences of Dr. Atkeson, dictated to his daughter and by her transcribed into a continuous narrative. The first portion was written in 1924 and appeared in the Country gentleman. cf. Foreword.

    Statementby Thomas Clark Atkeson and Mary Meek Atkeson.
    ContributionsAtkeson, Mary Meek.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsS417.A8 A3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination222 p.
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17042818M
    LC Control Number37004035
    OCLC/WorldCa3459874

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