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Henry A. Wallace"s irrigation frontier

Henry Agard Wallace

Henry A. Wallace"s irrigation frontier

on the trail of the corn belt farmer, 1909

by Henry Agard Wallace

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Published by University of Oklahoma in Norman .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Wallace, Henry Agard, 1888-1965 -- Travel -- West (U.S.),
    • Irrigation farming -- West (U.S.),
    • Irrigation -- West (U.S.),
    • Agriculture -- West (U.S.),
    • West (U.S.) -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited and with an introduction by Richard Lowitt and Judith Fabry.
      SeriesThe Western frontier library ;, 58
      ContributionsLowitt, Richard, 1922-, Fabry, Judith K.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS616.U6 W35 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 228 p. :
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1531466M
      ISBN 10080612332X
      LC Control Number91008976
      OCLC/WorldCa23177650

      Henry Agard Wallace (October 7, – Novem ) was the 33rd Vice President of the United States (–45). He was also the eleventh Secretary of Agriculture (–40). In addition, he was the tenth Secretary of Commerce (–46).Born: Henry Agard Wallace, October 7, , . Four Common Problems with Landscape Irrigation Systems. Four Common Problems with Landscape Irrigation Systems. Irrigation systems can offer a number of excellent benefits. At the very least, they keep you from needing to remember to regularly water your garden or landscape.


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