Norfolk Southern Farms, A Land Reclamation Project: report 1918

Creator
Jacobs, H. W.
Size
1 item
Location

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Call number
MSS 00071

Norfolk Southern Farms, A Land Reclamation Project, a report by H. W. Jacobs, January 1918. This 77-page report focuses on the reclamation of the Great Dismal Swamp, and includes seven photographs, charts on wheat export (1891-1915), average hog prices (1896-1915), average corn prices (1891-1917), Norfolk Southern Farms policy, climate information, transportation information, and soil analysis.

Scope/content

Norfolk Southern Farms, A Land Reclamation Project, a report by H. W. Jacobs, January 1918. This 77-page report focuses on the reclamation of the Great Dismal Swamp, and includes seven photographs, charts on wheat export, 1891-1915; average hog prices, 1896-1915; average corn prices, 1891-1917; Norfolk Southern Farms policy; climate information; transportation information; and soil analysis.

Physical description

77 pages

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Norfolk Southern Farms, A Land Reclamation Project: report, MSS 00071, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Received from Jospeh G. Svodoba, University of Nebraska Archives, June 28, 1974

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Jacobs, H. W. "Norfolk Southern Farms, A Land Reclamation Project," 1918

A report on reclamation of the Great Dismal Swamp. Includes 7 photographs, charts on wheat exports (1891-1915), average hog prices (1896-1915), average corn prices (1891-1917), Norfolk Southern Farms policy, climate information, transportation information, and soil analysis.

Box 2, Folder MSS 71

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Norfolk Southern Farms, A Land Reclamation Project: report, MSS 00071, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.