Pacific Rural Press. Vol. XLIII. No. 12. March 19, 1892.

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Original publisher's black and white wrapper with an illustration of an umbrella tree in Fresno. 11 1/4" x 15 3/4." Pages 257-280, complete. Black and white illustrations and advertisements throughout magazine, complete. Pages are very clean and intact except for slight chipping at the spine. The Pacific Rural Press was a major agricultural journal that was published between the mid-nineteenth century and early twentieth century. Many of the articles give information and advice on the different parts of the agricultural industry. The following are some of the articles and features in this issue: "The Umbrella Tree," "A Butter War," "The Field: What a Mountain Farm Yields in a Year," "The Ornithologist: The Game Birds of Lassen County," "Swine Yard: Notes on Swine," "Putting Up Fruit at Home" [canning and preserving methods], and "The Irrigationist: The Irrigation Movement in Congress."