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The Resource Report of the Commissioner of Agriculture for the year 1862., (electronic resource)

Report of the Commissioner of Agriculture for the year 1862., (electronic resource)

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Report of the Commissioner of Agriculture for the year 1862.
Title
Report of the Commissioner of Agriculture for the year 1862.
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
Readex
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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United States
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  • 1836-1914
  • 1821-1891
  • 1828-1892
  • 1803-1895
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  • Alvord, C.T
  • Bartlett, Levi
  • Boardman, Samuel Lane
  • Boardman, Samuel P
  • Bollman, Lewis
  • Campbell, George W
  • Collins, V.D
  • Corbett, W.W
  • Dorr, S.M
  • Edwards, Samuel
  • Gardner, Thomas
  • Goodale, S.L.,
  • Grinnell, Josiah Bushnell
  • Hall, W.W.,
  • Harris, Joseph
  • Heffron, D.S
  • Howard, Sanford
  • Hoyt, John Wesley
  • Jackson, Charles
  • Lesley, J.P.,
  • Lippincott, James S.,
  • Loomis, L.C
  • Morris, John G.
  • Rathvon, S.S
  • Smith, J.H
  • Stickney, L.D
  • Thomas, J.J
  • Thompson, J.C
  • Warder, William
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Series statement
  • United States congressional serial set;
  • Ex. doc. / 37th Congress, 3rd session. House
Series volume
  • serial set no. 1168
  • no. 78
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  • United States
  • Great Exhibition
  • Agricultural exhibitions
  • Agricultural machinery
  • Agricultural pests
  • Agricultural production
  • Agricultural research
  • Agriculture
  • Animal breeding
  • Apples
  • Cattle
  • Chemical research
  • Cotton
  • Eggs
  • Entomology
  • Exhibitions
  • Families
  • Feeds
  • Flax
  • Flour
  • Food preservation
  • Grapes
  • Health
  • Horses
  • Maple products
  • Marble industry and trade
  • Orchards
  • Pear
  • Plant breeding
  • Poultry
  • Prairies
  • Quality of life
  • Rural families
  • Sheep
  • Silk worms
  • Sorghum
  • Sorgo
  • Sugar
  • Sweet potatoes
  • Syrups
  • Timber
  • Tobacco
  • Viticulture
  • Wheat
  • Wild flowers
  • Farmers
  • Florida
  • London, England
  • Maine
  • Morocco
  • New Hampshire
  • Rutland County, Vermont
  • West (U.S.)
Label
Report of the Commissioner of Agriculture for the year 1862., (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Act To Establish a Department of Agriculture (1862), precedes p. 4
  • The International Exhibition of 1862, by Prof. J.W. Hoyt, follows p. 25
  • Some outlines of the agriculture of Maine, by Samuel L. Boardman, p. 39
  • Florida, soil, climate, and productions, by L.D. Stickney, p. 59
  • The wheat plant, by Lewis Bollman, p. 65
  • Wheat-growing in New Hampshire, by Levi Bartlett, p. 96
  • Imphee and sorghum culture, and sugar and sirup making, by J.H. Smith, p. 129
  • Cultivation of the sorghum, by L. Bollman, p. 140
  • Wild flowers, by Thomas Gardner, p. 155
  • Climatology of American grape vines, by James S. Lippincott, p. 194
  • The grape, and its improvement by hybridizing, cross-breeding, and seedlings, by George W. Campbell, p. 209
  • On the culture of sweet potatoes at the North, and the mode of preserving them through the winter, by J.C. Thompson, p. 220
  • Remarks on the physiology of breeding, by S.L. Goodale, p. 222
  • Sheep husbandry in the West, by Samuel P. Boardman, p. 286
  • Sheep on the prairies, by Hon. J.B. Grinnell, p. 300
  • The Kerry breed of cattle, by Sanford Howard, p. 313
  • On stall-feeding cattle and sheep, by Joseph Harris, p. 317
  • Beef and beef-cattle of the West, by W.W. Corbett, p. 326
  • Remarks on the horse, in reference to the principles of form required to adapt him to special purposes, notices of breeds, &c., by Sanford Howard, p. 335
  • Raising poultry and eggs for market, by a New Englander, p. 345
  • Poultry, by D.S. Heffron, p. 358
  • Entomology, and its relations to the vegetable productions of the soil, with reference to both the destructive and beneficial insects, by S.S. Rathvon, p. 372
  • Additional observations on the ailanthus silk-worm of China, by John G. Morris, D.D., p. 390
  • The manufacture of maple sugar, by C.T. Alvord, p. 394
  • Flax-cotton; its adaptation to cotton machinery, by Hon. Charles Jackson, p. 405
  • Farm implements and machinery, by J.J. Thomas, p. 410
  • On the manufacture of flour, by William Warder, p. 423
  • Coal oil, by J.P. Lesley, p. 429
  • Marbles of Rutland County, Vermont, by S.M. Dorr, p. 448
  • Health of farmers' families, by Dr. W.W. Hall, p. 453
  • The preservation of food, by Prof. L.C. Loomis, M.D., p. 470
  • Timber on the prairies, by Samuel Edwards, p. 495
  • The agriculture of Morocco, by V.D. Collins, p. 499
  • Report of the Chemist of the Department of Agriculture, p. 508
  • Report of the Superintendent of the Garden attached to the Department of Agriculture, p. 540
  • Reports and tables of agricultural statistics, p. 546
  • Index follows p. 617
Color
multicolored
Control code
NB00000036635
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
684 p.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Other physical details
illustrations, tables
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Readex)108B2606F03602B0
Terms governing use
© 2007 by NewsBank, Inc. All rights reserved
Label
Report of the Commissioner of Agriculture for the year 1862., (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Act To Establish a Department of Agriculture (1862), precedes p. 4
  • The International Exhibition of 1862, by Prof. J.W. Hoyt, follows p. 25
  • Some outlines of the agriculture of Maine, by Samuel L. Boardman, p. 39
  • Florida, soil, climate, and productions, by L.D. Stickney, p. 59
  • The wheat plant, by Lewis Bollman, p. 65
  • Wheat-growing in New Hampshire, by Levi Bartlett, p. 96
  • Imphee and sorghum culture, and sugar and sirup making, by J.H. Smith, p. 129
  • Cultivation of the sorghum, by L. Bollman, p. 140
  • Wild flowers, by Thomas Gardner, p. 155
  • Climatology of American grape vines, by James S. Lippincott, p. 194
  • The grape, and its improvement by hybridizing, cross-breeding, and seedlings, by George W. Campbell, p. 209
  • On the culture of sweet potatoes at the North, and the mode of preserving them through the winter, by J.C. Thompson, p. 220
  • Remarks on the physiology of breeding, by S.L. Goodale, p. 222
  • Sheep husbandry in the West, by Samuel P. Boardman, p. 286
  • Sheep on the prairies, by Hon. J.B. Grinnell, p. 300
  • The Kerry breed of cattle, by Sanford Howard, p. 313
  • On stall-feeding cattle and sheep, by Joseph Harris, p. 317
  • Beef and beef-cattle of the West, by W.W. Corbett, p. 326
  • Remarks on the horse, in reference to the principles of form required to adapt him to special purposes, notices of breeds, &c., by Sanford Howard, p. 335
  • Raising poultry and eggs for market, by a New Englander, p. 345
  • Poultry, by D.S. Heffron, p. 358
  • Entomology, and its relations to the vegetable productions of the soil, with reference to both the destructive and beneficial insects, by S.S. Rathvon, p. 372
  • Additional observations on the ailanthus silk-worm of China, by John G. Morris, D.D., p. 390
  • The manufacture of maple sugar, by C.T. Alvord, p. 394
  • Flax-cotton; its adaptation to cotton machinery, by Hon. Charles Jackson, p. 405
  • Farm implements and machinery, by J.J. Thomas, p. 410
  • On the manufacture of flour, by William Warder, p. 423
  • Coal oil, by J.P. Lesley, p. 429
  • Marbles of Rutland County, Vermont, by S.M. Dorr, p. 448
  • Health of farmers' families, by Dr. W.W. Hall, p. 453
  • The preservation of food, by Prof. L.C. Loomis, M.D., p. 470
  • Timber on the prairies, by Samuel Edwards, p. 495
  • The agriculture of Morocco, by V.D. Collins, p. 499
  • Report of the Chemist of the Department of Agriculture, p. 508
  • Report of the Superintendent of the Garden attached to the Department of Agriculture, p. 540
  • Reports and tables of agricultural statistics, p. 546
  • Index follows p. 617
Color
multicolored
Control code
NB00000036635
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
684 p.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Other physical details
illustrations, tables
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Readex)108B2606F03602B0
Terms governing use
© 2007 by NewsBank, Inc. All rights reserved

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