The Hill Country of Northern New England; Its Social and Economic History 1790-1930. Harold Fisher Wilson.

The Hill Country of Northern New England; Its Social and Economic History 1790-1930

New York: Columbia University Press, 1936. First edition. 455p + 4 pls. and 13 maps and charts. No jacket (as issued?). Very good. Item #30211

Chapters on the "age of self-sufficiency," the coming of the railroad, rural decline and the lure of the city, the sheep and dairy industries, forestry, farmer education, summer recreation, etc. Horses are not treated at all. Vol. 3 in Columbia University Studies in the History of American Agriculture.

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