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agricultural history

Farm Security Administration

seldom had. However, in succeeding decades, these modernizing assumptions created conditions for Delta African Americans on resettlement projects to challenge white supremacy. Jane Adams and D. Gorton, "This Land Ain't My Land: The Eviction of Sharecroppers by the Farm Security Administration," ''Agricultural History'' Summer 2009, Vol. 83 Issue 3, pp 323-51 FSA and its contribution to society The Documentary photography genre describes photographs

Deal location Ames series The Henry A. Wallace series on agricultural history and rural studies date 1982 * Bernard Sternsher, ''Rexford Tugwell and the New Deal'' Rutgers University Press. 1964 Questia - The Online Library of Books and Journals * James T. Young, "Origins of New Deal Agricultural Policy: Interest Groups' Role in Policy Formation." ''Policy Studies Journal''. 21#2 1993. pp 190+. http

Brookings, South Dakota

On October 7, 2005, Brookings was featured on the reality-TV show ''Three Wishes (Three Wishes (TV series))''. Points of interest thumb right 200px The veterans memorial in Brookings. (Image:BrookingsVeteransMemorial.JPG) * McCrory Gardens and South Dakota Arboretum * South Dakota Art Museum * South Dakota Agricultural History Museum * Children's Museum of South Dakota * Coughlin Campanile * South Dakota State University * Frost Arena * Coughlin-Alumni Stadium


and antique pieces from the history of the city. Located in the hills surrounding Gangneung City, there is the revealing Daegwallyeong Museum. It consists of a private collection with more than 1000 artifacts and shows the agricultural history of the region. Climate Gangneung experiences a humid subtropical climate (Köppen (Köppen climate classification) ''Cfa'') with cool to cold winters and hot, humid summers. Since Gangneung is coastal city, the city is generally milder winters and relatively cooler summers than the rest of Korea.It is bordered by mountains to the west and the sea to the east. WikiPedia:Gangneung Commons:Category:Gangneung, Gangwon-do

Selkirk, Manitoba

Chuck Norquay, who drowned while doing what he loved best — fishing in the Red River. After Chuck was built in 1986, the town council decided to place Chuck in front of Smitty's Restaurant on Main Street. The Marine Museum of Manitoba, a collection of historical marine artifacts of Lake Winnipeg and the Red River area, is located in Selkirk. Selkirk is also the site of a Canadian Coast Guard base. The Selkirk Fair and Rodeo is held annually to celebrate the area's agricultural

history. It celebrated its 130th anniversary in 2008. History. - Selkirk Fair and Rodeo. Selkirk has three community newspapers: The Selkirk Enterprise, The Selkirk Record, and The Selkirk Journal.


;, signifying the area's past agricultural history. The historic oasis area shows its first archaeological evidence of settlement beginning about 3500 BCE. It was known by other names, such as '''Al-Khatt''' ( ), immortalized in the poetry of `Antara ibn Shaddad, Tarafa ibn Al-`Abd, Bashar ibn Burd (in his famous Ba'yya), and others. The word "Khatty" became the preferred "kenning" for "spear" in traditional poetic writing until

North Battleford

- '''''Total respondent population''''' '''''13635''''' '''''100%''''' Attractions thumb 300px Pioneer village at the Saskatchewan Western Development Museum in North Battleford (File:North Battleford SK - grain elevator.jpg) North Battleford is the home of one of four branches of the Saskatchewan Western Development Museum. This branch focuses on the agricultural (agriculture) history of Saskatchewan, including a pioneer village.

Norfolk County, Ontario

: Waterford Heritage & Agricultural Museum is located in Waterford's best known industrial landmarks “The Pickle Factory”. The museum exhibits the social, industrial, and agricultural history of the area through the use of interactive and engaging exhibits. Eva Brook Donly Museum The Eva Brook Donly Museum is a Victorian-period historic house museum that has been featuring displays of local history since it first opened in 1946. Located in downtown Simcoe and operated by the Norfolk Historical Society, which formed in 1900, the museum is renowned for its collections of artwork by the late William Edgar Cantelon and Eva Brook Donly. Here, you can see Dr. Troyer's infamous witch trap, Abigail Becker's gold medal presented to her for having rescued stranded sailors in 1854, an original Van Norman stove and much more. The museum also has an extensive archival collection of local genealogical historical material, including photographs, diaries, wills, legal papers, vital statistics, maps and more. Teeterville Pioneer Museum The Teeterville Pioneer Museum is a museum devoted to pioneer (Settler) life in the 19th century. It includes antique farm equipment as well as home and garden tools. Delhi Tobacco Museum and Heritage Centre The Delhi Tobacco Museum and Heritage Centre displays the agricultural (agriculture) and cultural history of the former township. Despite a province-wide smoking ban, the museum still guarantees its patrons the benefits of viewing the artistry and science of tobacco farming during the ''Golden Years'' of growing tobacco. It is located near Quances Dam. There is also a park nearby that is enjoyed by the local residents for picnics, barbecues, and for walking around with. It is closed on Sundays and major holidays. Backus Mill Heritage and Conservation Centre The Backus Mill Heritage and Conservation Centre, an open air museum featuring a historic grist mill and a nature center, is a National Historic Site (National Historic Site of Canada). Festivities Summary Unlike the majority of Haldimand or Norfolk County, Nanticoke a highly industralized community. Its industries supply up to 4000MW of electric energy to Southern Ontario through the Nanticoke Generating Station. This community is southeast of Simcoe (Simcoe, Ontario) in neighbouring Norfolk County (Norfolk County, Ontario) and south of Brantford (Brantford, Ontario). Nanticoke's residential area is bordered on the west by the Nanticoke Industrial Park, home to the U. S. Steel Canada Lake Erie Works (Stelco Lake Erie Works) and a number of smaller businesses, including Nelson Steel, Charles Jones Industrial , ESM, and Air Products. The neighbouring Esso Refinery Nanticoke on the northeast, and the Nanticoke Generating Station on the southeast are not part of the Industrial Park land, although this is frequently confused due to their proximity.

Brandon, Manitoba

According to the 2011 Canadian census (Canada 2011 Census), 2011 Canadian Census the population of Brandon is 46,061, an 11.0% increased from 2006, making it the second largest city in Manitoba. Brandon's land mass is 76.89 km 2 with a population density is 599.1 people per km 2 . The median age is 35.6 years old which is 5 years younger than the national average at 40.6 years old. There are 20,235 dwellings in Brandon with an occupancy rate of 95.5%, and the median cost of a dwelling at $219,747, lower than the national average at $280,552. As far as education goes, for those who are 25 to 64 years old, the highest levels of education are as followed; 49.6% of people have a post-secondary schooling degree, 30.1% have a high school degree (or equivalent too) and 20.2% have nothing. The unemployment rate is 6.0% in Brandon, lower than the national average at 7.8%. The median household income before taxes is $57,177, and after taxes at $49,836, which is a bit lower than the national average at $54,089. According to the 2011 National Household Survey, 91.0% of Brandon's residents are Canadian citizens, and about 9.0% of residents are recent immigrants (from 2001 to 2011). The racial make up of Brandon is; White (European Canadian)(77.3%), Aboriginal (Aboriginal peoples in Canada) (11.2%);'' First Nations (6.3%), Metis (Métis people (Canada)) (4.7%)'', Latin American (Latin American Canadian) (4.4%), East Asian (3.5%), Black (Black Canadians) (1.2%) Southeast Asian (1.0%), South Asian (South Asian Canadian) (1.0%), West Asian & Arab (Arab Canadians) (0.3%) and 0.1% of the population is multiracial while the rest of the population (0.1%) is of another group. Brandon has the highest Latin American percentage of any Canadian city over 10,000 people, most which are of Salvadoran (Salvadoran Canadian) decent (49.8%). class "wikitable" - ! colspan 4 Visible minority and Aboriginal population (Canada 2011 Census) - ! colspan "2" Population group!! Population !! % of total population - colspan


of the sharecropper system has also been identified in England Griffiths, L. ''Farming to Halves: A New Perspective on a Miserable System'' in Rural History Today, Issue 6:2004 p.5, accessed at British Agricultural History Society June 14, 2006 (as the practice of "farming to halves"). It is still used in many rural poor areas today, notably in Pakistan and India. The '''Qaumī Tarāna''' (Urdu:


, Czech Republic, for measuring people's brainwave patterns while they chewed different flavors of gum (bubble gum). commons:Confoederatio Helvetica

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