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Farming on the cut-over lands of Michigan, Wisconsin, and Minnesota

J. C. McDowell

Farming on the cut-over lands of Michigan, Wisconsin, and Minnesota

by J. C. McDowell

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Michigan.,
  • Wisconsin.,
  • Minnesota.
    • Subjects:
    • Cutover lands -- Michigan.,
    • Cutover lands -- Wisconsin.,
    • Cutover lands -- Minnesota.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby J.C. McDowell and W.B. Walker.
      SeriesBulletin / United States Department of Agriculture ;, no. 425, Bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ;, no. 425.
      ContributionsWalker, William Bohler, 1884-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS21 .A7 no. 425
      The Physical Object
      Pagination24 p. :
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL235603M
      LC Control Numberagr16001180
      OCLC/WorldCa16532813

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