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Title:
The American farmer and rural register [microform]. : (Baltimore) 1872-1873
Alternative Titles:
  • American farmer
  • Rural register
Place of publication:
Baltimore
Geographic coverage:
  • Baltimore, Maryland  |  View more titles from this: City State
Publisher:
Saml. Sands & Son
Dates of publication:
1872-1873
Description:
  • -new ser. [8th] v. 2, no. 12 (Dec. 1873).
  • Began with: new ser. [8th] v. 1, no. 1 (Jan. 1872).
Frequency:
Monthly
Language:
  • English
Subjects:
  • Baltimore (Md.)--Newspapers.
  • Maryland--Baltimore.--fast--(OCoLC)fst01204292
Notes:
  • Microfilm.
  • Pagination is irregular. Some pages are stained.
  • The American Farmer and Rural Register was one of the most successful of the early farm papers and had the endorsement of such men as Jefferson, Madison, and Pickering. Founded by John S. Skinner, a postmaster at Baltimore, this partly eclectic magazine began as an eight-page quarto devoted to "rural economy, internal improvements, news, prices current," and ran through a dozen series to its end in 1897. It was illustrated throughout its long life, and contained news on agriculture, horticulture, and livestock, market prices, and activities of agricultural societies. Cf. American periodicals, 1741-1900.
  • Title from cover.
LCCN:
sf 89090733
OCLC:
10313745
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