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Title: Clayville Rural Life Center and Museum - Publications Series I - Living History Resource List #10: Garden Seeds for the 1850s
Author(s): Clayville Rural Life Center and Museum
Subject(s): Garden seeds Gardening--history--19th century
Abstract: This resource list pertains to garden seeds that would have been popular in the 1850s. The list is divided into two sections. The first is a list of garden seeds recommended for use in Springfield, Illinois. This was found in the "Transactions of the Illinois State Agricultural Society" (vol. 3 - 1857) by Simeon Francis. The second section describes how the garden was recreated at Clayville using two sources: "The Young Gardener's Assistant" by Thomas Bridgeman and "On Practical Gardening in Illinois" by Simeon Francis. 6p.
Issue Date: 1978
Publisher: Sangamon State University
Citation Info: Clayville Rural Life Center and Museum - Publications Series I - Living History Resource List #10: Garden Seeds for the 1850s. Archives/Special Collections, Norris L Brookens Library, University of Illinois at Springfield.
Series/Report: Clayville Rural Life Center and Museum - Publications Series I
Genre: Bibliography
Type: Text
Language: English
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/15316
Publication Status: published or submitted for publication
Peer Reviewed: is peer reviewed
Rights Information: University of Illinois
Date Available in IDEALS: 2010-04-02
 

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