Secondary Sources, Context, and Background

Agriculture: Chronologies, Dictionaries, Directories, Encyclopedias, Handbooks

Hurt, R. D. 1996. American Farms: Exploring their History. Malabar, FL: Krieger Pub. Co., 165 pp.

Guide to research and writing.

Schapsmeier, E. L. and F. H. Schapsmeier. 1975. Encyclopedia of American Agricultural History. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 467 pp.

Short (15-400 word) articles on persons, organizations, acts and laws, events. Subject indexes.

True, A. C. 1900. The Agricultural Experiment Stations in the United States. U. S. Dept. of Agriculture. Office of Experiment Stations. Bulletin; no. 80, 636 pp.

Descriptions of stations, their history, staff, equipment, and activities. Also overview, statistics, and list of publications.

Primary Sources

Periodical Indexes

Forestry abstracts, 1939- .
LOCATION: Harvard Forest:

Social Sciences in Forestry Bibliography (1985- ) continues Social Sciences in Forestry Bibliography (1967-87) which is not available at Harvard