Category: Farming


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Horticultural Humbuggery Among Western Farmers, 1850-1890

By: Hayter, Earl W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Indiana Magazine of History?: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019661

Condition: Fine

Inscribed by author. An off-print from the Indiana Magazine of History (v43, n3). Original publisher's white wrapper. No date, circa 1915. 6 3/4" x 10." Nineteen pages, complete (Pages 205-224). Author inscription on front cover in black ink: "From a 1934 alumnus. Earl W. Hayter." Pages and covers are clean and intact. Very minimal, if any, wear. A history and study of "horticultural humbuggery" or horticultural fraud which affected most... View more info

Sheppard's Famous Anconas, No. 15

By: Sheppard, Cecil H.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: 1922

Seller ID: 019129

Condition: Very Good

Original publisher's illustrated wrapper. Catalog No. 15. Illustration of an Ancona chicken in a landscape on front and back covers. 6" x 9." Ninety-six pages, complete. Order form in the back. Covers, spine, and pages are very clean. This catalog provides information on the Ancona chicken breed and how to take care of them. Sheppard advertises his strain of Anconas and lists prices of the chickens for ordering. View more info

Original Photograph - Sowing Wheat near Hartline, Wash.

By: Stapish, G. M.

Price: $47.50

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 019740

Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Original black and white photograph showing four farmers sowing wheat in a barren landscape near Hartline, Washington. Each farmer stands atop a seed drill pulled by a team of horses (the first team appears to include a donkey or a mule) lined up behind one another. Photograph mounted on gray mat board with "E. D. Reinhart, Hartline, Wash." impressed in the lower margin. Title is printed at the bottom of photograph in white text. No date, circa 1910s. Mat bo... View more info

Instructions for Successfully Operating Sure Hatch Incubators and Brooders

By: Sure Hatch Incubator Company

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Clay Center, Nebraska, Sure Hatch Incubator Company: 1906

Seller ID: 020341

Condition: Very Good

Original publisher's gray wrapper. 5" x 7 3/4." Thirty-two pages, complete. Black and white illustrations, complete. Pages and covers are very clean and intact. This pamphlet promotes Sure Hatch incubators and brooders and describes proper handling of the machines and equipment for hatching chicks. There are also descriptions of the incubation process, how to care for hens, and how to test eggs and monitor chick development. In the back is a list of prizes... View more info